Date: 19th January 2012
University of Leicester has scooped a national industry award for its highly efficient data centre that was designed, built and continues to be managed by Keysource. The purpose-built facility won the Leadership in Public Sector category at the Data Centre Leaders Awards, which celebrates data centre achievements across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
The award was presented at a prestigious ceremony at the Lancaster London Hotel hosted by journalist and broadcaster Andrew Neil. The University of Leicester was amongst 15 winners, recognised for their data centre innovation, leadership and best practice thinking.
Mike West, Managing Director of Keysource commented: “We would like to congratulate University of Leicester on winning this influential award, which recognises all the hard work that has been put in to create a sector leading data centre that boasts high levels of reliability and efficiency. By combining proven, industry-leading technology with best practise design, build and management processes we have been able to work with University of Leicester to deliver technical excellence and high levels of performance.”