Story image

Online, Iliad Group, Cavium - companies get together for public cloud launch

01 May 2017

The organisation Online is a subsidiary of the Iliad Group.

Recently, Online announced the deployment of server platforms based on Cavium’s ThunderX workload processors. This launch is a part of their Scaleway cloud service offering.

Cavium offers infrastructure services for compute, security, storage, connectivity and baseband processing. Cavium is headquartered in San Jose with centers in California, Massachusetts, India, Israel, China and Taiwan.

The ThunderX product family is Cavium’s 64-bit ARMv8-A server processor for data center and cloud applications.

As a part of their Scaleway IaaS cloud offering, Online is deploying the ThunderX based platforms.

According to Cavium, the Scaleway cloud platform is fully supported by Ubuntu 16.04 OS, including LAMP stack, Docker, Puppet, Juju, Hadoop, MAAS, and more.

Yann Léger, VP Cloud Computing at Online, comments, “Online success in the hosting server industry is built on providing disruptive technology with best-in-class customer experience.”

“Cavium’s ThunderX workload optimized servers provide an ideal vehicle to enable highly optimized platforms for scalable cloud workloads,” Léger adds.

Gopal Hegde, VP and GM, Data Center Processor Group at Cavium, says, “ThunderX ARMv8 CPUs were designed to deliver best-in-class performance and TCO for targeted workloads and are being deployed at multiple hosting datacenters.”

“We are pleased to partner with one of Europe’s elite hosting providers on server platforms for their next generation cloud data centers.”

Hegde continues, “this partnership demonstrates continued acceptance of ThunderX platforms across largest and most demanding data centers.”

ECI unveils new SD-WAN solution
"Digital transformation is top of mind for much of the C-suite, which is combatting increasingly complex operations with the need to streamline costs."
Connectivity in an age where the application is king
If you want to turn your organisation into a digital enterprise, you need to transform the edge, because that's where all the applications are delivered closest to the user.
BitTitan expands cloud offerings in China to meet Office 365 growth
“With so much growth in China’s cloud-computing market, we are delighted to be expanding our product offerings."
Data center growth sees new leader for Vertiv Singapore
Singapore is witnessing unprecedented growth in data center and colocation industries, fueled by the rapid pace of digital technology.
Server Technology beats out competition at DCS Awards
Server Technology has taken out the top spot for the Data Centre PDU Innovation of the Year at the DCS Awards.
Container survey shows adoption accelerating while security concerns remain top of mind
The report features insights from over 500 IT professionals.
LogRhythm releases cloud-based SIEM solution
LogRhythm Cloud provides the same feature set and user experience as its on-prem experience.
IGEL & ControlUp bring analytics to endpoints everywhere
The strategic partnership allows IGEL to integrate with ControlUp’s real-time monitoring and analytics capabilities via the IGEL Universal Management Suite (UMS).