Fix The Problems You Don’t Yet Have
BCX Business Critical Cloud (powered by Virtustream) is an Enterprise Cloud Solution that hosts, manages and monitors mission critical applications, so all business systems – old or new – can run smoothly at all times.
What is BCX Business Critical Cloud?
BCX Business Critical Cloud is a new kind of Cloud Product, specifically designed to meet the complex needs of medium and large enterprises in South Africa. By combining the security and performance of a Private Cloud with the price and flexibility of a Public Cloud platform, it allows you to improve your responsiveness and performance, while significantly reducing capital and operational expenditure.
As practical as it is powerful, this unique Cloud Platform does not simply accommodate complex business-critical applications, it helps them run faster and more efficiently than ever before.
A partnership to revolutionise Cloud in South Africa
How Will Business Critical Cloud Benefit My Business?
Cut Down on Costs
Save money with genuine consumption-based billing facilitated by Virtustream’s MicroVM technology.
Run enterprise applications at up to twice the speed and stability with application-level Service Level Agreements (SLAs) to ensure availability.
Comprehensive platform security includes intrusion detection and prevention, managed firewalls, and antivirus systems with dashboards providing live feedback.
Keep it Local
Avoid data sovereignty, residency, and latency issues by running all applications from our commercial Tier 4 data centres located in South Africa.
More about BCX Business Critical Cloud
BCX Business Critical Cloud (powered by Virtustream) has been engineered to address the IT issues that businesses face today, and offers the agility, performance, security, resilience, and services to support all their IT systems and functions.
We know what public and private enterprises are looking for a in an enterprise-grade Cloud Platform, and have partnered with one of the world’s leading providers of such Cloud solutions to offer South African businesses a product unlike any other available locally.
By combining BCX’s network, local Tier 4 data centres, and existing Cloud Platforms, with Virtustream’s platform for mission-critical applications and Dell EMC’s storage and converged infrastructure platform, BCX Business Critical Cloud gives customers the capability of integrating current Cloud and on-premise systems in one, state-of-the-art data centre.
By moving their IT operations to the BCX Business Critical Cloud, businesses can save between 30% and 50% on operational expenses, while boosting performance by 20-80%.
Designed and tuned for business-critical, data-intensive apps, BCX Business Critical Cloud features:
SLAs for guaranteed application performance
Comprehensive planning and migration services
A full suite of managed services, including application expertise
Capabilities for large, enterprise, public and private organisations
Medium and large enterprises can enjoy simplified management of complex IT estates with:
Behind-the-scenes or explicit multi-tenant system administration
An enterprise dashboard portal with role-based access controls
Application catalogue and deployment orchestration
A self-service portal
Operations monitoring and reporting
Multi-Level billing and departmental chargeback
The Business Critical Cloud Platform was built from the silicon-layer up with security in mind, including:
RBAC (Role Based Access Control) and multi-factor authentication
Secure, dedicated connectivity options
Dedicated VLANs and security zones within a customer’s environment
Encryption at rest, in use and in motion
Geo-fencing and geo-tagging of data and systems
Continuous logging and compliance
Security managed services including
intrusion detection and prevention, antivirus, and managed firewalls
Compliance services, offering live regulatory compliance and risk posture reporting
Why Choose BCX?
As Africa’s premier end-to-end digital partner, we combine local expertise with international best practices.
Our commercial Tier VI certified data centres are purpose-built with the Enterprise in mind to ensure maximum uptime and performance.
We draw on over 100 years of experience to deliver comprehensive solutions and outstanding service..
Our experts will help you migrate your business systems to the Cloud without any interruptions to your operations.