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Our Solution for The Dean Trust

Wholly owned data centres
Tier 3 standards for uptime and availability
100% power uptime

The Challenge

The Dean Trust decided to move much of its hosting technology off-site to reduce the cost for local schools and limit the complexity of the solutions that the on-site engineers were managing. 

Having partnered with UKFast for its hosting solution since 2006, the organisation turn to them for help to provide the most cost-effective and practical solution.

The Technology Chosen - Colocation

  • Enterprise-level data centre space
  • Power and connectivity with N+1
  • Technical experts available 24/7/365
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All our phone systems, along with our primary and secondary servers are now based at UKFast data centres.

The Solution we Delivered

Colocation enables The Dean Trust to take advantage of high availability, greater connectivity, increased scalability and heightened security that would have been difficult to achieve in-house.

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Colocation from UKFast

Wholly Owned

Our Manchester data centres were built from the ground up by us. We own the land, the buildings and the infrastructure, enabling us to have total end-to-end control - guaranteeing fixed prices, both now and in the future.


Our data centres are ISO 27001 and 9001 certified with high levels of security around and throughout the facility. With multi-factor access control, 24/7 onsite security and CCTV throughout, we ensure your solution is always secure.

Always Available

Our data centres operate at Tier 3 standards for uptime and availability. With concurrently maintainable systems including UPS, standby diesel generators and high-density infrastructures in excess of 15kW per rack, we offer a 100% network uptime guarantee.

Certifications and Industry Compliance

Crown Commercial Service
Cyber Essentials
Carbon Neutral
ISO 9001
ISO 27001

Your solution is only ever housed in our government and ISO-certified, ultra-secure data centres managed by security cleared personnel. And as an exclusively UK-based company, hosting with UKFast offers guaranteed data sovereignty. UKFast is a government approved supplier through the G-Cloud 10 framework.