Star Storage Expands its Cloud Services Portfolio and Delivers Elastic Scalable Platform-as-Infrastructure, Powered by Jelastic

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Top Romanian Cloud Services Provider Chooses Jelastic for Application Portability, Scalability, Ease of Use

Top Romanian Host Star Storage, Partners with Jelastic Platform-as-Infrastructure for Cloud Services Portfolio
This partnership delivers a powerful, scalable and easy-to-use platform for enterprises that need to develop and deploy new innovative business functionality in the Cloud.

Jelastic, Inc., the first company to deliver Platform-as-Infrastructure, today announced that Star Storage, a Romanian top provider for storage, archiving and information management solutions, IT outsourcing and cloud services, has selected Jelastic’s Cloud Platform to deliver Platform-as-a-Service to its customers.

The Jelastic solution will be delivered as StarVault Elasticloud, part of the comprehensive cloud services portfolio offered by Star Storage, which provides, based on its own Tier-3 Data Center located in Bucharest, services ranging from collocation and hosting services to Infrastructure-as-a-Services, Software-as-a-Services and advanced private cloud implementation.

Jelastic’s Platform-as-Infrastructure software delivers to top Service Providers like Star Storage with a rapid path to new and recurring revenue by offering a turnkey cloud solution that delivers PaaS and IaaS in one. Service Providers can quickly deploy and deliver PaaS services to their customers via a turnkey software stack. Jelastic’s solution provides automatic scalability, seamless integration and high availability for hosters and their customers.

"The launch of the new service – StarVault Elasticloud represents a significant achievement for us, the Star Storage team, but especially for the Romanian cloud market. We intend to continue to be one of the pioneers of the cloud market in Romania and we are glad that we are the first service provider that meets the needs of Java, PHP and Ruby developers with this new innovative service."

"With StarVault Elasticloud, developers can use, without high investments, a secured enterprise level development environment, having access to the latest technologies for easy application development and for the management of the entire lifecycle of their applications. Launching into production a complete and powerful enterprise level application development and hosting environment, requires only a few clicks. We invite all developers and ISVs to test the service for free for 14 days in order to be convinced and to take advantage of the many benefits offered by StarVault Elasticloud,” said Catalin Paunescu, Star Storage CEO.

“We’re proud that Star Storage selected Jelastic Platform-as-Infrastructure as a key part of their Cloud Services portfolio,” said John Derrick, Jelastic CEO. “This partnership delivers a powerful, scalable and easy-to-use platform for enterprises that need to develop and deploy new innovative business functionality in the Cloud.”


  •     Jelastic’s Platform-as-Infrastructure is a turnkey cloud solution that can be deployed as a private, public or hybrid cloud by enterprises or hosting service providers.
  •     Platform-as-Infrastructure combines the traditional paradigms of Platform-as-a-Service and Infrastructure-as-a-Service to provide a comprehensive Java, Ruby and PHP hosting platform.
  •     Jelastic achieves significant deployment, management and operational savings by delivering a turnkey cloud platform, for a fraction of the cost of existing virtualization solutions.
  •     For developers, Jelastic provides one-click deployment and automatic scalability of Java, Ruby and PHP applications without the need to code to proprietary APIs.

About Star Storage S.A.

Star Storage is a Romanian information technology services company with annual Gross Revenue of more than € 20 million, employing more than 400 people. Serving a large client base, it delivers storage, archiving and information management solutions in Romania and Republic of Moldova, having positioned itself as the Romanian industry leader.

The Company has more than 13 years of experience on the Romanian market and has succeeded to build an entire portfolio of solutions and services fulfilling the entire enterprise information lifecycle (from the moment of production up to the moment of storage, transformation, distribution or destruction) and playing a key role in the transformation process of organizations' IT infrastructure into cloud-based architectures with improved control over the content. In addition to this portfolio, several outsourcing services - focused on content acquisition, enrichment, protection, recovery and content output - are provided to banks, non-banking financial institutions, public administrations, telecommunication operators and utility companies.

In addition to its national presence, the Company has started to expand its presence on the international level, primarily through strategic alliances with reputable international players.

Traditionally, Star Storage activity has been focused around large clients. However, the mid-market and SMB segments are now in the Company's attention and part of the growth plan over the next 5-years.

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About Jelastic

Jelastic, Inc., provides enterprise software that re-defines the economics of cloud deployment and management. Jelastic is the first company to deliver Platform-as-Infrastructure, combining the flexibility of IaaS and the ease of use of PaaS within a single turnkey platform, at a fraction of the cost of existing virtualized environments. Jelastic, headquartered in San Mateo, California, enables enterprises and hosting service providers to unleash the full potential of the cloud. For more information or to start a free, two-week trial, visit us at

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