NDC Hyderabad

In order to meet the increasing requirement of high availability and reliability of mission critical applications, NIC has set up a world class Data Centre at Hyderabad. The Data Centre is designed to provide full spectrum of hosting services which extend from shared hosting, dedicated servers with managed hosting solutions to infrastructure services like collocation & bandwidth, Disaster Recovery etc.

Many Mission Critical applications/web sites of various State and Central Government Departments are hosted at the Data Centre. Best practices and standards are followed in managing the Data Centre. The IT Infrastructure Management is taken care with proper Asset management, back to back AMC with all vendors and support agreements with software vendors wherever possible. IT Services are managed by a dedicated team of NIC employees using the best of the breed technologies supported by 24X7 NOC.

The Data Centre is equipped with state of the art ICT Infrastructure like Servers, Enterprise level Storage Systems, and Automated Tape Library Systems for data back up and Network & Information Security. It is powered with Physical Infrastructure like redundant UPS systems, Generator sets and enhanced physical security systems. The network connectivity is through multiple service providers with a high Internet bandwidth of 344 MBPS. Variety of software platforms like Windows 2003/2008 and ASP.NET, RHEL 5 with Apache, Tomcat and Jboss, MySql, Postgres, and MS SQL Database Management system are supported in the Data Centre. There is a provision for staging servers for testing the applications before they are moved to production servers.

DATA Centre Features :

• Built over 30000 square feet area
• High availability, reliability and accessibility
• Internet bandwidth of 344 MBPS through multiple service providers
• 24X7 NOC

The ICT infrastructure includes :

a. Network Infrastructure
i. Routers
ii. Core switches
iii. Rack Switches

b. Security Infrastructure
i. Firewalls
ii. Intrusion prevention system (IPS)
iii. Application firewalls

c. Monitoring and reporting tools
i. Network analysis
ii. Threat analysis
iii. Server health monitoring
iv. Service desk

d. Shared Server
i. Virtualization
ii. Linux and windows environments
iii. Postgre, SQL, Oracle Data Bases