BIS Customers Taking Advantage of Low Latency Ethernet Connectivity

By Bis Ltd, PRNE
Wednesday, October 6, 2010

LONDON, October 7, 2010 - BIS Ltd, a leading owner and operator of secure and expertly managed
London data centres and outsourced managed IT services, is pleased to
announce that their continued successful provision of Ethernet services has
earned them a Colt UK Partner of the Year award.

The annual awards are designed to recognise and celebrate Colt's top
performing partners, both on a national and pan-European level, and is in
addition to BIS' status as one of only five Colt Platinum Partner

Rob Jupp, Director of Colt's Midsize Business Division in the UK, said,
"We are delighted that BIS and their customers recognise the benefits of our
award-winning Ethernet services for their wide area network. These low
latency connectivity solutions are easy to manage, scalable and flexible and
offer high speed access to business critical applications when and where
customers need them."

He continued, "BIS has successfully designed and implemented a number of
solutions encompassing replicated cloud storage to enable business
continuity. Low latency across the network is imperative for these high
availability solutions to work. Colt provides BIS with the cost effective,
low latency Ethernet connectivity which underpins their solutions for a
number of high profile City clients."

David Pyemont, Chairman of BIS Ltd said, "We are extremely
proud to have been recognised again by Colt. This is testament to all the
hard work our staff have put into delivering complex networking and managed
services projects. A delay of just one millisecond can significantly impact
the effectiveness of our customers' businesses and our solutions take this
into consideration."

Colt recently won the Metro Ethernet Forum's EMEA Service
Provider of the Year award for the sixth consecutive year, in recognition of
its market-leading Ethernet offerings.

About BIS Ltd

BIS is an independently owned, award winning 'Cisco Powered'
Managed Services Partner and leading data centre owner operator. BIS has been
designing, building and managing IT infrastructure solutions for over 10
years. BIS provides managed services covering colocation, networks, servers,
applications and storage and first class support. BIS has tailored their
managed services to several hundred clients across a number of sectors
including insurance, shipping, finance, legal and media.

    For more information please contact

    Samantha Keating
    Sales Director, BIS Ltd
    Tel: +44(0)20-7861-9322

    Henny Valder
    Tel: +44(0)207-947-1610

For more information please contact: Samantha Keating, Sales Director, BIS Ltd, Tel: +44(0)20-7861-9322, E: skeating at; Henny Valder, Colt, Tel: +44(0)207-947-1610, E: henny.valder at

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