Cloud management that’s unified across private, public and hybrid clouds
Dell Cloud Manager enables you to manage public, private and hybrid clouds through a single console. With Cloud Manager, you can control the consumption of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) resources, plus deploy, manage and optimize applications in the cloud. Available bundled with the Dell Hybrid Cloud System for Microsoft, Cloud Manager provides agility, governance and choice for your enterprise.
Dell Cloud Manager enables IT operations to take control of the cloud – while delivering the business agility and flexibility critical to application developers.
Cloud Manager provides:
Cloud Manager helps you meet the economic and operational advantages of cloud computing through a variety of automation tools including auto-provisioning, auto-scaling, automated backups, recovery, cross-cloud bursting and more. This provides consistency across all cloud platforms and enables your organization to improve service levels.
Maintaining control over your systems is crucial to reducing risk. Cloud Manager provides tight access controls including encryption, advanced user authentication and budget management. This enables you to provide only the right people the right level of access to your cloud environment.
With support for all leading public and private cloud platforms, plus access to leading configuration management tools, Cloud Manager offers your organization a unified management solution for your single- or multi-cloud environment. This provides increased efficiency and allows you the freedom to choose the cloud services that work best for your organization.
Key benefits of Cloud Manager include:
- Enables self-service provisioning of your cloud resources through a single user ID on any of the clouds we support.
- Observes your cloud infrastructure, monitoring any combination of supported cloud services -- public, private or hybrid.
- Enforces consistent governance policies for actions taken against your applications in any combination of supported clouds.
- Automates your organization’s applications running in one or more supported clouds, including provisioning, scaling, back up and disaster recovery.
Dell Cloud Manager is available bundled with the Dell Hybrid Cloud System for Microsoft to manage Windows Azure Pack and Microsoft Azure. Cloud Manager also offers support for other clouds from leading providers, enabling you to upgrade as your hybrid cloud needs expand.
Certified public clouds
Dell Cloud Manager v11 is certified with the following public cloud providers:
- Amazon Web Services
- Microsoft Azure
- Google Compute Engine
Certified private clouds
Dell Cloud Manager v11 is certified with the following private cloud providers:
- Apache CloudStack 4.4
- OpenStack (Dell Red Hat OSP 4 and 5, SUSE Cloud 4)
- VMware vSphere 5.5
- Windows Azure Pack
A Dell Cloud Manager certified cloud is one that has passed all certification tests; there is an agreement between the cloud vendor and Dell to meet ongoing certification and training requirements.