Virtustream Company Overview


Published on

Overview of Virtustream

Published in: Business
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Virtustream Company Overview

  1. 1. Corporate Overview Virtustream® is the leading enterprise class cloud solution provider. Virtustream’s Infrastructure-as- a-Service offering, powered by xStream® , is our enterprise-class cloud solution allowing both mission-critical legacy and web-scale applications to run in the cloud—whether private, public or hybrid. Unique µVM™ Technology xStream® uses µVM technology to deliver enterprise-grade security/compliance, application performance SLAs, consumption-based pricing, significant cost efficiency beyond virtualization and the ability to deliver IT in minutes rather than months. xStream is available as software and works with all leading hardware and virtualization software. Deep Expertise Most cloud providers today only offer businesses dedicated hosting or “best-efforts” clouds with mixed results. Virtustream has its roots in complex global enterprise IT. The company’s architects and engineers hold numerous cloud/ virtualization patents and have extensive practical experience in cloud migration, cloud platform deployment, enterprise application management and virtualization, to ensure a smooth and effective transition when moving enterprise IT environments to the cloud. DATA SHEET Global Footprint Virtustream’s comprehensive cloud software solutions and professional services help customers design, operate and use clouds to meet their unique requirements worldwide. The company is headquartered in Washington D.C. with offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, London, Geneva, Dubai and software development centers in Kaunas, Lithuania and India. Virtustream owns and operates data centers in the U.S. and Europe with service provider partner data centers in Latin America, the Middle East and Asia. Sector Expertise Whatever a client’s sector—banking, healthcare, manufacturing, technology, telecommunications, education, gaming or government—Virtustream enterprise cloud solutions are secure, compliant and deliver the benefits of the cloud: multi- tenant efficiency, dynamic scale, on-demand Virtustream® : Enterprise Class Cloud Virtualization is 25% more efficient than traditional IT, and Virtustream IaaS is 25% more efficient than virtualization -
  2. 2. Comprehensive Cloud Solutions Private cloud: management software/ appliance for the enterprise’s site Public cloud: IaaS and managed services from the Virtustream cloud Hybrid cloud: solutions combining private, virtual private and public clouds xStreamTM : Cloud management software enabling enterprises and service providers to manage Risks of the Cloud – Fear of flying Enterprises know that the cloud will change IT, but security and performance are a concern. Each cloud model has potential risks: reliability, adaptability, application compatibility, efficiency, scaling, lock-in, security and compliance. The Big Decision – What, when, and why? Companies must select an enterprise cloud solution to suit a complex mix of applications; these decisions require great care. Virtustream offers the only enterprise-class cloud solution, designed for mission-critical applications, with performance and security built for the enterprise. Hybrid – One size doesn’t fit all Enterprises need to combine existing IT, build private clouds, use virtual private clouds and access public clouds. xStream gives enterprises control of their hybrid solution in their own private clouds and across public/virtual private clouds. Efficiency and Control – Dynamically xStream manages compute, memory, storage and networking with small cloud units, µVMs. Unlike fixed-size VMs, µVMs are dynamically allocated and optimized per application, enabling xStream to deliver cloud efficiency beyond virtualization with simple automatic monitoring and control. Security and Compliance – Enterprise grade xStream provides deep multi-layered logical/physical security and compliance, enabling enterprises to meet the toughest regulations and industry requirements. xStream is architected to the highest security and compliance standards and can significantly contribute and be an enabler in achieving and maintaining SSAE16, ISAE3402, PCI-DSS 2.0, FISMA, IS0 27001-2005, ISO 9001- 2008, HIPAA/HITEC and other certifications and compliance frameworks in a customer’s own environment, when coupled with appropriate operational and management controls. Performance – Assured Enterprises need application performance that can be guaranteed for mission- critical applications. xStream delivers application SLAs combined with cloud efficiency and consumption-based pricing/chargeback. Hybrid Control – With a single pane of glass xStream offers a management solution that supports private, public and hybrid clouds, all managed through a single interface. This single pane of glass offers role-based views for all users—whether CIO, admin, business owner or user. Enterprise Class – For enterprise needs Virtustream was built to be enterprise class. Hundreds of businesses are using xStream for their enterprise IT needs. xStream provides capabilities for mission-critical applications significantly beyond the clouds of Amazon, Google, Microsoft Azure, HP and IBM. The cloud is not just test/dev; it’s enterprise-class. Cloud computing offers enormous value—making IT dynamic, more efficient, on-demand and massively scalable. Enterprises stand to gain significantly, whether from a private cloud (IT on-or-off premise), a public cloud (shared by multiple customers) or hybrid clouds (combining two Cloud Value Proposition Virtustream offers a secure, high performance enterprise class cloud solution for private, public and hybrid clouds. xStream, our cloud management software securely enables enterprise hybrid clouds on existing hardware and virtualization, backed by application SLAs. xStream is available as software or as a managed service and is backed by our comprehensive cloud Enterprise Class Cloud Solutions