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Resources

The Complete Guide to IBM® Third Party Support & Maintenance

Understand how you can reduce your maintenance contract costs by 50% or more and receive a higher quality of service than IBM’s own software help desk.

How Origina Solved an IBM® Software issue in 15 minutes

Following the opening of a new £14m warehouse facility, Henderson Group users reported a serious performance issue with the main warehouse management system. Origina were called, and solved the issue inside 15 mins!

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Find Out How Much You Can Save With Origina

Our clients save on average 60% off their annual IBM® Software Support costs.
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Case Studies

Henderson Group

Discover how Origina’s expertise on legacy IBM products saved the day.

Global Car Manufacturer

How “best effort” became “best value” with third party support for IBM® FileNet

Leading Pharmaceutical Company

How choosing third party support changed the IBM® software licensing game – and saved one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies a lot of money.

What our clients say about us

"We’re getting more than we ever did with IBM! They help us understand and transform our estate and saved us between 40% and 50% off our annual IBM software maintenance costs.."

Matt Turner, Channels & IT Transformation, BT

“We did indeed have a problem yesterday right in the middle of (and directly related to) the go-live of our new warehouse. We really appreciate Origina’s great response to the call and access to expertise which sorted the problem. Things calmed down massively after that."

Danny Hutchinson, Head of IT, Henderson Group

"The software vendors are very bullish. I find their [IBM's] arrogance direct line unacceptable; their pricing model is complex, and understanding their licensing model is complex too."

Paul Denman, Head of Infrastructure, Direct Line Group