ICT Infrastructure

Jay Rouf made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

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Dear Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust,

Under the freedom of information act 2000. I write to obtain the following details:
1) ICT Team structure including name, email and any contact details from CIO, IT Director IT Manager, IT Infrastructure Manager.

2) ICT strategy for the next 5 years.

3) Name of all your IT Res-seller's you work with and buy from.

I also require the following information:
4) What is your annual IT Infrastructure Budget for 2016 & 2017?

5) What storage vendor(s) and model do you currently use?

6) When was the installation date of above storage vendor(s)?

7) When is your planned (or estimated) storage refresh date? (Month/year)

8) What date does your storage support contract end? (Month/year)

9) What is the value of your storage support contract?

10) What is the capacity of the storage data in TB?

11) What compute Server vendor(s) and model do you currently use?

12) Number of servers?

13) What operating system(s) do you use?

14) What percentage is virtualised?

15) Virtualisation platform?

16) When is your planned (or estimated) compute refresh date? (Month/year) (server and Virtual)

17) When does your compute support contract end? (Month/year)

18) Do you have a cloud strategy if so what is it?

19) Do you use Azure or Amazon Web Services?

20) Do you currently use HyperConvereged if Yes which Vendor if No are you looking at HyperConverged

21) If you outsource your IT works, please provide who it is with and when the contract started and ends

22) Do you use SAP HANA y/n if no do you plan to?

Yours faithfully,

J

MEHT FOI (RQ8) Mid Essex Hospital, Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

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Dear Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust,

Where is the information that I requested? it is long overdue.

Yours faithfully,

Jay Rouf

MEHT FOI (RQ8) Mid Essex Hospital, Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

 Dear Requester

Thank you for your email and request for information.

Your request has been acknowledged. 
 
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request (20 working days) into this MEHT FOI mailbox.

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Public Information Manager

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MEHT FOI (RQ8) Mid Essex Hospital, Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

Mr Rouf

Thank you for your email.

Your request has been progressed with our IT department.

I apologise for the length of time it has taken to answer this request.

Rebecca
Rebecca Pascoe-Youell

Public Information Manager
Corporate Department

Freedom of Information Requests to be emailed to: [email address]
South Wing - Level 3, Room 5, B346
01245 51(4536) [email address]

Normal working days - Wednesday and Thursday
(Liz Stewart – Monday, Tuesday and Friday)

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Pascoe Rebecca (RQ8) Mid Essex Hospital, Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

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Mr Rouf

 

Further to your previous email I am now pleased to provide the information
you requested.  Please accept my apologies for the significant delay you
have incurred.

 

1)      ICT Team structure including name, email and any contact details
from CIO, IT Director IT Manager, IT Infrastructure Manager.

                        CIO - Martin Callingham

                        IT Operations Manager - Barry Stannard

                        IT Infrastructure Manager - Jon Clark

                        IT Network Manager - Andrew Smith

                        All can be contacted via our helpdesk if required
01245 515000 or on email using the [1][email address]

 

2)      ICT strategy for the next 5 years. (whatever our current one is)

                        The IT Strategy is under review following the
implementation of a new PACS system and EPR system in 2017.

 

3)      Name of all your IT Res-seller's you work with and buy from.

 

·         Insight

·         Softcat

·         MCSA

·         Foursys

·         BMS

·         DSI

·         Proband

·         CSI Ltd

·         Ultima

·         Bytes

 

I also require the following information:

4)      What is your annual IT Infrastructure Budget for 2016 & 2017?

                       

There is no specific budget set aside for infrastructure. There is an
overall IT budget and infrastructure is procured according to need using
Capital or Revenue according to the specific requirement and accounting
treatment.

 

5)      What storage vendor(s) and model do you currently use?

            HPE StoreServe 7400

            HPE StoreSimple

            HPE StoreEasy

 

6)      When was the installation date of above storage vendor(s)?

            HPE StoreServe 2013

            HPE StoreSimple 2016

            HPE StoreEasy 2014, 2015 & 2016

 

7)      When is your planned (or estimated) storage refresh date?
(Month/year)

            October 2017

 

8)      What date does your storage support contract end? (Month/year)

            March 2018

 

9)      What is the value of your storage support contract?  Exempt
Section 43 applies

                       

 

10)     What is the capacity of the storage data in TB?

                        200TB

 

11)     What compute Server vendor(s) and model do you currently use?

                        Mainly HPE with some Dell EMC

 

12)     Number of servers?

                        300

 

13)     What operating system(s) do you use?

                        Windows Server

                        Multiple Linux appliances

 

14)     What percentage is virtualised?

                        60%

 

15)     Virtualisation platform?

                        VMware ESXi

 

16)     When is your planned (or estimated) compute refresh date?
(Month/year) (server and Virtual)

                        We have no specific end date there are many
systems and servers all with varying EOL dates

 

17)     When does your compute support contract end? (Month/year)

                        We do not recognise this term and have no
information about this.

 

18)     Do you have a cloud strategy if so what is it?

                        No      

 

19)     Do you use Azure or Amazon Web Services?

                        No

 

20)     Do you currently use HyperConvereged if Yes which Vendor if No are
you looking at HyperConverged

                        No, yes looking at offerings from Dell EMC and HPE

 

21)     If you outsource your IT works, please provide who it is with and
when the contract started and ends

                        N/A

 

22) Do you use SAP HANA  y/n if no do you plan to?

                        No

 

 

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If you have any other queries please do not hesitate to contact me again.

 

 

Rebecca

Rebecca Pascoe-Youell

 

Public Information Manager
Corporate Department

 

Freedom of Information Requests to be emailed to: [email address]

South Wing - Level 3, Room 5, B346
01245 51(4536) [4][email address]

Normal working days - Wednesday and Thursday

(Liz Stewart – Monday, Tuesday and Friday)

 

 

 

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