Managed Private-Cloud-as-a-Service: Windows Azure Pack
Your employees need on-demand access to IT resources like virtual machines, web applications and databases so that they can solve business problems at cloud speed.
If you’ve evaluated Private Cloud solutions or have tried deploying your own, you know that there are significant challenges to building, managing, and maintaining Private Cloud environments, especially when striving to achieve feature parity with full-featured Public Clouds.
The Self-Service Control Portal allows you to manage the IT needs and resource consumption of your company's departments and teams. In addition, development teams can leverage Microsoft's public cloud APIs to automate frequent activities.
CenturyLink Cloud enables rapid software deployment and development by offering instant access to a Windows Server-based cloud service instance. Users can be up and running in seconds with a high performance VMs without worrying about maintaining and monitoring the underlying compute infrastructure.
Focus your resources on instant provisioning of your cloud environment.
Windows Azure Pack (WAP) is a free open source offering from Microsoft. However, the required Windows and SQL Server have monthly licensing fees. This Windows Azure Pack deployment uses six (6) Bare Metal servers. Support plan also required.
|Plan||SLA Response Time||Price|
|Silver Support||4 hours SLA (9am-5pm; Mon-Fri; Pacific Time)||$1,000/month|
|Gold Support||1 hour SLA (24x7)||$3,000/month|
|Bare Metal Servers||CPU||RAM||Storage||Price|
|2 SMALL||4||16GB||2TB HDD||$446/server/month|
|2 MEDIUM||12||64GB||8TB HDD||$914/server/month|
|2 LARGE||20||128GB||12TB HDD||$1,793/server/month|