Cost-effective Pilot Light Disaster Recovery Solution on AWS for an on-premise production environment

Intro

Location

Chicago, USA

Industry

Healthcare

Team

3 people

Timeline

6 months

Executive Summary

Pragma IT therapyBOSS is SaaS solution for Home Health Agencies, Therapy Agencies covering a wide range of services (Early Intervention, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Skilled Nursing), guaranteed to save time, cut costs, and streamline operations in total compliance for treating patients at home.

therapyBOSS is a one-of-a-kind comprehensive web and mobile SaaS platform for agencies and clinicians that helps users manage all administrative and clinical aspects of home health therapy.

Get a free consultation

Challenge

The challenge was to build a cost-effective disaster recovery solution for the on-premise production environment without incurring the infrastructure expenses of a second physical site and to prepare for and recover from any negative event that could happen on main on-premise production environment.

For instance, negative events that could happen with on-premise environments could be a hardware or software failure, a network or power outage, physical damage caused by fire or flooding, human error, or some other kind of significant disaster cause a negative impact on the business continuity.

Solution

To enable faster disaster recovery of the critical IT systems and recover from any event that has a negative impact on the Pragma IT business Romexsoft build Pilot Light Disaster Recovery Solution using reliable AWS cloud infrastructure.

The pilot light disaster recovery scenario was chosen to keep a minimum version of the environment running in the AWS cloud.

The pilot light disaster recovery approach was delivered by configuring and running the most critical core elements of a customer’s system in AWS. When the time comes for recovery AWS infrastructure is rapidly provision a full-scale production environment around the critical one.

Romexsoft did professional expertise of Pragma IT therapyBOSS on-premises environments and software components and build a fully functional pilot light disaster recovery environment on AWS to have most core elements of the production system already configured and running on AWS.

Disaster Recovery Pilot Light Approach

Disaster Recovery Pilot Light Approach

Customer DR Environment

AWS Disaster Recovery strategy

  • Elastic Block Storage (EBS)
  • Elastic File System (EFS)
  • Elastic Load Balancer (ELB)
  • Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
  • Identity Access Management (IAM)
  • Amazon EC2
  • Simple Storage Service (S3)

Benefits

Leveraging the Pilot Light DR approach allows Romexsoft to build a cost-effective DR solution using a reliable AWS cloud. The AWS DR environment holds only the critical core of the customer system around which all other infrastructure pieces can quickly be provisioned to restore the complete system within 2 hours when the time comes.

What Our Client Say

We’ve realized an unmatched return on investment working with Romexsoft. Their level of competence, professionalism, and focus on the client has helped us deliver above and beyond the expectations of our clients.

Gennady Gandelman, Pragma-IT

Partnership and Membership

Amazon Web Services
Scrum Alliance
lviv it cluster logo
Clutch Romexsoft TOP B2B Companies 2019 Ukraine
Clutch Romexsoft TOP IT Services Firms 2019
GoodFirms Top Java company 2019 Romexsoft

Portfolio

ZAXID.NET

ZAXID.NET is the first analytical online news portal in Lviv, Ukraine. It mainly provides Lviv and regional news by giving expert opinions and laying the ground for discussion. Except the main news, texts, blogs, it also has a distinct feature – zaxid.net TV, which is a video section that provides news streaming.

TIM Media

TIM is an ad serving platform, offering advertisers and publishers a variety of robust tools to maximize revenues, increase ad ROI and eliminate budget waste – powered by innovative tech solutions and granular data analytics. TIM is a trusted partner of Fortune 500 companies including Nissan, McDonalds, AT&T, Danone, Disqus and other well-known tech and product brands.

SavvyMoney

SavvyMoney is an online tool that provides users with a free access to their credit score, explains factors impacting it and gives suggestions how it can be improved. The aim of the company is to empower the control of financial health with easy understandable advice about credits and debts, help monitor the credit score according to the interest rates and provide users with more economic options.

Open Market

Open Market is an enterprise web application for managing advertisements on radio stations and creating advertising network on radio broadcast.