Under the deal, the IT major will upgrade the university’s hardware infrastructure to ensure efficient and optimised business performance
New Delhi: IT major IBM has entered into an agreement with Lovely Professional University (LPU) to upgrade its hardware infrastructure and ensure efficient and optimised business performance.
As part of the IT upgrade, the university chose to install the IBM BladeCenter solution which included the IBM Blade Server HX 5 as well as the Blade Center H chassis, according to company release.
Since 2006, the university has been using 30 servers from IBM and HP and was keen on an infrastructure to run the campus ERP application – university management system.
They needed a solution that would ensure efficient and optimized performance at any given point. To meet the university’s need for a reliable and secure hardware infrastructure, IBM installed 14 bays of the BladeCenter solution which includes the IBM Blade Server HX 5 and Blade Center H chassis to ensure optimised performance at all times.
The newly secured hardware infrastructure has now enabled the university to streamline their entire business process for which the University is heavily dependent on their ERP application called university management system.