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Network infrastructure upgrade

Our new load balancer with associated cabling
Our new load balancer with associated cabling ©

27 May 2009

BODC has recently upgraded its network infrastructure to cope with the demand on services. This investment will allow us to maintain our high standards in web data delivery, cater for the 30% year on year increase of registered web users and help us achieve our aim of making all of our data holdings accessible via the web.

Our recent network upgrade provides

Our Information Technology (IT) infrastructure (servers and networks) are maintained by our local IT support group (POL Computing). In turn, POL Computing are supported by NERC's IT Solutions & Services (iTSS) who provide specialised expertise.

We will continue to work closely with these groups to maintain and develop the IT infrastructure we depend on as part of our commitment to improving access to our data holdings and web services.


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