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Smart Hands Services & Support

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Orion 247 can help your business fill vital skills gaps and extend your services into new geographies with access to our Smart Hands Services.

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Smart Hands Technician Team

Our Smart Hands Services & Support allows you to tap into our extensive network of certified and skilled engineers across the globe. Once we know your requirement, our Smart Hands technician will work along-side your remote team to troubleshoot and resolve any onsite issues.

  • 24/7, 365 day on-site IT support
  • Staff in 150+ countries worldwide
  • Cost-effective pricing with no hidden middle men
  • Skilled engineers with local knowledge + languages
  • Dispatched to site within 4 hours in all major cities
  • Replacement parts if coupled with our Break Fix Support
Two of Orion 247's smart hands engineers giving technical advice over the phone to IT customers overseas.

Smart Hands Support across multiple equipment and onsite requirements

Whether you are doing a datacenter migration or upgrading and rolling out a new equipment install – our Smart Hands technician team is ready to assist around the world. Our team is experienced across many different technologies and can assist with:

The varied skill sets of our technician network enables us to provide hardware support solutions for all the major vendor manufacturers:

Use our Smart Hands Managed Support Services Ad Hoc or for large scale projects

You can use our Smart Hands for ad hoc requirements but also full-blown, global projects. Our engineers are trained not only in providing a smart hand solution but many have extensive training in more skilled areas such as the below:

IMAC - Installs, Moves, Adds and Changes

Our team is on hand to assist with:

  • Installation of new equipment
  • The secure and safe move of equipment – whether that be a full datacenter move or an office relocation
  • Additions or upgrades to existing infrastructure
  • Changes to existing networks and rollouts of new equipment
  • Deployments
  • Rack and Stack requirements
An engineer from Orion in a data centre moving servers from one rack to another as part of the smart hands break fix support.
A hard drive in need of fixing, an Orion technician will diagnose the issue quickly as part of the smart hands services.

ITAD - IT Asset Disposition

We work with a partner network across the world to provide an end to end solution for all ITAD requirements.

We can assist with:

  • Environmentally-friendly disposal – licensed with the Environment Agency WEEE Directive
  • Safe and secure de racking of equipment
  • Magnetic Disk Destruction – onsite or offsite with full certificates of destruction provided
  • The removal of unwanted equipment offsite
EPOS System Installs & Maintenance

If you have an end client in hospitality, leisure or retail – our onsite EPOS engineers are ready to assist with:

  • Fast dispatch and fix times to minimise EPOS downtime
  • EPOS installations & upgrade projects
  • Ongoing maintenance on an SLA to suit your client
  • The supply of replacement parts when needed
Customer payment technology is a common headache for some companies, so they use smart hands services for peace of mind.

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Smart Hands Definition & Advantages

Our Secure Smart Hands Business Services allows you to tap into our extensive network of trained IT engineers and use them as white label solutions for many onsite issues.

Let our team be your feet on the street in over 150 countries worldwide. By using our Smart Hands Services, you can take advantage of:

  • Quick response times
  • Improved data security
  • Higher productivity
  • Enhancement of your geographical reach
  • Qualified workforce when and where you need it
  • Worldwide coverage
  • A range of skill sets including, CCNA, CCNP, A+, Net+, MCSE, Security+, ITIL and more.

Find out more about our global Smart Hands IMAC Service


Planning a project that involves installs, moves, adds and changes can be a daunting task, especially across multiple countries and locations.

Orion 247’s experienced smart hands team can provide an end to end solution utilising our Prince2 qualified project managers to ensure a seamless delivery.

From system upgrades, installations, rollouts, datacenter relocations to complete infrastructure refreshes – we are available 24×7, around the globe.

The process of installing hardware and software is a daily occurrence for most businesses. Devices such as file servers, workstations, desktops, printers, laptops, modems, storage, scanners and switches all need to be installed properly to enable functionality.

Our expert team can install, configure and customise hardware devices in local networks or WAN, and facilitate rollouts of many hundreds of devices across multiple locations. Operating Systems and back-office programmes can also be installed and integrated including, WIFI, email systems, VPN, internal company connections, internet services and remote workers’ devices.

Once installations are complete, training can be provided to users to ensure usability and understanding without incurring any additional costs.


The primary aim when moving any equipment is that it is executed in a safe and timely manner with minimum disruption to the user. Orion 247 has the very best transport team, that are experienced in large scale datacenter moves and local office relocations.

Our approach is systematic, safe and efficient. We uninstall all devices, ensure proper packaging, functionality testing, logistics management and installation of devices at their new location. Our priority is to provide a smooth transition from each location, with minimum downtime for all staff.

Additions to improve overall performance

Technology moves at a rate of knots, therefore, additions and upgrades are essential to keep up with advancements. Orion’s IMAC team can perform hardware upgrades (disk drives, monitors, servers and storage), software upgrades, patches, fixes and additions to existing systems.

Our aim is to improve the performance of the system to maximise output and make sure everything is working with maximum functionality.

Changes to improve productivity

Similar to additions, changes within an infrastructure are sometimes essential to improving the overall productivity. Replacement of older, underperforming kit will stabilise an environment and avoid reactive firefighting of recurring issues.

Integrated with our ITAD-Redundancy service, we can perform complete system refreshes or replace one or two older items of kit and decommission and securely dispose of the unwanted items.

Find out more about our Global ITAD Services

Being ISO 27001 certified we know how important it is to securely manage business data, including the destruction of unwanted data storage devices. We carry out onsite shredding of hard drives or we can transport the kit offsite for secure and green IT disposal at one of our service centres.

We are fully licensed with the Environment Agency and adhere to the WEEE Directive (relevant directives are followed depending on the country), we also carry a waste carrier licence. On completion of the IT asset destruction, official certificates of disposal are issued, including proof of the disposal of IT assets, including non-hazardous and hazardous waste, such as cables, metals and battery acids.

Our professional IT asset disposal team is available 24x7x365 to de-rack unwanted equipment and ensure safe disposal. We are one of the only IT Asset Disposal Services companies who offer a truly global solution. The Orion 247 services team co-ordinate cross-boundary activities to deliver a standardised service, whilst ensuring that all local legal regulations are followed.

Our team routinely dispose of servers, racks, network equipment, SANs, end-user devices and all cabling and telecoms kit. Not only do we decommission the equipment, but we are also on hand to install and set up the replacement kit.

Our destruction service includes wiping and shredding of all hard drives that contain sensitive data. We use custom-built wiping hardware (Secure EraseR96) that performs CESG certified data erasure (TabernusUK) wiping software. A full report and certificate of the wiping and shredding processes are provided upon completion. This includes photographic evidence and specific details of the drive, such as the serial number, the size and the overall condition.

These destruction and IT asset disposal services can be performed onsite or offsite, in a controlled environment, at one of our service centres.

Find out more about our Worldwide EPOS Services

POS systems are critical to the smooth running of many businesses, especially in the retail, hospitality and leisure industries. Orion 247 has invested significant time and effort to build the very best team of EPOS trained support engineers. We are currently providing vital support, around the globe, to high street retailers, hotels, cinemas, restaurants and leisure clubs.

Our unique tracking systems mean that we can dispatch an engineer to any location at any time of the day or night. Not only will the engineer diagnose the problem but they will also bring spare parts for a speedy resolution. If the repair cannot be done onsite for any reason, the engineer will install a ‘hot spare’ whilst the faulty part is being repaired at one of our service centres.

Because every business is different, we offer packages to suit your client. From an all-encompassing 24x7x365 service to next business day or scheduled visit, our team is trained to get the client back up and running with minimum disruption. We support all the leading types of EPOS equipment, including (but not limited to): IBM, Toshiba, Epson ELO and Panasonic.

Why Choose Orion 247?

Fast communication
When you partner with us, you can contact us by phone, email, or with our simple online ticketing system. We always get back to you quickly, and we aim to respond to any request for quotes within one hour.
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Global coverage
Our head office is in the UK, but we have locations around the world and can provide fast service to remote regions. Whether your client is based in Australia, Canada, the Caribbean or somewhere else, our quick response, on-demand Smart Hands Services will enable you to react fast to onsite issues.

Find out more about our Global Coverage today

Cost-effective pricing
Because we employ our staff directly and don’t have any hidden margin stacks, our pricing stays affordable. Using us to deliver Smarthands IT support to your customers means you can expand your global reach without taking on extra permanent staff.

Find out more about how we can expand your geographical reach and boost your margin today