Next-Gen Data Center
The Foundation for the Adaptive Enterprise

On-premises infrastructure will continue to play a critical role in the overall transformation of IT and digitization of businesses. Increasingly, enterprises are managing large, complex IT environments that straddle public and private cloud infrastructure.

 

AHEAD combines the latest capabilities in virtualization, containerization, and hyper / converged infrastructure to bring cloud-like performance to your data center—while managing the critical touch points with the rest of your enterprise cloud.

Key Solutions

Dive deeper into some of the most essential data center solutions we work on with our clients.
Software-Defined Infrastructure
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Combine virtualization, containerization, and hyperconverged infrastructure to bring cloud-like performance to your data center.
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Software-Defined Infrastructure
Combine virtualization, containerization, and hyperconverged infrastructure to bring cloud-like performance to your data center.
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Securely connect workloads and design a network architecture for both on-prem and off-prem.
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Networking
Securely connect workloads and design a network architecture for both on-prem and off-prem.
End-User Computing
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Connect users to applications and data through modern cloud and on-prem solutions.
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End-User Computing
Connect users to applications and data through modern cloud and on-prem solutions.
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Ensure data recoverability of your SaaS platforms, utilizing next-gen data protection.
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Data Protection
Ensure data recoverability of your SaaS platforms, utilizing next-gen data protection.

Top Partners

We partner with more than 200 leading innovators, including the top players in modern data center solutions.

Since its inception in 2007, AHEAD has been a key partner of Dell Technologies and is now a Titanium Black level partner.
1000+
implementations
350+
Dell Certifications

Advise, Transform, Operate

Example Services for Data Center

We execute dozens of specialized services across our core data center solutions. Whether through Advisory Services like assessments and strategy planning, Transformation Services like modernized deployments, or Managed Services like environment monitoring and support, we have tailored, end-to-end offerings to aid your infrastructure initiatives.
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Data Center Network Assessment

Network discovery and analysis of your existing data center network(s).

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Disaster Recovery Design and Deployment

Multi-phase approach to design and deploy a new DR architecture, whether utilizing a single application, on-prem, off-prem, or a combination.

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Infrastructure Managed Services

Proactively manage all systems and adhere to defined service levels for maintain the reliability of complex IT infrastructures, with industry-leading attention to service quality, consistency and security requirements

Accelerators

AHEAD PODs: Custom Converged Infrastructure

PODs Custom Converged Infrastructure - AHEAD PODs are a custom solution that address enterprise difficulties with IT infrastructure. As a customized converged infrastructure stack deployed much faster and at lower cost than most infrastructure, an AHEAD POD can be designed to be as complex or as simple as necessary, with customizations across product, integration, location, support, and more.
Differentiation
CI, HCI, network-style racks, or anything in between, custom-fit to your data center with components mixed and matched to fit your needs.
Agility
Customer-determined 'Day 2' support model, with option for AHEAD Managed Services for management, monitoring, and support.
Efficiency
Adopt a capitalized, operationalized, or utility-based approach.

Featured Resources

Workflow & Automation
Infrastructure as Code: The Gateway to Modern Platforms
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Next-Gen Data Center
Networking for the Modern Enterprise
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Networking for the Modern Enterprise
Next-Gen Data Center
Demo: Dell EMC PowerStore X User Interface
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Integrated Security
Demo: VMC Disaster Recovery with Dell RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines
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Team

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Tony Jaroszewski
Director, Specialty Sales Engineering

Currently learning more about:
“All of it, especially security, as it is constantly changing and evolving. It’s the one constant in the ever-changing world of IT that will always be needed.”

Mohammed Siddiqui
Principal Technical Consultant

Currently learning more about:
“I’m currently focusing on and learning more about security segmentation. We’ve seen high-profile Ransomware attacks in the news over the last few years and many organizations are concerned about CyberSecurity. They need a way to ensure sensitive systems are kept secure and isolated if there is a security breach, segmentation addresses this concern.”

John Cole
Service Delivery Senior Director

Future tech you’re excited about?
“Nano biotech. Programmatically eliminating disease with machine learning. This has as much promise for chronic disease treatment as drug therapy.”

Eli Mercado
Specialist Sales Engineer

Favorite quote: “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.”

Logan Johnston
Technical Consultant

Favorite quote: “If life were predictable it would cease to be life and be without flavor.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

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