Cloud Hosting

An Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Utility Computing Service for on-demand virtual servers with cross-border capabilities.

Built on the industry leading Citrix CloudPlatform, powered by Apache CloudStack, CentriLogic offers an international Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud hosting solution designed for enterprise-class workloads.


CentriLogic Cloud Advantages

Cross-Border Availability Zones:
(Mitigate risks posed by the Patriot Act and privacy legislation)

  • CentriLogic customers know where their applications are running and where their data resides at all times.
  • With cloud availability zones in Canada and the USA, we guarantee that your data will remain within specific jurisdictions and will not traverse geopolitical boundaries without the customer’s direction.

Built on CentriLogic Infrastructure:
(Delivered from our own facilities)

  • Provisioned from CentriLogic’s data centers, as with our other services
  • Highly redundant networks and services infrastructure
  • Integrated levels of resiliency and fault tolerance
  • Experienced team of engineers, account executives, and client care representatives

Hybrid Architecture:
(Connect Cloud to the rest of your environment)

  • Connect your cloud environment to existing physical infrastructure, including co-location, dedicated and virtual servers
  • Support workload and application-driven needs with a tailored solution designed to fulfill unique sets of requirements
  • Migrate to the cloud gradually with your entire environment consolidated to one provider under one roof

      


Features

  • On-Demand IaaS Virtual Servers built on the industry-leading Citrix CloudPlatform, Powered by Apache CloudStack
  • Self-service user interface & customer portal
  • Xen Hypervisor and Windows Server 2008, CentOS, RHEL
  • Custom OS Template and ISO management
  • High-Availability Instances
  • Multi-homed Bandwidth
  • Virtual Routers, Firewalls, and Load Balancers
  • Port Forwarding Service
  • Instance Snapshots
  • Metered Usage and Reporting
  • Alerts and Notifications
  • Support for enterprise-class workloads

Applications of Cloud Computing

  • Host a complex multi-tier web environment (web servers, load balancers, application servers, database servers)
  • Host applications that have fluctuating and/or unpredictable demand
  • Scale your sites and applications up and down based on load or demand – add and remove servers from your infrastructure at any time
  • Provide burst or peak capacity to existing web sites or other applications
  • Host public web sites or applications requiring load balancing, high availability and scalability
  • Support QA initiatives that have fluctuating server needs or require operating systems and application configurations that replicate production environments
  • International collaboration for geographically dispersed teams and developers
  • Address legislative or governance requirements that necessitate collection and processing of data with cross-border concerns
  • Create and manage Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery environments.

Benefits of Cloud Computing

  • Scalability: Use only the resources that you need, when you need them
  • Agility: Deploy virtual machines quickly and easily
  • Resiliency: Leverage a subset of resources from a larger infrastructure environment with built-in redundancy and elements of fault tolerance
  • Hybrid Hosting configuration capabilities; connect directly to other CentriLogic services
  • Reduce Total Cost of Ownership
  • Pay-as-you-go OPEX vs CAPEX
  • On-Demand Self-Service; No more waiting for IT
  • Cross-Border data delineation
  • CentriLogic customer service