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New data recovery centre of NTPC launched

A new data recovery centre of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) was inaugurated in the corporation’s Southern region headquarters at Secunderabad on Thursday, as an alternative IT back up facility for ERP system of the company.

Corporation Chairman and Managing Director Gurdeep Singh inaugurated the facility spread over 2,000 square feet server farm area and embedded with Integrated Intelligent Building Management System (IBMS) and Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Systems.

Mr. Singh said that the NTPC is the first public sector unit in India which has adopted complete change in the SAP hardware for migration to a new platform, and appreciated the engineers for the same.

He emphasized the need for extending the existing DRC facility even to joint ventures and other subsidiaries of the company.