Newcastle United Football Club have announced a new project with local firm Onyx Group as they look to enhance their existing IT infrastructure as part of their long-term strategy.
Onyx Group will provide Newcastle United with a comprehensive fully managed solution. By providing the football club with a resilient network containing no single point of failure, the club will be able to guarantee maximum availability and uninterrupted connectivity for media professionals and staff on matchdays.
Neil Stephenson, CEO of Onyx Group, said: “We have a long-term relationship with Newcastle United stretching back many years and we are delighted to renew the services of such a prestigious client. The longevity of our relationship speaks volumes of the exceptional work being carried out by our team and we are looking forward to working together for many years to come.”
Daniel Bailey, Head of IT at Newcastle United, said: “As the club continues to grow on and off the field it is vital that we have an IT strategy in place that enables us to maintain the excellent levels of service that we expect at the club. Onyx Group’s resilient solutions and reputation for delivering tried-and-tested technologies provides us with confidence in our ability to adapt to future IT developments.”
“Onyx Group have demonstrated the highest levels of IT availability throughout our relationship and have become an integral part of our team. We are passionate about working alongside the best businesses in the region and as the leading supplier of ICT solutions in the North East, we had no hesitation in extending our relationship with Onyx.”