Qatari-based Aspire Zone Foundation operating in international sports industry has a large IT department with over 200 developers on board. It requires flexible infrastructure to be able to respond to business requests quickly and cost-effectively.
Predica provided a Private Cloud with a self-service portal and the System Center solution for the software development environment. It was deployed and set up on a hardware infrastructure including 16 host servers. The project scope referred to delivering functionalities such as Failover Cluster for Virtualization, Management solution for automatic virtual infrastructure provisioning, Web-based Self-Service portal, Performance monitoring for a virtual environment, IaaS solution in Public Cloud.
The System Center and the concept of the private cloud with a self-service portal
Technologies used: Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V, System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 R2 (SCVMM), System Center App Controller 2012 R2 (SCAC), System Center Operations Manager 2012 R2 (SCOM), System Center Orchestrator 2012 R2 (SCO), System Center Service Provider Foundation 2012 R2 (SPF), Windows Azure Pack (WAP), SQL Server 2012 SP1, Windows Azure