Where ideas become reality

Advances in digital business models are creating disruption at unprecedented speed and driving the need for business transformation. Your business and your technology are becoming one. To stay competitive, you need a secure home for your IT infrastructure that offers capacity to grow, a network to connect, and room to innovate.

e-shelter is your home to the cloud. Our data center and colocation services are the home for your IT, connecting customers and partners with applications and technologies. Beyond space, power, and protection, we offer new ways for technology providers, business partners, and end users to innovate with cloud technology in a vibrant community.
 

The e-shelter innovation lab

The e-shelter innovation lab is where new ideas in cloud technology become reality. Join the community of customers, partners, and the world’s most advanced cloud technology providers. Validate your innovations faster and at lower cost with dozens of partners who provide market-leading tools in a test environment hosted in Europe’s largest data center network.

  • Rich ecosystem: Drive private and hybrid cloud use cases jointly with partners and customers of all sizes
  • Room for innovation: Test and validate distributed architectures in a real-world production environment and measure the impact on IT service delivery
  • Knowledge community: Share information via a regular series of webcasts, host and join bootcamps, meetups and hackathons
     

e-shelter innovation lab use cases

Managing your virtualized datacenter from a single pane of glass
Partner-Technologies: VMware vSphere, NetApp ONTAP, Virtual Storage Console

Dell | EMC Azure Stack Developer Edition PoC Platform
Partner-Technologies: DELL | EMC PowerEdge Server, Microsoft Azure Stack Dev. Edition

Disaster recovery and migration of VMware workloads to OpenStack (KVM and Hyper-V) infrastructure
Partner-Technologies: Hystax Acura, Ubuntu OpenStack, Docker, Kubernetes

Extend Fujitsu Cloud Services K5 with dedicated enterprise storage
Partner-Technologies: Fujitsu Cloud Service K5, NetApp Private Storage

The Innovation Lab use case catalog as PDF-Download.