Storage Made Easy Help Síminn with Their OpenStack Evaluation in the Icelandic Market

SME provide value added services as part of OpenStack Swift evaluation.

London, United Kingdom, January 29, 2015 --( Storage Made Easy have been working with Síminn, an Icelandic Service Provider to help with their OpenStack Swift evaluation. The work included evaluating integration with the Síminn existing LDAP provisioning and also helping with mobile client analysis and concept design.

OpenStack Swift is a multi-tenant highly scalable object storage system. It was designed to store large amounts of unstructured data at a low cost. Swift is becoming increasingly used in the Enterprise as well as with Internet Service Providers (ISP’s).

Jim Liddle, Storage Made Easy CEO, said “We have solid skills in working with OpenStack Swift and are able to help customers in such evaluations. Although we have our own Enterprise File Share and Sync product for Swift we can also provide professional services around OpenStack Swift as well as dedicated Swift Desktop and Mobile Apps, which can be branded and adapted as the customer requires.”

Davíð Gunnarsson, Síminn Director of Data Services, said “Storage Made Easy helped us understand what was possible with our OpenStack Swift evaluation and in their OpenStack professional services offerings.”

About Síminn:

Founded in 1906 Síminn has kept the Icelandic nation connected for over a century. Síminn provides communication solutions to private and corporate clients in Iceland. Síminn offers a range of services for the home, whether for mobile on the largest 3G/4G network in Iceland, home phones, Internet connections or television. It offers communications and IT solutions for companies of all sizes.

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About Storage Made Easy (SME):

Storage Made Easy is the trading name of Vehera LTD who has offices in the UK, USA and Switzerland. The SME solution allows IT to regain control of “cloud data sprawl” by unifying private/public company data and privately used employee cloud data solutions into a single converged infrastructure.

This can easily be managed and be used to set and enforce governance and audit controls for file access and sharing in addition to providing deep content search of indexed data.

This approach provided a solution to the “shadow IT” conundrum and makes it possible for companies to find a balance between the protection of corporate data and employee data by allowing businesses to monitor, secure and audit all data silos, be they private or cloud or company or employee, from a single access point.

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