Avnet Cloud Solutions works only with industry-leading cloud providers to develop its portfolio of integrated and packaged solutions. These best-in-class providers are selected based on how well they align with the high-demand workloads that today’s businesses need. These providers also meet specific requirements designed to protect your interests and deliver the greatest value.
Alert Logic, the leader in security and compliance solutions for the cloud, provides Security-as-a-Service for on-premises, cloud, and hybrid infrastructures, delivering deep security insight and continuous protection for customers at a lower cost than traditional security solutions. Fully managed by a team of experts, the Alert Logic Security-as-a-Service solution provides network, system and web application protection immediately, wherever your IT infrastructure resides. Alert Logic partners with the leading cloud platforms and hosting providers to protect over 3,000 organizations worldwide. Built for cloud scale, our patented platform stores petabytes of data, analyses over 450 million events and identifies over 60,000 security incidents each month, which are managed by our 24×7 Security Operations Center. Alert Logic, founded in 2002, is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with offices in Seattle, Cardiff and London.
Amazon Web Services
Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services, Inc. began exposing key infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services — now widely known as cloud computing. The ultimate benefit of cloud computing, and AWS, is the ability to leverage a new business model and turn capital infrastructure expenses into variable costs. Businesses no longer need to plan and procure servers and other IT resources weeks or months in advance. Using AWS, businesses can take advantage of Amazon’s expertise and economies of scale to access resources when their business needs them, delivering results faster and at a lower cost. Today, Amazon Web Services provides a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of enterprise, government and startup customers businesses in 190 countries around the world. Amazon Web Services offers over 30 different services, including Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) and Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS). AWS services are available to customers from data center locations in the U.S., Brazil, Europe, Japan, Singapore and Australia.
CenturyLink is the third largest telecommunications company in the United States and is recognized as a leader in the network services market by technology industry analyst firms. The company is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprise customers. CenturyLink delivers innovative managed services for global businesses on virtual, dedicated and colocation platforms. With deep IT infrastructure experience and an advanced network at the foundation, CenturyLink services are enhanced by flexible automation and customization choices, enabling enterprises to focus on business results and advancements for their customers. CenturyLink accolades include being named the No. 2 retail colocation provider by Synergy Research Group and Frost & Sullivan and earning cloud and managed hosting leadership recognition from leading industry analyst firms. CenturyLink is an operating segment within CenturyLink, an S&P 500 company listed among the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest corporations.
Connectria Hosting (connectria.com) provides award-winning cloud computing, managed hosting and custom managed hosting solutions for more than 1,000 customers in over 30 countries worldwide. We are experts in complex multi-vendor solutions, and we support the broadest range of technologies, managed services and security in the industry.
An IBM Business Partner since 1998, Connectria has developed strong expertise in hosting and managing IBM technologies, most notably IBM i and AIX environments on Power Systems and PureFlex. Over the years, Connectria has worked closely with IBM R&D, and is recognized as an innovator in the development of its IBM i and AIX cloud solutions. As a 4-time IBM Beacon Award Winner, Connectria’s IBM cloud solutions have experienced rapid growth and are a perfect complement to organizations seeking to augment their existing portfolios. And as a managed hosting company, Connectria also provides Avnet partners the added flexibility of selling IBM hardware and software direct to Connectria on behalf of its customers’ cloud solution.
At the core of Connectria is our No Jerks Allowed® company philosophy. As The Jerk Free Company®, we’ve established a unique culture where every individual goes “the extra mile” to take care of our customers. Being The Jerk Free Company extends beyond our people too. We make it easy to do business with us through flexible terms, scalable solutions and straight-forward pricing to serve the hosting needs of large and small organizations alike.
CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) delivers secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions to a growing customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. More than 900 of the world’s leading enterprises, network operators, cloud providers, and supporting service providers choose CoreSite to connect, protect and optimize their performance-sensitive data, applications and computing workloads. Our scalable, flexible solutions and 350+ dedicated employees consistently deliver unmatched data center options — all of which leads to a best-in-class customer experience and lasting relationships. For more information, visit www.CoreSite.com.
Faction® (formerly Peak®)
Faction is an enterprise-class Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud service provider to channel partners. White-labeling Faction’s cloud services as their own, resellers and agents rapidly enter the cloud marketplace under their own brand without capital expenditure, enjoying a faster route to profitability.
Intermedia offers partners a one-stop shop for cloud business applications. Its Office in the Cloud™ suite integrates the essential IT services needed to do business, including email, voice, file syncing and sharing, conferencing, instant messaging, identity and access management, mobility, security and archiving.
Intermedia’s services are secure, mobile-ready and managed from a single control panel—which makes the cloud easier for customers to use and more efficient for partners to manage. All the services offer enterprise-class security, 99.999% uptime service level agreement and 24/7 phone support with typical hold times of less than 60 seconds.
Intermedia has more than 5,500 active partners, including VARs, MSPs, telcos and cable companies. Its award-winning Partner Program lets partners sell under their own brand with full control over billing, pricing and other key elements of their customer relationships. Intermedia is the world’s largest independent provider of hosted Exchange.
Intermedia has over 600 employees worldwide who work relentlessly to deliver partners and customers Intermedia’s Worry-Free Experience™.
Over the years, SherWeb has become one of the most renowned and respected worldwide hosted services leaders in the cloud industry. First rated in customer care and technical support, the SherWeb team offers high quality Microsoft hosted services as well as solutions developed in house at the forefront of hosting technologies to more than 20,000 customers around the world spread out in over 100 countries.
SoftLayer is built to give you the highest performing cloud infrastructure available. One platform that takes data centers around the world that are full of the widest range of cloud computing options, and then integrates and automates everything, all through a private network and advanced management system.
VMware vCloud® AirTM brings you the combination of two things other clouds can’t deliver: the convenience and agility of an on-demand public cloud with the freedom to run today’s and tomorrow’s applications onsite, offsite or across both – without compromise. Built on the secure and trusted foundation of VMware vSphere®, the service delivers unified networking that spans between your existing and new data center capacity, common management and security, with the same reliability and performance you expect from your internal data center.
With vCloud Air, you can run more than 5,000 applications and 90 operating systems, develop and test new applications without learning new skills or processes, and create virtual machines of any size and expand them as needed. vCloud Air consistently delivers the security, reliability and performance you demand from a hybrid cloud platform.