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Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service - Preventing, Protecting, Responding

IT Hardware Maintenance Costs

Reference No: 017/2015
Request Date: 19/02/2015


I would like to request the following breakdown of your hardware maintenance and costs relevant to IT:

A list of the models of the physical servers, storage devices, tape libraries, network switches and routers under support contracts; as well as the cost and duration of said contracts, with start and end dates and service level associated with the equipment. Could you also supply the names of the suppliers of aforementioned support services?

I would also request the name of the person/s in your organisation responsible for the maintenance support contracts.


  • Specialist Computer Centres PLC
    • HP data Protector April 14 – March 15 - £7k/annum
    • HP Tape Library – Oct 14 – Nov 15 - £2k/annum
  • KCom
    • Switches & Routers – Sept 14 – Aug 15 - £8k/annum

Responsible person: Mr M Ash *

* Please note that the person named in the response above wishes to exercise their individual right under Section 11 of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) and under the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 (PERC) not to receive direct marketing. As such any form of marketing approach made to this person will constitute a breach of either the DPA or PERCR. Any such approach will be reported to the Information Commissioners Office for them to take the appropriate regulatory action.