Savvis Integrates Cisco UCS into Private Cloud Offering
Savvis and Cisco Systems are partnering on Savvis' Symphony private cloud platform for enterprises. Savvis will integrate Cisco's all-in-on UCS-which houses server, networking, storage and management software in a single solution-into its platform, which was formerly code-named Project Spirit. Savvis also is using Cisco's Unified Delivery Service for the project.Savvis is partnering with Cisco Systems as it expands its private cloud platform. Savvis will rely on Cisco's UCS (Unified Computing System) all-in-one solution as the foundation of its Symphony platform, which will be a multitiered virtual private data center aimed at enterprises.
The company also will tap Cisco's Unified Delivery Service, which enables users to pool data center resources and apply them to any services. In addition, it can connect islands of data centers to further increase available resources.