Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games chooses to partner with Dell
Date : 01/03/2014
Technology underpins everything at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, and Dell plays an integral part, providing an end-to-end solution comprising all of the laptops, desktops, servers, storage and services we need.
Brian Nourse, Chief Information Officer, Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, United Kingdom
ChallengeThe Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games needed IT partners to help deliver its event with a global audience of more than 2 billion people.
SolutionOrganisers chose Dell to deliver an end-to-end solution, including Intel®-powered Dell laptops, desktops, workstations, servers and storage. It had funding from Dell Financial Services and also opted for Dell ProSupport backed by Dell Security Services.
Benefits• Games organisers meet goals within budget with end-to-end solution
• Athletes, organisers and volunteers benefit from stable infrastructure
• Organisers achieve rapid support requirements with local assistance
• Planners de-risk event with IT partner practised in global sporting occasions
• Organisers can maximise uptime through simplified IT management