Property & Planning

A diverse sector that is experiencing a great deal of change from global aspects to sustainability issues. Well-established organisations need an IT infrastructure that will flexibly and securely meet with the challenges that come with these industry developments.

The Client:

For over 35 years DWD has provided specialist property and planning consultancy to a diverse and impressive range of clients, including occupiers, landowners, developers and infrastructure providers.

Clear Thinking were recommended to DWD by the IT service provider to one of their former companies.

Website: DWD

The Challenge:

Leading property and planning consultancy DWD switched IT service provider and partnered with Clear Thinking to achieve their Cyber Essentials certification and operate to the high standards necessary to support their visible growth.

DWD wanted to migrate over to use Clear Thinking virtualised servers, IP phones, reliable fibre, mobile working and more.


Head office relocation

24/7 proactive server management & maintenance

PC Management

Licence management

Security strategy in line with 10 steps to cyber security

Cyber Essentials Certification

Secure & branded file sharing / collaboration site

DRaaS – Disaster Recovery as a Service

Ongoing project support

Quarterly onsite consultancy reviews

Managed unified communications telephony platform

Firewall upgrades & management

Reduced Call Costs

Smartphone & softphone integration for mobile working

“Clear Thinking were certainly better placed to look after our needs than our previous supplier. Being the person that brought Clear Thinking onboard is brilliant; within DWD I get the praise for CT’s competence and hard work.”

DWD Partner
Average Customer Service Score in 2021


The successful partnership between DWD and Clear Thinking has delivered a real return on investment resulting in the business experiencing greatly improved productivity and security levels.

Having Clear Thinking as a strategic technical partner has allowed decisions to be made with the guidance of specialists who put the plans of DWD’s business before their own.

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