Support Hours & Policy

Many of our business clients will wind down over Christmas and New Year. We take the opportunity to recharge our batteries ahead of a typically busy January.

Our opening hours and support policy over the festive period is as follows:


2019 Opening Hours

Fri 20th Dec – Last working day

All Weekends & Bank Holidays – Closed

Working Days from 23rd Dec to 3rd Jan – Emergency Support Only

Mon 5th Jan – Fully open


 

Emergency Support Policy

To allow our support team some respite over Christmas and New Year, we operate an Emergency Support policy on the working days between the last Friday before Christmas and the first Monday after New Year.

 

Contacting Us

  • For all requests please email as usual to help@purplecomputing.com or complete our support form
  • If you are technically unable to email then please call, but kindly note that all calls will divert to voicemail; your voicemail will raise a ticket on our helpdesk

 

Urgency

Under emergency support, we will only respond to requests which:

  • Pose an immediate risk to data, or
  • Have a major and costly adverse effect on productivity (e.g server or key equipment failure)

If a workaround is readily available, or the issue is not time-sensitive, we will respond as soon as possible after we return to full time hours.

Our on-call engineer may still acknowledge lower-urgency requests personally and (where possible) may suggest a workaround or solution in the interim.

 

Response Time

We will do our best to respond within one working hour as usual, but please bear with us and allow for a response within 4 working hours during Emergency Support times.

Real-Time Feedback

When we solve a support ticket, clients are given the choice of leaving good or bad feedback along with an optional comment. We post the 10 most recent comments here automatically and in real-time. You can view even more on our reviews page.

Date Name Comments
Jan 16th Jacqui F Fast and efficient.
Jan 8th Karen W Thank you so much Happy New Year Kind regards Karen
Dec 31st Laura D Exceptional support yet again had me back up and running in 15 minutes from me discovering problem and you were meant to be closed for Christmas. Thank you Lochie
Dec 19th Emily C Helpful and quick service as always, thank you
Dec 16th Fiona S Dean was able to retrieve the information that we needed. Saved me a lot of time, thanks
Dec 13th Lydia F Very Good , I am satisfied, very quick respond and help with problem. I hope I will not have this problem again. Many thanks Lydia Forder-White
Dec 3rd Simon D Always quick and successful. Thanks.
Nov 22nd James A James Did a great job getting me back up and running. Thanks
Nov 21st Tracy N Very quick response and early resolution. Thank you
Nov 21st Justin Superb response, fast and effective as always, many thanks James!