Global Analyst Insights by Rene Buest

Cloud Anbieter: appzero

By on Februar 10, 2011 in Anbieter @de with 0 Comments

Description

AppZero™ leads the next wave of virtualization in which applications are decoupled from operating systems.

Encapsulating an application and its dependencies in a pre-integrated, self-contained virtual application appliance (VAA), AppZero makes it possible to deliver any application on any server, in time that approaches zero.

VAAs require zero operating system (zeOS) to run optimally on: industry standard hardware (typically a server); in a virtual machine; or in the cloud. This approach dramatically simplifies software deployment, operation, and management by freeing IT from the need to resolve complex OS and VM compatibility issues, library dependencies, or undesirable interactions with other applications.

Application lifecycle automation also becomes far more flexible, less prone to error, and workloads can be provisioned to scale or de-scale to any machine, anywhere. The resultant elastic datacenter is able to seamlessly utilize any cloud, eliminating cloud service lock-in.

Pioneer of the virtual application appliance, AppZero software creates, controls, and maintains VAAs.

The company envisions a world in which VAAs are the standard for frictionless, real-time automation of software distribution and on-going application maintenance. Driving management complexity and the costs associated with that complexity toward zero, the VAA approach makes a compelling argument for our enterprise and ISV clients in this economic environment.

Category

  • Infrastructure as a Service

Products

  • Virtual Application Appliances (VAA) Management

Website

About the Author

About the Author: Rene Buest is Gartner Analyst covering Infrastructure Services & Digital Operations. Prior to that he was Director of Technology Research at Arago, Senior Analyst and Cloud Practice Lead at Crisp Research, Principal Analyst at New Age Disruption and member of the worldwide Gigaom Research Analyst Network. Rene is considered as top cloud computing analyst in Germany and one of the worldwide top analysts in this area. In addition, he is one of the world’s top cloud computing influencers and belongs to the top 100 cloud computing experts on Twitter and Google+. Since the mid-90s he is focused on the strategic use of information technology in businesses and the IT impact on our society as well as disruptive technologies. Rene Buest is the author of numerous professional technology articles. He regularly writes for well-known IT publications like Computerwoche, CIO Magazin, LANline as well as Silicon.de and is cited in German and international media – including New York Times, Forbes Magazin, Handelsblatt, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Wirtschaftswoche, Computerwoche, CIO, Manager Magazin and Harvard Business Manager. Furthermore Rene Buest is speaker and participant of experts rounds. He is founder of CloudUser.de and writes about cloud computing, IT infrastructure, technologies, management and strategies. He holds a diploma in computer engineering from the Hochschule Bremen (Dipl.-Informatiker (FH)) as well as a M.Sc. in IT-Management and Information Systems from the FHDW Paderborn. .

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