New Zealand cloud built with vSphere from VMware

By: LocalCloud  05-Apr-2012

All hardware is owned by our company and operated by employees and contractors who have worked with us for many years. We have a long term lease on space in TelstraClear’s Auckland and Hamilton data centres.

VMware vSphere Enterprise Plus platform with virtual machines running Microsoft Windows or Linux. Up to 8 processors, 64GB memory and 2TB disk available per machine.

Private cloud architecture with redundant network core. Ethernet over fibre to customer premises (where available). Multi-homed Internet transit with local peering.

Dedicated security appliance with multiple interface firewall, intrusion prevention, site to site and remote access using IPSEC or OpenVPN protocols.

Flexible backup and replication for each virtual machine, including hourly and daily images. Restoration of complete servers or individual files.

Availability and performance monitoring, with e-mail, txt alerts and escalation. Deep analysis of application performance via web portal.

Optional management features include operating system and application updates, security appliance setup and firewall configuration.

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