Welcome!

From the Associate Editor of Ulitzer New-Media Platform

Liz McMillan

Subscribe to Liz McMillan: eMailAlertsEmail Alerts
Get Liz McMillan via: homepageHomepage mobileMobile rssRSS facebookFacebook twitterTwitter linkedinLinkedIn


Related Topics: Cloud Computing, CIO, Cloud Computing for SMBs

News Item

First Hybrid Enterprise Cloud Platform Launched

Virtustream Announces xStream

"Through Virtustream's three pillars of service excellence - Professional Services, Cloud Services and Managed Services - xStream is bookended by deeply experienced transformation services and the operating skills to sustain it," said Kevin Reid, CEO at Virtustream (pictured), as his company today announced what they claim is the first truly hybrid enterprise cloud platform "that delivers cost and resource savings through flexible internal (private) and external (off-premise) cloud environments."

Industry commentators sich as Dan Kusnetzky, VP of Research Operations at The 451 Group concurred:

"Cloud computing, as with other platforms for an organization's work, produces the highest levels of success when based upon a clear understanding of that organization's strategic requirements, their enterprise IT architecture and a robust understanding of the technology and best practices of both cloud computing and virtualization. This level of planning and experience is really needed if the organization hopes to be able to realize the full promise of both virtualization and cloud computing."

xStream is based, says the company, on Virtustream's track record of nearly a decade of providing virtualization solutions, and it serves as the foundation for additional offerings including professional services and managed services.

Virtustream's xStream platform offers a number of additional differentiating features that deliver benefits and efficiencies to enterprise IT, including:

  • Better resource utilization due to aggregate workload focus
  • Award winning transformation and on-boarding toolkit
  • Vendor agnostic approach to leverage best-of-breed hardware and software

xStream is available immediately and is priced on a subscription basis by contacting Virtustream.

More Stories By Liz McMillan

News Desk compiles and publishes breaking news stories, press releases and latest news articles as they happen.

Comments (0)

Share your thoughts on this story.

Add your comment
You must be signed in to add a comment. Sign-in | Register

In accordance with our Comment Policy, we encourage comments that are on topic, relevant and to-the-point. We will remove comments that include profanity, personal attacks, racial slurs, threats of violence, or other inappropriate material that violates our Terms and Conditions, and will block users who make repeated violations. We ask all readers to expect diversity of opinion and to treat one another with dignity and respect.