Telin builds software-defined data center based on VMware Validated Designs
By Digital News Asia September 21, 2016
- Telin-3 is Asia-Pacific’s first software-defined data centre based on VMware Validated Designs
- Enabled faster deployment of data centre and more efficient IT automation
Telin Singapore needed a robust software-defined architecture for its data centres to support its customers with greater agility, efficiency and security.
Partnering with VMware, Telin Singapore built its latest data centre in Singapore leveraging the VMware products and technologies for SDDC, including VMware vSphere, VMware Virtual SAN, VMware NSX and VMware vRealize Suite.
To accelerate the journey to SDDC, Telin Singapore deployed VMware solutions based on the VMware Validated Design for SDDC which delivers holistic data centre-level designs that span across compute, storage, networking and management.
The data centre, Telin Singapore’s third and largest data centre in the country, meets the highest of industry certifications and standards for faster deployment and more efficient IT automation to meet differing operational requirements and enhance customer service delivery.
“As we focus on enabling our customers and partners to deliver successful IT outcomes through SDDC, VMware Validated Designs blueprints to build and operate a private cloud. The architecture and designs are created by VMware experts, and are constantly validated through stringent quality engineering processes to provide the agility, efficiency and security required today,” said VMware South-East Asia and Korea president Ron Goh (pic right).
As part of the VMware vCloud Air Network, Telin Singapore will be able to extend their premium data centre and cloud services to global businesses looking to expand in Asia using Singapore as a springboard and contributing to the country’s status as a leading economic hub.
“The data centre is developed to address the growing demand for premium data centre services in support of Singapore’s Smart Nation vision, and better enable our customers from both regional and global markets. As such, we wanted to build a data centre that can offer our customers the highest levels of flexibility and agility,” said , Telin Singapore head of Engineering and Operations Freddi Huang.
Telin-3 is Singapore’s first and only data centre to receive Uptime Institute’s Tier-IV design certification.