“By switching to the CMS Cloud six years ago we have side stepped many of the day to day hardware and software management issues that don’t add any real value to the business, allowing the management team to concentrate on designing products that help our customers lower their cost and differentiate their products.”
Trumeter is a global company that has been operating in the UK since 1937, the USA since 1938 and Malaysia since 2003, with sales in more than 30 countries.
Trumeter’s innovative technology has been used by a number of world-class automotive manufacturers, including Jaguar, Landrover and Aston Martin.
Global Market Leader
s a world-renowned designer and manufacturer, Trumeter Technologies relies on the smooth operation of its product development, sales and manufacturing operations. Ensuring its IT systems are delivering true value and stay aligned with an expanding, International business.
Trumeter was founded in 1937 in Manchester to support the textile Industry with mechanical –based length measuring equipment. Today the company is acknowledged as a world leader in Sophisticated Measurement Products, Innovative Sensing and LED Technologies, serving a new range of client sectors.
Move to the cloud
In 2010 the business realised that with the planned expansion, both commercially and geographically, meant that existing IT Infrastructure would not cope, furthermore the management wanted to concentrate on the expansion of the core business, and not be distracted by ongoing IT issues, especially with the requirement for rapid upscaling of IT resources. 2010 marked the move by Trumeter to the CMS Cloud, delivering a truly resilient and scalable IT Infrastructure, fully 24*7*365. More importantly, CMS provides a complete support wrapper for the IT Infrastructure, liaising and advising on changes, and ensuring users carry on with their work.
Six years on and Trumeter can reflect that the move to the Cloud was a positive decision. Trumeter has grown significantly both organically and through acquisition, buying businesses both in the UK and the States. All acquisitions have been comfortably absorbed within the Cloud IT platform, and running and uptime have met and exceeded expectations. Trumeter continues on the path of growth with the confidence that all their IT requirements are met and managed on their behalf.
6 Years in the Cloud, driving the expanding business 24*7*365 – Users based in:
- Several sites in the UK
- Several sites in the United States
- Manufacturing Site in Malaysia
- Staff worldwide
- Requirement for 24*7*365
All expectations and benefits that drove the move to the Cloud have been met and exceeded.
Quote by John Smith – Trumeter Chief Executive:
“IT is an enabling tool that allows us to run our business as efficiently as possible. By switching to the CMS Cloud six years ago we have side stepped many of the day to day hardware and software management issues that don’t add any real value to the business, allowing the management team to concentrate on designing products that help our customers lower their cost and differentiate their products. Instead we’ve got a dynamic and flexible IT Infrastructure that is both resilient and more suited to the demands of a rapidly growing Trumeter Technologies.”