Radiant Communications Attains VMware vCloud® Powered Validation
VANCOUVER, Dec. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Radiant Communications Corp. ("Radiant") (TSX-V:RCN), a leading provider of managed network and cloud hosting solutions for medium-size enterprises, today announced that its AlwaysThereTM Virtual Data Centre cloud service has achieved VMware vCloud® Powered status, illustrating to customers that the company's cloud services are underpinned by VMware's leading virtualization and cloud computing technology, namely VMware vSphere® and VMware vCloud Director. A member of the VMware Service Provider Program (VSPP), Radiant Communications provides its VMware vCloud Powered service as a set of cloud computing services across a common platform, supporting the largest set of existing applications and offering distinctive application mobility uniquely available from VMware.
"Achieving VMware vCloud® Powered designation highlights the expansion of Radiant's enterprise-class cloud solutions," said Radiant President and CEO Paul Healey. "By partnering with VMware, we continue to expand our cloud infrastructure services providing the security and agility our customers require in their cloud solutions."
"The VMware vCloud® Powered program was developed to enable our service provider partners to differentiate themselves and help them bring their enterprise-class cloud services to market in this competitive landscape," said Michael McDonough, Leader, North America Service Provider Program, VMware. "We look forward to supporting Radiant Communications further as it delivers on the agility and performance customers are looking for in the cloud computing landscape."
Customers of Radiant Communications have the ability to move workloads from their VMware vSphere-based virtualized or private cloud environment to the VMware vCloud Powered service and back again. This application portability is a key differentiator allowing customers to achieve the flexibility and security they need while enabling increased IT agility.
Radiant Communications sought VMware vCloud® Powered validation in order to extend our full suite of IT offerings including enterprise cloud hosting and managed network solutions. As a validated provider, Radiant Communications can now provide users with enhanced responsiveness and agility, and reduced IT costs through increased consolidation, task automation and simplified management. For more information about Radiant Cloud solutions visit, www.radiant.net.
Radiant Communications is a leading provider of managed network and cloud hosting solutions for medium-size enterprises. Leveraging one of the largest Internet footprints across Canada, Radiant offers a comprehensive portfolio of reliable, secure and scalable IT infrastructure services, simplified under a single point of contact. For over 15 years, many of Canada's most recognized brand names have been relying on Radiant to support their mission-critical business operations.
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