HYPERGRID ANNOUNCES A DOCKER CERTIFIED PLUGIN FOR HYPERCLOUD™ BLOCK STORAGE SERVICE
HyperGrid builds on collaboration with Docker
Mountain View, CA – March 2, 2017 HyperGrid, Enterprise Cloud-as-a-Service leader, today announced that its HyperCloud™ Block Storage Volume Plugin has been “Docker Certified” and is available in the Docker Store. This plugin enables an automated storage service for containerized applications. The Docker Certification Program is a framework for partners to integrate and certify their technology to the Docker Enterprise Edition commercial platform. With HyperCloud™, deploying stateful applications on containers can be done in a single click while adhering to IT-defined entitlements, approvals, quotas, and quality of service (QoS) policies.
The complexity of a piece-part approach and the absence of a utility consumption model in most private cloud initiatives has prevented many organizations from delivering mission-critical applications to their customers quickly. Many IT organizations find themselves stuck with manual processes that result in long waits experienced by end users, rising operational expenses, inconsistent infrastructure, and overall dissatisfaction by business users.
HyperCloud™ Block Storage Service meets the diverse needs of enterprises by providing reliable block storage to run mission-critical applications such as Oracle, SAP, Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft SharePoint. Leveraging storage volumes that provide consistent and low-latency performance, HyperCloud™ delivers database as a service for Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, Mongo, and many others. The database services in HyperCloud™ deliver scalable and highly available databases supporting multi-host clustering, backup, replication, and automatic database recovery.
Advanced infrastructure and application modelling for both virtualized and container-based application workloads allow customers to provision databases using:
Self-provisioning via a self-service library of infrastructure, storage, network, database, and application services means IT services are delivered in minutes, not days, reducing the likelihood of shadow IT. The governance framework in HyperCloud™ provides role-based access controls, entitlements, approval, quota and cost metering policies to enable secure and holistic management of resources, workloads, and operations across any cloud with the cost visibility needed to control spending.
Here are the key benefits of the Docker Volume Plugin for HyperCloud™ Block Storage:
“We would like to congratulate HyperGrid on their acceptance of the HyperCloud™ Block Storage Volume Plugin into the Docker Certified Program. Enterprise IT teams are looking to Docker to provide recommendations and assurances on the ecosystem of container content, infrastructure and extensions. HyperGrid’s inclusion into the program indicates that their plugin has been tested and verified by Docker, confirming for customers that their container images have been evaluated for security and are supported and built according to best practices.” – Marianna Tessel, EVP, Strategic Development
“We’re excited to roll out HyperCloud™ Block Storage Service along with the certified volume plugin in the Docker Store. While Docker was initially popular among developers working on stateless application architectures built on microservices, enterprises are increasingly leveraging Docker to run stateful applications – for which database storage management is the primary challenge. HyperCloud™ delivers container databases that can be easily deployed and managed with an advanced orchestration framework that lets users easily set up replication, backup and automatic scale out, which are all needed in a production environment.” – Intesar Mohammed, VP of Engineering, HyperCloud™, HyperGrid
“With the new block storage service that enables automated provisioning and mounting of high performance block devices on VMs and containers, enterprises can run mission-critical applications such as Oracle, SAP, Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft SharePoint that are backed by high performance and fault tolerant storage volumes.” – Manoj Nair, Chief Product Officer, HyperGrid
HyperGrid – Consume IT, Don’t Build IT
HyperGrid is the Enterprise Cloud-as-a-Service leader that simplifies IT for the enterprise by providing consumption based, full stack cloud services on premises. HyperGrid’s offering, HyperCloud™, uniquely addresses enterprise IT needs by combining IaaS, PaaS, and applications services on premises with security and governance for application management. For DevOps, it delivers lifecycle management and push-button VM, bare metal, and container deployments. These capabilities, combined with multi-cloud management and orchestration, all delivered via a consumption model, offer a truly compelling value proposition. HyperGrid is IT Simplified for the Business, delivering unmatched simplicity, scale, and economics that accelerates business innovation, growth, and long-term success.
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