November 28, 2012
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 28 – Enhancing visibility into Amazon Web Services (AWS), Datapipe, a global provider of managed services and infrastructure for outsourced IT and cloud computing, today announced its partnership with Newvem, a leader in providing cloud analytics for AWS customers. "Datapipe Cloud Reports powered by Newvem" combines Datapipe's Managed AWS service with Newvem's cloud service analytics, to offer Datapipe customers an integrated dashboard view of service availability, security, spend efficiency and utilization with one-click access to Datapipe support for decision support on insights, and implementation of recommendations.
"There is more to cloud usage than simply looking at costs," said Zev Laderman, CEO & Co-Founder, Newvem. "We have joined forces with Datapipe to provide their customers with new insights into cloud utilization and align AWS resources to better support business performance. Or simply put: increase agility, security, and ROI from the cloud."
This enhanced view into cloud operations enables CEOs, CIOs and CTOs to clearly understand the full scope of their managed cloud services. Insights include:
Cloud-based operations are complex and require expert governance to run effectively. Ed Laczynski, VP Cloud Strategy at Datapipe elaborates, "The mission-critical solutions that our customers rely on us to run on cloud services like AWS, require persistent analysis and evaluation to ensure proper availability, resiliency, security, and governance. The Newvem partnership extends our ability to provide insight on the AWS environments and enables our customers to achieve an efficient, effective and secure cloud experience."
Datapipe Cloud Reports powered by Newvem, offers all Datapipe Managed AWS customers' proprietary and personalized analytics on AWS usage patterns. Additional information presented on the dashboard include:
Datapipe is an AWS re:Invent conference Silver Sponsor and will be showcasing its Stratosphere Cloud and Managed AWS offerings at booth #412, November 27th - 29th, at The Venetian, Las Vegas, NV. Newvem is an AWS re:Invent conference Gold Sponsor and will be at booth #407.
Newvem enables CTOs, IT managers, and DevOps to profit from the cloud by syncing cloud deployment with business performance. Helping AWS users to ensure that their cloud grows with revenues and shrinks with decreasing demand, "Newvem Analytics" analyzes AWS cloud behavior, reveals insights related to costs, assets and risks, and recommends solutions to manage their cloud more efficiently and effectively. It's free and available as a web and native iOS app. The company is led by industry professionals and has raised $4M in Series A funding with participation from Greylock Partners, Eric Schmidt's Innovation Endeavors, and Index Ventures.
Datapipe offers a single provider solution for managing and securing mission-critical IT services, including cloud computing, infrastructure as a service, platform as a service, colocation and data centers. Datapipe delivers those services from the world's most influential technical and financial markets including New York metro, Silicon Valley, London, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
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