Enter the cloud: create and manage your own virtual servers with a click of a button
With BlueFire’s Hosted Compute, you have the option to create a hybrid hosting solution that mixes and matches onsite infrastructure to create your perfect data centre on-demand. Access is provided to a discrete and dedicated resource pool of processors, memory, and storage via an easy to use web-based console. Load balancers and firewall resources are simply controlled and allocated to your environment without requiring specialised knowledge or assistance.
Fully clustered enterprise-class architecture
Hosted Compute features virtualisation technology from the industry leaders in enterprise virtualisation. It is based on proven infrastructure platforms, built on massive and diverse network connectivity, and is securely housed multiple in top-tier data centres. BlueFire’s Hosted Compute allows for precisely allocated computing resources when and where they are needed without the frustration of large and inflexible server units.
Below are ways BlueFire's Hosted Compute is frequently used by our clients:
BlueFire offers an automated cloud operation service which enables your IT teams to administer their IT infrastructure regardless of infrastructure on premise, in your data centre, or in the cloud. Through a simple dashboard, BlueFire's Cloud Operations service helps reduce operational costs by automating day-to-day routine IT tasks such as: reporting, event management, automated best practise change management. BlueFire's Cloud Operations service gives you a unified view of all your IT resources.
Data Centre Automation
BlueFire offers a simple way to build and manage dynamic data centres so you don't have to worry about setting up machines, installing systems, applications, or observing compliance rules and regulations. We automate server configurations so that administrators have time for more important tasks - it's easy to reproduce or repurpose servers, and continuous capacity monitoring and automatic remediating of alarms and events reduces downtime and improves availability.
Private Internal Clouds – Enterprise POD
BlueFire allows you to create your own personal internal cloud computing system with your own internal standards, firewalls and security for compliance reasons - all with the benefits of a cloud system, such as automation and simplification. You will have use of a self-service provisioning portal which allows for simplified deployment to end-users. Administrators can practice unified and integrated management via role-based access controls and policies. BlueFire offers this in small, medium and large PODs to enable enterprises to deploy their own clouds.
Public IaaS Clouds
With BlueFire you can build your own Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud. Access a pre-integrated cloud platform with customised administration views via a simple dashboard so you can manage operations quickly and easily - you can manage your entire IT infrastructure performance and configurations/updates from this single management console. With this service, Service Providers can offer their customers IT self-service management and administration.
BlueFire's Self-service IT product allows Service Providers to offer a full suite of infrastructure service offerings to business users, without the complex administrative or high infrastructure costs usually involved. It includes access to a pool of virtual machines, which can be increased or decreased as you need them - you remain in control of deployments, but without the complexity and risk usually involved. You're able to specify resource quotas, security permissions, and specific configuration details to ensure that IT policies are honoured.
BlueFire helps service providers expand while reducing operational, administrative and infrastructure costs. Service providers need to be able to quickly scale their offerings according to demand - using a BlueFire Hosted Cloud solution means service providers have access to a pool of resources that can grow or shrink along with demand, without the cost or stress.