Coleg y Cymoedd Chooses NETconnection
Coleg y Cymoedd is one of the largest further education provider’s in Wales with an estimated 20,000 learners and over 1000 members of staff.
NETconnection Systems have been awarded the contract to deliver a high speed, secure unified wired and wireless solution across the Colleges sites in Nantgarw, Abedare, Rhondda and Ystrad Mynach, as well as other buildings including the planned new £20 million Abedare campus development.
The turn-key solution involves hundreds of 802.11ac access points, centralised wireless controllers, high speed resilient core and access layer switches, identity and access control through NAC, layer 7 network analytics and all required passive infrastructure.
The solution based upon Extreme Networks technology was chosen ahead of multiple competitive solutions including those from HP, Meru, Dell & Aruba and represents a fantastic win for NETconnection.