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Exeter College ensures seamless services with scalable Lenovo infrastructure

December 5, 2017

Exeter College ensures seamless student and staff services with scalable Lenovo infrastructure

Overview:

With operations growing and student numbers continuing to rise, Exeter College’s existing IT infrastructure couldn’t keep up. The college migrated its mission-critical applications on virtual servers to Lenovo Flex System – a flexible, easily-scalable platform powered by Intel® Xeon® that delivers high levels of performance – ensuring that student services run uninterrupted even as demand rises.

The Solution:

Hardware:

  • Lenovo Flex System Enterprise
  • Chassis
  • Lenovo Flex System x240 M5 compute nodes with Intel® Xeon® E5 processor family
  • Lenovo Flex System FC5022 16Gb
  • SAN Scalable Switches
  • Storwize V7000

Clients

  • Lenovo ThinkCentre M70e
  • Lenovo ThinkCentre M71e
  • Lenovo ThinkCentre M72e
  • Lenovo ThinkCentre M73z

Software

VMware vSphere 6

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PARTNERSHIPS

  • NetApp
  • Veeam
  • Lenovo
  • Cisco
  • Nvidia
  • Rubrix
  • VmWare
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Veritas
  • Equinix
  • Transition Manager
  • Oracle
  • IBM
  • Storage Awards

CERTIFICATIONS

  • NQA2
  • NQA
  • G-Cloud
  • SSSNA
  • Cyber Essentials

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