This site is part of the Global Exhibitions Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

Informa
RapidScale, UNSi Partner to Offer CloudMPLS
By Khali Henderson
April 05, 2013 - News
Comments

United Network Services Inc. (UNSi), a provider of carrier and managed services, and RapidScale Inc., an emerging cloud application provider, have partnered to create a new service called CloudMPLS, which will be delivered through each of the company's respective direct and indirect sales channels.

CloudMPLS combines UNSi's private and secure MPLS network services with RapidScale's cloud services, including CloudDesktop, CloudRecovery, CloudService, CloudOffice and CloudMail.

In addition to cloud applications, the service includes monitoring of application performance, network, infrastructure, bandwidth, routers and switches.

To accomplish this, UNSi has connected its MPLS network into RapidScale's data centers in Sterling, Va., and Irvine, Ca. An additional location in Dallas is expected to turn up later in the year. In addition, the companies have teamed to offer NOC and customer support.

CloudMPLS enables the companies to deliver cloud services with quality of service and security ensured. In addition, CloudMPLS will offer end-users quick ROI  since Internet access can be delivered from CloudMPLS facilities at a fraction of the cost of dedicated bandwidth to an office.

RapidScale CEO Randy Jeter said the service is unique in offering application management, network and infrastructure monitoring and a single point of support. "We believe CloudMPLS truly delivers the best end-user experience in an office environment," he said.
Comments
comments powered by Disqus
Related News
News
The deal is similar to one RapidScale made last year with UNSi.
News
UNSi will offer Rapidscale's cloud services -- all over its CloudMPLS network.
Khali Henderson
News
The event takes place in April and you must register by March 7 to receive the discount.
News
The MasterStream quoting platform enables partners to self-quote and initiate the sales cycle.
Craig Galbraith