Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 20, 2013
Artisan Infrastructure and Maldivica have formed a strategic partnership to provide seamless service provider access to Artisan’s highly scalable cloud storage platform. The Maldivica Storage Connector, in combination with Artisan, allows service providers to extend IT end-customer storage capabilities into the cloud for off-site storage, active data archival, and multi-site collaboration.
“Maldivica provides a CIFS and NFS interface into Artisan Infrastructure’s newly announced object storage infrastructure, allowing the connection of legacy systems and applications to this innovative cloud storage platform,” said Woodie Wallace, Director of Strategic Alliances at Artisan Infrastructure.
Cornerstone, Artisan Infrastructure’s Virtual Private Data Center (vPDC) platform offers best of breed, secure, multi-tenant cloud compute and storage solutions to systems integrators, Managed Service Providers (MSPs), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Providers, Software Developers and Telcos. By maintaining the wholesale only model, Artisan enables world-class Infrastructure-as-a-Service to service providers without the worry of channel conflicts.
The Maldivica Storage Connector™ connects businesses to cloud storage without custom software development, enabling rapid integration with existing systems and applications. Maldivica’s unique approach allows organizations direct access to their data through the Storage Connector or using cloud storage APIs, facilitating next generation applications and eliminating technology lock-in.
"Artisan’s approach has dramatically improved the ability for system integrators and MSPs to deliver turnkey cloud storage to their customers,” said Adam Bane, Maldivica’s CEO. “Using Maldivica, service providers can seamlessly integrate Artisan Infrastructure’s Cloud Storage into their customer’s existing environment without custom development or fear of technology lock-in."
Maldivica enables the power of cloud storage. The Maldivica Storage Connector allows organizations to interact with cloud and object storage platforms using CIFS and NFS, instantly integrating legacy systems and applications. Maldivica allows companies to easily use object storage for active data archival, collaboration, content distribution, and the foundation for next generation applications. The Maldivica platform has no technology lock-in and can be deployed in conjunction with the growing ecosystem of tools and applications that support object storage APIs. Additional information is available at http://www.maldivica.com or info(at)maldivica(dot)com.
About Artisan Infrastructure Inc.
Artisan Infrastructure is the wholesale Infrastructure-as-a-Service provider. The company delivers custom built infrastructure on demand to a global network of service providers from fully redundant, geographically diverse, SSAE 16 Tier 4 certified data centers. Partners include national and international managed service providers, global systems integrators, software developers, communications providers, telcos, data center operators, PaaS, SaaS, ISVs and value added resellers. Through Cornerstone, Artisan’s virtual Private Data Center (vPDC) platform, partners maintain complete autonomy, control, security, and visibility when building their own private and public cloud solutions. Cornerstone scales from single site, secure multi-tenant environments to highly complex dedicated infrastructure on multiple continents. With Artisan Infrastructure, partners eliminate the capital expense of building and maintaining best-of-breed, infinitely scalable, infrastructure while minimizing operational and engineering overhead. A neutral ecosystem of independent software vendor templates allows immediate turn up, trial and deployment of cloud solutions faster and more affordably. For more information contact the company at 512-600-4300 or http://www.artisaninfrastructure.com . Follow Artisan Infrastructure on Twitter at twitter.com/ArtisanInf.