VMware Launches KaaS Cloud Service on Photon Platform

KaaS – Kubernetes as a Service is robust, simple to operate cloud-native platform, that adds network virtualization and hyper-converged storage system services to privilege the modern container based technology.

photon_kaasGreatResponder.com VMware, Inc announced Kubernetes on VMware Photon platform, Kubernetes as a Service includes IT operations,  to including the IT operations, teams have to deliver the platform for development teams. The VMware Photon platform will also include network and storage services. After addition of theses new services into the platform, it provides an end-to-end cloud-native infrastructure for the enterprises and also running modern applications that are based on container technology.

Businesses are growing tremendously and using various technologies like software applications and services to deliver innovative experience to their customers. The software companies are also adopting cloud-native application methodologies to reduce the application development life-cycle time. Now VMware Photon platform will capable to access the services that are needed to develop and run the modern applications including Kubernetes. VMware Photon platform privileges businesses to focus on development efforts rather building, operating, and supporting custom solution, It automates the IT infrastructure.

Paul Fazzone, vice president and general manager, Cloud-Native Applications Business Unit, VMware, Said, “VMware Photon Platform takes a major step forward by empowering IT teams to deliver, secure and operate the modern services that development teams require with the infrastructure automation demanded by today’s leading enterprise organizations. Based on the industry-leading hypervisor, network virtualization and hyper-converged storage solutions, VMware Photon Platform offers customers unprecedented business speed and agility to deliver innovative software solutions to market quicker.”

Kubernetes as a Service, has a multi-tenant fashion for workload isolation and security. Kubernetes clusters may have a single node cluster to hundreds of nodes. It can be possible for users to scale up the clusters as they needed with no down time. VMware Photon platform features like high availability capabilities, automatic healing from failure and reduce downtime of Kubernetes services. It gives an end-to-end support including commercially supported distribution of Kubernetes.

Photon Platform will initially introduce network services including switching and routing, as the time elapsed the platform will also updated to offer the logical networking elements and services completely.

VMware’s Photon platform will also introduce block storage services that offer flexible and programmable storage for container based modern cloud-native software applications. The service will capable to deliver elastic storage that supports to scale up and scale down the rapid application deployment.

Photon Platform encouraged to use where the organizations are practicing DevOps and agile development practices.

Datapipe Joins Alibaba Cloud, As a New Global MSP

Regarding this partnership; Alibaba cloud customers are now privileged to using the Datapipe’s cloud expertise to boost-up their business in North America and other regions.

alibaba_datapipeGreatResponder.com Press released on Oct 13, 2016 at the Singapore that concludes that; Datapipe is the one of the leading managed cloud services company for the enterprise. It is named as global managed service provider (MSP), partnership with Alibaba cloud. The cloud computing is the arm of Alibaba Group, and now, after this partnership with Datapipe, global organizations have ease of business in China, and Chinese local organizations are also availed to venture in abroad, both local and international organizations can trust on Datapipe’s expertise in designing, building, and managing with the Alibaba cloud.

Colin Chan, Vice president of Asia, at Datapipe, said: “As a pioneer in the managed cloud services the addition of Alibaba Cloud to Datapipe’s supported platforms and service capabilities was a natural step. We look forward to working closely with Alibaba Cloud to help drive the global adoption of best practice enterprise cloud solutions.”

Alibaba’s cloud customers can use Datapipe’s expert solutions that ensured to fast, secure and complaint global expansion expertise. Datapipe provides a variety of services includes: migration, management and security to secure Alibaba cloud solutions such as computing, storage, database, CDN, and big data.

Unique Song, Director of Global Marketplace Alliances Program at Alibaba Cloud said: “We’re pleased to welcome Datapipe as our global managed service provider partner. Datapipe’s experience in managing cloud environments for customers around the globe makes them well-positioned to help drive Alibaba Cloud deployments for customers in both China and overseas.”

Joyful Journey Travel is the first China-based company that is also the first client of Datapipe’s managed by Alibaba cloud and it is also the first company that provides financial services to their customers in China. Joyful Journey Travel  has continuously been deploying a compatible and elastic infrastructure for users to use their services that make the company grow into all the new regions quickly and efficiently. The biggest thing that matters here is the security, how you ensure your customers to use the platform that is secure enough for customer and financial data; it is the key criteria for any financial services based organization.

Datapipe’s team jointly worked with Joyful Journey Travel to develop a solution that based on high-performance Alibaba cloud services including: Cloud based CDN, AsparaDB for Relational Database System and Elastic Computer Service instances.

iManage Joins Cloud Security Alliance as Corporate Member

iMnage attached with the Cloud Security Alliance to secure the clients’ data with the industry’s best leading cloud security practices.

imanage_joins_csaGreatResponder.com iManage announced that it has joined the Cloud Security Alliance as a Corporate Member on Oct 11, 2016, Chicago, Illinois. The CSA is the one of the world’s finest and leading member-driven organization to develop the security standards and best practices in the industry. The CSA promotes and define the way to use the best practices for its partners and members regarding the secure cloud computing environment. There are many cloud computing vendors are the member of CSA includes: Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS, Salesforce.com and more.

iManage provides a variety of Work Product Management solutions to the professional firms worldwide,  including law firms, corporate legal departments, government legal department, accounting firms and financial services, all the departments are exchanging the extremely confidential client data throughout the day. The highly recommended demand of the clients is assured, that their data is protected and secure from any unwanted.

Miguel Contreras, iManage Head of Information Security, Data Privacy & Compliance, said: “Everyday, thousands of organizations around the world rely on our software to protect their confidential data. In today’s expanding and dynamic cyber security environment, it’s important to be at the forefront of cloud security best practices. We are committed to protecting our customers’ data and their reputations. This membership is a strategic capability to continuously enhance the security of our iManage Cloud service offerings.”

It is not only the CSA foundation members are involved in the research to secure the cloud computing, but all the members of CSA are also participating in the research projects regarding the cloud security. The CSA is currently working on a project to maintain Working Groups from 32 various domains related to cloud security. iManage intends to participate in those Working Groups, who are voluntarily working to do the best in the cloud security and also continue its journey to lead in the security solutions of Work Product Management.

Jim Reavis, CEO at Cloud Security Alliance, said: “We are looking forward to working with iManage, Our members are the leaders in their respective markets and are dedicated to driving toward a common goal of secure cloud computing. Being in the Work Product Management industry for almost 20 years gives iManage the experience and expertise to be a strategic contributor to our cause.”