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Dear Solihull College and University Centre,

1. Telephony and UC/ Collaboration
a. Please confirm the manufacturer of your telephony system(s) that are currently in place
b. When is your contract renewal date?
c. Who maintains your telephony system(s)?
d. Do you use Unified Communications or Collaboration tools , if so which ones?
2. Microsoft
a) What Microsoft 365 licence do you have across the business e.g. E3, E5
b) Which partner looks after your Microsoft tenant?
c) Where do you host your applications? Do you have on-premise infrastructure or do you host your applications in public or private cloud? Which?
3. Storage
a. Does your organisation use on-premise or cloud storage or both?
b. Please confirm the on-premise hardware manufacturer
c. Please confirm your cloud storage provider
d. What is your annual spend on cloud storage?
e. How do you back up your data and with who e.g. Backup as a Service

Yours faithfully,

Scarlett Morley

Sian Moxon, Solihull College and University Centre

Thank you for the Freedom of Information request received on 30 January
2023. The college’s response is set out below:

 

1.            Telephony and UC/ Collaboration

a. Please confirm the manufacturer of your telephony system(s) that are
currently in place – Yealink / Mitel

b. When is your contract renewal date? – N/A

c. Who maintains your telephony system(s)? - Comtek / Arial

d. Do you use Unified Communications or Collaboration tools , if so which
ones? Teams

 

 

2.            Microsoft

a) What Microsoft 365 licence do you have across the business e.g. E3, E5
Education A3/A5

b) Which partner looks after your Microsoft tenant?  Phoenix

c) Where do you host your applications? Do you have on-premise
infrastructure or do you host your applications in public or private
cloud? Which?  Both

 

3.            Storage

a. Does your organisation use on-premise or cloud storage or both?  Both

b. Please confirm the on-premise hardware manufacturer - Dell

c. Please confirm your cloud storage provider – Microsoft

d. What is your annual spend on cloud storage?  circa £60k

e. How do you back up your data and with who e.g. Backup as a Service Done
in-house using Barracuda

 

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Principal, Solihull College, Blossomfield Road, Solihull, B91 1SB.

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: Information
Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9
5AF.

 

 

Sian Moxon
Legal Counsel
Solihull College & University Centre
0121 678 7039
[email address]

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