Infotech Lead Asia: Virtacore Systems, a cloud services provider that specializes in virtual infrastructure solutions utilizing VMware, has made Nimble Storage CS-Series a core element of its cloud infrastructure framework.
Virtacore maintains a strong presence in the U.S. and serves clients across the globe, offering public and private cloud solutions to meet the needs of clients at the mid-market and enterprise levels.
The Nimble Storage scale-to-fit architecture enabled Virtacore to build an efficient and high-performance foundation for delivering Infrastructure as a Service and accelerate its clients’ journey to the cloud.
Leveraging Nimble Storage’s Scale to Fit architecture, Virtacore has decreased customer onboarding times and improved efficiencies in its infrastructure.
“Nimble Storage is committed to building successful partnerships with the service provider community and helping them succeed. Virtacore is a great use-case on how the SmartStack eco-system delivers highly scalable and efficient ROI,” said Suresh Vasudevan, CEO, Nimble Storage.
Using Nimble Storage CS-Series, Virtacore expanded its cloud services offering to include large databases and performance-oriented workloads, including business intelligence as well as Oracle and SQL Server-based transactional databases, expanding its opportunities for growth.
Nimble Storage’s Cache Accelerated Sequential Layout (CASL) architecture enabled a 50 percent reduction of Virtacore’s data footprint without any loss in performance — substantially reducing facility costs and power consumption.
Nimble Storage and its SmartStack eco-system of partners offer a complete portfolio for building efficient and scalable enterprise-class cloud services for application development and testing, backup, collaboration, desktop, disaster recovery, infrastructure, messaging and storage.
“The Nimble Storage solution provides all of the performance and operating metrics we demand to maintain our competitive advantage in the exploding cloud-services market,” said Phill Lawson-Shanks, CTO, Virtacore.