Big retail company needed to renew IT infrastructure to support Big Data and Online services projects. Existing infrastructure was based on Microsoft/Vmware and required licensing burden optimization.
ITKey proposed new infrastructure architecture based on OpenStack and open source technologies. Implementation of designed private cloud also included PaaS layer with full stack technologies such WSO2 products.
Organization had an issue with document storage which should be used several portal and business applications based on Zimbra, Opentext, Oracle and SalesForce products. Document storage supposed to be avaliable both through API and traditional file systems and be compatible with existing API standards. Public clouds such as Amazon AWS were not an option due to government regulations.
It was decided to use OpenStack Swift SDS solution with Keystone as IDM solution. ITKey developed set of drivers for Swift as an Object Storage and file system for Zimbra and other applications. Management and monitoring were based on out of the box Swift and Keystone tools.
Data center planned to provide public/private cloud services for customers in financial sector. Company expressed needs to build private cloud in data center as well as help to get engineering staff up to speed with cloud management and operation.
ITKey designed private cloud based on OpenStack and open source technologies.
Company uses VMWare products for computing virtualization and decided to add SDN for networking management.
ITKey designed a solution based on OpenStack Neutron project. This required to develop few drivers and management subsystem patches to make it work with VMWare products as well as in-house orchestration.