AWS provides a suite of solutions that enable organizations to leverage Amazon.com’s robust technology infrastructure and content via simple API calls. Using services such as Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, and Amazon SQS, organizations can cut fixed costs by letting Amazon do the heavy lifting of building and managing their infrastructure. Amazon Web Services helps organizations focus on their idea and develop web applications in a reliable, scalable, and cost-effective manner.
Cloud Foundry is an open PaaS, providing a choice of clouds, developer frameworks and application services. Initiated by VMware, Cloud Foundry makes it faster and easier to build, test, deploy and scale applications. It is an open source project and is available through a variety of private cloud distributions and public cloud instances.
Dimension Data offers a suite of Cloud Services to make it easier for companies to accelerate their adoption of cloud computing. Its Cloud Services simplify the planning, design, deployment and management of private, public and hybrid clouds. Dimension Data’s public cloud services can be accessed globally via Dimension Data Managed Cloud Platforms in San Jose, California and Ashburn, Virginia; Amsterdam; Sydney; Johannesburg and Hong Kong.
GoGrid is the #1 pure-play Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider specializing in public and private cloud solutions. Currently powering thousands of customers worldwide, GoGrid helps businesses revolutionize their unique IT environments—providing the control and capabilities of a data center plus the power of the cloud.
HP Cloud Services is providing public cloud infrastructure services for organizations of all sizes. Designed with OpenStack™ technology, HP’s open, transparent architecture ensures no vendor lock-in, improves developer productivity, features easy-to-use tools for faster time to code, provides access to a rich partner ecosystem, and is backed by exceptional customer support.
IBM SmartCloud accelerates business transformation. It includes architecture for private and hybrid cloud, cloud computing as a service for IT and Software as a service for business solutions.
Savvis, Inc. (NASDAQ:SVVS) is an outsourcing provider of managed computing and network infrastructure for IT applications. By outsourcing to Savvis, enterprises can focus on their core business while Savvis ensures the quality of their IT infrastructure. Leading IT organizations around the world have selected Savvis to help them improve their service levels, reduce capital expense and deal with the rising costs of bandwidth, energy, real estate, staff and expertise.
Microsoft and SOASTA have worked together to deploy CloudTest on the Windows Azure platform. Microsoft recently leveraged the value of the application in a performance test of Office.com.