ABG Group is a large business group, based at Mumbai and having its business operations in different parts of the country. The Group has a turnover of more than Rs. 2,000 Crore per year and is actively involved in ship making and infrastructure industries.
The flagship company of the Group is ABG Shipyard Ltd. which is a public limited company, listed in BSE and NSE. ABG Shipyard Ltd is in the business of design and manufacture of different kinds of large size Ships and currently is the largest ship manufacturing company in India in the Private Sector. ABG Shipyard has its manufacturing facilities at Magdalla Bunder (near Surat) and at Dahej (near Bharuch) in Gujarat, which is manufacturing Shipping Vessels for customers all over the world.
ABG Heavy Industries Ltd. is another group company, which is in the business of supplying heavy equipment for Ports, Construction Industry, etc.
Another major company of the Group is PFS Shipping Ltd. This company owns vessels and is involved in sea logistics business.
The ABG Group is now diversifying its business to Cement and Power segments.
ABG Group ruled out running their infrastructure comprising physical servers, storage, and networks in an on-premises or collocated data center because of the scalability it needed. ABG Group being a manufacturing company anticipated the demand and the workforce requirement it will be needing in the near future for its business.
ABG Group was also looking at more cost effective and secure solution, someone who can understand and work in their complex environment, help in increasing the productivity and efficiency of the business, provide managed services and support to maintain high availability of the infrastructure with increase and decrease of resource consumption to reflect business condition. Being a manufacturing company ABG was focusing on a range of maintenance tasks, including managing the networking, load balancing, and security manually and due to this their main business was suffering. ABG Group was also looking for an enterprise level mailing solution for their cement vertical with high security and scalability of user.
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i2k2 networks worked closely with ABG Group in understanding their business and requirement and seeing their current business challenges i2k2 helped in migrating their complete server to i2k2’s own DC. Service delivery plan was shared with ABG Group. Zimbra mailing solution was deployed in a clustered environment for fulfilling the requirement of ABG Group on scalability and performance.
ABG Group was given a dedicated environment, backed with high-end storage devices and firewall. I2k2 also provided scalable resource consumptions as per load, a monitoring tool which will keep ABG updated on the reports also helped in creating a transparent environment between the two businesses.
i2k2’s Six sigma approach helped in cost optimization and resulted in decrease in cost for cloud infra by more than 100% for ABG Group. I2k2 is providing uncompromised customer service to ABG Group – www.abgcement.com