ELCA Cloud - IaaS Features

Built for maximum scalability and highest deployment flexibility

 

Compute

Our compute service is the core of the Cloud platform, as it manages the deployment of virtual machines (also called instances) on ELCA Cloud. Built for maximum scalability, our hosts are equipped with 2nd generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors family Gold edition - which provide consistent performance for diverse workloads - and DDR4 Memory, delivering great performance, reliability, and efficiency.

Key features:

  • Scalability, creating instances from 1 to 16 vCPU and up to 32 GB RAM,
  • Flexibility, using on the fly resizing to adapt to growing application demand,
  • Private Catalogue, enabling custom sized instances to meet your specific needs
  • Security, using backup and restore from snapshots
  • Per hour pricing with reductions for long term commitment
  • Bring your own OS image

Thanks to the OpenStack image services (Glance), our customers can deploy compute instance from a catalogue of standard Operating Systems including Window Server, CentOS, Debian, Fedora Cloud, Fedora CoreOS and Ubuntu. Our customers can also import their own image within their private catalogue for different purposes, such as:

  • to use Operating Systems distribution flavors and versions not found in the standard catalogue,
  • to include their selected applications, middleware or security software to ensure every Cloud deployment is in compliance with their IT standards.
Storage

ELCA Cloud’s storage service provides a high performance, highly available and fault-tolerant block storage for your compute instances. The software defined storage is based on the Ceph technology ; data is stored on high-speed SSDs and leverage our fast 10Gb/s interconnect network. ELCA’ s Cloud Service can thus provide maximum flexibility and agility, to meet the requirements of your most demanding applications.

 

Key features:

  • Flexibility, attaching or move volumes to any compute instance
  • Scalability, using on-the-fly capacity extension
  • Snapshots management, to backup, restore and copy data to create new storage volumes
  • Seamless encryption, using Cinder and Key Management
  • Storage Quota, to provide fine control over storage consumption
  • High reliability and fault-tolerance
  • Per hour pricing

Network

ELCA Cloud provides our customers with full control over their network topology and architecture, with the ability to create multiple single-tenant networks and connect multiple compute instances to them. With the OpenStack Software defined Network technology (Neutron), you can create routers, interconnect many networks and allocate floating IPs for external connectivity.

 

Thanks to ELCA Cloud expertise delivering hybrid cloud and migration projects, interconnect your cloud network with your on-premises or corporate networks, and use direct link to hyper cloud providers (AWS, Azure, GCP).

 

Key features:

  • Security, using dedicated networks for each customer project,
  • Segmentation, connecting servers to specific networks,
  • Automated IP allocation, ensuring consistent and simplified IP Management,
  • Floating IPs, providing full control over your public IP usage,
  • Scalability and reliability, using load balancers to manage traffic to your applications.
  • No charge for network deployment and usage within ELCA Cloud
  • Per GB pricing for outgoing Internet traffic.

Traffic to applications and services can be managed with our Cloud Load Balancer Service based on OpenStack Octavia, to distribute the load across their compute instance and optimize their application and content delivery. You can reduce downtime and scale application quickly by using automatic or on-demand scaling.

Contact: Our IaaS experts

By continuing to browse this site, you accept the use of cookies or similar technologies whose purpose is to produce statistics on visits to our site (tests and measurement of visitor numbers, visit frequency, page views and performance) and to offer you content and promotions which will be of interest to you.

Our cookie policy has been updated. Feel free to manage your preferences.

close
save

Manage your cookie preferences

Update your cookie preferences

Find out about the type of cookies stored on your device, accept or block them for the entire site, all services or on a service-by-service basis.

OK, accept all

Visitor flow

These cookies provide us with insight into traffic sources and allow us to better understand our visitors anonymously.

(Google Analytics and CrazyEgg)

New

Sharing tool

Social media cookies allow content sharing on your preferred networks.

(ShareThis)

New

Visitor understanding

These cookies are used to track visitors across websites.

The intention is to enable us to offer more relevant, targeted content to existing contacts (ClickDimensions) and display ads that are relevant and engaging for users (Facebook Pixels).

 

New
For more information about these cookies and our cookie policy, click here