Meadowhall shopping centre attracts over 30 million visitors a year. It has a retail floor space of more than 131,900 m2 and is the seventh largest centre in the UK. With over 300 retail stores supporting over 70 users across 14 servers with a vast IT infrastructure across the entire site, the IT team were keen to leverage their skills by re-investing in their IT infrastructure. 


Being a supplier of Meadowhall since 1999, Systems Assurance Ltd were brought in to investigate their requirements to move into a virtual environment. Running a number of SQL and Exchange servers and working pretty much 7 days a week; Chris Breeze, the IT Manager was keen to work with a partner that he knew very well and had confidence in the environment and virtual solutions. See the case study for the full story.