SOURCE: OpSource

OpSource

November 06, 2009 08:00 ET

OpSource Executive to Speak at Infinity Venture Summit, Japan

Will Speak About the "Front Line of Cloud Computing" to Top IT Leaders

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - November 6, 2009) - OpSource, Inc., the leader in cloud operations, today announced that Don Green, Senior Vice President, Product Management, will be a featured speaker at the Infinity Venture Summit (IVS) in Japan. IVS is an invitation-only forum for the top 250 Japanese IT leaders. The conference will be held November 12-13 at Sheraton Grande Ocean Resort, Miyazaki, Japan.

Green will speak about "The Front Line of Cloud Computing: Beyond Amazon EC2" on November 13 from 11:00-11:45 a.m. Green will draw on his experience developing OpSource Cloud™, the first cloud to bring together the availability, flexibility and community of the public cloud with the security, performance and control the enterprise requires. OpSource Cloud is now in public Beta and available for online purchase by the hour from www.opsourcecloud.net.

The only enterprise cloud solution available in Japan, OpSource Cloud offers a unique distribution model based on Japanese companies' needs. Leading Japanese technology consulting company Bplats has created a localized transaction system that enables Japanese companies to make all financial transactions locally, including bank transfers, payments and invoices. In addition, Japanese customers can get in-person, native language support by working with locally-based Bplats. Bplats is also offering a specialized and localized website that will offer a deep level of information and service about OpSource Cloud, building a Japanese community around this key cloud offering. For more information please visit http://www.bplats.co.jp/cloud/.

"OpSource Cloud is being embraced by the Japanese marketplace because this powerful, approachable solution has been fine-tuned to meet the enterprise's specific needs," said Don Green, Senior Vice President, Product Management, OpSource. "I look forward to meeting with Japan's IT elite at IVS, where we can work together to advance cloud computing not just in Japan but worldwide."

About OpSource Cloud

OpSource Cloud offers companies the true Cloud, combining the availability, flexibility and community of the public cloud with the security, performance and control that the enterprise demands. Its features include:

Best of the Public Cloud

--  Easy online sign-up with infrastructure provisioning in minutes
--  Pay by the hour and only for what you use, with no commitment (unless
    so desired)
--  Community resources for sharing and collaboration, third party add-ins
    and configurations
--  Web interface plus complete set of APIs
    

Enterprise Security & Compliance

--  Virtual Private Clouds with user-specified public Internet
    connectivity
--  Unique customizable security for firewalls
--  User-level login/password and access control
--  SAS 70 Audited cloud
--  One hundred percent uptime SLA
    

Enterprise Performance

--  Multiple private networks on demand for multi-tier architecture
--  Guaranteed sub-millisecond latency between systems
--  Industry standard technology including VMware, Cisco, EMC, Microsoft
    and Red Hat
--  User selectable server configurations
    

Enterprise Controls

--  Centralized control and billing
--  Master and departmental management and controls
--  Sub-account permissions and budgeting
--  Complete reporting
--  24X7 phone support plus online community support and ticketing/status
    tracking
    

About OpSource

OpSource™ provides complete cloud operations, infrastructure and services for companies of all sizes, from Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) ISVs to the enterprise, with hundreds of applications, millions of users and billions of transactions supported daily.

OpSource Cloud™ is the first cloud to bring together the flexibility, availability and community of the public Cloud with the security, performance and control the enterprise demands. Emphasizing security, OpSource Cloud provides enterprise users with a Virtual Private Cloud within the public Cloud, allowing them to determine their own degree of Internet connectivity. For more information, visit www.opsourcecloud.net.

OpSource On-Demand™ empowers SaaS ISVs to bring the cloud to the enterprise by quickly and securely delivering their applications and services over the Web. Going far beyond full-featured managed hosting, the comprehensive, award-winning cloud operations solution includes the application management, compliance and business services that are necessary for on-demand business success.

Headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., OpSource has cloud and Web application delivery centers in Virginia, London and Bangalore. For more information about OpSource, visit www.opsource.net.

OpSource, OpSource Cloud, OpSource On-Demand, and the OpSource logo are trademarks of OpSource, Inc. All other trademarks and company names mentioned are protected by their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • For additional information, please contact:
    Eileen Conway
    OpSource, Inc.
    650-245-9015
    econway@opsource.net