HP Launches Helion Rack – A Comprehensive Private Cloud Solution

This preconfigured, tested and tuned cloud computing solution consists of HP ProLiant DL Servers, Cloud Foundry and OpenStack platforms to offer high performance, speed and cost efficiency.

HPGreatResponder.com  A comprehensive private cloud computing solution based on HP ProLiant DL servers was officially launched through the company statement here on March 30, 2015. According to the official statement, the newly launched private cloud computing solution will offer a wide range of capabilities and flexibilities to the vendors and providers to launch the private cloud computing services very fast, easily and efficiently. This server rack is fully configured, tested and tuned for some of the standard cloud computing configurations.

It was further elaborated that the Cloud Foundry and OpenStack platforms have already been integrated within this new product, which will provide the best features of the most dynamic cloud computing platforms in the marketplace. This platform will offer flexibility management tools, workload hosting, support for multiple languages and development frameworks and cost of the services. The software development platform of Helion Rack supports numerous languages and platforms such as Ruby, Java, Erlang, ActivePerl, PHP, ActivePython, Node.js, Clojure, and Scala and others.

It was further informed regarding the converged infrastructure solutions supported by this new product that the supported solutions are preconfigured for PaaS and IaaS cloud platforms to support the native cloud applications.

In his official statement, the senior vice president of HP Helion product management division, Mr. Bill Hilf said, “Enterprise customers are asking for private clouds that meet their security, reliability and performance requirements, while also providing the openness, flexibility and fast time-to-value they require. HP Helion Rack offers an enterprise class private cloud solution with integrated application lifecycle management, giving organizations the simplified cloud experience they want, with the control and performance they need”.

While talking about the benefits of this new cloud computing solution, it was informed that this product will allow fast provisioning of infrastructure for different software development projects and will offer an optimized hosting environment for a wide range of applications from developing and testing to deployment of the same. This solution can be directly deployed on site by the HP engineers without doing any kind of configurations very quickly; thus, reducing the cost of the project and increasing the speed of the deployment.

The prices of this solution will be based the level of configuration of the Helion Rack and the solution will be available in the market within one month.