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Managed Data Services

A range of Managed Services for data and performance management solutions to best support you.

Our Expertise in Managed Data Services

Your data solutions in a safe pair of hands with Managed Data Services from Simpson Associates

To understand how we can best help you, it’s important to know what a Managed Service is. At a foundational level, Managed Services is the practice of outsourcing the responsibility of maintaining, and anticipating the need for a range of processes and functions in order to improve operations and reduce expenses.

Simpson Associates offers a range of Managed Services for data and performance management solutions to help organisations:

A managed service offers you all of the skills and resources you need in a package that suits you.

“For me, it was the ideal situation because the reality was actually more cost-effective for us. Plus, I was no longer reliant on one person. I had the whole Simpsons’ team. I’m the only DBA in the business, so having them there, it does feel like they are part of the team.”

Olatunji Jinadu
Head of Solutions Delivery, Royal British Legion

Operational Services We offer

  • CDO as a Service

  • Managed DBA for SQL

  • Azure Managed Service

  • Training

CDO as a Service

Subscription based model

CDO as a Service is a subscription-based model that provides organisations with the expertise and guidance of a Chief Data Officer (CDO), without the need for a full-time hire.

Managed DBA for SQL Server

Cost effective & Scalable approach

Simpson Associates Database Administration (DBA) Managed Service for the Microsoft SQL Server product family, provides your organisation with a cost effective, scalable and efficient approach to managing your databases.

Azure Managed Service

A flexible Azure Managed Service that puts your needs first.

We simplify the complexities of managing and optimising your Azure environment, ensuring that your cloud journey is seamless, secure, and optimised. Our team of cloud experts will take the reins of your Azure environment, providing a range of services to meet your evolving needs.


A range of training options to support your team

Our experienced and accredited trainers can design, build and deliver standardised or bespoke training courses tailored to meet your organisation’s needs. We offer training courses in Microsoft and IBM technologies, with beginner or more advanced levels catered for.

Managed Data Services Results

  • 70% Of UK businesses use some form of Managed Service to support their function
  • 45-65% Increased operational efficiency from implementing a managed service

Challenges and Solutions in Managed Data Services

We understand the importance of choosing the best Managed Services provider for any organisation, and the role it plays in truly understanding your organisation’s challenges and opportunities. With a wide range of Managed Services for data analytics, data science, planning and forecasting and DBA management, our team is best equipped to help you unleash your potential.

As Data and performance management solutions experts, you can be assured our range of Managed Data Services will support your organisation’s specific needs and challenges.

We often struggle staying on top of the day-to-day demands placed on our team meaning we often struggle to keep up with the evolving technology and application roadmap. Is this something you could help with?

Our expert guidance and managed services take this burden off your shoulders. We stay on top of industry trends, provide strategic insights, and manage the implementation of new technologies, allowing you to focus on your core business activities while staying ahead of the technological curve.

As an organisation when we hit periods of high demand we struggle to scale our team, especially during critical periods.

Scaling your team to meet demand can be a daunting task! We can seamlessly intergrate into your existing team. Whether it’s for short-term projects or long-term support, we ensure you have the right people with the right skills at the right time, reducing the stress and risks associated with scaling your team under pressure.

Managed Data Services case studies

North Yorkshire Council

North Yorkshire Council

North Yorkshire Council transforms social care and empowers social workers with AI Proof-of-Concept

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Suffolk County Council

Suffolk County Council

Suffolk County Council choose Simpson Associates to collaboratively design and deliver their Azure Synapse Modern Data Platform.

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Commissioning Alliance unlock the power of data with Microsoft Azure

Commissioning Alliance unlock the power of data with Microsoft Azure

Commissioning Alliance unlock the power of data with Microsoft Azure. Utilising the Microsoft Stack, Simpson Associates and Commissioning Alliance collaboratively delivered a Data Warehouse with Data Reporting Capabilities with Power BI.

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Essex County Council unlock the power of data with the Azure Modern Data Platform

Essex County Council unlock the power of data with the Azure Modern Data Platform

Essex County Council engaged Simpson Associates to develop a strategy for the design and delivery of a Modern Data Analytics Platform utilising Microsoft Azure.

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Let’s harness your data to transform your organisation.

Do you have a similar problem or challenge? We’re not just a service provider; we’re your partner in transforming your organisations data for good. If you’re not sure if we’re the right fit, check out our values.

How can we help you?

Let’s discuss how we can transform your disconnected data into actionable insights for better outcomes.

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