Private & Public Cloud

Public Cloud: Infrastructure

The hardware infrastructure of the Hosting Solutions Public Cloud

Hosting Solutions'Public Cloud Computing is delivered through the primary data centre in Florence.

As for the other clusters (server batteries), the one allocated for cloud computing is proactively monitored H24 with an automated system that reports any anomalies directly to the technical staff. The Hosting Solutions infrastructure is based on DELL machines with at least 96 GB of RAM for the computational part and NAS/SAN NetApp enterprise level for storage management.

As a quality policy, Hosting Solutions does not apply overselling to Cloud Servers: all resources (CPU, RAM and disk space) are 100% guaranteed.

Below is a summary of the features of Hosting Solutions' Cloud infrastructure.

  • Hardware: latest generation multiprocessor DELL server
  • Storage: storage based on enterprise-class SAN (Storage Area Nerwork) NetApp connected to cloud servers via optical fibre
  • Network: redundant connectivity with 4 national carriers
  • Nodes: automatic management of the allocation of new instances according to the load
  • Software: OpenStack and KVM Hypervisor for Cloud Servers

OpenStack, a standard for cloud computing

Hosting Solutions’ entire Cloud Computing infrastructure is delivered via OpenStack, the opensource platform supported by over 150 IT giants worldwide, while KVM is used as a hypervisor (cloud server virtualization technology)

Information security management system

Genesys Informatica SRL is a UNI EN ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 27001, ISO/IEC 27017, ISO/IEC 27018 ccertified company that has equipped itself with internal procedures (certifying them) for the prevention, management and resolution of any problem related to the use of its services

Any security incidents are managed by the technical support team (telephone/ticket) and coordinated by system administrators appointed by Genesys Informatica.