New gaming innovator turns going to the golf range into an exciting interactive experience

Reading, UK – 22 July 2008: DediPower, one of the UK's fastest growing managed hosting providers, has been selected by Global Play Golf (GPG) to provide all their managed hosting requirements. GPG’s vision is to create a new market segment within the huge golfing market by revolutionizing the way people spend time at driving ranges.

GPG have developed an outdoor simulator that allows players practising at driving ranges to turn it into an interactive experience. The GPG web based application platform is an at-impact analyser that captures swing and impact related data to allow the measurement of every facet of the club delivery and ball launch through the impact area. It captures huge amounts of data to enable real time analysis and gaming capabilities. The system can detect at a rate of 5 million times per second providing unrivalled and extremely accurate data collection. The application operates online, providing instant feedback to the user.

“We had a number of very clear priorities when selecting a managed hosting company to support the introduction of the GPG system. The ability to manage and transmit huge amounts of data, the capability to scale with us at a rapid rate as we grow, and to provide high levels of customer service to support a business operating in real time. On all these counts DediPower demonstrated their proven technical experience. This coupled with their commercial flexibility made them the obvious choice,” observed Peter Kershaw, CEO, Global Play Golf.

DediPower's Managed Hosting provides enterprises with business server solutions delivering custom built high-specification dedicated servers. This is underpinned by a world-class hosting infrastructure that has been designed to ensure the highest levels of network uptime, availability, flexibility and security. Focused on delivering support with passion, DediPower offers one of the best service level agreements in the industry today and is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and RedHat Ready Hosting Partner.

“Working with exciting businesses such as Global Play Golf who are at the cutting edge of innovation is extremely rewarding for our organisation. The fact that we are able to meet their challenging requirements is a testament to the skills and capabilities we have built at DediPower. We look forward to supporting their ambitious growth objectives,” said Craig Martin, CEO, DediPower.

About DediPower Managed Hosting
DediPower, one of the UK’s fastest growing managed hosting providers delivers a range of managed hosting solutions including: dedicated servers, application and exchange hosting, high availability multi-server clusters and co-location. DediPower is a Microsoft Gold Certified partner and a RedHat Ready Hosting partner. A winner of numerous awards, hosted sites include Sony, Sam Learning, Institute of Physics, Coca-Cola, Capita, First Great Western and Carphone Warehouse. Established in 1998 and self funded, DediPower runs its own purpose built data centres totalling over 22,000 sq ft situated in Reading, UK. For more information call 0870 252 3600, email or visit our website -

Published on: 12:00AM on 22nd July 2008