Racemi, a provider of automated server migration software that streamlines
the process of migrating workloads to public, private, and hybrid clouds, has
announced the availability of Windstream Cloud Path, a Software as a Service
(SaaS) that facilitates the on-boarding of customer workloads to Windstream
Hosted Solutions Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).
This Windstream-branded version of Racemi Cloud Path provides a self-service
portal that automates the migration of existing Windows and Linux servers to
the Windstream IaaS, which leverages the VMware vCloud platform. Using
Windstream Cloud Path, Windstream customers can migrate their server
workloads quickly and easily with no disruption to their business. There is
no infrastructure to deploy or manage on the customer's site, and key
features such as Live Capture and CPU (central processing unit) throttling
Convirture is doing a series of seven webinars on best practices for managing
virtualization and cloud infrastructure that will take place every two weeks
and extend through May. The free webinars address some of the most common and
challenging use cases facing data center operators today.
The first webinar is scheduled Thursday, March 6 and addresses the issue of
bill shock experienced by some enterprises that are discovering multiple
Amazon Web Services (AWS) accounts, or multiple users sharing a single AWS
account, or some combination of both.
"We've heard over and over that t... (more)
Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides an excellent public cloud pay-per-use
infrastructure, but here are some gaps identified by Convirture, a supplier
of management software for AWS, plus other virtualization and cloud
1- Inability to centrally manage all AWS accounts in one place. It’s not
possible to configure networking resources such as elastic IP addresses,
security groups, key management, block storage volumes and snapshots, from a
single management console.
2- Lack of granularity in controlling user access so that it’s possible to
apply the same access control ... (more)
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SAN MATEO, Calif. - Convirture announces a free webinar on Thursday, November
14, 2013, that will show how to manage VMware and Amazon infrastructure from
a single platform, and deliver responsive new hybrid-cloud services.
“Often we encounter situations where enterprise IT organizations have
invested in data centers using VMware, then discover that their business
units have independently adopted Amazon EC2,” said Arsalan Farooq, CEO of
Convirture. “These loosely managed – and sometimes unmanaged – AWS
resources outside of IT someti... (more)
Now, using the next-generation platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offering
Jelastic, it is possible to build and run any Java application in the cloud
instead of from a personal computer -- speeding development time and
maximizing computing resources.
Jelastic allows developers to make code changes and rebuild applications in
the cloud, removing the lag time caused whenever files are updated and
uploaded from a personal computer. Jelastic can take application source code
directly from version control repositories, via either the Git or SVN
Using Jelastic, developers can eas... (more)