Leverage and extend your vSphere environment to deliver desktop and application workloads. Contour’s DaaS extends the power of virtualization with virtual compute, storage, networking and security to drive down costs, enhance the user experience, and deliver greater business agility.Contour DaaS with VMware NSX enables you to quickly and simply set up networking security policies for end users that stays with them across devices and locations regardless of any changes in the underlying physical infrastructure.
Contour Cloud makes it easy to manage your infrastructure by eliminating the need for up-front investments and avoiding the complexity of maintaining, patching, and managing your environment.
Spin up a desktop in less than 5 minutes. Contour Cloud provides user with the ability to spin up VMs. When users access the Contour Cloud, they will have a menu of item to choose from. Take advantage of a modern desktop and application delivery architecture that delivers desktops in seconds, reduces storage and operational costs with truly stateless desktops and ensure painless application packaging and installation.
Strong Management Capabilities. Contour Cloud offers a choice of bundles providing different amounts of CPU, memory, and solid-state storage so you choose the right amount of resources for your requirements. Contour Cloud comes with variety of operating systems to choose from or you can run your own operating system.
Easy-to-Use Interface. Because Contour Cloud resides in the cloud, users can access their desktops from any supported device, including Windows and Mac computers, Chromebooks, iPads, Fire tablets, and Android tablets. Contour Cloud can also be accessed using Web Access through Chrome and Firefox web browsers.
Contour Cloud securely integrates with your corporate Active Directory so that your users can continue using their existing enterprise credentials to seamlessly access company resources. This also makes it easy to manage using familiar systems management tools.
Using a template-based service makes deployments simpler, more orderly, and predictable instead of deploying each element of an application (e.g. security groups, instances, database servers, and load balancers) separately and by hand. Whether you are provisioning, updating or deprovisioning infrastructure, or deploying your application to other locations, templates make the process simpler and more predictable. See, feel and touch your data. Let’s keep IT Simple with Contour Cloud.
Deploy applications close to your employees. It is important to have choice when deploying applications, to place them close to your users or customers, ensuring the lowest possible latency and best user experience.
Maintain and ensure data locality – Many customers have regulatory or policy requirements that govern where their data must reside. Maintaining compliance with these regulations or policies requires that you know that data locality will be maintained. Contour Cloud offers a choice of many different geographically-isolated Regions located all over the US. You decide where to place your data: it is not replicated to other regions and doesn’t move unless you choose to move it.
Transform static desktops into secure, digital workspaces that can be delivered on demand. Provision virtual or remote desktops and applications through a single VDI and app virtualization platform to streamline management and easily entitle end users..
Consolidate control, delivery and protection of end user compute resources with policies that dynamically adapt to the end user’s computing environment. Leverage virtual networking to simply and dynamically protect data center infrastructure and workloads.