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October 19, 2004

Attix5 gets actuaries back in the swing after a crash

When Southern African Quantum Consultants & Actuaries, a majority black owned and managed, professional consultancy firm of independent employee benefit consultants and actuaries, experienced a server failure, the company could have succumbed to the loss of its data very quickly.

Experience shows that the vast majority of companies do not survive a massive loss of critical information, be it caused by a system crash, software failure, human error or hardware problems. Krish Ramiah, divisional director - administration and systems at SAQ, said the problem was caused by a hardware failure.

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Posted by Tom Troceen