MUSA Project Update – September 2015

AIMES Research Technologist Dr Andrew Attwood and Project Engineer Antony Shimmin attended the 3rd meeting of the MUSA Consortium in Naples, Italy during September 2015. The meeting took place at the Universita Deglia Studi – Facolta Di Ingeneria. A member of the CeRICT consortium.   Day 1 consisted of a workshop dedicated to Work Package 5. […]

AIMES first to be awarded new Data Centre Alliance certification

Liverpool based Data centre operator and cloud computing specialist, AIMES Grid Services, has been named as the first data centre in the European Union to be awarded the new Data Centre Alliance (DCA) certification. Having successfully passed a rigorous data centre audit carried out by the industry body in conjunction with a member of its […]

AIMES becomes a participant in European Code of Conduct for Data Centres

AIMES is delighted to announce that the organisation’s award winning Kilby House Data Centre is officially a participant in the European Code of Conduct for Data Centres (EUCoC) The EUCoC has been created in response to increasing energy consumption in data centres and the need to reduce the related environmental, economic and energy supply security impacts. The aim […]

AIMES successfully make transition to ISO 27001:2013

AIMES are pleased to announce that we have successfully made the transition from the ISO 27001:2005 standard to the new ISO 27001:2013 standard after passing our annual audit earlier this month. The new ISO 27001:2013 standard places greater emphasis on measuring and evaluating how well an organisation’s Information Security Management System (ISMS) is actually performing. […]

AIMES secures £3M funding from Santander

AIMES Grid Services (AIMES), a Liverpool-based cloud computing and data centre services business, is set to accelerate revenue growth over the next two years and create 10 jobs, after securing credit facilities through Santander’s Breakthrough programme. Established in 2003 as the AIMES Centre within the University of Liverpool by Professor Dennis Kehoe, AIMES became a […]

Intelesant select AIMES for health application

Intelesant have selected AIMES to supply data centre services for their End of Life Monitoring and Assessment (ELMA) application, utilising a secure N3 connected private cloud. Intelesant’s ELMA platform allows care homes workers to share information about their residents with their GP and NHS community teams. The information shared includes the national minimum data set […]

Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital select AIMES as strategic partner

AIMES Grid Services, is supplying the Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust with disaster recovery and colocation services as part of a five year strategy to host business and mission critical applications within a hybrid cloud. This includes the implementation of the hospital’s electronic patient records (EPR) system. The EPR project is a […]

AIMES Scoops Award

AIMES has been recognised at the Data Centre Solutions Awards 2013 for its innovative highly efficient and resilient new Kilby House data centre facility. The company teamed up with Keysource, a leading provider of specialist data centre design and build services, to scoop the Private Sector Data Centre Project of the Year category for the […]

Kilby House short-listed for Award

The new AIMES Kilby House data centre facility has made the shortlist for the Private Sector Datacentre Project of the Year at the Datacentre Solutions (DCS) Awards 2013. The Awards reward the products, projects and services that have been implemented in the UK data centre market over the last 12 months as well as honour companies […]

Jonathan Ford & Co choose AIMES

Chartered accountants Jonathan Ford & Co recently moved into new offices in Maxwell House at Liverpool Innovation Park. They needed to relocate from their existing offices almost overnight to avoid any disruption to business as normal, and so needed to be absolutely sure that services were going to be in place prior to the move. They chose […]