• Datacentre UK Partnerships

  • APC

  • Chambers of Commerce

  • HP DataCentre

  • Klima-Therm

  • LIMA Networks

  • Rittal

  • Working within the community

Datacentre UK Partnerships

Stronger partnerships, trusted teams

Datacentre UK enjoys strategic partnerships with the best component suppliers in the industry. These exclusive relationships mean that we can effectively source every single component each project requires, quickly and efficiently, while passing on significant cost savings to our clients.

In this section we provide a brief overview of our main strategic partners for your information


APC are the market leaders in the design and manufacture of datacentre and computer room server housings. Their groundbreaking InfraStruXure concept is the next generation in smart cabinet design, providing datacentre designers with a host of sophisticated, flexible strategies and options which have never been available before.

InfraStruXure is an agile, adaptable, rack-based modular approach which facilitates mobility, scaling power densities and is completely vendor neutral. Integrated cabling and cooling eliminates the need for raised floors, built-in redundancy eliminates the need for extra UPSs. InfraStruXure has too many features to list here; quite simply, InfraStruXure from APC is the future of datacentre housings.

APC Manchester Elite partner

As an APC Elite partner we have made significant investment in training both technical and sales staff so that they are able to recommend, install and support the right APC product for your needs. We have access to the APC Partner online community which enables us to gain access to in-depth technical and support information.

APC's four tiered certification programme was launched in April 2008. Since then, participating partners have been completing the training and test requirements to achieve the programme evaluation and level attained. LIMA achieved the top rating in all four levels, Elite status demonstrates that the company is a judged fully technically competent to deliver the most reliable, scalable and highly available APC data centre physical infrastructure in the market today.

Datacentre UK's technical professionals are APC certified to design and implement APC InfraStruXure® data centre power, cooling and management solutions for all levels from Server Room through to enterprise data centre. Datacentre UK Manchester covers all aspects of the data centre from design through to operation. In addition, Elite status also enables Datacentre UK to access priority technical and sales support from APC's team.

Staff at Datacentre UK Manchester and Leeds are accredited to these levels:

  • APC Datacenter Technical Consultant
  • APC Integrated Design Consultant
  • APC Technical Consultant
  • APC Sales Professional


Chambers of Commerce

Datacentre UK are part of a wide network of North West Chambers, this not only improves our relationships with existing partners but also encourages new relationships with future partners.

Being part of a Chamber of Commerce is an exciting opportunity which assists us meeting with like-minded companies and further develop our brand.

We believe that regular contact with the business community can help us and others connect, bringing more valuable business and technology to the North West and surrounding areas.

This in hand helps us to continue to progress as one of the region's top total Data Centre solution providers.

HP DataCentre

HP DataCentre provides the world's best data storage, imaging, printing, workstation and networking solutions, all backed by the most experienced team in the world. With HP as our supplier, Datacentre UK clients are confident that they are receiving the finest, most reliable, most sophisticated equipment at a cost only a strategic partner can secure.


Klima-Therm Limited have been providing a portfolio of air conditioning, heating and air movement products along with technical back-up and maintenance to the building services industry for nearly twenty years; in that time they have been involved in many prestigious projects. More recently their skills and expertise have been used to provide chilled water solutions and cooling solutions for our datacentre and server room builds.

Klima-Therm Website


As a leading UK IT reseller, LIMA's' expertise in sourcing best-in-class technology products is on tap for Datacentre UK. Particular specialisms include network design and integration, network security, storage, high availability and managed services, remote network support, on-site technical engineering, network health checks, disaster recovery and of course, hardware and software supply.

LIMA is ISO 9001:2000 and 27001:2013 accredited and enjoys Preferred Partner relationships with manufacturers including Hewlett Packard, IBM, APC Gold Partner, Microsoft Gold Partner, 3Com, Cisco, Novell, Lotus, BICC (for Cat 5/6 cable) and many others.

Visit LIMA's website


One of the world's largest suppliers-by-volume of flexible, cost-effective and sophisticated IT enclosures, housings and supporting structural components. With a range of over 8000 products immediately available in the UK, our partnership with Rittal gives Datacentre UK the power to resolve practically any challenge in the fastest possible time. The quality of Rittal global production facilities and products has been recognised with DIN EN ISO 9001:2000 certification.

Rittal website

Working within the community

The University of Manchester

The University of Manchester has an exceptional record of generating and sharing new ideas and innovations. Today, they are one of the world's top centres for biomedical research, leading the search for new treatments for life-threatening diseases. Like Datacentre UK it is also at the forefront of new discoveries technology and engineering. Datacentre UK has an ongoing partnership with Manchester University and has provided the University with power management equipment and storage solutions from APC.

At Datacentre UK we can help to make sure that you receive the best possible pricing for any of your IT purchases and ensure that you are have access to many of the exciting offers and promotions that are available to Schools, Colleges & Universities.

Salford University

The University is currently undertaking a process of transformational and change, under the title 'Realising our Vision'. This process of innovation and radical change is affecting every area of University life. As part of this change it is investing heavily in the development of there Campus including its IT Structure. Datacentre UK has a strong ties with Salford and therefore has enjoyed working with Salford Uni. We are currently assisting them by enabling them to implement their power back up plan thus gaining benefits from our Elite status with APC. Our main our objective within all throughout all our design and our consultations with education establishments is is to ensure that the power protection system we supply to you matches all of the requirements precisely, now and for the future.

We believe an educational establishments investment has to support there goal of providing high-quality and cost-effective services. To achieve this you need to partner with a specialist organisation that is experienced in procuring, implementing and supporting IT solutions for the public sector