Dear Loughborough College,
Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 may I kindly request the following information about the Universities IT Infrastructure. The information needed is as follows:

IT Compliant Route to purchase
What Frameworks are used for IT Procurement? (ie. SSSNA, NEUPC, Janet, CCS, CPC, G-Cloud)?

Desktop
Number of Desktops?
Do you use VDI?
If so what platform do you use?
Desktop major Refresh date?
Date existing support contract ends?
VDI refresh date (if relevant)?

Datacentre
Servers
Number of Windows Servers?
Number of UNIX/Linux Servers?
Server platform?
Virtualisation platform?
What operating system do you use?
Virtualisation & Licence support refresh dates?
Percentage of infrastructure Virtualised?
Server Refresh Date?
Value of current server support contract?

Storage
Volume of Data in TBs
Storage Vendor?
Storage Virtualisation?
Storage Refresh Date?
Date Storage support contract ends?
Value of storage support contract?

Backup
Tape vendor?
Disk backup?
What backup software do you use?
Backup refresh date?
Date backup support contract ends ?
Value of backup support contract ?
Disaster Recovery contract renewal date?

Network
Network vendor?
If you use Cisco, do you use Smart Collector?
How many switches?
How many routers?
How many wireless controllers / AP’s?
Network speed?
Network contract start date?
Date Network Support ends / is refreshed?
Value of existing Network support contract?
Network virtualisation?

Security
IT Security vendors used?
IT Security Support renewal date?
Do you use 2FA?
What web and email filtering is used?
What DLP is in place?
What SIEM solution is used?
What intrusion prevention is used?
What endpoint security is used?

Cloud
Are you using or are interested in AWS/Google or Azure for cloud services?
Do you use any Cloud File Storage? If so, what?

Data Destruction
Given the new GDPR Laws taking effect next year………
Is there a Data Destruction Policy in place?
Do you destroy HDD onsite or outsource the service?
Current Supplier of HDD destruction services?
Are they CESG approved and what level?
Is the HDD wiped / degaussed before leaving your datacentre?
Approx Number of drives destroyed/wiped per annum?

Thanking You
Yours faithfully,
Francois Charles

Yours faithfully,

Francois Charles

Freedom of Information, Loughborough College

Dear Francois

Thanks you for your request under the Freedom of Information Act.

I can confirm that this request has been received and forwarded to a colleague to establish whether or not we hold this information and if it can be provided to you.

As you know, the College is required to respond to you not later than the 20th working day from the date of receipt of your request and I will be in touch again by that time.

Kind regards

Lisa

Lisa Whait
Assistant Clerk

Loughborough College
Radmoor Road
Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 3BT

Chris Manton, Loughborough College

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Hi,

See attached your FOI request requested on the 29th August 2017

Kind regards,

Chris Manton
Head of IT
 
Loughborough College
Radmoor Road
Loughborough
LE11 3BT
 
                 
 

Freedom of Information, Loughborough College

1 Attachment

Dear Francois

Please find attached details in response to your request on the College's IT Infrastructure under the Freedom of Information Act.

Kind regards

Lisa

Lisa Whait
Assistant Clerk

Loughborough College
Radmoor Road
Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 3BT

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