CSC BizCloud HC | Hyper-Converged Private Cloud
Accelerate innovation with hyper-converged private cloud ready for application deployment in as little as 10 weeks.
Private clouds offer fast, highly resilient Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) capabilities, but cloud-in-a-box or build-your-own cloud solutions typically require significant up-front capital investments, extensive system integration and ongoing support.
CSC BizCloud™ HC is a is a fast, secure, and low-cost private cloud that is delivered and ready for application deployment in as little as 10 weeks. Deployed in strategic CSC cloud data centers around the globe or in your data center, this hyper-converged solution is a true OPEX private cloud, fully supported by CSC.
CSC BizCloud HC Software-Defined Data Center
CSC BizCloud™ HC Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) is based on commodity hardware with VMware software that delivers high-availability virtualization and NSX software-defined networking behind a centralized user interface. Backup and disaster recovery options are integrated so that fully managed virtual server instances can be created in addition to self-managed or self-service environments.
The SDDC version is engineered to deliver a secure, auditable private cloud with enterprise IT governance and security controls. Unlike publicly available SDDC reference architectures, CSC has augmented these basic implementation patterns with proprietary enterprise-grade security service integration required to secure your mission critical applications.
CSC BizCloud HC OpenStack
CSC BizCloud™ HC OpenStackCSC BizCloud™ HC OpenStack is based on commodity hardware that delivers Linux virtualization and software-defined networking using the RedHat OpenStack distribution, it includes CSC proprietary extensions to selected services that ensure greater reliability, availability and serviceability than the base open-source functionality.CSC hyper-converged cloud architecture is optimized to support agile DevOps workloads and big data and analytics applications.
CSC assumes the implementation risk of standing up the private cloud infrastructure and cloud orchestration components. You can quickly harness the benefits of software-defined computing, storage, networking and virtualization resources without having to deal with the nuances and pitfalls of open-source technology.
Manage Complex Hybrid Cloud Environments
By adding the CSC Agility Platform™, your IT staff will be able to manage CSC BizCloud HC along with a complex hybrid cloud environment. It controls policies that manage consumption, security and workload placement at all phases of the application lifecycle, and includes a graphical workbench to orchestrate and deploy multi-tier platform and applications.
Using Agility Platform blueprints, applications are infrastructure independent and portable across public and private clouds, helping to future-proof your investments in both legacy and next-generation applications. Agility Platform also integrates with AWS, Microsoft Azure and other popular cloud service providers.
Ensure Low Total Cost of Ownership
CSC offers attractive pricing for organizations that need a low-cost-of- entry private cloud that can scale up cost-effectively to support growth. Billed as a service from a standard rate card.
This is a 100 percent OPEX IaaS service that minimizes your upfront costs and is very attractive in terms of cash-flow. A client CAPEX consumption model is also supported. CSC can provide flexible service provider licensing for guest operating systems on a month-by-month basis, or you can bring your own software entitlements if your licensing terms permit.
CSC is one of the few service providers in the world that can manage complex hybrid cloud transitions and deliver IaaS that integrates mainframe, midrange, private and public cloud into an effective whole. Find out how CSC can help you craft an IT transformation program that’s aligned with your business goals and structured to deliver durable value from the hybrid cloud − at your pace.
Contact us to learn more about how to hyper-converge your infrastructure with CSC BizCloud HC SDDC or CSC BizCloud HC OpenStack.