SBC Solutions is the trading name of Southern Business Computer Solutions Limited. The company was established in 2000 to meet a growing need for effective and affordable IT services for small businesses. Since our inception we have steadily grown in size, reputation, and expertise and we continue to do so.
Based just to the north east of Southampton we have ready access to the whole of Central Southern England and we have a diverse range of clients from the Professional, Manufacturing, Medical, Building, Marine, and Service industries.
The company is owned and run by two Directors. We do not employ staff directly, but we use a network of proven partner companies to provide assistance and specialist services as required. This way, we can run our business as efficiently as possible and keep our overheads and our customers' costs low, whilst maintaining a high quality of service.
Managing Director: Sheelagh Allan BA MBCS
Sheelagh has been involved with all aspects of IT since the introduction of personal computers into the office environment. She rapidly became involved with IT training and then IT support and management and now has over 30 years experience covering both end user companies and IT equipment manufacturers. She graduated from the Open University with a degree in Mathematics and Computing in 1992, and in 1999 she achieved Master Certified Novell Engineer (MCNE) accreditation. Her specialist areas are Novell and Microsoft servers, networks, and IT consultancy. She is a member of the British Computer Society.
Technical Director: Nigel Allan CEng MRINA
A qualified Naval Architect and Chartered Engineer, Nigel spent 23 years designing warships before joining SBC Solutions as Technical Director in 2003. He has been continuously and actively involved with all aspects of personal computers since their inception and was one of the first people to take Computer Science A Level. He has been closely involved in the introduction and use of the computer in the marine design process and has direct experience of how useful and how detrimental the computer can be. He now uses this experience, together with his general engineering knowledge, for the benefit of SBC Solution's customers in finding the best solution for their business. His specialist areas are personal computers, project management, and programming, and he is an acknowledged expert in CAD, 3D design, graphic design, and marine design.