SoftLayer® Partners with Cloudkick to Provide Cloud Hosting Tools
Customers Receive New Options for Managing and Monitoring Cloud Servers
DALLAS—March 29, 2010—SoftLayer, a global provider of on-demand data center, hosting, and cloud services has announced a partnership with Cloudkick to help customers manage and monitor their CloudLayerTM Computing Instances and resources.Cloudkick allows customers to manage cloud-hosted resources through a variety of unified tools. Cloudkick's unique management offering will allow SoftLayer customers to easily mange and monitor numerous resources, regardless of setup, through one easy-to-use dashboard.Key benefits include:
- Monitoring and fault detection
- Trend analysis with interactive graphs
- Support for multiple clouds
- Flexible alert options, including SMS
About SoftLayer Technologies
Headquartered in Dallas, SoftLayer is the innovation leader in Cloud, Dedicated, and Managed Hosting, and the largest private hosting company in the world. SoftLayer provides cloud, dedicated, and seamlessly integrated computing environments, with world-class data centers in Dallas, Houston, San Jose, Seattle, and Washington D.C., and network Points of Presence nationwide. The company integrates and automates all elements of its platform, empowering enterprises of any size with complete control, security, scalability, and ease-of-management via a leading Customer Portal and Open API. For more information, please visit www.softlayer.com or call 866.398.7638.
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Cloudkick, Inc. is a San Francisco based startup dedicated to making cloud computing easy and effective. Cloudkick's technologies are supported on the world's best known cloud service providers. In 2009, Cloudkick was awarded Best-in-Show and Best-in-Category at the Under the Radar conference and was named one of the top startups to watch in 2010 by Robert Scoble. The company was founded in 2009 by Alex Polvi, Dan Di Spaltro, and Logan Welliver. Cloudkick is funded by Y Combinator, Avalon Ventures, and Nueva Ventures. For more information, go to www.cloudkick.com.
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