The benchmark’s results highlight the performance and price/performance of the leading cloud providers. In this year the benchmark additionally provides new insights into OpenSSL speed, performance of Relational Database Services. Similar offerings from AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, and the Open Telekom Cloud are compared.
New location in productive operation: The Open Telekom Cloud's twin-core data center in Amsterdam offers geo-redundancy, as well as GDPR- and regulatory-compliant data processing. The highly-secure data center is powered 100 percent by renewable energy.
The Open Telekom Cloud can be used by professional secrecy holders within the meaning of § 203 of the German Criminal Code (StGB) for the storage and processing of information requiring special protection. For this purpose, Deutsche Telekom provides an agreement on the protection of secrets in accordance with § 203 StGB.
The Open Telekom Cloud is opening its new twin-core data center in Amsterdam in beta status—and offering its initial customers individual first mover discounts and attractive conditions. With a special focus on science cloud services for teaching and research.
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Best in class once again: The Open Telekom Cloud confirms its top position in the 2020 price/performance benchmark by the analysts from Cloud Mercato. In comparison with US hyperscalers such as AWS and Microsoft Azure, Telekom’s CPU flavors offer the highest performance and the best price/performance ratio.
ISG research analysts rate the Open Telekom Cloud a genuine alternative to U.S. hyperscalers. Strengths such as high-security data centers, the scope of services provided and the hybrid solution convinced the experts who compiled the benchmark study.
It is generally agreed that the trend towards cloud computing is causing energy consumption to rise worldwide. But if cloud applications are operated via sustainable data centers, the energy efficiency of IT operations can be significantly improved.
Germany’s Corona-Warn-App is the most used tracing app in the world. The technical infrastructure is provided from data centers in the middle of Germany. This was one of the basic requirements that the German government stipulated to the development partners SAP and Telekom.
The Privacy Shield is void – that was recently confirmed by the ECJ. This makes it all the more important to protect data in the cloud from governmental access. But very few cloud services can guarantee this beyond any doubt. The Open Telekom Cloud protects data from being accessed by a state.
Open Telekom Cloud can be easily used with Ubuntu and has been officially certified by Canonical, the Ubuntu provider. Read more about why Open Telekom Cloud is now a “Canonical certified public Cloud” here!
Deutsche Telekom has confirmed its commitment to the OpenStack project by becoming a Gold Member. The company will bring its business expertise as well as customer feedback to help with the future development of the platform.
Veritas, a respected provider of cloud-based backup solutions, has added the Open Telekom Cloud to its list of supported cloud offerings.
The Open Telekom Cloud meets the strict criteria of the BSI C5 and SOC 2 compliance controls catalogues. This has now been confirmed by an independent body. To achieve this, Deutsche Telekom had to prove that its public cloud service met the strict requirements in 17 different categories.
The Open Telekom Cloud is compatible with IBM Spectrum Protect. IBM recently issued the public cloud a certificate for the successor of the Tivoli Storage Manager. This enables companies to secure their data in the Open Telekom Cloud in the S3-compatible OBS service.