RIBA case study

RIBA Enterprises provides a range of products and services to meet the needs of the UK construction industry. Their solutions include services like buying a book, selecting a product, recruitment and targeted marketing.

The challenge

  • No guaranteed quality of service between sites
  • Improve working practices and processes
  • A solution that would enable VoIP and video conferencing
  • Reduce rental costs of telecommunications
  • Improved resilience
  • Comprehensive reporting tool to track the performance of the infrastructure

The solution

  • Improved internal and external communications through the implementation of a company-wide reception, four digit extension dialling between sites, video conferencing and VoIP allowing for free internal calls
  • Improved communication facilities for remote workers, including secure VPN access software to protect company information and to allow for more flexible working
  • Simplified management and easier maintenance via a reporting portal
  • Reduced rental of telecommunications and overall call costs

Why Redcentric

  • A single supplier
  • Guidance through the project
  • Offers end-to-end solutions



Industry / Sector



  • MPLS
  • QoS-enabled IP VPN
  • Call manager solution across 7 sites
  • Business Internet Access
  • Managed Firewall
  • VPN access software DSL and ISDN2 circuits
  • Web hosting
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