BAIP signed an agreement with Lithuanian electricity transmission system operator Litgrid for the implementation of a data backup and recovery system. The solution is adapted on account of the development of the electricity infrastructure and prepared for implementation in two distant data centers. Contract value –201.5 thousand euros.
System is adapted to the current data center architecture of Litgrid. It will be implemented through two data centers located 100 kilometers away from each other. High capacity, reliable and easily scalable system will secure data and information from loss or damage in different security sub-levels and ensure data recovery in case of an emergency.
„The Client chose a reliable, flexible solution and data recovery environment that fulfills all, including prompt response in case of an incident, requirements and complies with the business continuity plan. In a case of the system disruption, BAIP solution will ensure data backup of at least last 2 hours and recovery of the system within 4 hours“, – said Gytis Umantas, CEO of BAIP.
„Our main task is to transmit power 24 hours a day across Lithuania. Every day tens of thousands of signals are transferred to our data centers from high voltage electricity equipment managed remotely. Seeking to maintain a stable national electricity system we devote a special attention to continuous work of IT systems, data integration, security and recovery“, – commented Valdas Merčaitis, Head of Information and communication technologies center of Litgrid.
Lithuanian electricity transmission system operator manages high voltage power transmission network which carries the power from producers to distribution grids. Litgrid also controls 12 electricity interconnections, through which power is imported from neighboring countries. In addition, the company is responsible for integration of Lithuanian electricity system into European power system infrastructure.
BAIP has already modernised security and transmission data center, and currently delivers computer workplaces’ rent and maintenance services and supports more than two hundreds of users at Litgrid.
BAIP activities include critical IT infrastructure design, implementation and maintenance, data archiving, recovery, cloud computing and virtualization solutions, database and application migration services. The company provides „CopyPrint“, enterprise mobility management, industrial and 3D printing managed services for large corporations. It works with global IT brands managing partners, performs warranty and post-warranty services.
BAIP is controlled by Nasdaq Vilnius listed investment in information technology businesses company INVL Technology, AB. INVL Technology managed companies operate as a cluster and implement joint projects in more than 50 countries worldwide.
Litgrid, the Lithuanian electricity transmission system operator, manages electricity flows in Lithuania and maintains stable operation of the national electricity system. Litgrid is responsible for implementing the strategic electricity cross-border projects with Sweden and Poland as well as projects for integration of the national energy system with the synchronous grid of Continental Europe, and also creates technical conditions for the electricity market to operate.