South West Communications Group provides London & Country
Mortgages with a totally resilient managed network and a virtualized
environment for its website and data.
London & Country
Mortgages, based in Bath, is the UK's largest no-fee mortgage broker. It
helps thousands of people every year find the right deal on their
mortgage and life insurance. Its advice is free and its aim is to make
the whole process of finding and applying for a mortgage as simple and
as cost-effective as possible.
London & Country’s website links to a range of different websites
to enable potential and existing homeowners to find the best mortgage
deal available. In essence, this is a price comparison website and
therefore requires high availability to serve its customers efficiently.
It also provides data to a whole host of other websites dealing with
mortgages and life insurance. London & Country was seeking a
resilient server solution and infrastructure to suit its website and
data storage needs.
South West Communications Group designed a totally resilient network
and virtualized environment for London & Country Mortgages in a
single solution that included:
South West Communications Group had provided
London & Country with its data backup service since 2007 therefore
it was aware of their industry-leading data centre and its portfolio of
services and solutions and as such, turned to them for their
• Data centre infrastructure with no single point of failure
• Server hardware
• SQL Server monitoring
• Resilient Internet connectivity
• Data backup
• RAID 5 storage
• Ongoing support 24/7