VP plc case study

Vp plc is a specialist in providing rental equipment and associated services to a range of market sectors including oil & gas exploration, construction, utilities, civil engineering, agriculture, rail, maintenance and events.

The challenge

  • Rapidly expanding business
  • Numerous sites with some in remote areas
  • Acquisitions needed to be able to be integrated in short time frames for security and reliability
  • Acquisitions at short notice needed immediate connectivity from new sites to Vp
  • Secure backup to handle increasing data volumes

The solution

  • Primary application servers are hosted and managed within state-of-the-art data centre to ensure 24/7/365 protection
  • Secure and managed ADSL Virtual Private Network set up between Vp's headquarters and all of it's sites replacing their costly and less secure ISDN and Framestream data networks
  • Secure, low cost and fully managed internet solution
  • Scalable data backup to grow with data volumes and instant online retrieval when required

Why Redcentric

  • Stable, secure network
  • Extra capacity on-demand allowing for rapid business expansion
  • 24/7/365 IT support
  • Transparent pricing structure with pay-as-you-use model



Industry / Sector



  • Managed Network Services
  • Managed VPN
  • Managed Firewall Service
  • 6Mbps of Internet to central servers
  • Managed Hosting
  • Managed Backup Service
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