Disaster Recovery Center – HW/SW Supply & Solution Deployment

Primary Contractor

Project Scope

AzerIntelTek (TopAz) is the leading lottery games provider in the region. The business of customer has explicit requirements in security, data safety, performance and global availability. AzerIntelTek already running core datacenters. Business Continuity strategy demanded Disaster Recovery and data replication system with near zero RPO and RTO. Fominov Consulting won the tender for delivery and deployment of infrastructure for the set of mission-critical applications.

Goals and Benefits

IBM Power running AIX hosting Informix database with the data storage at IBM Storwize system – this was a chosen architecture, which proves the outstanding level of performance and availability bond by reliable security. The team of Fominov Consulting engineers could build, up and run the system within 3 weeks of tight schedule. It was a real challenge to prove the professional level of the technical team and IBM technologies advantage.

Power Systems are always built for the most demanding, data-intensive, computing on earth. IBM’s cloud-ready servers help unleash insight from your data pipeline – from managing mission-critical data, to managing your operational data stores and data lakes, to delivering the best server for cognitive computing. With industry leading reliability and security, our infrastructure is designed to crush the most data-intensive workloads imaginable. AIX is an enterprise-class UNIX operating system (OS) for the POWER processor architecture found in IBM Power Systems. Today’s global business must rely on an infrastructure that is secure, highly available and able to adapt quickly to changing business needs. AIX delivers these capabilities and more, with the performance, reliability and security that your mission-critical data demands.

IBM Informix is a secure embeddable database, optimized for OLTP, IoT and is forging new frontiers with its unique ability to seamlessly integrate SQL, NoSQL/JSON, time series and spatial data. Reliability, flexibility, ease of use, and low total cost of ownership makes Informix the best in class enterprise database available in the market.

Hardware products used

IBM Power Systems, IBM Storwize, IBM Tape Library, Lenovo ThinkSystem, Brocade SAN, Cisco Catalyst, Cisco FirePower

Software products used

IBM Informix, IBM AIX, IBM PowerVM, IBM PowerHA, IBM Spectrum for Storwize, VMware vSphere