CliQr Technologies Announces Breakthrough in Transparently Connecting and Coordinating Enterprises With the Cloud
CliQr Technologies, the leader in enabling business applications to be moved, managed and secured from any physical or cloud environment to any private, public or hybrid cloud, today announced CloudCenter Connect. An integrated component of its CloudCenter platform, CloudCenter Connect transparently connects and coordinates interdependent applications, data sources and services residing in on-premise physical or virtualized environments with those on private, public or hybrid clouds. With CloudCenter Connect, businesses can intelligently place and manage workloads and information where it makes most sense, while enabling these physical and cloud environments to transparently work together as one.
According to Forrester Research, Inc., "Forrester forecasts that the global market for cloud computing will grow from $40.7 billion in 2011 to more than $241 billion in 2020. With cloud computing attracting such high public attention, strategists are under pressure to craft solid business plans that prepare their companies for cloud market success."1
CliQr Technologies CloudCenter Connect takes cloud computing to the next level for businesses. It connects and coordinates interdependent datacenters and cloud resources including applications, data sources, and services such as integration with systems management tools, SSO, SAML, LDAP, active directory, license and printing services, and update processes. CloudCenter Connect provides process-specific tunneling that ensures secure connections between the enterprise and the cloud without the need to open the VPN or modify the firewall settings.
"Real-world enterprise-class cloud computing means being able to securely deploy and coordinate resources and services fluidly between on-premise and cloud environments," said Mr. Gaurav Manglik, CEO and co-founder of CliQr Technologies. "CloudCenter Connect is unique in the market and helps businesses take the next big step forward and use the cloud as a real, in-line operational tool."