Managed Services Firm Scores Six Figure IT Support Contract with Newcastle United Football Club
The multi-year deal covers the support of the club’s IT infrastructure, spanning three sites. The contract was awarded to IT solutions provider Perfect Image following a competitive process.
The partnership between Newcastle United Football Club (NUFC) and Perfect Image begins with a FlexCare Managed IT support package, for the management, maintenance and optimisation of their physical servers, hardware, networks, and applications.
IT support covers match days, providing on-site resource for home matches to augment the NUFC IT team at key times.
Perfect Image, as their long-term partner, is also ideally placed to help them make best use of cloud-based services and infrastructure in the future.
Daniel Bailey, Head of IT at NUFC, says of the partnership: “We are delighted to enter into partnership with Perfect Image. They have a strong track record and demonstrated an excellent understanding of our needs and priorities. We look forward to working together to develop our IT infrastructure over the long term.”
Newcastle-based Perfect Image was formed in 1991 and partners with businesses in the North East and across the UK to support their growth. Perfect Image is renowned nationally for architecting, delivering managed IT solutions. Since day one, the goal has been to transform business problems with intelligent technical solutions.
Perfect Image CEO Rob Hankin comments: “We are thrilled to be partnering with NUFC, a fantastic organisation, well known to so many, and forward thinking in their approach to managing IT. This is a testament to the fantastic capability of our team, our FlexCare Managed IT offering, and our growth as a trusted IT partner.”