Cisco Accelerates Multicloud Journey with HyperFlex Platform Innovations
Adds support for containers and Microsoft Hyper-V, integrates multicloud services
SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cisco today announced platform innovations for Cisco® HyperFlex(TM) with the 3.0 software release that delivers performance and simplicity for any application, on any cloud, at any scale. Enhancements include support for Microsoft Hyper-V, stretch clusters, containers, and new multicloud services that enable applications to be deployed, monitored and managed in any cloud. The result is a platform that uniquely enables development and deployment of both traditional and cloud-native applications on a common hyperconverged platform.
Cisco HyperFlex: The Power to Simplify More
Other hyperconverged solutions neglect the crucial roles that networking and distributed file systems play in the performance and scaling of clustered servers. Cisco redefined hyperconvergence with a complete end-to-end approach that engineers high performance server and networking technology, with a purpose-built filesystem. The result is industry leading performance that enables customers to efficiently support a broader array of applications, including databases and mission critical ERP workloads.
"HyperFlex's approach enables high performance of Microsoft SQL and Oracle databases and critical applications with faster delivery of the environment, lower costs, and more effective management," said Edivaldo Rocha, CEO, CorpFlex.
The latest release of HyperFlex builds on this superior architecture and expands the opportunity for customers to simplify more. "Customers tell us they need operational simplicity, effortless scalability, and the ability to serve the unique needs of each of their applications," said Liz Centoni, senior vice president and general manager of Cisco's Computing Systems Product Group. "The new HyperFlex platform underscores our commitment to continuously simplify and improve data center operations and help organizations thrive in a multicloud world."
Run Any Application
The HyperFlex 3.0 software release delivers significant advancements for mission critical and cloud-native workloads:
- Multi-hypervisor Support. In addition to VMware ESXi, HyperFlex adds hypervisor support for Microsoft Hyper-V.
- Container Support. Data platform enhancements include a FlexVolume driver to enable persistent storage for Kubernetes managed containers, enabling development and deployment of cloud-native applications on HyperFlex.
- Enterprise Application Validations. HyperFlex is ready for a wide range of workloads with workload profiling and sizing tools available to support application migration projects. In addition to design and deployment guides for Virtual Server Infrastructure (VSI) and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) , Cisco design guides are now available for mission critical databases, analytics and ERP applications - including Oracle, SQL, SAP, Microsoft Exchange, and Splunk.
On Any Cloud
Organizations today require workload mobility and application monitoring across public and private clouds. HyperFlex is the platform for the multicloud era featuring new service integrations with Cisco's multicloud software portfolio:
- Application Performance Monitoring. AppDynamics with HyperFlex enables performance monitoring of hybrid applications running on HyperFlex and across multiple clouds.
- Application Placement. Cisco Workload Optimization Manager (CWOM) for HyperFlex assists customers with automated analysis and workload placement.
- Cloud Management. Introduced last year, CloudCenter for HyperFlex enables workload lifecycle management across one to many private and public clouds.
- Private Cloud. CloudCenter for HyperFlex simplifies the deployment and management of VM's, containers and applications, making it easy for developers and administrators to consume private clouds.
At Any Scale
Only Cisco enables customers to power rapidly growing workloads with comprehensive resiliency while enjoying the global reach of cloud-based systems management.
- Greater Scalability and Resiliency On-prem. Supporting customers with higher virtual machine density, HyperFlex clusters now scale to 64 nodes with added resiliency through fully-automated availability zones.
- Stretch Clusters Across Datacenters. To meet data protection and high availability requirements, HyperFlex can now be configured into stretch clusters for campus and metro mission critical availability.
- Cloud-based Management Across Datacenters. Cisco Intersight now supports HyperFlex Cloud Deployment, extending simplified deployment and management to any remote location.
Applications are at the heart of digital transformation. The changing application landscape demands support for both traditional, monolithic workloads as well as distributed microservices architectures. In addition, the ability to enable a multicloud operating environment is quickly becoming a data center requirement. According to IDC's July 2017 CloudView Survey, 85 percent of respondents are evaluating or using public cloud, while among current cloud users 87 percent have taken steps towards a hybrid cloud strategy and 94 percent plan to use multiple clouds.
Organizations are rapidly adopting hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) to help simplify their environments. HCI is one of the fastest growing segments in the data center space with a 5-year CAGR (2016-2021) of 30.2 percent (Source: IDC Worldwide Quarterly Converged Systems Forecast Tracker, 3CQ17). Cisco HyperFlex is being adopted as the platform of choice for enterprise IT, accelerating this market transition with more than 2000 customers globally.
- Join us on February 28th for a deep dive into HyperFlex 3.0 with TechWise TV - Accelerating Multicloud IT with the New Cisco HyperFlex. Register Today!
- Read Kaustubh Das 's blog - HyperFlex 3.0: Platform for the Multicloud Era
- Going to Cisco Live Barcelona? Get the new details on HyperFlex there.
- Experience HyperFlex 3.0. Watch here!
- Learn more about Cisco HyperFlex at www.cisco.com/go/hyperflex
About Cisco HyperFlex Systems(TM)
Cisco HyperFlex Systems delivers complete hyperconvergence, combining compute, storage, and networking resources into a simplified, easy-to-use platform. The HyperFlex data platform engineered with Cisco Unified Computing System(TM) (Cisco UCS®) delivers a dynamic data fabric(TM) with the industry-leading performance customers need to simplify more applications in their data centers. Cisco HyperFlex Systems deliver the agility, scalability, and pay-as-you-grow economics of the cloud, but with the benefits of on-premises infrastructure. Cisco HyperFlex. Simplify more.
Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) is the worldwide technology leader that has been making the Internet work since 1984. Our people, products, and partners help society securely connect and seize tomorrow's digital opportunity today. Discover more at thenetwork.cisco.com and follow us on Twitter at @Cisco.
Cisco and the Cisco logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Cisco and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries. A listing of Cisco's trademarks can be found at www.cisco.com/go/trademarks. Third-party trademarks mentioned are the property of their respective owners. The use of the word partner does not imply a partnership relationship between Cisco and any other company.
Photos accompanying this announcement are available at
The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: Cisco via Globenewswire
Om Nasdaq GlobeNewswire
One Liberty Plaza - 165 Broadway
NY 10006 New York
+1 212 401 8700http://www.nasdaqomx.com
NASDAQ (NASDAQ: NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents.
Følg saker fra Nasdaq GlobeNewswire
Registrer deg med din epostadresse under for å få de nyeste sakene fra Nasdaq GlobeNewswire på epost fortløpende. Du kan melde deg av når som helst.
Siste saker fra Nasdaq GlobeNewswire
Mitratech’s DataStore Helps Financial Services Clients Across the Globe Meet Regulatory Requirements, Reduce Risk and Improve Efficiency12.11.2018 14:01 | Pressemelding
Major DataStore Update Includes New Reporting Resulting in Greater Visibility and Informed Decision Making AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To continue to meet growing risk and compliance demands, Mitratech DataStore Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solution now offers advanced reporting capabilities to help financial services reduce risk and improve efficiency across the enterprise. With this new release, Mitratech customers and partners can leverage advanced reporting capabilities that include: Inventory management Workflow management Audit management Performance management “DataStore continues to expand globally. As the only ECM solution dedicated to financial services, we continue to develop our product to meet the unique needs of our clients,” said Jason Cropper, Mitratech Global Head of Product Marketing - GRC. “Compliance and efficiency are pretty much top of mind across the board, and with the enhanced reporting capabilities this release provides, our clients
Starry Leverages Quantenna’s 8x8 MIMO Capabilities to Bring Ultrafast 5G Fixed Wireless Access to Consumers12.11.2018 14:00 | Pressemelding
SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quantenna Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ : QTNA) and Starry are joining forces to deliver pioneering gigabit Wi-Fi solutions in millimeter wave bands, leveraging Quantenna’s advanced 8x8 MIMO capabilities and Starry’s smart antenna RF technology. The integration of Quantenna 802.11ac and 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) chipsets in Starry’s base station technology, Starry Beam, provides end users with ultrafast speeds, increased bandwidth capacity, reliable connections and extended range. Starry first launched its pre-standard 5G, point-to-multipoint fixed wireless technology in 2016 in Boston; with Quantenna, Starry will continue to expand its network footprint to cities across the country, including Los Angeles, Washington, DC and New York City. Quantenna QSR10GU and QSR10GU-AX solutions support up to 10Gbps speed, 8x8 MIMO and advanced multi-user MIMO, delivering the maximum capacity within the minimum utilized spectrum, resulting in superior perf
Bombardier-Alstom consortium to supply 153 additional AZUR metro cars for Montréal12.11.2018 13:48 | Pressemelding
Order valued at approximately $448 million CDN With 60% Canadian content, contract will leverage a network of several hundred suppliers across Québec BERLIN, Nov. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Note to editors: To view the photo associated with this press release, please visit the following link: http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/a083fc50-492b-4958-8e12-e4f8f1a596d1 The consortium comprising Bombardier Transportation and Alstom has signed an amendment to the initial acquisition contract of October 2010, concluded with Société de transport de Montréal (STM), for the supply of an additional 153 metro cars (17 nine-car trainsets). These cars will move more riders each day with greater reliability and comfort. The value of this new order is approximately $448 million CDN ($340 million US, 299 million euro). Bombardier's share is valued at $281 million CDN ($213 million US, 188 million euro), and Alstom's share is valued at $167 million CDN ($127 million US, 112 million euro)
Standard Lithium Signs Joint Venture Term Sheet With Global Specialty Chemical Company LANXESS12.11.2018 12:30 | Pressemelding
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Standard Lithium Ltd. (“Standard Lithium” or the “Company”) (TSXV: SLL) (OTC-NASDAQ INTL DESIGNATION: STLHF) (FRA: S5L), announces that it has signed a term sheet (the “Term Sheet”) with global specialty chemical company LANXESS Corporation (“LANXESS”) for a contemplated joint venture in the commercial production of battery grade lithium from brine extracted from the Smackover Formation in South Arkansas. Standard Lithium is working with LANXESS in a phased approach as per terms of a binding memorandum of understanding, to develop commercial opportunities related to the production, marketing and sale of battery grade lithium products extracted from brine produced from the Smackover Formation. Under the proposed terms of the joint venture, LANXESS would contribute lithium extraction rights and grant access to its existing infrastructure to the joint venture, and Standard Lithium would contribute existing rights and leases he
Media Alert: Fifteenth World Robot Olympiad Finals Set in Thailand12.11.2018 11:00 | Pressemelding
Surprise Rules & Automation Will Challenge Young Competitors to Solve Real Problems at Popular Annual Event SUNNYVALE, Calif. and BILLUND, Denmark, Nov. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The World Robot Olympiad™ Association plus joint sponsors LEGO® Education and Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), an industry leader in automated, scalable and secure networks, today announced this year’s global finals are due to take place starting this Friday, November 16, in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Four-hundred and eighty-four teams, comprising over 1,200 individuals from 63 different countries, are due to participate across eight age- and task-based categories. The teams will demonstrate their ability to problem-solve and innovate using LEGO-based robots they have designed, built and programmed themselves. This year’s event has a theme of ‘Food Matters’, around which some of the competitive challenges are based. The challenges are known in advance so the teams can prepare their approach, but they must also dea
Mash Group Plc Reports Interim Unaudited Q3 Financials, ended 30th September 201812.11.2018 10:17 | Pressemelding
Record revenue for the first nine months of 2018, up 167% from Q1-Q3/17. EBIT grew by 186% to EUR 9.5 million and lending volume grew by 161% for the same period. Revenue growing faster than lending volumes in the third quarter and strong growth expected to continue in Q4 2018, according to CEO Hickson. The first nine months of 2018 showed record growth in revenue, EBIT, lending volume and loan book as Mash continues to execute its growth plan. Strategic Highlights Mash announces launch of EUR 50 million equity issue as well as Europe’s first regulated digital share issue. Mash pay later services were launched in Sweden with partner Verifone. Mash develops partnership with Nets for ecommerce and point of sale, a leading payment services operator in the Nordic market. Operational Highlights The number of new customers grew by 229% Q1-Q3/18 compared to Q1-Q3/17. Registered merchants for Mash’s pay later point of sale solution grew 1054% year to date. The Mash Net Promoter Score reached 8
I vårt presserom finner du alle våre siste saker, kontaktpersoner, bilder, dokumenter og annen relevant informasjon om oss.Besøk vårt presserom