UC4 today announced a collaboration with Red Hat to provide enhanced, enterprise ready, open virtualization and cloud solutions with predictive automated provisioning capabilities. The technologies will be lower costs with lower manual effort.
As business move toward more dynamic cloud infrastructures, automation within one solution becomes invaluable. Open virtualization solutions could be the key to widespread adoption of the cloud since they allow greater efficiency and lower cost.
UC4’s multitenant, scalable, enterprise automation technology along with Red Hat’s open source solutions will provide the flexibility to manage virtual resource requirements as well as private and public cloud infrastructures with built-in automated provisioning for customers.
“Our collaboration with UC4 is designed to advance various open virtualization and cloud solutions and help them grow in usage,” said Sarangan Rangachari, senior director, cloud business unit at Red Hat. “As virtualization and cloud infrastructures continue to mature,enterprises will look to open solutions as a way to enhance their capabilities in a cost-effective manner.”
“Collaborating with Red Hat, an industry leader in open source virtualization and cloud solutions, allows us to work closely on our advanced enterprise automation technology to help open virtualization and cloud-based solutions take hold,” said Siddharth Mallannagari, senior vice president strategy and corporate development, Alliances at UC4. “Open solutions are an important part of offering customers cost-effective choices for meeting their virtualization and cloud needs while avoiding vendor lock-in with proprietary solutions. This collaboration strengthens UC4’s overall virtualization management offering as we continue our strategy of support for heterogeneous IT environments.”
The recently created Open Virtualization Alliance has spurred collaborative efforts to enhance growing virtualization and cloud infrastructures and provide automation and virtualization to enterprises.