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Case Study

Hibernia College gives cloud services an ‘A’ grade for availability

23rd July 2014

Hibernia College is an internationally accredited, global provider of high quality education programmes based in Ireland and the UK. The College is a recognised world leader in online content development and delivery based on a blended learning format which combines interactive, multimedia-rich online content with face-to-face tuition through periodic on-site sessions.

Business Challenge:
Ireland’s only government-accredited e-learning college provides post-graduate programmes for teaching professionals and others, delivering course content through online tutorials supplemented by practical classroom experience. With more than 8,000 students in 76 countries worldwide relying on Hibernia College’s award-winning blended learning programmes every year,
its IT cannot fail.
• Managed Multi-Tenanted
Cloud Services.
Business Benefits:
• High levels of availability, backed by service guarantees
• Flexibility to manage sudden bursts in demand
• Resilient IT environment is a differentiator when competing for students
• Fully redundant infrastructure provides instant failover in the event of server failure
• Robust backup and recovery solution gives reassurance that no data will ever be lost
• Continuous data protection
• Supports Hibernia College’s business proposition of quality teaching and affordable fees
• Frees the in-house team to focus on application development rather than infrastructure management.

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