The total number of IT staff employed by the organisation – 33
Please list and provide contact details for the IT senior management team including CIO, IT Director and Infrastructure Architects if applicable:Associate Director of IT: Mike Cavaye, Head of Infrastructure: Andy Owen
Please confirm your current primary storage vendors and replacement/refresh dates. EMC October 2017 for refresh, HP July 2018 refresh/renewal
Please confirm your current backup/data recovery vendors and replacement/refresh dates. ArcServe no plans to refresh or replace at this time
Please confirm your server vendor and replacement/refresh date – July 2018 refresh/replace and DELL ongoing – servers purchased over a period from March 2014 to date.
Please confirm data centre refresh date. Data Centre, planning to relocate some services in the next financial year.
Please confirm the amount of used storage and number of virtual / physical servers. Storage used ~ 100TB, Physical Servers 51, Virtual Servers ~ 250
Please confirm if you are utilising desktop virtualisation technologies and if so how many users do you provide services for?Not using at present
Please confirm which hypervisor you are currently using? VMWARE vSphere 6.x
Total available budget for IT infrastructure for FY16/17 and FY17/18.16/17 – £600,000 including support and maintenance, 17/18 – £600,000 including support and maintenance