Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Date : 10/1/2013
We can support the drive towards a digitised NHS with our Dell Compellent–based storage platform. It gives us the scalability and performance for a new world of patient care that’s much more efficient.
Stephen Mattern, IT Operations Manager, Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, United Kingdom
ChallengeThe trust faced exponential data growth and wasn’t prepared for disasters. It needed a more scalable, cost-effective storage platform to improve care and support the digitisation of patient data.
SolutionIt deployed a mirrored storage infrastructure at its primary and secondary sites. The solution features Dell Compellent and Dell PowerVault storage, as well as Dell PowerEdge servers.
Benefits• Trust can meet goal of paperless hospitals by 2018
• Patients gain better care when IT cuts admin time for storage by 50 per cent
• Critical data stays protected in the event of an issue at the data centre
• Trust saves resources with costeffective disk usage
• Clinicians and patients get improved services thanks to greater IT insight