Dell Technologies announced the availability of Dell APEX Cloud Platform for Microsoft AzureHybrid cloud platform that allows you to use Azure Arc integrate the infrastructure on site with Azure and manage it as if it were part of the cloud.
The Dell APEX Cloud Platform for Microsoft Azure is now available
The Dell APEX Cloud Platform extends Azure management tools to your infrastructure on site through Azure Arcand offers the opportunity to do so Develop applications with AKS (Azure Kubernetes Services), so they are natively prepared to operate in a hybrid cloud environment. An additional benefit is that security policies can also be more easily applied across the entire infrastructure, be it in the public cloud or corporate data centers.
Dell says APEX Cloud Platform Reduces the steps required for installation by 88%. of infrastructure compared to existing integrated systems and consistent with what the cloud offers compared to traditional infrastructure.
The platform promises better management of the lifecycle of software and hardware, with new versions and patches available within four hours of Microsoft’s release. Automatic cluster expansion is also enabled. It will also soon be possible to access edge products such as the Dell PowerEdge XR4000 as well as software-defined storage solutions to ensure better scalability.
The new Dell APEX Cloud Platform ushers in a new category of solutions for Azure Stack HCI: Best-in-class solution for Microsoft Azure Stack HCI. As the company says in the press release, “This category of solutions only includes platforms that offer the fastest Time to create value for Azure Hybrid Cloud”.