Audit of the data center and development of the scaling strategy of software package for ANEX Tour
Time limits of implementation: January 2017 - February 2017

Customers problems, needed to be solved

  • Slow work of the booking module (main business application)
  • Absence of the clear strategy for the development of the IT infrastructure
  • Obsolete equipment
  • Absence of backup Data Center
  • Low speed of network
  • Absence of backup 


  • To identify the reason for the slow operation speed of the main business application
  • To develop approaches for scaling IT infrastructure
  • To make an inventory of IT infrastructure and to commit it in ‘AS IS’ approach
  • To identify errors in the current architecture of the Data Center
  • To formulate recommendations for the modernization of the Data Center
  • To develop and commit Data Center architecture in ‘TO BE’ approach


INTACT carried out the following procedures during the project implementation:

  • Series of interviews with the Customer and Manufacturer representatives were held
  • A monitoring system was installed, aimed at collecting statistics from the servers and storage systems
  • An inventory of server equipment was made
  • Performance measurements were made
  • An audit of databases was conducted

The following results were obtained

  • A scaling strategy for IT infrastructure was developed
  • Situation ‘AS IS’ was committed
  • Bottlenecks in main business application performance were defined
  • A roadmap for the development of the Data Center was developed
  • A Data Center development plan was developed
  • The ‘TO BE’ Data Center architecture was developed

Customer Benefits

  • An aggregate picture of current situation in the Data Center and its present problems is obtained
  • The further steps for the development and modernization of the current Data Center were identified, formulated and projected

ANEX Tour is a well-known, dynamically developing company with a rich tour operator experience, well-consolidated professional team and reliable partners. Today, ANEX Tour is rightly considered the leading tour operator company in Russia. Based on the results of various ratings, our company is one of the five leaders of the Russian market, sending Russian tourists to Thailand, Vietnam, Dominican Republic and Spain.