Category Archives: Data centre

Benefits of Lync 2013

Lync1. HD video conferencing

Lync 2013 delivers support for 1080p HD resolution for video conferencing so participants have a sharp, clear display. Lync 2013 uses the standard video codecs like H.264 SVC to provide compatibility across a broader range of platforms and devices, and provide greater flexibility in terms of how video is delivered. Continue reading


Do you go the extra mile for your customers?

Bouquet of flowers and box of chocolatesRecently I spent time talking to Brent Maytham, Senior Network Technician at Gumley House Convent School, about the work we’ve done for them, and he was kind enough to give us a wonderful testimonial:

“Foundation IT went above and beyond the call of duty…The relationship we’ve build with Foundation IT is so valuable to our school. Their support has been outstanding and I have enjoyed working with them, I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them to other organisations.”

It got me thinking, so many companies claim to go ‘above and beyond the call of duty’, but how many actually do? Continue reading

Dell enters the Gartner Magic Quadrant for data center networking infrastructure

Dell has been called out in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for data center networking infrastructure, which is for the MXLs attached to Blades. Gartner has placed Dell in the “niche players” area, joining IBM, Avaya, Huawei, Enterasys and Extreme.

Figure 1: The Magic Quadrant

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