Case Studies



‘We are 15 years old and our IT Infrastructure has grown organically. We want to review what we have and if we were going to start today, what would we ideally have?”

This was the brief we were given when asked to pitch for this Creative Ad Agency’s business.....more

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We were approached by an exciting new Creative Ad Agency start up, with a succinct brief. “How do we set up a cost effective but scalable IT infrastructure that allows us to work collaboratively but securely - in a way that we do not need to scrap the early stage solutions as we grow our business?”...more

Publishing & Media Case Study

Nosy Crow are the fastest growing, independent children’s book publisher in the UK. Barely 7 years, they have won the IPG Children’s Publisher of the Year award an impressive 4 times.

After a year’s trading, Nosy Crow had a headcount of 7 all operating on a mixture of Macs and PCs. All of the company’s assets were digital and with the majority of their staff being mobile workers, the company needed to find a way of making all their digital assets (some being very large media files), available to everyone regardless of where they were.......more

PR & Event Management

CMS Strategic is a specialised PR agency working within high technology sectors such as Aeronautics and Defence.

The company was being prepared for an MBO by its existing owners and its next level management. There had been little investment in IT and Dovetail were approached to report upon and recommend some upgrades to the IT infrastructure as part of this transition........more