FOI release

DfT: hardware maintenance and costs

Response to a request for information on hardware maintenance and costs for the department's IT equipment.


Hardware maintenance and costs

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Freedom of Information response about the maintenance costs of:

  • servers
  • storage devices
  • tape libraries
  • network switches
  • routers

under the department’s support contracts. The request also asks for the:

  • duration of contracts
  • service level associated with the equipment
  • names of suppliers
Published 27 February 2012