"Until now, the costs and level of effort required to move applications to the cloud have off-set projected savings. Automating that effort alters the equation of using the public Cloud as an extension of the data center."
AppZero Premier Partners
Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides companies with an infrastructure web services platform in the cloud. With AWS you can requisition compute power, storage, and other services-gaining access to a suite of elastic IT infrastructure services as your business demands them. AWS customer have the flexibility to choose whichever development platform or programming model makes the most sense for the problems they're trying to solve. You pay only for what you use, with no up-front expenses or long-term commitments. To avoid cloud lock-in, in steps AWS Solution Provider, appzero. appzero software virtualizes server-side applications in a way that gives them 100% mobility for instant deployment from data center to EC2, from EC2 to clouds from other providers and back to the datacenter - on physical or virtual servers.
CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) provides IT management solutions that help customers manage and secure complex IT environments to support agile business services. Organizations leverage CA Technologies software and SaaS solutions to accelerate innovation, transform infrastructure and secure data and identities, from the data center to the cloud. CA AppLogic® is a turnkey cloud computing platform designed to enable MSPs, ISVs, and enterprises to bring cloud services to market using existing software and commodity hardware. Functions including server management, storage, networking, service design, security and resource metering are included to speed time to market and reduce cost.
HP Cloud Services is providing public cloud infrastructure services for organizations of all sizes. Designed with OpenStack™ technology at the core, HP’s open, transparent architecture ensures no vendor lock-in, improves developer productivity, features easy-to-use tools for faster time to code, provides access to a rich partner ecosystem, and is backed by exceptional customer support. HP’s initial offering includes on-demand compute instances or virtual machines, scalable online storage capacity and accelerated delivery of cached content to end users. HP’s full suite of public cloud services will enable the next generation of web services to be built, run and scale on a global basis backed with a broad marketplace of analytics, tools and services. HP’s cloud supports customers with a differentiated hybrid delivery model, providing interoperability and portability across public, private and managed clouds. For additional information visit hpcloud.com, or see AppZero moving Wordpress from the Data Center to the HP Cloud.
IBM SmartCloud Enterprise is an agile cloud computing infrastructure as a service (IaaS) that is designed to provide rapid access to secure, enterprise-class virtual server environments. Well-suited for development and test activities as well as other dynamic workloads, IBM SmartCloud Enterprise is the ideal solution to help IT and application development teams deliver cloud-based services, systems and software to meet the needs of ever-changing business. For additional information, visit IBM SmartCloud Enterprise, or view 451 Research report: IBM chooses AppZero as application virtualization partner for SmartCloud.
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.
Rackspace powers more than 190,000 customers worldwide across a broad portfolio of IT products, including Public Cloud, Private Cloud, Hybrid Hosting and Dedicated Hosting. Offering “Fanatical Support”, Rackspace has been recognized by Bloomberg BusinessWeek as a Top 100 Performing Technology Company and is featured on Fortune’s list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. Positioned in the Leaders Quadrant by Gartner Inc. in the “2011 Magic Quadrant for Managed Hosting,” the company is headquartered in San Antonio with offices and data centers around the world. For more information, visit www.rackspace.com. You may also be interested in: Robert Scoble from Rackspace Hosting interviews GregO about moving enterprise apps to the cloud.