Fujitsu Extends PRIMEFLEX for OpenStack Family with SUSE OpenStack Cloud
- New Fujitsu PRIMEFLEX Integrated System adds native integration of SUSE OpenStack Cloud, creates options for fast and risk-free deployment of private cloud infrastructures
- Customers choosing Fujitsu PRIMEFLEX Integrated Systems can reach production status faster, thanks to a choice of pre-tested configurations to suit a range of deployment types
- Latest addition to the PRIMEFLEX family combines high-performance hardware stack, open source software and professional services to reduce complexity and cost
The fast track to OpenStack
is one of the fastest-growing open source cloud management platforms. It is quickly becoming a preferred choice by enterprises, since it is cost-effective, open source, flexible and scalable. OpenStack is also specifically designed for next-generation cloud applications, making it an increasingly popular bet among enterprises as a foundation stone for future investments in cloud. With PRIMEFLEX for OpenStack, customers will easily be able to select a pre-tested system configuration which matches their needs for on-premise private cloud infrastructure, with the flexibility to fine-tune a range of settings according to specific needs, including hardware and software failover, software-defined networking and storage environments.
Based on the brand new SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
, the latest PRIMEFLEX system is comprised of a high-performance Fujitsu hardware stack, built on PRIMERGY servers
and ETERNUS storage
. In addition, customers gain access to comprehensive professional services including on-site deployment, and a range of optional value-add extensions. For any support requirements Fujitsu is a single-stop to solve problems, no matter whether the issue is hardware, software or network-related. All in all, PRIMEFLEX for OpenStack is a reliable and risk-free choice for the rapid provision of a highly agile, open and cost-effective private cloud environment.
Dr. Gerald Pfeifer, Vice President Products and Technology Programs at SUSE, comments: “This new edition of PRIMEFLEX for OpenStack combines enterprise-class system reliability with the production-ready agility and openness of SUSE OpenStack Cloud. The joint solution ensures customers can extend their on-premise environments by leveraging rapidly evolving, flexible and secure cloud technologies. This provides future-proof, tailored, ‘as a service’ infrastructure to enterprises as their business needs evolve.”
Pricing and availability
The new SUSE edition of PRIMEFLEX for OpenStack solution is available immediately through direct sales from Fujitsu. Pricing varies according to configuration, geography and support options.
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Date: 21 February, 2017