(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Peak Hosting, the leading provider of Operations-as-a-ServiceSM (OaaS) managed hosting, today announced its entry into the VMware vCloud Air Network, with OaaS, a VMware IaaS Powered service. This status designation illustrates to customers that the company’s public cloud service is validated compatible for use with VMware vSphere®, the leading virtualization platform for building cloud infrastructures.
A member of the VMware vCloud Air Network, Peak Hosting provides its VMware IaaS Powered service using proven VMware technology that organizations already use in their existing data centers. VMware vCloud Air Network Service Providers offer global cloud services in more than 100 countries.
“At Peak Hosting, we’re committed to providing our customers with design flexibility and cutting-edge technology that meets their specific needs for managed hosting,” said Erin Stadick, product engineering manager, Peak Hosting. “Achieving VMware IaaS Powered status allows us to deliver to our customers custom infrastructure with a dedicated cloud service that provides additional headroom for on-demand scalability.”
“VMware IaaS Powered services delivered by VMware vCloud Air Network Service Providers can provide the efficiency, agility, and reliability inherent in cloud computing,” said Jim Aluotto, director, Service Providers, Americas, VMware. “We look forward to supporting Peak Hosting further as it empowers organizations with a simple and flexible path to the cloud.”
Customers of Peak Hosting have the ability to move workloads from their VMware vSphere-based virtualized or private cloud environment to the VMware IaaS Powered service and back again. This allows customers to achieve flexibility and security, while enabling increased IT agility.
Peak Hosting sought VMware IaaS Powered validation in order to provide its customers with increased choice as well as the ability to leverage virtualization technology without having to deal with licensing. As a VMware vCloud Air Network Service Provider, Peak Hosting can now provide users with enhanced responsiveness and agility, and enable reduced IT costs through greater performance, availability and scalability.
About Peak Hosting
Peak Hosting is more than a managed hosting company – since 2001, we’ve helped design, build, maintain and support some of the world’s largest Internet properties, across every vertical. As an extension of your business, our technical-operations-as-a-service offering handles the 17 elements critical to running a data center. Our industry experts take care of everything but your code®, allowing you to concentrate on moving your business forward. When your business success depends on technology for its survival and you don’t want to handle the internet plumbing, you need more than “just” a managed hosting company. You need Peak Hosting. For more information, visit http://www.peakhosting.com, contact sales(at)peakhosting(dot)com, or call (855) 901-7325 FREE (PEAK).