www.altinn.no was officially switched over to Basefarm at 4pm, December 1st. According to Altinn, the web site is a collaboration between 20 Norwegian government agencies. More than 2.3 million individuals and 433.000 companies have submitted 30 million forms since Altinn was launched late in 2003. Basefarm has full responsibility for the whole solution, including infrastructure, applications, services and interfaces to the agencies that use the solution for collecting data.
The installation consists of around 100 servers, about 40 of them are virtual. Together, they make up the production environment, the development environment and several test environments. The servers are split over two separate data centers, of which either can handle the traffic alone should the other become unavailable.