Cloud Cruiser Announces Multi-Cloud Financial Analytics for Cisco's Latest Hybrid Cloud Offering

Cloud Cruiser's financial analytics help enterprises and service providers maximize the new capabilities available with Cisco Intelligent Automation for Cloud 4.0

Jan 31, 2014, 08:05 ET from Cloud Cruiser

SILICON VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloud Cruiser, the pioneer in cloud financial management, announced at Cisco Live Milan this week support for Cisco Intelligent Automation for Cloud (IAC) 4.0 and Prime Portal 10.0.


Cisco's latest release provides significant enhancements to their cloud platform, with integrated infrastructure management, enhanced service catalog capabilities, granular consumption data, and multi-cloud support, including management of Amazon Web Services, OpenStack, and VMware vCloud across on-premise and off-premise cloud environments.

"The latest release from Cisco delivers key enabling technologies to support multi- and hybrid-cloud deployments," states Nick van der Zweep, VP of Strategy for Cloud Cruiser. "Cloud Cruiser's integration with IAC 4.0 provides a single pane of glass to enable CIOs and CFOs to perform financial analysis across their entire computing environment, such as cloud cost comparisons, demand forecasting, profit and loss, and more."

Cloud Cruiser's cloud financial management solution was architected for on-demand, scalable hybrid cloud environments.  The product supports public cloud platforms, such as AWS and Windows Azure, and private clouds like VMware vCloud, OpenStack and HP CloudSystem.  Cloud Cruiser offers granular metering of hybrid cloud environments, agile pricing models, and billing automation, as well as a robust suite of decision analytics designed to help companies transform their IT businesses into more efficient and profitable enterprises.

Cloud Cruiser is a member of the Cisco Developer Network.

About Cloud Cruiser

Cloud Cruiser offers an innovative cloud financial management solution that was built for the cloud economy. It maximizes freedom of choice for enterprises and service providers by providing dynamic financial intelligence, chargeback, and billing across heterogeneous IT environments. The solution is used by finance and IT professionals to achieve the low cost promise of the cloud and maximize profitability.

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