Sanovi Technologies has won the Disaster Recovery Management contract for Phase 1 of India’s UID project
Bangalore, May 25, 2011: Sanovi Technologies Pvt Ltd, the market leader in Disaster Recovery Management software, today announced that it has won the recovery management contract for India’s Unique Identification (UID) project, ‘Aadhaar’.
As part of the agreement, Sanovi Technologies will provide Disaster Recovery Management (DRM) software that combines monitoring, reporting, testing and drill automation capabilities for this data-intensive UID project. This scalable, industry standards based and easy-to-use solution will be used at the datacenters in Bangalore and New Delhi to support the Aadhaar project.
“It is a great honor for us to be associated with such a prestigious project of the Government of India like Aadhaar (Unique Identification Project),” said Mr. Chandra Sekhar Pulamarasetti, Founder & CEO, Sanovi Technologies. “It’s a great opportunity for us to be part of a historic national exercise.” he added.
Aadhaar aims to identify billions of Indians uniquely on the basis of their demographic information and biometrics. The project maintains a massive record of information of billions of people, including ongoing data collection, validation, issue and constant verification of identity. Mindful of the recent disasters and tremendous data losses in Japan and Egypt, a recovery management solution to manage and maintain the Aadhaar project is important.
“All eGovernance projects require highly scalable and reliable Disaster Recovery Solutions due to the critical nature of the projects. Sanovi DRM software enables a robust DR program for non-stop availability of eGovernance services. We are excited to be part of this mission mode project.” said Mr. Ashis Guha, President of Sales, Sanovi Technologies. “This win reaffirms that we are the leading players in the DRM industry”, he added.
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About Sanovi Technologies:
Sanovi Technologies offers IT Disaster Recovery Management (DRM) Software products that help small, medium and large enterprises automate their IT Disaster Recovery Processes benefitting the organizations through Recovery Readiness Assurance and Operational Efficiencies. Sanovi products enable cloud and infrastructure service providers to offer remote DR services. Sanovi provides thought leadership in the DR area and has helped deploy a robust DR program through its DRM software at several organizations in the banking, insurance, manufacturing, energy, government and other industry verticals.
Complexity, Heterogeneous technologies, Non-standard and manual intensive processes, and Point management tools are characteristics of traditional DR solutions. These solutions lack visibility into DR Service level objectives including RPOs and RTOs. Surveys in the area reveal that one in three DR tests continue to fail and most of the organizations fail to make configuration updates to the DR systems. Due to these factors, ensuring application recovery remains a top challenge for IT management.
Sanovi’s products ensure recovery readiness through a DR life cycle approach including proactive DR infrastructure monitoring and automated DR drills. Built on standards-based platforms, Sanovi’s products offer real-time DR Monitoring, DR Configuration Change Validation, DR Testing, DR Reporting, DR Policies and Automated Failover features. Sanovi products are tightly integrated with several commercial infrastructure applications, replication products and platforms for total infrastructure automation.
Sanovi’s products help organizations standardize their DR solutions and deploy DR best practices. They help IT managers to provide transparent DR services to business groups, while enabling an agile DR infrastructure. Sanovi products overlay on top of the existing DR infrastructure including the HA and Replication systems and protect customer investments.
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is an agency of the Government of India responsible for implementing the envisioned Multipurpose National Identity Card or Unique Identification card (UID Card) project in India. It was established in February 2009, and will own and operate the Unique Identification Number database. The authority will aim at providing a unique number to all Indians, but not smart cards. The authority would provide a database of residents containing very simple data in biometrics.
The agency is headed by a chairman, who holds a cabinet rank. The UIDAI is part of the Planning Commission of India. Nandan Nilekani, a former co-chairman of Infosys Technologies, was appointed as the first Chairman of the authority in June 2009.Ram Sewak Sharma, an IAS Officer of Jharkhand Government cadre has been appointed as the Director General and Mission Director of the Authority. He is known for his best effort in e-Governance project for Jharkhand State and working as an IT secretary he received a number of awards for best Information Technology Trends State in India.
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