Building Zones is passionate about helping transform connectivity and productivity in the workplace through high performance IT network infrastructure (LAN, WLAN and WAN).
Building Zones is recognised as a leader in providing network infrastructure solutions and was a winner in the 2014 IT industry Awards. Our clients trust us to simplify the process of providing a networking solution which delivers an incredible user experience for their offices, care homes, hospitals and schools. We provide network design, implementation and ongoing management.
Building Zones carefully chooses preferred network partners based on the need for networks to be cost effective, secure, reliable and fast. Our products include established proven technology as well as innovative, disruptive technology. Building Zones takes account of independent industry analysis provided by the Gartner magic quadrant and Forrester Wave.
Network Infrastructure Solutions
Wireless (WLAN) is a critical form of connectivity allowing information and business applications to be available anywhere, anytime. Building Zones uses the following key wireless technologies:
- Fortinet high performance virtual cell technology
- Cisco Meraki cloud based wireless technology solutions
- Ekahau for site surveys and heatmaps
Building Zones has accredited partner status with Fortinet and Cisco.
Local Area Networks (LAN)
Local Area Networks (LAN) comprising of core and edge switches to provide connectivity for servers and devices. Building Zones uses the following key switch technologies:
- Mellanox high throughput (100 Gb), low latency, energy-efficient core switches
- Meraki cloud-based switches
- Huawei switches offers a low cost quality alternative.
Wide Area Networks (WAN)
Wide Area Networks (WAN) connecting remote location and private/public cloud require optimisation to improve the user experience.
Building Zones uses Riverbed and Talon technologies to overcome the latency and speed issues associated with the centralisation of applications and file storage.