Case studies: LCVS
LCVS provide managed office space and workshops for over 60 businesses, spread across two buildings in Leeds City Centre. They are an independent, not-for-profit company with a mission to help small business survive & thrive.
Whether it be accessing internet and email, VoIP phones or managing ecommerce stores, today connectivity is an absolutely essential service for modern businesses, if not the most essential. LCVS host a range of businesses across their two city centre sites, including software companies, architects, filmmakers, digital printers, digital artists, web developers and more. In order to fulfil their mission of providing a supporting environment for businesses to survive, they needed a high speed, reliable, scalable and competitively priced connectivity solution.
Aql worked with LCVS to provide a full-fibre broadband line to their two buildings, enabling LCVS to offer their tenants cost-effective, extremely fast 1 gigabit speeds, with no data cap and symmetrical upload and download speeds.
Linda Devereux, Company Secretary at LCVS, explains
"Our tenants rely on a fast internet connectivity to be as productive as they can be, and being able to offer them a reliable full fibre offering is a massive attraction. aql assigned us with a named account manager, Jake, who is really helpful and responsive when we’ve got issues or questions around the service. In addition, aql share our passion and ethos of championing northern industry, which is an added bonus."