On Tuesday it has been announced by the German Web hosting provider Host Europe that it has launched its cloud platform Dedicated Private Cloud, with this it has become the first German provider to offer cloud hosting solutions.
It has been said by the company that the new cloud product is just the first of several new products and services that focus mainly on virtualization and cloud hosting that Host Europe plans to launch.
Use of virtualization technologies
Virtualization technologies are being used by the Dedicated Private Cloud from suppliers VMware, Parallels and Xen, while Dell and Intel are included in its technology partners.
A dedicated hardware pool is provided by the cloud solution to the users. Its resources can be allocated on demand to any number of virtual machines. At the same time users are also capable of operating Windows and Linux systems.
Anytime access to the cloud environment
Through a client interface, users are able to gain access to their cloud environment anytime. It lets them scale, launch, stop and reboot virtual machines on demand.
Automatic failover facilities
In addition to this, highest availability is provided by the Host Europe’s Dedicated Private Cloud installations through automatic failover facilities.