Cisco Expands UCS Cloud Menu by Including Microsoft Azure Stack

This integration eases the life of IT managers and application developers to deploy, manage, and grow enterprise applications more easily and efficiently.

GreatResponder Cisco announced on during the last week in San Jose, California that the company is expanding its hybrid cloud menu by Integrating the Microsoft Azure Stack into its UCS (Unified Computing System). It enables organizations to offer Azure services from their on-premise data centers. This alliance with Cisco and Microsoft helps enterprises to modernize and grow their application solution using various tools offered by Microsoft. It will also help developers to make the applications highly flexible, and scalable hybrid cloud environment.

Cisco Systems, Inc is a one of the leading industry, especially in the field of network hardware and telecommunication equipment. Cisco is also working on different IT based technologies such as cloud computing, network security, and IoT (Internet of things). These all technologies are managed by Cisco’s subsidiaries: Cisco Jasper, Cisco Meraki, and CloudLock.

Liz Centoni, senior vice president and general manager, Computing Systems Product Group, Cisco said, “Cisco and Microsoft are coming together to offer a hybrid cloud solution built on the power of UCS and Microsoft Azure, through our joint engineering efforts, application developers and IT managers will have a turnkey solution that is easy to deploy, manage and scale.”

As the businesses grow with respect to the changing in the market dynamics they always need some new things to include in their module. They want a very stable system that suit their business needs and such as user friendly, flexible enough to optimize resources and scale on-demand. Using the Azure Stack, customers have full control of businesses, how they manage governance policies, security and performance.

Mike Neil, corporate vice president, Azure Infrastructure & Management, Microsoft Corporation said, “Microsoft and Cisco are proven innovators and trusted technology partners, giving customers the confidence their IT environments can be supported and secure. Microsoft Azure Stack provides services and application programming interfaces (APIs) compatible with the Azure public cloud, allowing developers to do their best work while giving them the agility to deploy their applications to public, private or hosted clouds.”

Here is the list of some key benefits of Microsoft Azure Stack that are now available on Cisco Unified Computing System such as accelerated growth and innovation, Industry leading fabric based UCS architecture, simple to manage and control, and increase confidence and trust.

Cisco stated that the Microsoft Azure Stack integrated system on Unified Computing System is targeted for availability in Q3 of 2017.

Insite Software Launches New e-Commerce Solution on Microsoft Azure

InsiteCommerce provides a more scalable hosting approach to B2B sellers for hosting their customer portals.

insite_softwareGreatResponder.com Insite software is a leading software company, offers solutions for e-commerce businesses such as manufacturers, jobbers, distributors. Insite Software mainly focused on business-to-business (B2B) commerce and data driven approaches, it announced today that he achieved a new certification and adding a new version of e-commerce platform, which named as InsiteCommerce, and also revealed that the platform is now introduced and built on the Microsoft Azure Cloud platform.

It is not the first time as you know the InsiteCommerce has been remaining in a golden partnership with Microsoft for last ten years and providing the best commerce based solutions for B2B companies. Microsoft Azure Cloud platform enables both Insite partners and customers to build and deploy commerce based sites with minimum expenses and powerful infrastructure, using Insite is a more cost effective solution than if someone hosting its site privately via any hosting company.

Steve Shaffer, President of Insite Software, stated: “This expanded relationship with Microsoft Azure will now enable developers, marketers and technology leaders to offer enterprise-class eCommerce and mobile solutions without the overhead and significant hosting costs of the past.” Steve more elaborate as, “Azure is a more scalable test which provides our customers the same global hosting infrastructure used by the largest brands in the world.”

All the big and small companies are using the InsiteCommerce including manufacturing and distribution wholesalers. The large enterprises and organizations like ABC supply, Valin, and Brady Corporations has already gotten the name into the Insite’s hosting portal to take the advantage of this partnership on the Microsoft Azure Cloud. Insite Software also focuses on this platform to make it globally available. The global partners who are helping Insite to make the implementation of the channel globally possible are included Perficient, Avanade, Xcentium, and ICF.

Andrea Carl, Director and Commercial Communications at Microsoft Corporation said: “Insite Software and its customers benefit from the global scale and high availability of Microsoft Azure. We’re pleased that Insite Software chose Azure as the foundation for its e-commerce platform.”

Insight Software is mainly focused on combining the commerce, physical sales channel, clients and enterprise data to provide a better and reliable platform, where both business to business (B2B) purchaser and business to customer (B2C) have a great user experience, and also higher chances of sales.

Wovenware Inc, Joins Microsoft Azure for Cloud Solutions

Wovenware will use Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform to build complex smart applications and high value custom application solutions.

wovenware_GreatResponder.com Wovenware is a software producer company. Wovenware products are smart software solution that helps their customers to solve the mission critical jobs. It announced, partnership with Microsoft on 23 November, 2016 at San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Wovenware is also crossing one more milestone to partnership with Microsoft is that, now, Wovenware is the first company in Puerto Rico who has an authorization of Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) for providing cloud solution. This partnership will enable company customers to utilize the Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform to overcome in this new growing market of cloud based solutions.

It will also enable developers to develop machine learning tools, complex smart applications and chatbots for many different mutual customers. This company will affect new open source capabilities on the Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform.

In the Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) Partnership, Wovenware will help to build and manage customized solution of Microsoft Azure environments for worldwide customers. This agreement has promised to provide enough Microsoft Azure Cloud Services to develop high value customer specific applications.

Wovenware also announced that, it is the only customer implementation, regarding this new partnership that is consist of the development, deployment and management of sports tournament software, based on cloud computing solution for a sport management firm name as Sports Alternatives.

Carlos Melendez, COO and Cofounder of Wovenware Said: “Our Microsoft CSP partnership not only allows us to further support our customers’ application modernization initiatives, but it also provides access to new technologies that we can use to build and deploy smart scalable solutions.”

Herbert Lewy, Microsoft Territory Manager for Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, Said: “As smart, cloud-based solutions continue to gain traction in the marketplace, Cloud Solution Providers such as Wovenware are leveraging the Microsoft Azure platform to more quickly build innovative solutions that become critical components of customers’ IT strategies. As our trusted technology partner, we look forward to working together to bring these benefits to companies.”

As this one is the first customer implementation on the behalf of Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) partnership. Wovenware has built the cloud based sports management software named as ‘Eventiu’ for the Puerto Rico based Sports Alternative. This management system automates the whole program or tournament of Volleyball and Basketball. This system also calculates and assign team brackets and also manage the process of new rounds of play.