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Netmagic announces Virtual Private Cloud service in association with Cisco and Microsoft
New service delivers high-performance cloud computing with software defined control for enterprise applications.
Mumbai, August 10, 2016 – Netmagic, an NTT Communications Company and India’s leading Managed Hosting and Cloud Service provider, today announced the launch of SimpliVPC (Virtual Private Cloud), a next-generation Cloud service that leverages Hybrid IT strategy to scale, optimize and manage the technology environment real-time.
SimpliVPC is an Enterprise Grade IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) platform that comes with an extensive set of managed services that enables businesses a simple transition to the cloud with diverse compliance, security, scalability, flexibility, and application performance needs.
SimpliVPC along with services like Virtual Firewall Appliance (vFA), Virtual Load Balancer (vLB) and tiered storage, offers a compelling solution for Hybrid IaaS requirement of enterprises. The entire service suite is offered on Pay-as-use service model.
“We are extremely proud to present the SimpliVPC service,” said Sharad Sanghi, Managing Director and CEO, Netmagic. “Customers looking for managed private cloud service can now overcome the entry barriers typically encountered for private cloud adoption. Developed in partnership with Cisco and Microsoft, SimpliVPC will deliver high levels of dedicated performance, while giving customers complete control over their virtual resources, allowing them to deploy and scale as needed.”
Ashok Shenoy, Director, Data Center Sales, Cisco India & SAARC, said, “As enterprises move to cloud, many have begun understanding the benefits of VPCs to manage their existing management and security policies. It is therefore imperative to provide them with solutions that are not only robust but agile enough to meet varying workloads. We are pleased to associate with Netmagic to launch SimpliVPC services in India; this service will empower enterprises to have more flexibility and control over deploying their workloads to cloud.”
Peter Gartnerberg, General Manager, Enterprise Partner Group (EPG), Microsoft India We are excited to partner with Netmagic and offer Hyper-V on the Azure stack that enables SimpliVPC, the hybrid cloud scenario for our customers. Cloud adoption by enterprises in India continues to grow and we are witnessing an increasing number of businesses moving to public and hybrid cloud. This trend will continue to strengthen in the future and we are committed to provide the best cloud offerings for our customers, enabling them in their next step towards digital transformation. With the launch of SimpliVPC, our customers will benefit from high value infrastructure and platform services of Azure like disaster recovery, identity, backup, cloudburst as well as testing and development. The journey from private to public to hybrid cloud is a natural progression for businesses in India and Microsoft is suitably positioned to cater to the evolving cloud requirements of customers in India.”
Through an easy-to-use self-service portal, SimpliVPC provides businesses the ability to seamlessly configure and manage their cloud environment. It provides businesses the performance of bare metal, coupled with the on-demand scalability, agility and cost effectiveness of public cloud infrastructure.
Besides being powered by the Microsoft’s latest hypervisor platform, SimpliVPC service is also the first in Asia Pacific region to leverage programmable network fabric (SDN) powered by Cisco’s Application centric infrastructure technology in a multi-tenant service provider environment.
Currently, Netmagic offers SimpliVPC service from Mumbai and Bangalore datacenters.
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About Microsoft India
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) Microsoft is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Microsoft set up its India operations in 1990. Today, Microsoft entities in India have over 7,000 employees engaged in sales and marketing, research and development, and customer services & support across 10 Indian cities – Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune.
About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Communications solves the world’s technology challenges by helping enterprises overcome complexity and risk in their ICT environments with managed IT infrastructure solutions. These solutions are backed by our worldwide infrastructure, including industry leading, global tier-1 public and private networks reaching over 190 countries/regions, and more than 400,000m2 of the world’s most advanced data center facilities. Our global professional services teams provide consultation and architecture for the resiliency and security required for your business success, and our scale and global capabilities are unsurpassed. Combined with NTT Data, NTT Security, NTT DOCOMO and Dimension Data, we are NTT Group.
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About Netmagic (An NTT Communications Company)
Netmagic, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTT Communications, is India’s leading Managed Hosting and Multi-Cloud Hybrid IT solution provider with 9 carrier-neutral, state-of-the-art hyperscale and high-density data centers, and serving more than 2000 enterprises globally. Headquartered in Mumbai, Netmagic also delivers Remote Infrastructure Management (RIM) services to various Enterprise customers globally including NTT Communication’s customers across Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific region. The Company was the first in India to launch services – Cloud Computing, Managed Security, Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) and Software-Defined Storage. NTT Communications and Netmagic have been ranked 3rd and 5th respectively in Asia among the top global data center operators by Cloudscene in their Q1 & Q2 2017 Leaderboard reports. This effectively makes Netmagic #1 data center service provider in India. Netmagic has been recognized with 3 awards at the CIO Choice Award 2018 and Frost & Sullivan India ICT Awards 2018. To learn more, visit us at: www.netmagicsolutions.com.