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Disaster Recovery as a Service for Indian Operations of American Food Company

The company completely offloaded Disaster Recovery activities to Sify with 70% cost saving through opex solution

The Company

An iconic food brand and is one of the most preferred brands in 200 countries, spread across 5 continents. The brand came to India in the year 1994, by taking over the Family Products Division of Glaxo. The Indian arm is fully integrated into the global operations employing high standards in quality at its manufacturing facility at Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh. The company provides globally trusted products like Tomato Ketchup and local products like Energy Drink and Ghee.

The Challenge

To implement an automated DR solution that replicates data to DR site in real-time. At the company, the business critical databases and applications were running in a virtualized environment. The uptime and availability of these systems are critical as they directly impact the delivery. The company was considering an OpEx-based Disaster Recovery solution which provides assured data recovery of critical operational data. It was also essential to ensure that the solution results in meeting stringent compliance needs of the industry.

The Solution

Sify DRaaS offered completely automated solution to support rapid, reliable recovery for both data and applications on the Cloud. Sify's Cloud-based Disaster Recovery offering helped the customer in ensuring reliable, scalable and cost-effective OpEx-based solution. Being completely monitored and managed by Sify's Disaster Recovery experts around the clock, the solution provided a compelling proposition. Being a complete DR solution provider, Sify helped the company in employing Single Ownership on a Cloud solution, Tools, Management, and Process along with Bandwidth/MPLS connectivity. The completely managed solution helps the customer in offloading DR activities to Sify and concentrate more on core organizational needs.

Business Benefits

Sify DRaaS provided the company's Indian arm with considerable latitude in data protection and business continuity policy. An extremely cost-efficient, automated Disaster Recovery Solution providing effective, scalable, OpEx-based charging benefits of cloud model to customer.

  • Star White70 % Cost saving
  • Star WhiteNon Disruptive DR Drill
  • Star WhiteContinues Data Protection helping meet RPO
  • Star WhiteComplete BCP solution to meet any disaster condition
  • Star WhiteCloud Scalability in all the components
  • Star WhiteSify single ownership for all the DRaaS components
  • Star WhiteSify's 24X7 helpdesk support

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