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FOX Networks Supported in a tight spot

FOX Networks Group offer premium entertainment, sports and real-life TV shows and movies to clients across the globe.

FOX Networks Group Africa required a data center installation at their office situated in Illovo, Johannesburg. The fully functional, self-contained data center needed to be installed in an area with limited space, however.

Wires and Wireless were able to supply and successfully install a densely populated data center in the confined space available as well as provide integrated solutions to the client.

Infrastructure utilised:

• Installation of APC data center, incorporating racking, in-row cooling and power.

• Deployment of 10Gb CAT 6A LAN network.

• Installation of an integrated Milestone VMS and Lenel Access control solution, to conform to global standards.

Thanks to the turnkey solutions offered by Wires and Wireless, FOX Networks Group Africa are now able to enjoy secure, reliable infrastructure, as well as the peace of mind of maintaining the necessary up-time and access expected by their client base.


Investec Import Solutions bring in the new

Investec Import Solutions provide a fully integrated import solution for clients which includes all transactional and logistics processes.

Investec Import Solutions is located separately to the main Investec Financial Services building and needed to upgrade its IT infrastructure to continue to serve its growing customer base and meet new industry demands.

Wires and Wireless were able to help them upgrade their IT infrastructure and ensure the continued delivery of their stellar customer service.

Infrastructure utilised:

• Installation of a high-end data center with in-row cooling and managed power;

• Installation of a data center UPS and end-user UPS solution;

• Wireless linked to Investec HQ in case of WAN failure; and

• Installation of a fibre optic backbone.

Wires and Wireless helped Investec Import Solutions stay on top of their game by bringing their IT infrastructure and systems on par with their logical and efficient business processes.


AV and VC for digital innovators

IoT.nxt makes IoT a reality for businesses through their world-leading framework.

IoT.nxt, innovators in digitisation, were in need of audio visual and video conferencing solutions for their offices in Centurion.

Wires and Wireless were able to supply high-end AV and VC solutions to upgrade IoT.nxt’s media and presentation rooms.

Infrastructure utilised:

• Installation of a high-end AV system;

• Setting up category 6 LAN;

• Installation of a Ruckus wireless system;

• Setting up a Q-SYS solution – an excellent IP backbone and fully manageable platform which best suited the client’s requirements;

• Setting up video distribution across multiple platforms;

• Setting up automated boardrooms with Q-SYS; and

• Setting up projection equipment.

With the rapid response time of Wires and Wireless, IoT.nxt’s digital innovation and transformation could continue at an accelerated pace, with the addition of their cutting-edge AV and VC technology.