Data Centres

Bill Smith made this Freedom of Information request to Shetland NHS Board

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Dear Shetland NHS Board,

Under the Freedom of Information Act I would gratefully request the provision of the following information:

How many Data and/or Disaster Recovery Centres does your
organisation currently use, if this facility is not centralised but is distributed throughout your network please provide the total number of facilities in use for this purpose.
If supplied through a contract, who is the operator of the
If supplied through a contract, what is the start and end dates of the contract, please include any contract extensions available within the contract.
General location of data centre (the town/city, not specific
Total available space.
Total space used.
Power consumption per data centre.
Do you have any plans related to your Data and/or Disaster Recovery Centres such as increasing the number or outsourcing the services.

Number of desktops in the organisation.
Number of users of ICT within the organisation.
Number of sites connected to your Wide Area Network.
What e-mail system do you currently utilise.
What server OS do you currently utilise (Windows, UNIX, LINUX) and in what numbers (i.e number of UNIX servers in use etc).

Yours faithfully,

Bill Smith

foi (NHS SHETLAND), Shetland NHS Board

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Dear Sir/Madam,


Please find attached the response to your recent FoI request.


If you are unhappy with the way we have dealt with your request please be
aware that under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 you do
have the right to request a review.


A review request must be made in writing to Carolyn Hand, Corporate
Services Manager, NHS Shetland, Board Headquarters, Brevik House, South
Road, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0TG .  You must include your name, an address
(or email address) for correspondence, details of your original request
and the reason why you wish us to undertake the review.


Kind Regards


Lisa Hawkins

FoI Administrator

NHS Shetland

Brevik House

South Road




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