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Tech Data Adds 3 Services to Cloud Solution Portfolio
Tech Data has added new offerings to its Avnet Cloud Marketplace. The new disaster recovery-as-a-service, storage-as-a-service, and cost optimization solutions are available to resellers in the U.S. and Canada via the recently acquired Avnet Cloud Marketplace. These suppliers offer game-changing products that will empower partners to quickly onboard new cloud offerings and deliver the solutions customers are demanding.
Tech Data Adds Key Service Providers to its Cloud Portfolio
Tech Data added three new providers to the Avnet Cloud Marketplace, the award-winning one-stop shop for cloud solutions from leading service providers, along with flexible payment models and a powerful cloud management toolset. The new service providers, selected to broaden offerings and help partners in the U.S. and Canada take advantage of growth opportunities in the ever-expanding cloud market.
HotLink recently announced a new partnership with Avnet
Avnet is one of the largest IT distributors in the world. As the only Avnet partner providing native public cloud integration with VMware vCenter management infrastructure, HotLink lets Avnet partners deliver holistic management of hybrid cloud production environments as easily as homogenous, on-premise VMware deployments.
AWS Outage Highlights Value of Multi-Cloud Strategy
If this week's massive AWS cloud outage has you thinking more acutely about multi-cloud strategy, you are likely not alone. The multi-cloud approach has been soaring in popularity. In so doing, organizations can realize a number of advantages. By mixing and matching workloads with the ideal cloud vendor and best price, organizations can maximize the cost, agility and security benefits of cloud computing.
Disaster Recovery as a Service Requirements
In our data protection research, we have discovered that there are quite a number of companies that say they do Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS). Just what is DRaaS? What are the basic requirements? Is using a public cloud better than using hosted DRaaS? Are there any risks? Is DRaaS just a dump-and-go? Is DRaaS just another managed services play? There are many questions - now, let us look at some answers.
HotLink signs on Avnet as first distributor for VMware-focused cloud integration platform
HotLink has announced a distribution agreement with Avnet covering the HotLink Cloud-Attach Platform, which offers native and simple interoperability between VMware management infrastructure and public and private cloud resources. It also covers HotLink Managed DRaaS which extends VMware vCenter to provide disaster recovery and business continuity.
HotLink and Avnet Partner to Enable Public Cloud Adoption for Corporate IT Data Centers
HotLink, the market leader in transformation solutions for hybrid IT, today announced an agreement with Avnet to make HotLink solutions accessible to Avnet channel partners, as more enterprise customers seek to easily, quickly and cost-effectively extend, integrate and unify on-premise computing environments with public cloud resources like Amazon Web Services.
Executive Viewpoint 2017: The Public Cloud is Officially Front and Center in Corporate IT
Over the course of last year, public cloud technologies and services were broadly vetted across the private and public sectors, and early adopters have unequivocally proven the value proposition for speed, agility and cost savings across a wide range of use cases. 2017 will be the year we see the public cloud market move into mainstream corporate IT consumption.
HotLink, Avnet Agree to Hybrid IT Distribution
As the only Avnet partner providing native public cloud integration with VMware vCenter management infrastructure, HotLink will enable resellers to deliver holistic management of hybrid cloud production environments as easily as homogenous, on-premise VMware deployments.
HotLink CEO Lynn LeBlanc On Helping The Channel To Embrace Hybrid Cloud
The serial entrepreneur is seeing a lot of demand from partners expanding from on-premise to the cloud. This past year has been a momentous one, and the channel has really embraced the public cloud as a hybrid technology. Much more of the channel recognizes that competing with the likes of AWS is probably a futile effort. There is now much more of a hybrid mentality.