vCloud Powered Service: Seamless migration between Private workloads (on Vmware) to Public Cloud Services
India's first vCloud Powered Service.
Cloud Setup hosted in India. Fastest and least latency access within India
Yes. Mumbai & Bangalore. Coming up in Noida as well.
No. nearest site is Singapore
Yes. Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi
DR ready Cloud Infrastructure at Geographic Distant locations in India.
DC-DR Plans available on fully automated 2 site setup. Also offers DR-as-a-Service
Multi Zone data availability options, No Automated DR ready Cloud infrastructure
Two Site setup, but no DR ready cloud plans. Offers DR-as-a-Service
2 Site Store (A-sync. Storage Replication) Service in India
Storage across Mumbai and Bangalore with ready replication
No setup in India. Available in other locations.
No information on Storage replication between two Cloud sites
Ability to integrate with your owned physical infra. Allows you to Protect your investments.
Hybrid cloud with Vmware vCLOUD & HP Cloudagile integration.
Hybrid Cloud options available
Hardware based Firewall & load balancer context per customer
Available. Offers both Software as well Hardware based context
No - Software based
Not with Public Cloud. Only as dedicated model.
Support for Single, Two and Three tier architecture on Public Cloud with vShild and Hardware Firewall Context
Supports all three architectures with Multi-layer firewall.
Both Private (MPLS) as well as Public Network accessibility to Cloud setup
Converged network access across private / public network
No. Only internet, IPSEC over internet & Direct connect from AWS Sites to nearest POP's
Private Network with Public Cloud not available. Supported with HybriCloud
Secure access through 2 Factor / Radius / AAA authentication with LDAP / AD.
Supports RSA 2 Factor authentication on pay per use basis.
RSA or 02 factor services with Cloud Services not available
DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service Attack) services
Limited Protection against DDoS attacks
Integrated Network offerings across Primary and DR Cloud setup
Does not offer Network services
Does not offer Network services. To be subscribed from other providers
Support for both Virtual and Dedicated compute capacities as part of Cloud stack
Not available with public cloud.
Ability to run your own Security compliances / Audits
Supported. Sify Cloudinfinit has been audited by leading Audit firms.
Not feasible. Not sure where and how data is stored
Not Applicable for Public Cloud
Hypervisor Technology Deployed
Vmware. First vCloud service provider
Open stack. Xen
Tier Storage stack - Performance Storage (for OLTP/high IOPS) and Economy (for low IOPS/Backup)
Tier Storage services for all type of workloads
IOPS driven Storage Charged Separately, Bundles only Capacity Storage
SAN , NAS & Object storage options available
Geographic Load Balancing (GSLB) Cloud offering
Tape Backup Services with off-site fire Proof vaulting
No Tape Backup or Fireproof vaulting. Only disk based backup available
Service offerings with Vmware Site Recovery Manager (Data Replication tool)
Yes. All Cloud setups at Sify are ready with Vmware SRM sync capability
Information not known
Service Level Agreement (SLA) Methodology
Services with differentiated SLA (99.5% to 99.99%) for simple to critical workloads
No SLA for single site Cloud setup. SLA's for Few Components charged separately.
Single type SLA for all services. No differentiation on workloads, criticality.
SLA for Performance Guarantee
Offers both Availability and Performance Guarantee
No SLA for performance
No SLA for performance
SLA (%age and Term)
99.5% 99.99% monthly
99.95% (monthly) (but for DC power and network only)
Service Outage Credit
Enterprise Grade SLA with clear outage credit matrix. Offers up to 100% of service credit for failure.
5% of the fees for each 30 minutes of network or data centre downtime, max 100%
Service Credits for VM's on the basis of "Data Center Network and Power availability", not on the actual cloud services
Minimum Outage Duration (in a month)
Suit of Managed Services / Professional Support Services such as Migration assistance, OS / DB Management as Add-on
24/7 Support. InfraManage by default
(Forums, Online Resources, live Helpdesk), for $400/month
24/7 Helpdesk, but no InfraManage included by default
No. of vCPUs available
1/ 2/ 4/ 8/ 16/ 24 /32
1 / 2/ 4 / 8
1/ 2/ 4/ 6
Max RAM per VM
upto 64 GB RAM
upto 64.8 GB
upto 32 GB RAM
Maximum Storage Possible (depends on OS compatibility)
Up to 6 TB or more
Specifics not none
Persistent Storage (default)
Zimbra Email Offerings on cloud
Support for over 40+ Operating System environment on cloud including Solaris 10.
Very limited. Support only 8-10 OS environment
Available. But limited or no templates for DB
Widest range of support for Database / application environment on Cloud
upto 64 GB RAM
Limited to simple, generic workloads
Limited to simple workloads
Secure Remote Connect and Secure Site (IPSEC) connect services
Available on per remote user / per remote site basis
Only IPSEC offering
Spedifics not known
Hardware Appliance based IDS / IPS protection layer per customer
Optional. Requires dedicated setup
Security - VA & PT Services
Provide MPLS Network services
2 Factor Authentication (RSA) integrated with Cloud Stack
DDoS Protection Services
3rd party Cloud Security Audit Allowed
Not on Public Cloud setup. (only on Private Cloud)
Backup Services (Tape and Disk Based)
Offers both Tape & Disk backup with fireproof vaulting and multi year retention
No (only snapshots)
No Tape backup or vaulting. Offers only disk backup
Remote Backup Services
Yes - Limited
End-user Experience Analytics
Yes. We also offers Application performance monitoring