OFFSITE CLOUD COMPUTING AND DATA CENTER INNOVATOR UPGRADES PRIVATE CLOUD STORAGE CAPABILITY
Poised To Capitalize on Growth in Cloud Computing Market, OFFSITE implements Pure Storage into Cisco UCS Private Cloud Environment For Mid Market Companies
Kenosha, WI, March 22, 2016 – OFFSITE, an innovative cloud computing and data center hosting company, today announced the implementation of Pure Storage (NYSE: PTSG) FlashArray into its private cloud compute and hosted services offering. This significant infrastructure upgrade is one of many hardware and software enhancements OFFSITE has made to their private cloud hosting environment and is expected to most the performance of customers’ virtual workloads hosted in the OFFSITE data center.
“The decision to invest in Pure Storage for our private cloud environment was an easy one,” indicated Brendan Sullivan, OFFSITE Chief Executive Officer. “Our mid market customers are demanding the power and performance of enterprise IT solutions and Pure Storage delivers this in our Cisco UCS, FlashStack hosted environment. IaaS will continue to be a compelling alternative for companies and organizations seeking the best performance in a manner that also lowers the CAPEX burden most companies have historically faced. We expect that the private cloud infrastructure upgrade with Pure Storage will allow us to continue to capture share in the private cloud space and assist us in achieving our growth objectives from these data center solutions.”
OFFSITE has been an innovator in the data center space since 2001, offering custom solutions and dedicated private suites for colocation, production and disaster recovery (DR) to mid market companies and organizations. Since 2011, OFFSITE has been enhancing their data center services offering to include enhanced carrier density, network operations center (NOC) services and private cloud computing solutions.
When asked about the performance improvement of this infrastructure upgrade, OFFSITE Chief Technology Officer, Anthony Portee commented, “Bottom line is it’s faster.” Portee added, “We have implemented customer environments into our private cloud using Pure Storage as well as leveraging it for our own internal workloads. It performs in a manner that feels like there are infinite IOPs for an application. Ultimately private cloud computing is about throughput. Private cloud compute can feature tasks that are complicated or inhibited all together. If the storage is under performing storage, this can be a death nail to workloads and Pure Storage helps eliminate these challenges for our customers.”
Pure Storage leverages flash storage solutions based on NAND memory, as the core technology in their systems. Its all-flash array (AFA) provides performance improvements for demanding workloads, improving virtual desktop (VDI) environments and driving up performance for legacy applications or under performing database workloads. Pure Storage technology is delivering the ability for companies to improve IT delivery and respond to the demands of the rise of cloud computing.
OFFSITE redefines the data center experience for mid-tier IT organizations with its high performing environment for managing data operations that includes safe and secure facilities, a powerful infrastructure, industry leading technology, strategic processes, comprehensive services and data solutions expertise. Operating since 2001, OFFSITE offers private cloud services, IaaS, custom, dedicated and shared colocation services, disaster recovery services, network operations center (NOC) services, and hosted and managed solutions. OFFSITE’s spacious facilities and customized services enable mid-market businesses to solve their IT challenges and discover new managed services, hosting and private cloud computing solutions. OFFSITE is a privately held company headquartered at its own 50,000 square foot facilities in Southeastern WI with redundant data center operations in Chicago, Illinois. For additional information about OFFSITE, call 262-564-6400, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit http://www.off-site.com