White paper

Leading edge technology is required for leading edge research

Security
Participating Company: 
NETASQ
Participating Analyst: 
ETM analyst

The University of Cambridge is one of the oldest universities in the world and one of the largest in the United Kingdom. Its reputation for outstanding academic achievement is known world-wide and reflects the intellectual achievement of its students, as well as the world class original research carried out by the staff of the University and the Colleges.

The Department of Physics at the University of Cambridge is made up of 15 research groups with a staff of 650. 2600 IP resources are connected to the network. Balancing the need for security and the desire to collaborate had become a costly endeavour for Cavendish Laboratory IT.