Freelance World, based in Scotland, is an accountancy service provider. Its 1,500 clients range from IT contractors to oil and gas industry workersall self-employed people who provide services to third-party organisations. Freelance World worked with Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Indigo Technologies to replace its custom-built IT systems. Freelance World deployed a virtualised environment supported by the Windows Server 2008 Datacenter operating system with Hyper-V technology. The enterprise-scale solution is set to help employees respond faster to clients' needs, support business growth, and help the company defy current global economic trends.