New Delhi: In the fast-paced realm of technology, innovation is the driving force behind progress. Many companies today are dedicated to adopting and integrating new technologies into their service portfolios, ensuring they remain at the forefront of industry advancements. When it comes to managing data services, these organizations prioritize robust data security for their clients.
Implementing state-of-the-art security protocols, encryption measures, and continuous monitoring, companies strive to create a secure environment, instilling trust and reliability in their clients' interactions with their services.In this regard Pronali Dhar, ObserveNow interacted with Anil Nama, CIO, CtrlS Datacenters.
Here are a few excerpts from the interview:
Can you share insights into CtrlS' role as a frontrunner in technology innovation, especially in launching India's 1st and Asia's Largest Rated-4 Datacenters?
CtrlS has always believed that constant innovations are key to stay ahead of the curve and critical to get the best availability, PUE, etc. Businesses put a strong emphasis on energy-efficient designs to reduce operational costs and environmental impact. Innovative cooling technologies are sought after to ensure optimal energy utilization. As a trailblazer in innovation, CtrlS has accumulated an impressive portfolio of 200 innovations, with an emphasis on 80 innovations dedicated to energy efficiency. Our construction technology and energy efficiency innovations have helped us to establish not only India’s first but the largest Rated-4 datacenter footprint. Our founder Sridhar Pinnapureddy has laid the vision to provide secure and cutting-edge platforms to our customers.
How does CtrlS approach adopting and integrating new technologies into its service portfolio?
CtrlS has been an early adapter of new and advanced technologies, which has helped us expand our portfolio of service offerings. Recognizing the surge in AI and cloud technology adoption, CtrlS aims to add AI and cloud-ready hyperscale data centers. We will further invest in advanced technologies such as liquid cooling, AI HVAC, optimized rack layout, and high-efficiency power infrastructure to benefit our customers. Increased use of AI will optimize data management and capacity. AI algorithms will help analyze patterns, predict storage needs, and optimize data placement, enhancing overall storage resource utilization.
Given the prominence of CtrlS in managing data services, how does the company ensure robust data security for its clients?
At CtrlS, we maintain the utmost security and compliance standards for safeguarding client sensitive data. CtrlS ensures a well-protected and uninterrupted flow of business operations, instilling confidence. Our intrusion mechanisms help anticipate, manage, and repel network attacks, encompassing a wide range of threats. Additionally, CtrlS’ security capabilities ensure tracing the origins of attacks, providing real-time insights into the source of the threats, prioritizing security, enabling business continuity, and deploying collaboration tools effectively. CtrlS’ Security Operations Center (SOC) helps safeguard digital assets and ensures the cybersecurity of businesses.
Could you provide insights into CtrlS's pioneering efforts in Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) and its significance in the industry?
CtrlS’ Disaster Recovery Services provide solutions to safeguard businesses against data loss and system failures. These services include data replication, backup, and recovery strategies to ensure continuity in the event of a disaster. CtrlS leverages state-of-the-art technology to back up data to offsite, geographically dispersed locations, thus reducing the risk of data loss due to unforeseen events. CtrlS caters to both the data center and DR needs of enterprises across verticals, aiding the customers’ digital transformation needs, and securing their data all the time.