SoftLayer provides cloud infrastructure as a service, they have growing numbers of data centers across regions. IBM Softlayer have unbounded list of customers ranging from Startups to Enterprises.
IBM Softlayer services include bare metal servers, virtual servers, networking, turnkey big data solutions, and more. Solutions offered by Softlayer includes Big Data, Digital Marketing, E-commerce, Gaming, Government, Private Clouds and Reseller Hosting.
– One can choose a range of scalable storage options on a secure private network with available replication. Storage options are fully customizable and include object, SAN, NAS, CDN and QuantaStor.
– Users can update, provision or configure the network resources as requirements dictate. Customers can access the VPN to SoftLayer using DirectLink or through physical connections in 24 data centers
– The platform has a range of options for physical and operational security, including offers of hardware-assisted security upon request
– Development options of SoftLayer include messages and notification to make converting video for content distribution and mail relay service scalable and easier automation, audio and scalability.
– Customers can use all management tools SoftLayer on physical and virtual servers. The imaging server, recovery and testing tools are all automated. Monitoring and reporting integrates the SoftLayer’s more than 200 services.