Plymouth College of Art Case Study

Plymouth College of Art is only one of four independent colleges that specialise in art and design courses in the UK. On average they welcome 2,500 students every year that enrol in part-time and full-time courses and have around 250 members of staff.

The challenge

  • Lack of confidence of tape backups
  • Wanted to increase their business continuity plans
  • Time-consuming backup
  • Increasing data volumes
  • Long restoration times

The solution

  • Automated and customised data backup
  • Instant online restoration
  • Added to their disaster recovery strategy
  • Scalable data backup service to grow with demand

Why Redcentric

  • Business confidence due to the resilience of online backup service
  • Controlled and monitored from a central console
  • Continuous 24-hour support
  • Transparent and predictable costs

Industry / Sector



  • Managed Online Data Backup
  • Network connection via Janet
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