Orange Business Services deploys data center for Himachal Pradesh Power Corporation
Telecom Lead India: Orange Business Services has commissioned a state-of-the-art data center for Himachal Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (HPPCL), the state-owned power generating utility in Himachal Pradesh.
The data center, managed by Orange for five years, will facilitate the rollout of SAP applications and services at HPPCL.
The infrastructure includes fully equipped high-end computing, network and security solutions.
Orange will provide around-the-clock onsite integration, project management and managed services. The provision for a single window helpdesk will also enable the swift resolution of power related issues.
This data center deployment is part of the state’s initiative to modernize key sectors such as power generation. This facility will further strengthen HPPCL’s operations and help improve efficiency in delivering power services in the state.
Bala Mahadevan, CEO, Orange Business Services, India, said, “It is a proud moment for us to participate in a prestigious data center build project in India and we thank HPPCL for their confidence in our capabilities.”
“With our strong domain expertise and unmatched technical capabilities of managing complex infrastructure deployments, we are well placed to expand our enterprise solutions and deliver large government and public sector projects,” Mahadevan added.
The infrastructure includes fully equipped high-end computing, network and security solutions. In addition to delivering, integrating and managing the data center at HPPCL, Orange will also be commissioning the maintenance of the Disaster Recovery Center located in Chennai.
Orange has partnered with APC, CA Technologies and Juniper Networks for this project.
Recently Orange Business Services announced it is providing WAN services to the European Commission’s Directorate General Taxation and Customs Union under a contract worth 29.8 million EURO.