Mumbai: HP and Sify Technologies Ltd, on Thursday entered into an agreement to power SIFY’s On-Demand cloud services using HP’s converged infrastructure.
This arrangement will allow Sify to provide demand-based computing services on a pay per use or flexible contract model.
“Customers using the new service will be able to accelerate time-to-market and reduce cost by leveraging IT services on the fly, without making substantial capital investments in technology,” Sify’s executive president, Enterprise Business, P J Nath, told reporters here.
He said there was an immense demand from industries for new ways to source technology and avoid upfront costs.
“Sify’s new cloud service will enable our customers to source IT-as-a-Service without compromising on performance, security and control,” Nath said.
HP’s Director, Enterprise Service, Storage and Networking, Som Satsangi, said the technology would help in minimising costs and improving efficiency and becoming adaptive to market changes.