The university received a visit from ASWARA College and Sigma Rectrix System (M) Sdn Bhd. The aim of their visit is to learn and see the great achievements of CICT UniMAP that has moved forward towards the Green Data Centre. In addition, the participants also gained experience possessed by UniMAP in creating a structured data center facility as the data centre also equipped with a great “Intrusion Prevention System (IPS)”.
ASWARA College represented by its own CICT Director, Mr Ku Aznal Shahri Ku Abd Hamid and his information technology officer, Mr. Asrul Izham Jaafar. As for Sigma Rectrix System(M) Sdn Bhd, the company was represented by Mr. Muhammad Ibrahim bin Hussain, CEO of the company itself and two of its staff, Haziq Ismail and Ahmad Firdaus Khan.
At first, they arrived at ICT Kubang Gajah for an introductory session and a briefing from the Director of CICT UniMAP, Encik Nasrudin Abd Shukor. There, the participants were given information about UniMAP and CICT UniMAP, on how CICT UniMAP works and how CICT UniMAP handle the problems and how they solve them. Then the participants are taken to the main campus of UniMAP. This is where they were taken to see the data center that became the pride of UniMAP, the Green Data Centre. The participants were taken to look around the new data center and see all the hardware and servers used to make the daily work at UniMAP running smoothly. Finally, the participants and the director of CICT UniMAP exchange ideas to strengthen the operations of CICT UniMAP and CICT ASWARA College for coming days.