As a cloud service provider with several cloud environments, Liberty Center One faced a lot of challenges because of a complicated management process for customers’ projects, numerous updates of a variety of cloud platforms and comprehensive IT infrastructures. After partnering with Hystax, Liberty Center One created a meaningful change in their approach to cloud migration and disaster recovery and brought exceptional services to more customers. Hystax’s software helped to reduce migration projects timelines from days or weeks to a few hours and enabled cloud upgrade by providing internal migrations.
Liberty Center One was aimed to fasten an onboarding process for new SMB and enterprise customers into their clouds and find a solid and cost-efficient disaster recovery solution. Offering several platforms, like VMware and OpenStack, Liberty Center One also needed a solution to perform internal cloud migration projects (from VMware to OpenStack, and between different OpenStack versions after regular updates). Meeting all these requirements in one user-friendly interface was a desired solution.
Implementing cloud transformation projects on daily basis, Liberty Center One faced the following challenges:
Liberty Center One tested a wide variety of migration and DR solutions but none of them could meet all the requirements, except Hystax Acura.
Being 100% partner-centric, Hystax is the only vendor who offers its partners a fully multi-tenant and white-label capable customer portal with billing to provide their customers with DRaaS and migration – aaS out of the box. With an ability to manage an unlimited number of projects simultaneously, Hystax Acura has become a single pane of glass for Liberty Center One.
It is a fully-automated and reliable way to lift-and-shift all types of workloads without experiencing downtime or complications arising during digital transformation projects.
Hystax provides its partners with an ability to:
Liberty Center One uses Hystax Acura in its cloud migration and disaster recovery projects. As a CSP who provides several cloud environments to enterprise customers – VMware and OpenStack – they use Hystax Acura in both ways:
Moving existing customers from Liberty Center One VMware cloud to their OpenStack cloud internally makes them save huge amounts of money because of not having to pay anymore for VMware licences.
Liberty Center One performs 100 migrations per month, and the amount of machines protected with DR and the number of migration cases is gaining momentum and growing month by month.
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Liberty Center One specializes in delivering high availability environments and data protection solutions serving customers via three hardened data centers in Detroit, Cincinnati and Dallas. They focus on providing solutions centered on public cloud, private cloud and colocation services. Liberty is a trusted resource of customers of all sizes in a variety of industries including banking, manufacturing, logistics, software development, telecommunications, marketing, franchising, real estate, and professional services.