Following Extensive Testing and Global Deployment, the New Paradigm for Cloud Computing Comes to Cloud Connect Chicago
Chicago, IL – September 11, 2012 – Cyber Innovation Labs, LLC (CIL), a premier enterprise-class managed Infrastructure-as-a-Service provider, and NEC Corporation of America (NEC), unveil a paradigm shift for Cloud computing at the Cloud Connect Conference and Expo in Chicago September 10-13. This announcement comes after nine months of rigorous infrastructure testing and multiple successful full-scale global deployments of the Cloud in a Vault solution, the first holistic Infrastructure-as-a-Service solution for major enterprises.
Cloud in a Vault is a proven, comprehensive Cloud data management and networking solution that is already successfully deployed across major enterprise networks. It is a next- generation, on-demand infrastructure solution that transforms the modern-day data center into a 100% dedicated, ultra-secure and compliant Cloud as a Service platform. The solution allows companies to deploy an OpEx model-based infrastructure that is completely self-contained and scalable, offering the first retractable “cloud on wheels” service guarantee.
This breakthrough in cloud computing leverages Cyber Innovation Lab’s own 2N Tier 3+ SSAE 16 certified data center facilities, NEC’s proven Software Defined Networking (SDN) product family, the award-winning ProgrammableFlow® networking and Nblock™ infrastructure, plus Halock Security Labs’ innovative security solutions. NEC’s ProgrammableFlow network suite was the first commercially available SDN solution to leverage the OpenFlow protocol enabling complete network virtualization, allowing customers to easily deploy, control, monitor, and manage a multi-tenant network infrastructure. Nblock is a comprehensive, full-suite IT and networking platform solution that provides integrated infrastructure.
“Cloud in a Vault delivers the first completely supported and transportable solution all-inclusive of the data center infrastructure to the hardware, software and applications that run through it,” adds Mike Mitsch, VP Enterprise Technology Unit / IT Group for NEC Corporation of America. “NEC’s proven and flexible Nblock technology stack incorporates industry standard, OpenFlow-based SDN technology, coupled with Cyber Innovation Lab’s ultra-reliable data center facilities and Halock’s security solutions. As a result, Cloud in a Vault meets the demands of the most discerning companies in the financial, healthcare, legal, government and educational verticals – and beyond.”
“There hasn’t been one solution that can meet the holistic needs of today’s enterprise marketplace through one provider – until today,” comments Jack Pressman, Managing Director of Cyber Innovation Labs, LLC. “Cloud in a Vault is a proven solution that has already been successfully deployed across several organizations within the financial, healthcare and legal verticals. Its capabilities are highly flexible and attractive to any enterprise that values security, scalability, reliability and control.”
About Cyber Innovation Labs
Cyber Innovation Labs (CIL) is a leading provider of innovative Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions. With extremely scalable, high-efficiency and SSAE 16 certified data center facilities, Cyber Innovation Labs delivers 2N Tier-3+ availability, with uncompromising security, reliability and control. Founded and led by telecom veteran and current CEO of Cyber Development Group International (CDGI) Jack Pressman, Cyber Innovation Labs leverages best-of-breed data center practices coupled with leading technology solutions and global partners to deliver highly secure, customized and scalable IT infrastructure as well as fully managed private cloud services capable of supporting the most discerning enterprises. For more information, visit http://cyberinnovationlabs.com.
About NEC Corporation of America
Headquartered in Irving, Texas, NEC Corporation of America is a leading provider of innovative IT, biometrics, network, and communications products and solutions for service carriers, Fortune 1000 and SMB businesses across multiple vertical industries, including Healthcare, Government, Education and Hospitality. NEC Corporation of America delivers one of the industry’s broadest portfolios of technology solutions and professional services, including unified communications, wireless, voice and data, managed services, server and storage infrastructure, optical network systems, microwave radio communications and biometric security. NEC Corporation of America is a wholly-owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, a global technology leader with a presence in over 44 countries and more than $37 billion in revenues. For more information, please visit www.necam.com.
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