Pulsant Enterprise Cloud and Enterprise Cloud VDC Attains VMware vCloud®
READING, England, January 3, 2013
READING, England, January 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Pulsant - Powering IT, today announced that its Enterprise Cloud and
Enterprise Cloud VDC service has achieved VMware vCloud® Powered status,
illustrating to customers that the company's cloud services are underpinned by
VMware's leading virtualization and cloud computing technology, namely VMware
vSphere® and VMware vCloud® Director™. A member of the VMware Service Provider
Program (VSPP), the Enterprise Cloud and Enterprise Cloud VDC VMware vCloud
Powered service delivers a set of cloud computing services across a common
platform, supporting the largest set of existing applications and offering
distinctive application mobility uniquely available from VMware.
Mark Howling, CEO of Pulsant, states: "We have been delivering cloud solutions
for over ten years. What we are bringing to market now is true next generation
cloud - it's not just an upgrade or enhancement. Pulsant can truly deliver on
cloud's promise of unlimited scalability, total flexibility, quicker access
and processing. Our customer trails have recorded a 40-50% increase in speed
and 20% reduction in power usage."
"The VMware vCloud® Powered program was developed to enable our service
provider partners to differentiate themselves and help them bring their
enterprise-class cloud services to market in this competitive landscape," said
Gavin Jackson, director, vCloud & Service Providers, EMEA, VMware. "We look
forward to supporting Pulsant further as it delivers on the agility and
performance customers are looking for in the cloud computing landscape."
Customers of Pulsant have the ability to move workloads from their VMware
vSphere-based virtualized or private cloud environment to the VMware vCloud
Powered service and back again. This application portability is a key
differentiator allowing customers to achieve the flexibility and security they
need while enabling increased IT agility.
Pulsant sought VMware vCloud® Powered validation in order to highlight the
expansion of its enterprise-class cloud solutions, while providing the
security and agility customers require in their cloud solutions.
As a validated provider, Pulsant can now provide users with enhanced
responsiveness and agility, and reduced IT costs through increased
consolidation, task automation and simplified management.
Experts in cloud, data centre and infrastructure services , Pulsant
specialises in highly resilient, high quality IP network, colocation , managed
application and cloud hosting .
*Pulsant supports more than 3,000 mid-tier and enterprise customers from
its eight UK-based ISO 27001 compliant data centres .
*Pulsant provides world class technology and exceptional people creating
advanced and innovative solutions that optimise performance and cost
effectively manage, store and safeguard data.
*Pulsant's 'Triple-A' service models ensures the right 'Access, Ability and
Action' to deliver 24/7 support from multiple UK-based operation centres.
*100% of the energy used within Pulsant's data centres is from renewable
For more information, please visit http://www.pulsant.com
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and any other company.
Pulsant Press Contacts:
Sarah Wilson / Alan Miller CCgroup Tel: +44-(0)20-7313-4594
/+44-(0)118-920-7671 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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