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Data Centre

Choosing the right Data Centre Partner

It’s easy to see where business IT is headed; into the cloud, where applications hosted remotely and delivered ‘as a Service’ will help businesses to operate more efficiently, make cost-savings and gain competitive advantage. Data Centre capacity is the foundation… Continue Reading →

Need a data centre for backup and DR? Look outside the M25.

For many enterprises, external data centres are fast becoming a crucial component in their IT systems. Between those organisations running private cloud deployments, those colocating systems and servers and those using data centres for remote backup and disaster recovery, there’s… Continue Reading →

How we can help with your Business Continuity Planning

Following on from our “Keeping the Lights On with Business Continuity Planning” blog post, below is more information about how Zen Internet can help you with your Business Continuity Planning. What does Information Technology have to do with Business Continuity… Continue Reading →

Our Data Centre – one year on

In May 2012 we officially opened our new 1350m2 tier 2 Data Centre facility at our company headquarters in Rochdale. Representing a £4m investment, the new data centre was a culmination of 18 months’ worth of planning and building. The… Continue Reading →

Keeping the Lights On with Business Continuity Planning

What is Business Continuity Planning? Business Continuity Planning is about anticipating the crises and interruptions that could affect your business, and planning for them. Knowing what to do in the event of something happening is extremely important for all businesses… Continue Reading →

Data Centre build timeline

The Data Centre build timeline has been collated into an interactive timeline below. You can see different parts of the build on the timeline by click the arrow pointing right, you can also clicking on the timeline itself (below the images and… Continue Reading →

From Brownfield to Build – our new Data Centre

In April we finally completed our new 1350m2 Tier 2 data centre – the culmination of almost two years of planning, preparation and construction. It was an important step for us, giving us the capacity to support growing demand for… Continue Reading →

Infographic – Our data centre by numbers

On May 1st we opened our new 1350m2 Data Centre designed to securely house customers IT infrastructure. Located just outside Manchester city centre with easy access from the M62, our data centre is monitored 24/7 by automated management systems combined with an onsite central monitoring team,… Continue Reading →

Zen Internet’s new data centre is now open

Yesterday marked the official opening of our new 1350m2 Tier 2 data centre here at our Rochdale headquarters. We are investing £4m in our new Greater Manchester data centre as part of our continuous infrastructure development. The new data centre further enhances… Continue Reading →

The data centre build from a Sudlows perspective

To give you more of a flavour for how the data centre build has progressed we asked Sudlows, our data centre design and build specialists about the more challenging aspects of the build. Taking part in our brief interview were Will Cocker,… Continue Reading →