The Factory Youth Zone

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The Factory Youth Zone is a Manchester-based charity in Harpurhey offering a fantastic schedule of activities and opportunities for young people to try new things and learn new skills. We also provide relaxed informal spaces for simply hanging with mates, making The Factory North Manchester’s first choice venue for young people.

LLaborate was commissioned by Onside North West and Tolent Construction to supply and install IT Infrastructure, Audio visual, Telephony, and support. The hardware supplied ranged from full server deployment, client computers, hardware content filtering, Audio visual items included Digital signage, four zone PA system with integrated sound control for Dance studio and boxing area.

Telecommunications and broadband was also supplied and installed. We worked with the construction team from the ground up, working off plan, instructing the cabling team (M&E).

The project consisted of Patching 144 x Cat6 cables, Dell 42u cabinet, Dell Servers, Sonicwall Wifi, Sonicwall hardware filtering, Cisco POE switches, Dell desktops and notebooks, Samsung Digital signage screens throughout the location, 4 zone PA system with Crown Amplifiers with integrated Dance studio audio system, SMART interactive whiteboards and NEC projectors, Samsung Telephone system, Mobile telephones and Lines.