Successful end to the first year of CloudSME

Introduction Small-to-medium sized manufacturing and engineering enterprises considering product development or process optimisation simulation find it prohibitively expensive to access such products and services, often requiring a considerable commitment of time alongside a high financial barrier to entry. The use of simulation requires expertise, infrastructure procurement and ongoing maintenance costs, not to mention software licensing […]

New cloud location, drive snapshots, meta data support and more

We’re now live in Washington DC Since we launched our Las Vegas cloud location in September, 2011, we’ve seen a steady growth of North American customers. As many of these customers are shifting more and more of their compute resources over to our cloud, a common request has been the ability to have compute resources […]

Introducing server contextualization

We’re excited to announce the support for server contextualization. This means that you can post various meta data to either your server or drive definition (via the API), and then read it back from within the actual server. This has been a popular feature request, since it is applicable to a wide array of tasks. […]