Dedicated Network Connection to the World’s Most Comprehensive Cloud Platform Further Enhances QTS’ Hybrid IT Solutions
QTS today announced that Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect is now available at its Chicago data center. By offering AWS Direct Connect, QTS can reduce customers’ data-transfer costs, further strengthen network security, and provide consistent network performance and scalable bandwidth. QTS Chicago customers will have a dedicated network connection to the AWS Direct Connect node. As a result, QTS Chicago provides redundant connectivity options, and can address enterprises’ data center, managed hosting and cloud connectivity needs and support services under one roof.
New Addition to QTS Cloud Family Adds to Growing Portfolio of Managed and Purpose-Built Infrastructure-as-a-Service Solutions
Built on Ubuntu OpenStack, the world’s most popular OpenStack distribution, and using Canonical’s application modeling service Juju as well as Canonical’s Bare Metal as a Service (MaaS), QTS’ private, fully managed OpenStack cloud enables enterprise customers to perform quick and easy provisioning, orchestration, and management of cloud resources.
QTS Government Cloud Fortifies QTS Commitment to Deliver Compliant Hybrid Cloud Solutions to the Federal Sector
QTS announced today the acquisition from VMware of sole rights to VMware vCloud® Government Service, a Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) compliant cloud solution. The vCloud platform, now QTS Government Cloud, is an industry-leading FedRAMP compliant solution that was previously developed in partnership between QTS and VMware to deliver cloud services to the Federal sector.