Cloud Technology Partners (cloudTP) and Cloudscaling Team to Offer Customers a Full Service Solution for Building Highly Efficient, Globally Scalable Clouds
BOSTON, Feb. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Cloud Technology Partners(TM) Inc. (cloudTP(TM)), the leader in transformational cloud solutions, and Cloudscaling, the leader in providing Infrastructure-as-a-Service cloud solutions, today announced that the two companies have partnered to deliver an open cloud system to support next-generation applications.
Each project that the two companies deploy will include a combination of cloudTP’s assessment, architecture, integration, migration and program management offerings in conjunction with Cloudscaling’s Open Cloud System (OCS), which is based on the OpenStack cloud project. The Cloudscaling OCS includes the company’s Open Cloud Operating System, Hardware Reference Blueprints and CloudBlocks Architecture. By leveraging the unique strengths of the two companies, the result is highly scalable deployments engineered to support applications that leverage the converging trends of web technologies, mobile platforms and big data processing.
Recently completed joint projects have included the design and development of multiple cloud environments for consumer access for the world’s largest electronics company, as well as a cloud migration initiative with a major international telecommunications company. More specifically, Cloudscaling and cloudTP successfully completed the following initiatives with the telecommunication customer:
- Architected, designed and built its public and private clouds
- Built migration process to support movement of thousands of applications to its internal private cloud
- Leveraged state-of-the-art technologies and tools to automate and accelerate the migration process
- Piloted the successful migration of the first 400 servers, in under three months
As a result of this engagement, the client’s IT staff gained invaluable cloud knowledge and was able to significantly accelerate time-to-market for its public cloud service offering.
“The only way to build clouds that address the scale, performance and economics requirements of next-generation applications is with open clouds,” said Randy Bias, Chairman, Founder and Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Cloudscaling. “The cloud production and application migration capabilities cloudTP brings to the table help us deliver a complete solution.”
“The partnership with Cloudscaling is a meeting of the minds,” said Chris Greendale, Founder and CEO, Cloud Technology Partners (cloudTP). “The Cloudscaling Open Cloud System delivers on how we think OpenStack clouds should be deployed for production environments. By combining Cloudscaling’s products and services, together with cloudTP’s assessment, architecture, integration, migration and program management offerings, clients gain access to highly flexible, scalable and cost effective solutions that support a new generation of workloads.”
cloudTP and Cloudscaling will co-host a cocktail event during this week’s Cloud Connect conference in Santa Clara, Calif. (Wednesday, February 15 at 6:00 p.m.). To request an invitation, please contact: Robert Cathey at firstname.lastname@example.org. (Cloud Connect, is one of the defining events of the year for anyone looking to set their strategy on the cloud. For further information please visit: http://www.cloudconnectevent.com/santaclara/.)
Cloudscaling is the leading provider of open cloud infrastructure solutions for cloud-ready applications and services. The Cloudscaling Open Cloud System (OCS) is the first infrastructure-as-a-service solution designed to deliver the cost, performance and scalability benefits of Amazon Web Services (AWS) but on the customer’s premise and under their control. Based on the OpenStack open source project, OCS delivers on Cloudscaling’s commitment to the benefits of open cloud infrastructure. Cloudscaling has more production OpenStack experience than any other company, including successful deployments with customers such as AT&T, KT (formerly Korea Telecom) and Internap. The Cloudscaling team are industry veterans who have designed and deployed large-scale clouds for industry pioneers such as AWS, GoGrid, RightScale and eBay. Founded in 2006, Cloudscaling is headquartered in San Francisco. More at cloudscaling.com.
About Cloud Technology Partners (cloudTP)
Based in Boston, MA, Cloud Technology Partners(TM) (cloudTP(TM)) is the leader in transforming businesses with cloud solutions. From strategic transformational consulting to application implementation, cloudTP provides enterprises with solutions to plan and execute migration of business processes, applications and customer data to private, public or hybrid clouds. By doing this, companies are able to reduce costs, increase efficiencies, accelerate business growth, enhance agility, drive innovation and increase competitive advantage. For further information, please visit: www.cloudtp.com, email: email@example.com, or call: (617) 674-0874.
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