Case Studies, Use Cases & Feedback

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Christian Aid found Datanet engineers to be extremely helpful in re-designing their network to join their rack space in our flexible accommodating data centre

“Reliability, uptime and good support to help with network design and migration for this leading UK charity.”

Simon Granger, Infrastructure & Operations Manager, Christian Aid


Unicard come to Datanet for resilient London Edge data centre for high power and high bandwidth racks in our flexible accommodating data centre

“Location, reliability, flexibility and of course the price were all important to this leading provider of transport management solutions for public sector and private transport operators to launch and manage their own ticketing schemes.”

Steve Harrington, Head of Operations, Unicard

Unicard case study (160 KB pdf)


Simplify Desktop Virtualisation (VDI) – Accelerate the journey to desktop virtualisation with Nutanix

Desktop and application virtualisation are powerful tools addressing the needs for teleworking and supporting remote and branch offices. The advanced architecture of the Nutanix platform enables high availability across all systems components to an unlimited number of simultaneous users

Nutanix in 30 seconds – Nutanix delivers converged infrastructure for better performance and easier management

HCI or hyperconverged infrastructure replaces traditional data centre architecture built with separate servers, storage and networking. Nutanix uses web-scale technology as used by the public cloud companies like Google, Facebook and Amazon to hyperconverge compute, storage and networking

Nutanix in 30 Seconds (160 KB pdf)

Hyperconverged Infrastructure – for County Councils and Local Government

Councils and local government must maintain the delicate balance between budget restrictions and the growing demands for IT services. Local authorities need powerful and cost effective IT solutions with the flexibility to scale easily and efficiently

Private Cloud Solution – A more intelligent approach to virtualisation and infrastructure management

The explosion of virtualised workloads in today’s data centres has given rise to the need for a more intelligent approach to virtualisation and infrastructure management. The web-scale Nutanix virtual computing platform is the ideal IT infrastructure for your private cloud deployment. Make your transition to the cloud with help from Datanet, you can trust Datanet for Nutanix Hosting

Nutanix Metro Availability – Continuous availability of applications and data

Metro availability synchronously replicates data to a second Datanet site ensuring a real-time copy of data exists in two locations.” In the event of a disaster or planned maintenance, VM’s can failover from the primary site to the secondary site and continue to function as normal. You can trust Datanet for Nutanix Hosting

The Pen Warehouse and Snap Products Ltd leverage the power- and space-efficient Mac mini to create a powerful artwork rendering rig hosted in Datanet’s London edge tier 3+ data centre

“We’ve worked with other DC’s in the past but we’re so glad we’ve switched to Datanet. Unlike other providers, the team at Datanet are genuinely interested in understanding their customer’s requirements and providing the right solution. Visiting their state-of-the-art facilities in Fleet is always a pleasure.”

Dan Baker – Engineer, The Pen Warehouse

Coretek Limited – A Co-location Solution to provide customers with Managed I.T. Services

“Thank you for hosting Coretek and our various clients over the past few days and weeks. All who come to your Datacentre are always impressed with your facility, and feel it adds real value to their relationship with Coretek.”

James Bell – Business Development Manager

ITM Limited – Co-location Services

“In the five years ITM have used Datanet for its co-location services, I have found them to be a pleasure to work with and a very good extension of my IT teams in the services they provide. The reason Datanet, for me, stands out is not only for the quality of the Tier III Data Centre and professional service we receive and would expect but it’s the personal touch that goes a long way to making a difference.”

Mike Angelides- I.T. Manager

Juniper 10Gb upgrade – Embracing network functions virtualisation gives Datanet an edge over the competition

“Planning and testing were really important, especially as we were switching vendors. But the Juniper experience has been a really good one. They are focused on producing carrier-grade systems and are ideal for providers like us with highly demanding and dynamic needs.”

Conleth McCallan – Managing Director, Datanet

ConsultCRM – A Private Cloud Solution

“We now have a brand new offering, the third way, which enables us to meet the widely varying needs of our customers. This service has meant faster deployment, cost savings for our clients, and it complements the roll out of the Microsoft Cloud solution. We have developed a close relationship with Datanet and together we work to deliver tangible benefits to our clients and their end users.”

Richard Sawney – CEO

ConsultCRM Case Study (177 KB pdf)

Axians (formerly Imtech) – Proof of Concept Lab Solution

“Imtech provide proof of concept and network design work for large ISP’s and Carriers and require secure rack and hosting facilities along with workshop and additional storage space. Datanet were able to provide us with racks and workshop space and creatively met our package storage needs by providing a 40 foot sea container onsite for long term storage”

Steve Gore – FD


Champion Timber – A Hosting Solution

“Datanet offers a highly flexible and personal hosting service, in fact we know almost all their staff on first name terms. I was impressed from day one, when we were given a full tour of the facility and Health & Safety induction before committing to the rack contract. I’ve also been especially pleased with the flexibility around access to the data centre, their assistance liaising with our contractors and the promptness of technical support.”

Neil Sperring – IT Manager

Six Card Solutions UK Limited ( Previously 3C Communications Ltd) – A Connectivity Solution

“We opted for Datanet’s offering because it could provide us with a good turn-around time on installations along with a competitive pricing and good Service level Agreements. Since installing Datanet’s ADSL lines, the transaction times have been substantially reduced down to just 4 seconds from 15 seconds at some of our key sites”

Paulo Dostal- Technical Services Manager

London Camera Exchange – A Connectivity and Security Solution

“Datanet have provided us with a secure, flexible solution that enables our business to continue to develop and grow. They also provide and maintain all the firewall and VPN infrastructure between the stores and our head office”

Nick Richens – Managing Director




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