Punj Lloyd Group, which is offering EPC services in Energy and Infrastructure along with engineering and manufacturing capabilities in the defense sector, has opted for Team Computers to enhance their management of servers as well as efficient email and systems on a cloud platform.
The $1.8 billion Punj Lloyd group has a workforce of 27,000 workers spread across different geographical boundaries. The expansion in business has led to an incremental increase in costs.
“While evaluating cloud service providers, we were primarily concerned with finding an archiving and managing solution. The cost of maintaining email database and AMC was constantly going up. The existing messaging system was an expensive proposition and required lots of backend management efforts across global locations,” said Atul Kumar, Group CIO, Punj Lloyd Group.
Key features of this project include existing Lotus data migration, Trainings and Change Management as well as integration with DLP for compliance policy.
Team Computers implemented Google Apps, email and collaboration platform for 4500 employees scattered acrossIndiaand abroad by adapting a three phase deployment approach.
The upgraded email technology to cloud gives ease of access and centralized administrative control as well as facilitates the server management and AMC. The mailbox size increased up to 25GB, whereas maintenance and backup went to Google, hence ensuring a 99.99 percent uptime and availability from anywhere in the world, giving Punj Lloyd complete ascend ability with focus on increasing employee productivity.
“Team Computers has successfully provided a working solution to our concerns ranging from migration of the current mailing system to GAPPS. This solution empowers our employees to stay connected with company email system across the globe, even by using a data card,” said Navdeep Singh Ahluwalia, DGM – IT, Punj Lloyd.