IBA Group has been exploiting the capabilities of cloud computing, as well as other CAMSS technologies (cloud, analytics, enterprise mobility, social media, and security) to provide end–to–end business transformation services to our customers. IBA is in the process of transition from custom development to the Application as a Service and Platform as a Service models.
The IBA Group's cloud–based products and solutions include IBA Cloud, Cloud Chancellor, IBA Cloud Management solution, IT Infrastructure Technical Support System, Resource and Asset Management System for the IBA Technical Center, and other IBA Solutions Based on IBM Cloud & Smarter Infrastructure.
The IBA Cloud solution provides a reliable network, computing, and disk architecture for cloud computing with backup and related software. IBA Cloud provides step–by–step and easy migration from a physical to a virtual infrastructure. A flexible pay–as–you–use pricing model is applied for allocation of applications, data, and IT resources.
Cloud Chancellor provides an online service of electronic document management (EDM). Based on IBM Xpages, Cloud Chancellor transfers document management systems to the cloud. The EDM system allows for automation of workflow and document archiving in all types of organizations.
IT Infrastructure Technical Support System
IT Infrastructure Technical Support System is based on IBM® SmartCloud Control Desk that provides a common control center to manage business processes for digital and physical assets. Designed for organizations that have IT infrastructure support divisions, the IT Infrastructure Technical Support System organizes Service Desk in line with ITIL V3.
Resource and Asset Management System for IBA Technical Center
Built on IBM Maximo for Service Providers, Resource and Asset Management System for the IBA Technical Center is designed for efficient management of resources and optimization of technical support and maintenance. The solution provides for the technical support team a single point of access to the equipment that is covered by service contracts.
IBA Cloud Management Solution
The IBA Cloud Management solution is based on Red Hat CloudForms and OpenStack products. The solution is designed for building of private and hybrid clouds and for managing a heterogeneous virtual infrastructure (VM).
IBA Cloud Management is not tied to a specific infrastructure vendor, and supports multiple hypervisors and operating systems. The cloud service can be delivered across VMWare, Red Hat, Microsoft, OpenStack, and Amazon environments. The solution delivers a high level of automation in resource allocation. The examples of automation procedures include VM provision on schedule when higher workload is planned, provision of a VM database cluster, and immediate provision of a development–test–pro duction environment.
IBA Data Center
In addition, IBA Group has its own data processing center for customers in Eastern Europe and the CIS. Based on open source technologies, the IBA Data Center meets rigorous requirements in terms of expandability, scalability, availability, and security.
With the IBA Data Center, a customer is able to choose the infrastructure that suits his or her requirements, including physical servers, and virtualization platforms and solutions. The pricing involves only the services that are actually provided and the customer does not need to pay for the infrastructure.