We have included management of data center and managed services also include.g. Rackspace offering.ScaleXtreme new focus on IT management systems based on the cloud.
The Palo Alto company backed by Accel Partners, a venture capital firm.
ScaleXtreme an investment loss of $ 2.5 million in a Series A round in August 2010. The co-founders started and sold several companies succeed. CTO Balaji Srinivasa is the main architect for BladeLogic before it was sold to BMC. CEO Nand Mulchandani founded and sold several business startups in the past and also the CEO of OpenDNS and EIR at Accel.
Competitors of Kleiner Perkins Caufield companies including backing Puppet Labs & Byers; and ScienceLogic has received funding from New Enterprise Associates (NEA).
This method is based on cloud computing for data automatically want to do the same as what has been done to Salesforce CRM: alternative implementations million dollars that it took five minutes per month with a download that can have a computer that is managed from the cloud in minutes. The pricing is expected to be a tenth, with an estimated $ 150 per year per machine. This service will work both on servers inside data centers of companies and virtual servers on Amazon’s data centers and cloud computing other.
CEO Mulchandani see data center automation is a greenfield opportunity to launch a cloud-based businesses, such as CRM was a decade ago: “The space has shrunk to very long deployment cycles, and millions of dollars spent on deployment. Nothing has happened in the automated data center. The bigger boys, like IBM and EMC, is tuned to on premise. for them, the clouds are bolt-on, not built from the ground up. A lot of people are turning to 100 or 1,000 to 10,000 servers on Amazon explosion and then they leave. the older products are not designed for rapid escalation and escalation of the machinery. ”
Although the space is getting more crowded, there is definitely an exciting opportunity in the cloud to manage enterprise data center, especially if the market can be attacked with lower prices .
ScaleXtreme is building the next generation of systems management products delivered as a cloud service.
Built from the ground in order to simplify and expand the social, ScaleXtreme product to change the way IT administrators manage Amazon EC2 virtual machines, VMware and physical servers. ScaleXtreme was founded by a group of experts in enterprise software and systems management, including Bladelogic and VMware, and is backed by Accel Partners.