Keeping “The Core” Running
The Airport Operational Database (AODB) is “The Core” of the DUS airport. This is where the airport control system, resource allocation and billing systems are integrated. Thanks to SITA Airport IT‘s extremely competent project team and an innovative technological approach, the operation of this central database hub is assured for the years to come.
Due to the sharp increase in demand for bandwidth the existing infrastructure at Düsseldorf Airport DUS has been thoroughly modernized and expanded for SITA Airport IT in 2022. The innovative systems developed by Pan Dacom Direkt take over a high-performance, secure connection for the data center interconnection. In the process 3x 16Gbps FiberChannel, 4x 25Gbps and 1x 1Gbps Ethernet for parallel and fail-safe transmission over two lines were put into operation with the expertise of the of the SITA Airport IT project team.
The SPEED-OTS-5000 system from Pan Dacom Direkt helps us to keep the day-to-day business for our Customers up and running. The highperformance DWDM systems provide us with the necessary operational protection we need as bandwidth requirements keep rising, and will enable SITA Airport IT to continue to impress our customers with performance and speed in the future“, says Frank Schepers, Head of Infrastructure Management. Frank Schepers also emphasizes: „With Pan Dacom Direkt we have found aprofessional and competent technology partner with whom we have been working successfully for years and will be able to master future challenges“.