DLA Piper case study

DLA Piper UK is part of the world’s largest legal advice service providers. DLA Piper provides a range of essential business advice services in a range of areas from mergers and acquisitions to employment and restructuring.

The challenge

  • Needed to provide their lawyers around the world seamless access regardless of location
  • Ensure international data security, due to confidential and commercially sensitive data held
  • Data protection compliance and freedom of information regulations
  • Scalable system to handle rapidly expanding data volumes

The solution

  • Located core IT applications in a secure off-site data centre
  • Backup copies of all the data in case of an onsite outage
  • Before transfer, data is encrypted and compressed
  • Scalable service to grow as primary storage or backup data volumes grow, allowing for continued business growth

Why Redcentric

  • Passed an extensive due diligence and analysis process
  • Proven experienced supplier

Industry / Sector



  • 40 colocation racks in a private hosting suite
  • Data replication
  • Dedicated VMware Virtual server environment
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