Innowave IT infrastructure, among India’s largest solution-focused, e-governance players with a successful track record of large projects, announced the setting up of a Tier II data center in Mumbai for Maharashtra’s slum rehabilitation authority (SRA). The data centre will focus on high availability services with N+1 standard facility which will be deployed by taking all major critical issues of SRA in to consideration. SRA over looks large amount of data relating to GIS Mapping of survey, building, land plans, Legal data, Challans & had planned to align it needs in a single location with upmost security & backup solutions to protect it from any disaster. SRA data Centre has the disaster recovery site configured to prepare for any data loss due to any natural or man-made disaster.
Data analysis and reporting will be a crucial touch point for various Slum rehabilitation schemes implemented by SRA. The
centre located at the SRA facility in Bandra, Mumbai, boasts of cutting edge technology in the form of 17 servers with latest high class virtualization, storage, and backup technology services. It will have qualified professionals engaged in GIS, Biometric & related analysis to support achievement of the overall development objectives of SRA.
According to Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA), Mumbai has 3,293 slum pockets spread over 9,008 acres with over 13 lakh
slum dwellers across Mumbai and Thane, eligible for the Housing For All Scheme. SRA has been focusing on digital transformation for transparency has since digitally mapped 1.17 crore documents relating to slum dwellers.
In his comments, Sandeep Deshmukh, secretary, SRA, said, “The data center is a crucial element in our ambitious effort to help uplift millions of slum dwellers in the larger Mumbai metropolitan region including Thane. Demolition of slums and the subsequent redevelopment leads to a lot of physical documentation & multiple complex issues during allotment. Digital mapping of documents and data analysis makes this process more efficient and effective besides ensuring increased transparency. The hi-tech data center has been functioning successfully for some time now.”
Commenting on the Tier II data centre, Anant Raghute, MD, Innowave IT Infrastructure, said, “We are proud to be playing our part in a much needed and timely effort to leverage digital transformation and analytics for fulfilling SRA’s objectives.
Precious knowledge we have gained through handling many related projects for various ULB’s (urban local bodies) & govt. bodies, our focus on holistic solutions and expertise in digital transformation & analytics, combined, place us in a position to deliver better value. The data center is best-in-class and is comparable with any Tier II data center of its kind in India.”