GÉANT and OCRE voucher program

How to Use the OCRE Voucher Code with CloudSigma

About CloudSigma CloudSigma has recently been selected as one of the cloud partners for the initial phase of the OCRE project – the voucher program. For those of you who never heard of us – CloudSigma is one of the most customizable cloud providers on the market. Its focus is on open design and flexibility with regards to computing deployments. …

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An energy service provider requires cloud flexibility and scalability

Customer Profile Energie-Agentur.NRW is a service provider with broad expertise in the field of energy – from energy research, technical development, demonstration, market launch and energy consultancy to continuous vocational training. Many of its activities focus on energy efficiency and climate protection. In times of high energy prices it is more important than ever to forge ahead with the development …

CloudSigma and the OCRE voucher program

CloudSigma selected for the initial voucher program of the OCRE project

The OCRE project The Open Clouds for Research Environments project (OCRE) was launched in 2019. Its aim is to bring together cloud providers, Earth Observation (EO) organizations and the research and education community in order to accelerate cloud adoption. Cloud-based services offer the European research community a wealth of powerful tools. Unfortunately, for many researchers, these are currently out of …

Cloud Backup

CloudSigma How To Series: Cloud Backup Functionality

In this tutorial of CloudSigma How-to Series we will walk you through CloudSigma’s brand new backup functionality. It is available for all customers in one of our European cloud locations. The new feature is based on remote snapshots. This service is an extension to our standard snapshot service however, it allows customers to create point-in-time snapshots as an independent backup in …

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CloudSigma, Virtual Vision and HPE collaborate to launch V2 Public Cloud, the first public cloud offering in Saudi Arabia

Partner Profile Virtual Vision (V2) is a leading-edge provider of innovative IT solutions. The company’s primary focus is business technologies which are IT products and solutions that meet customers’ business needs. V2’s goal is to tackle IT costs and help clients reduce them with its portfolio of products and solutions. Virtual Vision believes that its value lies in the adoption …

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New Data Centre Trends & the Cloud-as-a-Service Solution

Growing threats to security, new data protection regulations, and unexpected disruptions have increased businesses’ demands for reliable infrastructure. As a result, the adoption of cloud has grown. It offers competitive advantages such as cost savings, business efficiencies, unprecedented security and high availability options. Gartner predicts that the global public cloud revenue will grow to $278bn by 2021. This indicates a …

Earth Observation Sofia Hackathon

CloudSigma Sponsors Copernicus Hackathon in Sofia

CloudSigma is excited to sponsor the Copernicus Hackathon Sofia that is going to take place in Sofia, Bulgaria on 19-21 April, 2019. The organisers of the event are the RISK-SPACE-TRANSFER Aerospace Technology Transfer Office (RST-TTO) along with the Center for Excellence “Universities for Science, Informatics and Technologies in e-Society” (UNITe). It is Bulgaria’s first hackathon on the European Earth Observation …

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Find out what specific features are required by teachers looking for cloud services in education

Partner Profile The RESTENA (“Réseau Téléinformatique de l’Education Nationale et de la Recherche”) Foundation operates the National Research and Education Network in Luxembourg. It supports scientific development by providing and maintaining high quality network infrastructure and services for the needs of education and research in Luxembourg. To achieve its mission, a national network infrastructure, the RESTENA network, has been set …

CloudSigma and Apptus Platform

CloudSigma and Apptus Platform partner to offer IT consultancy to APAC clients

This summer CloudSigma has entered into a partnership with Apptus Platform, a software company aimed at expanding the business reach and service capabilities of both companies. Apptus Platform, which operates in New Zealand, Australia and in the Philippines, has recently re-launched its brand and introduced its expanded array of services to the market. Apptus Platform specializes in the provision of …

CloudSigma with HPE Delivers Innovative Cloud Services around the Globe

​CloudSigma entered into an agreement with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) at the beginning of 2017 to enable leading IT service providers, data centers and telecommunication operators around the globe to deliver best-in-class cloud services to end-customers. CloudSigma and HPE’s collaboration offers a unique public cloud platform to IT service providers, data centers and telecommunication operators under the Cloud-as-a-Service model (CaaS). …

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Innovative startups require on-demand scalability at best prices

Customer Profile BEN Energy develops and implements data analytics based software solutions for energy providers to quantify, predict and affect customer behavior. Their solutions are based on their so-called Energy Analytics Platform. It allows utilities to succeed in tomorrow‘s customer-centric energy markets through data-driven decision making. It also utilizes behavioral psychology to make energy efficiency entertaining and simple. The company …

Distributed operating system

Setting up the distributed operating system (DC/OS)

According to dcos.io, DC/OS is a distributed operating system based on the Apache Mesos distributed systems kernel. Having a distributed operating system allows users to enable the management of multiple machines as if they were a single computer. In addition, it automates resource management, schedules process placement, facilitates inter-process communication, and simplifies the installation and management of distributed services. Its …