We have the capabilities to deliver any cloud solution you need. Whether it's private cloud, multi-cloud, hybrid cloud, customized to turnkey, Lenovo delivers transformative products and professional services to cover it all.
Your path to cloud agility
Various cloud models can be used to meet your unique business priorities.
A private cloud solution might be right if you want the agility of the cloud but control and privacy of your application workloads and data. It can be deployed on a single operating platform, or employ a multi-cloud approach, leveraging the strengths of several platforms.
A hybrid cloud approach can enable truly seamless operations and workload mobility across multiple cloud environments, including both private and public.
Approach to cloud
Google Cloud's Anthos with Lenovo ThinkAgile
Lenovo, working with Google Cloud, has validated Anthos on Lenovo's ThinkAgile platform. This solution will enable Lenovo customers to get a consistent Kubernetes experience between Google Cloud and their on-premises environments. Users will be able to manage their Kubernetes clusters and enforce policy consistently across hybrid cloud environments.
Choose your path to cloud with Lenovo
Our cloud infrastructure products and engineered solutions, combined with our Lenovo professional services, can deliver every aspect of your cloud transformation project.
To help you navigate the options, we're excited to share our cloud assessment tool. Take a few minutes to consider some key aspects of developing a cloud strategy for your organization.
Based on your answers, we'll suggest an approach to a successful outcome.
ThinkAgile systems powered by Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors
Customized, simplified, and turnkey cloud solutions
ThinkAgile CP composable cloud
ThinkAgile CP provides an all-in-one, fully-integrated, on-premise private cloud environment. ThinkAgile CP components are pre- qualified for interoperability, interconnected, and pre-configured to deliver a simple, turnkey cloud experience across multiple sites. ThinkAgile CP includes deployment services and features automated lifecycle management, along with end-to-end automation, self-service, automated networking services, and application marketplace, precision resource composability, and independent scaling of compute, storage, and network capacity. Explore product information.
ThinkAgile SXM solutions for Azure
ThinkAgile SXM provides a pre-integrated solution for the Microsoft Azure Stack on-premise and hybrid cloud platform. ThinkAgile SXM combines pre-qualified server and networking hardware to deliver a turnkey cloud system including end-to-end automation and self-service portals. ThinkAgile SXM shares seamless platform services, hybrid cloud operations, and an application marketplace with the Microsoft Azure public cloud. Explore product information.
ThinkAgile solutions for Nutanix
ThinkAgile HX Certified Nodes and Appliances deliver validated hardware platforms that are engineered and pre-qualified for the Nutanix Acropolis software and its supported hypervisors. ThinkAgile HX Appliance includes Acropolis licensing along with ThinkAgile deployment services while certified nodes enable customers to leverage independent Nutanix licensing. Both HX certified nodes and appliances include preloaded Acropolis software, ready for setup. Explore product information.
ThinkAgile solutions for Microsoft
ThinkAgile MX Certified Nodes deliver validated hardware platforms that are engineered and pre-qualified for Microsoft Azure Stack HCI based on Windows Server 2019, or WSSD based on Windows Server 2016. These certified nodes enable customers to leverage independent Microsoft licensing.
ThinkAgile solutions for VMware
ThinkAgile VX Certified Nodes and Appliances deliver validated hardware platforms that are engineered and pre-qualified for VMware vSphere, vSAN and VCF software. ThinkAgile VX Appliance includes vSphere and vSAN licensing along with ThinkAgile deployment services while certified nodes enable customers to leverage independent VMware licensing. Both VX certified nodes and appliances include preloaded vSphere and vSAN software, ready for setup. Explore product information.
ThinkSystem solutions for OpenStack
Reference architectures for deploying Red Hat OpenStack Platform or SUSE OpenStack Cloud on ThinkSystem hardware enable organizations to easily adopt the open source OpenStack cloud orchestration software to simplify the system architecture and infrastructure management, and reduce deployment and maintenance costs.
Customize your own cloud
Design your own cloud with ThinkSystem servers, switches, and storage
Red Hat OpenStack Platform with ThinkSystem Servers
SUSE OpenStack Cloud with ThinkSystem Servers
VMware Software Defined Data Center with ThinkSystem Servers
VMware vCloud Suite with ThinkSystem Servers
Lenovo Design for VMware vCloud Suite with ThinkAgile HX
Build your diversified cloud strategy with simplified building blocks
Microsoft Azure Stack HCI
ThinkAgile MX Certified Node
ThinkAgile MX for Microsoft Azure Stack HCI lets you use Windows System Center Suite along with custom tools & automation to deliver both private cloud and multi-cloud models. Windows Admin Center can be used to administer VMs hosted within an on-premise cloud built upon ThinkAgile MX as well as those hosted within the Microsoft Azure Public Cloud. Windows Admin Center also integrates with Azure Public Cloud functions for hybrid data center operations.
ThinkAgile VX Certified Node and Appliance
ThinkAgile VX allows you to use VMware vRealize Suite to deliver both private cloud and multi-cloud models. VMware has also partnered with IBM and AWS to deliver the VMware SDDC platform hosted public cloud infrastructure as a managed service. VMware Cloud (VMC) on IBM or AWS delivers a common SDDC operating platform with an on-premise implementation, enabling seamless Hybrid Cloud operation.
ThinkAgile HX Certified Node and Appliance
With ThinkAgile HX, you can use Nutanix Prism Central, Calm orchestration, Flow micro-segmentation, and other tools to deliver both private cloud and multi-cloud models. Nutanix also offers public cloud-connected storage features and directly hosts a portfolio of data replication, DR, and other services for hybrid data center operations.
ThinkAgile turnkey cloud systems
Rapidly achieve cloud agility for your business with ThinkAgile pre-integrated, turnkey cloud systems like ThinkAgile SXM (Azure Stack) for hybrid cloud with Microsoft Azure and ThinkAgile CP Series for unified, multi-site composable private cloud.
Your needs are specific, and our expert consultants and technicians can meet them with their extensive industry experience and deep technical knowledge
Design the best strategy for your enterprise. We'll work with you to find the right solution for your unique business needs.
Accelerate your time to productivity. We'll help you streamline implementation of new technologies so you can focus on your business.
Safeguard your IT investment. Our experts are standing by to help, around the world and around the clock - 24/7/365.
TruScale Infrastructure Services
Enhance your ability to scale your IT hardware, software and support capabilities as your rapidly changing infrastructure needs evolve.
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Cloud modus operandi
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