Porthcawl Comprehensive School
Date : 8/1/2012
I’ve worked with many vendors during my career, and Dell technology, service and value-for-money have always proved to be among the very best.
Richard Saunders, Senior ICT Technician, Porthcawl Comprehensive School, United Kingdom
ChallengePorthcawl Comprehensive wanted to offer pupils and staff seamless access to resources, while combatting increasing energy bills and time-consuming administration.
SolutionWith Dell Partner Computerworld, the school implemented a virtual desktop infrastructure based on Dell servers and storage, with Dell ProSupport helping to maximise uptime.
Benefits• Up to £18,000 in potential annual savings with greater green efficiency
• Classrooms achieve nearly 100 per cent uptime with virtual desktop infrastructure
• Around 30 per cent faster administration and a new virtual client in minutes rather than half a day
• Server deployment reduced from 72 hours to 20 minutes
• Data more secure with four times faster backups