Mason Advisory's independent consultants solve complex business challenges through intelligent use of IT
IT Strategy & Transformation
Realigning your IT strategy with your business vision by collaborating with both users and technical teams.
Providing independent insight that cuts through technical jargon to get to the best, most cost-effective solution for your needs.
Architecture & Technology
Developing strategies, designs and technical roadmaps to help you create innovative, resilient IT software, systems and services.
Helping organisations to understand the business impact of their cybersecurity risks
Advising you on the best possible IT delivery programmes and approaches, leaving your in-house staff to focus on what they do best.
Providing independent health checks and risk assessments on critical IT projects, at any stage.
IT Operational Excellence
Working with you to establish strong processes, cost-effective technologies and dynamic leadership to deliver continuous improvement.
Protecting a major retailer’s digital future
Providing board-level advice to address the business’s number one corporate risk: data security
Supporting a pharmaceutical multinational to improve its IT services and delivery
Supporting process improvements to drive quick and cost-effective delivery of infrastructure to meet business needs.
Supporting IT transition and outsourcing at leadership level for The Football Association
Working with the senior management team to develop a future strategy for IT
Strategic insight and expert advice on National Grid’s operational telecoms network
Providing advice and support on the modernisation of a network that forms part of the UK’s critical national infrastructure.
Digital: using IT to support a more customer-focused approach
Adapting to meet the ever-changing needs of customers, namely, offering greater flexibility with respect to how and when data and services can be accessed.
Cloud: considering new models for software and storage
Making data and software accessible from a range of devices and locations, without raising costs or compromising in terms of solution flexibility.
Driving value for money: getting the best from IT investments
Guaranteeing that IT services deliver sufficient benefits to your business for the lowest possible costs.
How to defuse the BYOD bomb without going nuclear
The proliferation of personal devices in the workplace poses serious security challenges for organisations. The ‘nuclear option’ of imposing an all-out ban is not the only way to neutralise the potential threat from ‘bring your own device’ (BYOD). History shows that prohibition is rarely the most effective way to put an end to any ubiquitous and favoured practice. Not only is a ban difficult to monitor and enforce, but any policy of zero tolerance will spawn workaround attempts that can present even greater dangers. For many organisations, there is another more practical way to subdue the BYOD goliath without killing off all employee freedom to use preferred devices for work – the answer lies in supporting BYOD working, with a combination of robust policy and technology to protect data and avoid legal complications. Alternative approaches...Read More
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Considering a new model for managing risk
- Highlighting the impact of the move away from direct ownership of data
- Explaining the subsequent changes required to security models
- Working through five key questions that all businesses should consider when migrating to cloud-based services
Using value chain mapping to understand the links between IT and the business
- Helping to demonstrate the criticality and relevance of IT to the business
- Showing how to identify and visually present links between IT and business outcome
- Highlighting key considerations for value chain mapping in your business