As a trusted advisor since 2003, we provide perspective and apply best practices to multi-vendor environments. We are proud to partner with the following leading-edge suppliers and support the continuous cycle of technology transformations.
Cisco helps ensure seamless connectivity from the network core to the end-user device, and delivers best-of-breed solutions for communications and collaboration, mobility and data center infrastructure. Cisco is a worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the previously unconnected.
More than two decades ago, Red Hat had a spark of an idea—a vision for developing better software. Then and now, collaboration with an ecosystem of IT leaders, open source advocates, developers, and partners creates the perfect foundation for the future of IT—Red Hat® Enterprise Linux®. But that was just the beginning. Today, Red Hat is at the forefront of open source software development for enterprise IT, with a broad portfolio of products and services for commercial markets.
Docker provides a completely open platform for developing distributed applications. Customers turn to Docker to build, run, and deploy, portable cloud ready applications.
Hitachi provides IT services that address customers’ diverse needs throughout the entire lifecycle of systems ranging from consulting to system integration, operation, maintenance and support. These solutions and products fuse Hitachi’s extensive expertise in a diverse range of business fields including financial services that leverage advanced information technology. Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) helps organizations transform raw data into valuable information by making data more accessible and simpler to manage. As the leader in storage virtualization, only HDS offers a common, virtualized platform for all data and information.
NetApp creates innovative products – storage systems and software that help customers around the world store, manage, protect, and retain one of their most precious corporate assets: their data. NetApp makes IT agility a reality through a data storage infrastructure that features embedded data security and integrated data protection, along with seamless scalability, automated provisioning and unified management.
NetApp’s full product line: Enterprise storage, Flash Storage, Unified storage, Data ONTAP Storage Platform OS, Storage security systems.
Storage management NetApp creates innovative storage and data management solutions that accelerate business breakthroughs and deliver outstanding cost efficiency.
Established in 1985, Microsoft Canada Inc. is the Canadian subsidiary of Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT”), the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft software helps businesses and consumers to reach their full potential, however they define it. Woven throughout daily life, whether it be work or play, Microsoft technologies flourish when they get into the hands of millions of Canadian partners and customers enabling innovation often in new ways.
Oracle is shifting the complexity from IT, moving it out of the enterprise by engineering hardware and software to work together—in the cloud and in the data center. By eliminating complexity and simplifying IT, Oracle enables its customers to accelerate innovation and create added value for their customers.
VMware is the leading provider of virtualization technologies for data centers, applications and desktops. VMware’s solutions are proven to support the most demanding server workloads and resource-intensive environments, and deliver breakthrough performance for enterprise applications.
Turbonomic enables your team to run faster, build quicker and plan smarter with one platform. The software continuously analyzes real-time workload demand and matches it to compute, storage and network resources in a virtualized, private or public cloud environment. With real-time control you’ll assure application quality of service and effectively scale on any cloud.
The exponential growth of data and the resources needed to manage it is one of the most pressing issues facing business today. And it’s not just the amount of data. It’s where it lives and how it travels between private clouds, public clouds and back to on premises. In these increasingly complex IT environments, it’s important to focus on what’s constant: the data.
Every one of our information management solutions – from business continuity to back up and recovery to software defined storage and information governance – is designed around the principle that information is more important than infrastructure. Veritas has the privilege to help the world’s organizations – including 86% of the global Fortune 500 – collect, protect, analyze and optimize their data, even in the most demanding environments.
Nimble Storage is a flash storage solutions company based in San Jose, California founded in early 2008. Nimble Storage produces hardware and software products for data storage, specifically a data storage array that uses the iSCSI protocol and includes data backup features. Nimble Storage mission is to give their customers the industry’s most efficient flash storage platform. This mission captures the essence of what they set out to do — transform the world of storage.
Ken Rugg and Amrith Kumar founded Tesora with a vision of radically simplifying how databases are provisioned and managed. They began by assembling an experienced team, with some of the brightest database professionals they could find. The Tesora team now includes experts with decades of experience at companies including Progress Software, Netezza, Object Design and Dataupia.
In 2013 Rugg and Kumar identified an emerging opportunity in the OpenStack community. The Trove project had just come out of incubation, and presented an opportunity for an open database as a service platform. Three major OpenStack releases later, Tesora is now making this a reality.
Today, Tesora is the top contributor to the OpenStack Trove project and a leading voice in the database as a service world. Tesora’s enterprise-hardened version of OpenStack Trove adds the scalability, security, and availability capabilities that enterprises and cloud service providers need.
With Tesora’s Database as a Service Platform, OpenStack administrators can move beyond compute and storage to offer their end users an on-demand, managed service for a wide range of popular databases.
Dell’s enterprise product line includes servers, storage, networking, management software and security solutions, covering the gamut of today’s business-enabling technologies:
- Converged infrastructure
- Software-defined networking
- Storage and data protection
- Cloud computing
By choosing Dell, customers gain an end-to-end solution with a single point of contact and reduced total cost of ownership.
HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. The world’s largest technology company, HP brings together a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure to solve customer problems.
Puppet is driving the movement to a world of unconstrained software change. Its revolutionary platform is the industry standard for automating the delivery and operation of the software that powers everything around us. More than 31,000 companies — including more than two thirds of the Fortune 100 — use Puppet’s open source and commercial solutions to adopt DevOps practices, achieve situation awareness and drive software change with confidence. Based in Portland, Oregon, Puppet is a privately held company with more than 400 employees around the world.
Hortonworks is the leader in accelerating business transformations with Open Enterprise Hadoop by developing, distributing and supporting an enterprise-scale data platform built entirely on open source technology including Apache™ Hadoop®. Our team comprises the largest contingent of builders and architects within the Hadoop ecosystem who represent and lead the broader enterprise requirements within these communities. The Hortonworks Data Platform provides an open platform that deeply integrates with existing IT investments and upon which enterprises can build and deploy Hadoop-based applications. Hortonworks has deep relationships with the key strategic data center partners that enable our customers to unlock the broadest opportunities from Hadoop.
For more information, visit www.hortonworks.com
Brocade is an industry leader in providing comprehensive network solutions that facilitate strategic business objectives, such as consolidations, network convergence, virtualization and cloud computing. Today, Brocade solutions are used in more than 90 percent of Global 1000 data centers, as well as in enterprise LANs and the largest service provider networks.
ProServeIT is a top rated professional services organization focused heavily on Cloud and Microsoft services. We specialize in delivering complex migration/integration projects, managed services, and portals/collaboration services around Sharepoint, Sitecore and CRM. ProServeIT earned the Microsoft Partner of the year award.
INFINIDAT was founded in 2011 and is focused on solving the problems storage buyers face when they are forced to choose between cost, capacity, functionality, reliability and performance. INFINIDAT enables you to have it all – today, and at a price you can afford.
IBM is an innovation company that pursues continuous transformation—always remixing to higher value in our offerings and skills, in our operations and management practices, and in the transformational capabilities we deliver to our clients.
Veeam® provides Availability for the Modern Data Center™ by leveraging virtualization, storage, and cloud technologies to deliver recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for all data and applications. Veeam’s solutions enable the Always-On Business™ with high-speed recovery, data loss avoidance, verified protection, leveraged data and complete visibility. Veeam Backup & Replication™ leverages technologies that enable the modern data center, including VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, NetApp storage, and HP 3PAR StoreServ and StoreVirtual Storage, to help organizations meet RTPOs, save time, mitigate risks, and dramatically reduce capital and operational costs.
Founded in 2006, Veeam currently has 25,000 ProPartners and more than 111,500 customers worldwide. Veeam’s global headquarters are located in Baar, Switzerland, and the company has offices throughout the world. To learn more, visit http://www.veeam.com.
EnterpriseDB is the leading worldwide provider of Postgres software and services that enable enterprises to reduce their reliance on costly proprietary solutions and slash their database spend by 80 percent or more. With powerful performance and security enhancements for PostgreSQL, sophisticated management tools for global deployments and database compatibility, EnterpriseDB software supports both mission and non-mission critical enterprise applications. More than 2,500 enterprises, governments and other organizations worldwide use EnterpriseDB software, support, training and professional services to integrate open source software into their existing data infrastructures.
LINBIT develops server mirroring technology to ensure 100% data protection and 99.999% up-time on Enterprise systems. Utilizing your existing Linux infrastructure, LINBIT’s software is flexible enough to work with every application, database, filesystem, and virtualization platform. LINBIT’s mission is to prevent downtime by protecting your company from both hardware failure and local outages.
By offering the best of traditional databases as well as the flexibility, scale and performance today’s applications require, we let innovators deploy applications as big as they can possibly dream. From startups to enterprises, for the modern and the mission-critical, MongoDB is the database for giant ideas. For more information, visit www.mongodb.com.
The Fujitsu M10 servers are an innovative collaboration between Oracle and Fujitsu to produce the most flexible and powerful Oracle database and application servers in existence. Combining the software expertise of Oracle developers with the hardware expertise of Fujitsu engineers to create the Software on Chip (SWoC) hardware-based accelerators, the Fujitsu M10 product line will provide huge gains in performance over existing SPARC and competitive architectures while hosting Oracle software. Incorporating trickle-down technology from the world-class Fujitsu supercomputers, the Fujitsu M10 servers provide the industry with high scalability and performance.
LANDESK, the global authority on user-centered IT, enables users to be their most productive while helping IT embrace the speed of change. Through the integration and automation of IT systems management, endpoint security management, service management, IT asset management, and mobile device management, LANDESK empowers IT to balance rapidly evolving user requirements with the need to secure critical assets and data. With offices located across the globe, LANDESK is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. For more information, visit www.landesk.com.
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