Technical specifications – Private Cloud

The Private Cloud solution differs from the Public Cloud (Server Pro) service in that you can purchase part of our infrastructure specifying all the values of your resources, and manage them using the VMware Cloud Director software.

Virtualization

The Private Cloud virtualization infrastructure is based on  VMware Cloud Director and on VMware vSphere. VMware Cloud Director is integrated with the network virtualization platform for the Software-Defined Data Center VMware NSX.

Private Cloud requires 3 simple steps to create your own management system:

1. Choose your Private Cloud resources

2. Create your infrastructure with VMware Cloud Director

3. Manage your private infrastructure with VMware Cloud Director

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Provisioning and managing your own Private Cloud infrastructure is just as simple and fast with VMware Cloud Director, which lets you adapt the infrastructure to the speed of your business.
With VMware Cloud Director you will be able to manage your Private Cloud infrastructure in minutes, as though it were your very own virtual data center.

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Resource management

VMware Cloud Director applies all the principles of pooling, abstraction and automation, offering you comprehensive management of your Private Cloud resources.

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Greater efficiency

VMware Cloud Director lets you improve efficiency by calibrating every single resource for each virtual server, optimizing the costs of your IT infrastructure.

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Dedicated networks

With VMware Cloud Director you can create and manage dedicated or shared private or public networks. You can also manage multiple network levels, such as, create DMZs.

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DC Extension

VMware Cloud Director lets you create VMware Data Center Extensions and interface your Private Cloud with private or public infrastructures.

Differences between Private Cloud and Cloud Pro

  Private Cloud Cloud Pro
Minimum duration Monthly Hourly
Payment Monthly Hourly
ACTIVACTION    
Provisioning Manual within 24 hrs Automatic
De-provisioning Manual within 24 hrs Automatic
PERFORMANCE    
Guaranteed performances    
SLA 99.95% 99.95%
COMPUTATIONAL RESOURCES    
Max vCPU per VM 32 (100% guaranteed) 8 (50% guaranteed)
Max RAM per VM 256 GB 32 GB
Max Disk space per VM Unlimited 500 GB x 4HD
Type of Storage SAN + SSD + SATA SAN + SSD
Storage profiles    
Redundant hardware    
Replicated storage On the same data center or secondary data center 3 In the same DC
Import/Export Disk    
Archive    
Choice of vCPU/RAM/HD Free choice 1 Free choice
UPGRADE/DOWNGRADE    
Upgrade    
Downgrade    
HYPERVISOR/TEMPLATES/OS    
Hypervisor VMware VMware, Hyper-V
Hyper-V    
VMware Enterprise    
VMware Enterprise Plus    
Templates/OS Dedicated 49
Custom templates    
LICENSES    
Data center Extension    
Included licenses   Windows Datacenter
Managed licenses All MS SQL Web/Standard
Plesk licenses Available for purchase Free for 10 domains
NETWORK RESOURCES    
VMware NSX    
Included Public IPs 4 1
Additional Public IPs On request Up to 5
DDoS protection    
Network adapters 10 3
Private network    
Traffic (In/Out) Unlimited Unlimited
Included Firewall    
Load Balancers    
Unified Storage    
ADDITIONAL SERVICES    
Custom products On Hybrid and Native Only on Hybrid
Uptime monitoring Available for purchase 1 free check
Usage monitoring Available for purchase  
SnapShot    
Scheduled Tasks 2    
Disaster Recovery DRaaS - Zerto Self or assisted
implementation
Bare Metal Backup BaaS - Veeam Self or assisted
implementation
CUSTOMER CARE    
Consultation Requests    
Guaranteed support    
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1 Minimum RAM/vCPU: 1.5/1.

2 "Changing computational resources" not available for Cloud Server Smart.

3 Replication on secondary data centers only applies for Private Cloud on data center IT1.

Operating systems and applications

Lots of preconfigured templates available, including:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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