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Meet the Team

Steve Silver RCDD, CDCDP, CDCMP: Service Owner Data Centres & Infrastructure

Steve has over 25 years expeirience within the electrical and telecommunications industry and has worked at the University since 2002.

He is responsable for the passive infrastructure installed in all campus buildings that carries network, voice, security and BMS services and is the data centre manager for ITS run data centres.

Steve is a RCDD (registered communications distribution designer) as well as a CDCDP (certified data centre design proffesional) and CDCMP (certified data centre management proffesional)

A trained first aider, fire warden and a health and safety advisor for IT Services.

Email: steve dot silver at warwick dot ac dot uk

Internal phone number: 75117

Internal mobile number: 48105

Roger Grimes: Systems Specialist (Infrastructure)

Roger has over 25 years experience within the electrical and telecommunications industry and has worked at the University since 2006 first as a contractor and then as a permananet member of IT Services.

He is responsible along with Steve Silver for the passive infrastructure installed in campus buildings that carries network, voice, security and BMS services.

His responsibilities also include design and management of major telecommunications cabling projects for the university on behalf or IT Services and Inspection & Testing of installed infrastructure.

Email: rog dot grimes at warwick dot ac dot uk

Internal phone number: 73897

Internal mobile number: 48104

Tariq Zaman: Data Center and Telecommunications Engineer

Taz has over 25 years experience within the Data and Telecommunication industry and has worked for the university since August 2011.

His responsibilities include administration of the fibre optic infrastructure across campus. Auditing of communications rooms and data centres, inspections of small and major works carried out by sub-contractors. telecommunications MACS and fault finding. Installation of server equipment into data centres and the patching to network equipment.

Before joining the university Taz was a customer service engineer for a large corperate systems intergrator working across the UK.

Email: T dot Zaman at warwick dot ac dot uk

Internal phone number: 50917

Internal mobile number: 47779

Ian Smith: Data Centre and Telecommunications Engineer

Ian has 20+ years experience with in the Telecommunication and Network industry he has worked at the University on a contract and permanent basis since 2007.

His responsibilities include administration of the fibre optic infrastructure across campus. Auditing of communications rooms and data centres, inspections of small and major works carried out by sub-contractors. telecommunications MACS and fault finding. Installation of server equipment into data centres and the patching to network equipment.

Before joining Warwick University he was contracted to numerous companies working all over the U.K. and the Middle East

Email: I dot Smith dot 3 at warwick dot ac dot uk

Internal phone number: 51266

Internal mobile number: 41194

Andrew Egginton: Data Centre and Telecommunications Engineer

Andrew has over 7 years experience within the telecommunications industry and has worked at the university since 2006.

Before joining IT Services, Andrew worked at Arden House, one of the universities conference centres, as a conference technician.

Andrew’s duties include testing and rectification of copper and fibre cabling faults, PAT testing and installation of wireless access points.

Email: A dot Egginton at warwick dot ac dot uk

Internal phone number: 50918

Internal mobile number: 47845