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Aquilent Launches New Cloud Resource Management Portal: Olympus Powered by Aquilent™

Aquilent today announced launch of its Cloud Resource Management Portal, Olympus Powered by Aquilent. The new solution has been developed solely for federal agencies and  provides an application and environment centric model for managing the cloud, helping meet the increasingly complex requirements of the Federal Cloud First Policy. Olympus enables federal customers to bridge the gap between native cloud tools and their individualized cloud infrastructures and significantly reduces the need for cloud expertise so that federal organizations can readily take full advantage of their cloud resources while remaining focused on their mission. Olympus  works within any FISMA or DIACAP compliant environment, integrating with the Cloud Service Provider (CSP) security model and within the agencyR...

Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator V3.1.3 Released with Technology Preview Support for Ceph

Flexiant  today released  Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator V3.1.3  with technology preview support for Ceph, a distributed block store, object store and file system designed to provide enhanced performance, reliability and scalability. The news comes nearly two months after the release of Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator 3.1. The open source distributed storage technology support will allow Flexiant’s customers to store their customer data including disks and images on the Ceph distributed storage system. The key benefits of this include reduced hardware costs and increased scalability by eliminating centralized storage. Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator V3.1.3’s dynamic workload placement has made the allocation strategy more powerful, with more fine-grained rules and much easier to use. At the server le...

Flexiant and Boston Partner to Deliver ‘Cloud in a Box’ Solution on Supermicro Servers

Flexiant today announced that it will provide a ‘cloud in a box’ solution to the market in partnership with  Boston Limited,  a preferred distribution partner for Supermicro. Our joint ‘cloud in a box’ offer with Boston gives these service providers and hosters the flexibility to get to market quickly and test and develop new products and services that meet the needs of their customers, – George Knox, CEO, Flexiant. The news comes a month after  the selection of  Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator by ALVEA Services  for its Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solution, ALVEA Infrastructure. With ‘cloud in a box’ offered on Supermicro Servers, cloud service providers and web hosters can get the hardware and cloud management software to deploy cloud services immediately. This gives them ...

“We aim to attract, retain, and then develop the best people”- Dominic Monkhouse, PEER1 Hosting

Helter-Skelter ✔. Golf Course ✔. Cinema Room ✔. BBQ Deck ✔. Suspended Swings ✔. Yoga area ✔. Tree house ✔. No, not a description of an amusement park, but PEER 1 hosting’s new eco-friendly EMEA headquarters in Southampton unveiled a month back as a part of it’s regeneration project across its European offices in the UK and France. Brought to life by revamp of an old bar, which saw a mammoth investment of 400,000 pounds, the new corporate office isn’t just about glitz, as Mr. Dominic Monkhouse, SVP Customer Experience and MD, EMEA, PEER 1, tells us in this Q & A. It provides company’s employees with a fun-filled, relaxed and inspiring work environment and gives them the tools and flexibility to perform at their very best. Positioning itself as the most ‘human company o...

Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator 3.1 Brings Enhanced Flexibility and Extensibility in Cloud Management

A few days after Gartner named  Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator as a Cool Vendor in it’s Cloud Management Report for 2013, Flexiant, today released Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator 3.1.  Aimed at providing  enhanced flexibility in configuration of platforms, Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator 3.1  comes with simplified product catalog management across reseller environments, extended functionality and integration for metering and billing cloud services, and offers extensive customization with upgraded Flexiant APIs, Flexiant Query Language and a new Flexiant Development Language. “We continue to invest in Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator to improve constantly the value it brings to cloud service providers. This latest upgrade gives greater functionality, reduces complexity and supports new and individual...

Cloud Software Solution provider HybridCluster Completes $1m Fundraising; Launches HybridCluster 2.0

With this investment in the company we are now able to launch Hybrid Cluster 2.0 and compete effectively in the hosting market across Europe and North America. – Luke Marsden, CEO, HybridCluster. Cloud Software Solution provider HybridCluster made two major announcements today. It has completed $1 millions  fundraising and launched HybridCluster 2.0, an integrated suite of storage, replication and web clustering software. The new version is now available  to cloud and web hosting service providers for a free trial. Interested users can click here to sign up. The $1 million funding round was backed by investors including  Jason Seats, Former VP of Engineering, Rackspace Cloud,  Charles Grimsdale Former CEO & founder,  OD2, Anil Hansjee Former Head of Corporate Development, Google EMEA a...

Gartner Names Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator as a Cool Vendor in it’s Cloud Management Report for 2013

 Flexiant, a cloud orchestration software provider, has been  a “Cool Vendor” in the Cloud Management, 2013 report by Gartner, Inc. The report examined five vendors providing cloud management platforms and/or cloud migration capabilities to support IT leaders and cloud architects. The news comes a few days after Flexiant closed £3.75 Million in funding for cloud orchestration. Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator is a cloud management  software solution developed in 2007 to launch the first public cloud service platform in Europe and was first made commercially available to the market in 2010. Gartner defines a cool vendor as a company that offers technologies or solutions that are: Innovative: Enable users to do things they couldn’t do before; Impactful: Have, or will have, business impact (...

With MPSTOR Orkestra Cloud Services Platform, Cloud Computing Gains a Whole New Meaning

DAILYHOSTNEWS, October 4, 2011 – MPSTOR today released Orkestra, a new cloud services platform based around OpenStackTM. OpenStackTM is an open source, highly scalable operating system launched by NASA and Rackspace in 2010. Orkestra automatically discovers registers and allocates storage resources to virtual machines thus increasing operational efficiency and profit margins. This allows data center managers to make use of existing IT infrastructure hence, reducing capital expenditure costs and removes the risks of being stuck to one kind of hardware. Nigel Beighton, vice president in charge of technology at Rackspace said: “Products such as Orkestra are helping the widespread adoption of OpenStackTM, in both public and private cloud configurations, by providing platforms that are easier t...

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