Unaitas Sacco Ltd selects Eastra Solutions Ltd to Supply, Install and Commission Active elements for the Unaitas Data Centre

Kimisitu Sacco Ltd awards Eastra Solution Ltd tender to supply, commission and Maintain its network security and storage system.
8th October 2018

Unaitas Sacco is a medium-tier financial services provider in Kenya established in 1993 as Murang’a Tea Growers’ Society, by a group of farmers, who pooled resources to create a financial institution where they could save and borrow at affordable rates. In 2007, the Sacco expanded beyond Murang’a and it admitted members who are not tea growers and small businesses. The name was changed to Muramati Sacco and eventually to Unaitas Sacco in 2012. As of December 2015, the society’s asset base was valued at KSh9.3 billion (US$93.2 million), and a loan book of approximately KSh7.42 billion (approx. US$74.35 million).At that time, shareholders’ equity was valued at more than KSh3.6 billion (approx. US$36.07 million) and membership was more than 230,000.

The Installation and Commissioning of Active Network Elements formed the building blocks of the network infrastructure to support all data, voice and video applications.

Active Network Elements was composed of:

  • Core and Access Data Center  switches
  • Internet Edge and Data Center Firewall
  • Stacked LAN Switch
  • WAN Edge Router