Mirantis joins e-shelter’s innovation lab for OpenStack Cloud
Frankfurt and Berlin, Germany. December 07th, 2016 - e-shelter, leading data center operator in Europe and an NTT Communications group company, and Mirantis, the top contributor of open source code to the OpenStack project, announced today that they will work together to provide Mirantis Openstack in e-shelter’s innovation lab. Mirantis is deploying its Solution Engineering Landscape for Central Europe in Frankfurt at e-shelter’s Datacenter Campus Frankfurt 1. This collaboration provides customers and partners with the ability to explore the full potential of Mirantis OpenStack and drive more enterprise IT agility and innovation.
“We are observing extremely high rates of adoption of OpenStack Cloud in enterprises,” said Toan Nguyen, Director Business Development & Cloud Platform at e-shelter. “As IT organizations face increasing pressure to adopt agility and the ability to accelerate innovation we are excited that Mirantis has chosen e-shelter as their enterprise colocation partner, bringing the best of cloud and converged infrastructure together to simplify OpenStack deployments and reduce the time-to-value of OpenStack-based private cloud.”
“Our collaboration with e-shelter will give our customers a sandbox to test and integrate the latest innovations in OpenStack and related infrastructure technologies,” said Mirantis Regional Director, DACH, Sebastian Weiss. “The lab will let customers design a solution according to their own requirements and test it prior to production use, ensuring stability while advancing the customers’ cloud capabilities.”
e-shelter will integrate its e-connect platform to offer carrier-neutral, flexible and scalable connectivity between all e-shelter locations and allow an end-to-end private, secure and predictable networking experience with all major public cloud providers enabling customers to embrace the full potential of hybrid- and multi-cloud solutions.