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Virtustream

Virtustream is the enterprise-class cloud software and service provider trusted by enterprises worldwide to migrate and run their mission-critical applications in the cloud. For enterprises, service providers and government agencies, only Virtustream's xStream™ cloud management platform (CMP) software and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) meet the security, compliance, performance, efficiency and consumption-based billing requirements of complex production applications in the cloud - whether private, public or hybrid. 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 Pune, 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.

 

 

 

Insights

SAP and Security in the Cloud

SAP and Security in the Cloud


The increased agility that comes with moving to the cloud solves many current technology challenges, but the journey to cloud computing can also accelerate the erosion of perimeter enforcement and trust boundaries. Many companies have been reluctant to deploy mission-critical applications, such as SAP HANA, in hosted cloud environments, due...   READ MORE +
Delivering Complex Enterprise Applications via Hybrid Clouds

Delivering Complex Enterprise Applications via Hybrid Clouds


As organizations consider the ideal platform for each workload in their portfolio, it becomes apparent that in the near term, neither an approach exclusively focused on the public cloud, nor one exclusively private cloud focused, will allow them to achieve the agility they desire while meeting the security, governance and...   READ MORE +
Security in the Cloud: Is it Pie in the Sky?

Security in the Cloud: Is it Pie in the Sky?


Security is one of the most commonly cited reasons why Enterprise and Public Sector customers are reluctant to embrace cloud computing, notwithstanding the many benefits it offers in other respects. In this white paper, we seek to explore the reasons behind the perception that cloud computing is somehow less secure...   READ MORE +
Virtustream's xStream Security White Paper

Virtustream's xStream Security White Paper


In delivering features to support trust, visibility, control and compliance, the xStream platform helps enterprises and service providers deliver highly secure private, public and hybrid clouds, able to meet the most stringent cloud security and regulatory standards.    READ MORE +
An Accelerated Journey to the Clouds: An Analysis of TaaS Powered by xStream for SAP Applications

An Accelerated Journey to the Clouds: An Analysis of TaaS Powered by xStream for SAP Applications


Testing as a Service (TaaS) promises to provide IT with control and the LOBs with flexibility. TaaS will reduce some upfront CAPEX investments and is supposed to help to source requirements on an OPEX model. TaaS allows IT and the LOBs to include an on-demand, scalable, secure quality assurance process for...   READ MORE +
The Efficiency of the Virtustream μVM (MicroVM)

The Efficiency of the Virtustream μVM (MicroVM)


The Virtustream μVM is a fine-grained unit of measurement designed to fairly and accurately measure the actual consumption of cloud resources in xStream-powered clouds. Like the kilowatt hour (kWh) consumption metric that your home’s electric bill is based on, the μVM measures your actual consumption of compute, memory, network and...   READ MORE +
Introduction to Virtustream’s µVM

Introduction to Virtustream’s µVM


The most efficient way to optimize infrastructure is by using a standardized unit of measure that accounts for the most critical attributes affecting workload performance in a data center: These include CPU, Memory, Network Throughput and Disk I/O. The core cloud innovation that differentiates Virtustream is it's MicroVM (µVM). Our...   READ MORE +
Case Study: UOL

Case Study: UOL


After careful evaluation, UOL selected Virtustream’s xStream cloud management software to expand its portfolio. xStream would allow the company to offer the secure, reliable, high-performance cloud computing solutions its enterprise clients demanded. With xStream, UOL would be able to migrate its customers’ mission-critical applications to the cloud, while providing application...   READ MORE +
Case Study: Domino Sugar

Case Study: Domino Sugar


Defining Goals and Identifying Trusted Partners Though Domino Sugar continues to grow and expand operations, the IT team has managed to maintain their IT budget at less than one percent of overall revenue. For ongoing, efficient management of their IT infrastructure, they looked to the cloud to deliver flexibility and...   READ MORE +


Announcements

Virtustream Invests in the Future of the Lithuania Technology Industry

Virtustream Invests in the Future of the Lithuania Technology Industry


Company announces sponsorship of Kaunas University of Technology PhD scholarship at second annual cloud conference.   READ MORE +
EMC To Acquire Virtustream

EMC To Acquire Virtustream


EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Virtustream. When the transaction closes, Virtustream will form EMC’s new managed cloud services business.   READ MORE +
Anise Asia Selects Virtustream to Power its Next Generation Cloud  for SAP Business One Cloud

Anise Asia Selects Virtustream to Power its Next Generation Cloud for SAP Business One Cloud


Anise Asia, a leading provider of public and private cloud services in Malaysia has selected Virtustream, the leading enterprise-class software and services provider, to power the next generation of its cloud platform, as it launches its SAP Business One Cloud offering to Malaysian SMEs.   READ MORE +
CTC Selects Virtustream to Enhance Japanese IaaS Offering to Support Mission-critical, Production Ap

CTC Selects Virtustream to Enhance Japanese IaaS Offering to Support Mission-critical, Production Ap


ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation, a leading end-to-end IT solutions and services provider in Japan has selected Virtustream, the leading enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, to expand CTC’s cloud offerings with enterprise-class cloud solutions to support complex business applications. With this offering, CTC will meet the demand from large businesses for...   READ MORE +
Heinz Selects Virtustream to Power Its Mission-Critical SAP Cloud Infrastructure

Heinz Selects Virtustream to Power Its Mission-Critical SAP Cloud Infrastructure


Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, today announced that the H.J. Heinz Company, one of the world’s leading marketers and producers of healthy, convenient and affordable foods, has implemented Virtustream’s xStream platform to deploy a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) infrastructure and run production SAP HANA in the cloud.    READ MORE +
Virtustream’s Cloud Management Platform Software, xStream, Now Certified as VCE® Vblock® Ready

Virtustream’s Cloud Management Platform Software, xStream, Now Certified as VCE® Vblock® Ready


Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, today announced its xStream cloud management platform (CMP) software is now certified as Vblock® Ready for VCE® Vblock Systems.   READ MORE +
Virtustream Joins McAfee® Security Innovation Alliance (SIA) Partner Program

Virtustream Joins McAfee® Security Innovation Alliance (SIA) Partner Program


Virtustream, an enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, today announced that it has joined the McAfee® Security Innovation Alliance (SIA) partner program. McAfee SIA is the security industry's premier technology-partnering program, with a mission to accelerate the development of interoperable security products and simplify the integration of these products with complex customer...   READ MORE +
Virtustream Expands Worldwide Access to Cloud Software and Services Portfolio

Virtustream Expands Worldwide Access to Cloud Software and Services Portfolio


Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, today announced the worldwide expansion of its cloud software and services portfolio. The company has added multiple new data center locations, two additional conditionally certified United States federal cloud nodes, and new software sales and delivery offices in Europe with plans to...   READ MORE +
Virtustream Named a Leader in Hosted Private Cloud Report by Independent Research Firm

Virtustream Named a Leader in Hosted Private Cloud Report by Independent Research Firm


Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, today announced that The Forrester Wave™: Hosted Private Cloud Solutions, Q4 2014, has recognized Virtustream as a Leader in its evaluation of the market. The report details Forrester Research Inc.’s findings on how well each of 16 vendors fulfills enterprise customer requirements...   READ MORE +
Virtustream’s Federal Cloud Receives Authorization to Operate from U.S. Department of the Interior

Virtustream’s Federal Cloud Receives Authorization to Operate from U.S. Department of the Interior


Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, today announced it has received an Authorization to Operate (ATO) from the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI). The ATO is a declaration that Virtustream has implemented the appropriate IT system security controls with sufficient evidence to provide a satisfactory level of...   READ MORE +
Colt and Virtustream Partner to Help Enterprises Migrate Business Crit SAP Applications to the Cloud

Colt and Virtustream Partner to Help Enterprises Migrate Business Crit SAP Applications to the Cloud


Leading European service provider and US Enterprise Cloud Software provider enable mission-critical applications to move to the cloud with security/compliance and performance SLAs.   READ MORE +
Virtustream Adds Enterprise Risk Management and OpenStack Support with New Release

Virtustream Adds Enterprise Risk Management and OpenStack Support with New Release


Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, today announced the next generation release of its cloud management platform (CMP) software, xStream 3.0, further removing the barriers to cloud adoption for enterprises by reducing the cost of cloud migration and management, while increasing security and compliance.    READ MORE +
IBM Selects Virtustream’s Cloud Management Platform, xStream, to Deliver SAP Cloud IaaS

IBM Selects Virtustream’s Cloud Management Platform, xStream, to Deliver SAP Cloud IaaS


Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, today announced IBM will use Virtustream’s cloud management platform (CMP) software, xStream, as an option to deliver SAP and SAP HANA environments on the SoftLayer, an IBM Company, cloud globally for both managed and customer managed SAP environments. This partnership will enable...   READ MORE +


Events

VMworld 2014

VMworld 2014


One of the largest virtualization-specific conferences, VMware's annual event, VMworld, is back at the Moscone Center in San Francisco from August 24-28, 2014. The conference provides over 350 sessions and labs covering virtualization innovations and the latest competitive solutions with more than 275 sponsors and exhibitors. Join Service Provider Pavilion...   READ MORE +
ASUG Texas-Dallas/Fort Worth Solution Fair - Rangers vs. Rays Installation Only

ASUG Texas-Dallas/Fort Worth Solution Fair - Rangers vs. Rays Installation Only


The ASUG Texas-Dallas/Fort Worth chapter is holding a special summer event for Installation Members on Thursday, August 14. Held at the Texas Rangers Baseball Hall of Fame, join Virtustream at the Solution Fair, which includes roundtable discussions and tickets to the Rangers vs. Rays baseball game.   READ MORE +
2014 ELS for Autism Gold Challenge

2014 ELS for Autism Gold Challenge


Join us and former world number one, Ernie Els, as we participate in the Autism Gold Challenge: an annual charity-driven golf tournament to raise money for autism awareness. The amateur golf tournament features a series of regional events as two-person teams compete for a place at the grand finale: a...   READ MORE +
Federal Cloud Computing Summit

Federal Cloud Computing Summit


Join Virtustream Security Solutions at this two-day event at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC July 8-9 to learn more from the one of the premier government technology symposia for federal government and private sector technology professionals. This year’s theme, “Embracing Today’s Cloud Opportunities,” brings together IT leaders and...   READ MORE +


Virtustream is a leading cloud innovator offering enterprise class cloud solutions to enterprises, governments and service providers. Virtustream enables businesses to move complex production applications to the cloud - whether private, public or hybrid - while delivering the full economic and business benefits of the cloud.
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