NNPC’s Data Centre Commissioned
Group Managing Director of NNPC, Engr. Andy Yakubu commissioned NNPC’s state of the art Data centre. Afterwards, the GM ISD, Mr Don Aholu explained that NNPC’s Data centre was built with best of breed technologies making it one of a kind in Nigeria.
He said that delivery of the Data Centre is one of the initiatives that IT has successfully undertaken within the past two and half years in a deliberate attempt to transform NNPC to a world class organization. He explained that the Data Centre was built to host the most demanding and mission critical enterprise and line of business systems and solutions.
He further reiterated that hosting of NNPC mission critical business solutions in the Data Centre instead of with third parties is expected to yield savings of $5 million dollars per annum for the corporation. He said that to ensure availability of business systems 24/7, the Data centre will be supported by a state of the art Business Continuity centre that is nearing completion.