An introduction to server provisioning with CloudInit

This month we announced a very exciting partnership with Canonical, the makers of Ubuntu. One key element in this partnership is the introduction of full CloudInit support between the CloudSigma cloud and Ubuntu. An introduction to CloudInit If you’re not familiar with CloudInit, it is the industry standard for bootstrapping cloud servers. Using a simple DSL, it is possible to …

Zadara Storage and CloudSigma Help European Space Agency Keep Aviation Safe

On-Demand Enterprise Storage Enables Agency to Analyze Critical Satellite Data and Avoid Disasters Frankfurt, Germany – 28 October 2014 – Zadara™ Storage the provider of enterprise-class storage-as-a-service (STaaS), and CloudSigma, a public cloud IaaS provider with advanced hybrid hosting solutions, today announced that the European Space Agency (ESA) is leveraging the Zadara Virtual Private Storage Array™ (VPSA™) service in the …

CloudSigma partners with Canonical to become an Ubuntu CPC

We’re excited to announce that as of today, CloudSigma is an Ubuntu Certified Cloud Provider. This partnership means that we will be working closely with Canonical (the makers of Ubuntu), ensuring that Ubuntu runs flawlessly on our cloud. This also means that we will be part of Ubuntu’s ecosystem, which includes exciting projects such as JuJu for deploying applications into …

Successful end to the first year of CloudSME

Introduction Small-to-medium sized manufacturing and engineering enterprises considering product development or process optimisation simulation find it prohibitively expensive to access such products and services, often requiring a considerable commitment of time alongside a high financial barrier to entry. The use of simulation requires expertise, infrastructure procurement and ongoing maintenance costs, not to mention software licensing and consultancy fees which often …