CloudSigma Launches First SSD Storage Product in Public Cloud IaaS

CloudSigma’s SSD Storage Eliminates I/O Bottlenecks and Allows for Higher Performance in Multi-Tenant, Public Cloud Environments CLOUD COMPUTING EXPO WEST, SANTA CLARA, Calif. – November 8, 2011 CloudSigma, the international, pure-play cloud server and virtual data center provider, today launched the industry’s first solid-state drive (SSD) storage solution for a public cloud IaaS environment at the 2011 Cloud Computing Expo. …

Why? Solaris Support Added

Greek philosopher Heraclitus is accredited with saying, “The only constant is change.” But, what if you don’t want to change? What then? Many public cloud providers may follow Heraclitus’ philosophy as they impose restrictions on software and operating system deployments in their cloud infrastructure, forcing companies to change, but this is not CloudSigma’s strategy. Why should enterprises have to change …

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CloudSigma First to Add Support for Oracle Solaris 

Follows CloudSigma’s Open Cloud Approach, Giving Customers Unprecedented Flexibility and Control of their Virtual Data Centers in Public Clouds Palo Alto,California- 25th October 2011 CloudSigma, the international, pure-play cloud server and virtual data center provider, today announced the addition of Solaris, Oracle’s enterprise operating system, to its cloud platform, making it the first major public cloud to support Solaris. Solaris …

Neotys Uses CloudSigma to Launch Hundreds of Servers in Under 3 Minutes

Zürich, Thursday 1st September 2011CloudSigma AG, a leading provider of powerful cloud servers is pleased to welcome Neotys, an innovative provider of load testing harnessing the elasticity of public clouds for its customers through its NeoLoad cloud testing solution. Patrick Baillie, CEO of CloudSigma commented ‘I’m delighted to see Neotys really taking advantage of the true scaling capabilities of our …

CloudSigma launches its pure cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) in the US

Palo Alto, Tuesday 27th September 2011 CloudSigma, the only international, pure-play Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider, today announced its launch into the U.S. at the Hosting and Cloud Transformation Summit after repeated requests from European and North American customers and prospects. Unlike current offerings, CloudSigma’s IaaS offering is a flexible, open platform where the customer is given complete control of their software …

Technology Strategy Interview

Technology Strategy interview with our CEO by Techworld

Jan Hedström of Techworld (www.techworld.se) recently interviewed CloudSigma CEO Patrick Baillie about our company’s technology strategy and choices. A full transcript of the interview is included below. You use KVM virtualisation, while some other providers have chosen Xen. What factors were important when you made the decision to use KVM? KVM forms part of the mainstream Linux kernel and for …

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CloudSigma and Standing Cloud Deliver Easy-to-Use Cloud Applications

Customers enjoy the “few clicks” in “Standing Cloud powered by CloudSigma” service; further webinar will provide a guide to usage and benefits. BOULDER, Colorado, US and Zurich, Switzerland, August 29, 2011 Standing Cloud, Inc. (www.standingcloud.com), a leader in the emerging platform-as-a-service (PaaS) marketplace, and CloudSigma (www.cloudsigma.com), a leading provider of cloud servers and infrastructure, have announced a partnership that provides …

CloudSigma joins the Open Virtualisation Alliance (OVA)

Zürich, Friday 15 July 2011CloudSigma AG, the public Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider based in Switzerland, today announced its membership of the Open Virtualisation Alliance (OVA). The OVA aims to further support for open source virtualisation around KVM and foster interoperability between various cloud market participants. Patrick Baillie, CEO commented ‘We’ve always been committed from inception to both the open source software …

CentOS 6.0 Cloud Servers

CentOS 6.0 Cloud Servers with full root access and Free Trial

CentOS 6.0 Cloud Servers available from CloudSigma Zürich, Tuesday, 12 July 2011 CloudSigma AG, is delighted to announce the addition of new CentOS 6 servers to its leading European cloud offering. The new CentOS 6.0 server image can be instantly deployed to any account with full root access. Patrick Baillie, CEO’s comment: ‘Our completely open software layer uniquely allows users …

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Ubuntu 11.04 Cloud Servers with full root access and Free Trial

Ubuntu 11.04 Cloud Servers with full root access and Free Trial Zürich, Tuesday 3 May 2011. CloudSigma is announcing the launch of the latest Ubuntu 11.04 servers for instant deployment. Our customers can now enjoy the new features of Ubuntu’s new release in the form of instantly deployable high performing cloud servers. Patrick Baillie, CEO commented ‘One of the key …

The Cloud and Outages: Five Key Lessons

This week a location for the EC2 product of Amazon Web Services suffered a major extended outage. Predictably there has been a lot of hand wringing, proclamations that the cloud is unreliable etc. Actually this event should focus everyone’s minds on what problems a move to the cloud solves and those that it doesn’t. The cloud does solve many problems …

CloudSigma signs Strategic Blue to Offer Tailored Cloud Billing

CloudSigma signs Strategic Blue to Offer Tailored Cloud Billing Zürich, Thursday 21 April 2011 CloudSigma AG, the public Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider based in Switzerland announces its partnership with Strategic Blue, a specialist cloud brokerage and billing company providing tailored purchasing and payment solutions. Through Strategic Blue, CloudSigma’s customers can gain favourable payment terms and prices designed to reflect their particular …