vCloud Director vs Appcore AMP: Understanding the Cloud Roadmap

Today's blog post is a chapter from our latest eBook; vCloud Director vs Appcore AMP - Which Path is Right for you as a Service Provider. Our goal is to inform and educate service providers on the issues and foresight that is required when investing in a cloud orchestration solution so you can better understand which path is right for you. 

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Appcore AMP™ is Verified as Citrix Ready

Appcore and Citrix have been working together to deliver cloud environments for service providers for some time now. You may not know it, but Appcore has been installing and configuring CloudStack environments since before Citrix purchased Cloud.com in 2011. Since founded in 2008, Appcore has installed and configured over 30 service provider public and private cloud environments.

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Make Cloud Automation Technology Work For You

Automation technology plays an instrumental role for service providers that employ it. A 2013 study by Attunity found that 30 percent of companies surveyed wanted to streamline their cloud management processes. This further suggests that cloud automation technology is not only important, it’s growing in implementation, and especially in the United States.

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6 Common Complexities of Building a Public Cloud - What Service Providers Need to Know

Hundreds of service providers are looking to implement a multi-tenant public cloud environment every year and the most common question for all of them is; do I try and build this myself or find a vendor to partner with?

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Why (and How) IaaS Providers Should Add Local Cloud Service Offerings

You have probably heard of the larger public cloud providers, including Rackspace and Amazon Web Services. Wouldn’t it be nice to, as a service provider, offer similar services to your current customers instead of allowing them to consume resources from a larger cloud provider? Local cloud has many benefits to both service providers and your end users. In this blog post, I will discuss local cloud and the benefits it brings to your business. 

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