|By Macel Legaspi||
|March 26, 2012 12:10 PM EDT||
Jesus Romero, Head of Globe Business at Globe Telecom proclaimed that a "tidal wave is coming". Increasing demands for applications, enterprise consumerism, and big data are transforming the IT landscape. In a speech at the Own Your Cloud product launch, Romero disclosed that "Globe is a pioneer in cloud delivery not just in the Philippines, but in Asia Pacific for bringing to market a state-of-the-art Dynamic Infrastructure Services (DIS)" designed to provide rapidly scalable computing power and resources to businesses.
The service runs technology developed by Morphlabs, an award-winning cloud solutions provider, that bagged $5 million in Series C funding September last year. "Dynamic Infrastructure Services allow businesses to start small," said Winston Damarillo, Founder and CEO of Morphlabs. "In fact, it allows you to grow your business with zero CapEx."
Dynamic Infrastructure Services equip businesses with a turnkey solution that combines software and hardware components of a private cloud that allow them to "create and deploy enterprise applications quickly and painlessly".
At the launch, Morphlabs demonstrated how fast one could launch 10 servers at the same time. "With DIS, you reduce IT complexities by leveraging fully-tested converged components to build blazing-fast high-performance private clouds," said Damarillo.
Globe is also inviting developers to join a hackathon aimed to explore the Dynamic Infrastructure Services platform. Up to P700,000 worth of prizes and 2 months of computing time using DIS await the winning teams. Interested parties may contact: [email protected].
“We bring in new services such as cloud computing to make sure that the enterprise market in the Philippines is kept abreast and has access to the most advanced, relevant ICT solutions available in the market today. With Cloud Solutions, our clients can reap all the benefits such as flexibility, security and cost-efficiency, and more importantly, they can now focus more on making their businesses grow,” added Romero.
"We're thrilled to be working with Globe in delivering a revolutionary first-in-Asia technology that's engineered right here in the Philippines," said Damarillo. For more information about Morphlabs, please visit www.morphlabs.com.
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