Wright-Pierce is an award-winning multi-discipline environmental engineering firm providing sustainable water, wastewater, and infrastructure engineering services. With more than 250 professionals and twelve offices throughout the US Northeast and Florida, Wright-Pierce has always been looking to identify and deploy the best solution for the continuous challenges of managing its distributed project teams and widespread data. After working with other data solution providers for many years, Wright-Pierce switched to Morro Data in 2019 to provide global file services for all its locations and project teams.
Architecture, Engineering, and Construction
Global File Services
Wright-Pierce decided many years ago that they needed global file services in order to bring their multiple offices into one virtual office for better collaboration between distributed design teams. The company became an early adopter of global file services and worked with a respected pioneer in that field. The decision paid off in achieving the goal of remote collaboration and sharing distributed resources. However, over the years they also experienced some challenges. The following are the summary of their experience with the early generation of global file services: