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City of Dreams Manila boosts business continuity and disaster recovery operations

In the photo sealing the partnership between City of Dreams Manila and Globe Business are (R-L) Bernard How, Melco Crown (Philippines) Chief Information Officer; Geoff Andres, Property President of City of Dreams Manila; Mike Frausing, Globe Business Senior Advisor for Enterprise and IT Enabled Services Group; and Dion Asencio, Globe Business Vice President of Sales.

City of Dreams Manila, an integrated gaming and entertainment resort destination operated and managed by Melco Crown Philippines (MCP) Resorts Corporation, recently acquired data center colocation and internet services from Globe business to give information and communications technology (ICT) arm of Globe Telecom as part of its business continuity and disaster recovery strategy.
The vigrous and ground-breaking resort complex will outsource their data management  and media storage to Globe Business. City of Dreams of Manila offers entertainment, retail and dining and lifestyle experiences with aggregated gaming space, hotel, including VIP and mass-market gaming facilities with up to approximately 380 gaming tables, 1,700 slot machines and 1,700 electronic table games. Its operations will rely on the data center colocation service to keep each recorded and processed data safe in an off-site storage and a controlled environment.
“We pride ourselves in providing exhilarating experiences through world-class accommodations, amenities, and facilities, topnotch service, and our highly-trained people. We are committed to give the best service to our customers, and Globe is the first in mind as a partner in providing us ways to ensure that the standard of service that we offer stays the same in times of calamities with its best-in-class portfolio of ICT solutions,” says Geoff Andres, Property President of City of Dreams Manila.
“We are pleased to have been chosen by City of Dreams Manila as their preferred ICT solutions partner as we help boost their growth in the Philippines enabled by the latest technological innovations such as Data Center colocation and internet services,” said Mike Frausing, Globe Senior Advisor for Enterprise and IT Enabled Services Group.
“With Globe Business, industries and enterprises can expect specific solutions tailor-fit for their needs, allowing them to improve work efficiency and productivity that will help them transform their business for the future.”
City of Dreams Manila started serving the public in December 2014. The resort provides an unparalleled entertainment and hospitality experience to the Philippines and is playing a key role in strengthening the depth and diversity of Manila’s leisure, business and tourism offering, enhancing its growing position as one of Asia’s premier leisure destinations. This marked the formal entry of Melco Crown Entertainment into the fast-growing and dynamic tourism industry in the Philippines.