VM (Virtual Machine) Ware / Cloud Stack Software
Item No. 10: VM (Virtual Machine) Ware / Cloud Stack Software
I. OS Compatibility: Windows XP/Win 7/Win 8/Win server 2003/ 2008/
II. ROBUST CLOUD MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE with following features:
a) LDAP integration & role based access to cloud resources like users can only
user what they are assigned to use by the admin. Cloud admins get full access
to manage and assign resources like number of VM allowed, ip addresses –
dynamic / static, memory, cpu ghz etc…
b) Clustered LVM Support and Support for Live migration of VM.
c) Should support for Over Provisioning of CPU, RAM & Disk for higher VM
d) Support for both hardware and software Firewalls / Load balancers / Routers
e) Alert Management system so that any failure / reaching of thresholds should be alerted via email.
f) Effective usage metering and reporting
g) Support for H.A / cluster on Management Software / Database / Hypervisors /
h) Compatible with all leading Hypervisors like VS-phere, XEN, KVM, and Hyper
i) Support web based portal access – http / https with user authentication.
j) Console – text / GUI access to virtualized guest from outside (LAN / WAN).
k) Management of VM OS templates, ISO images and related resources.
l) Support for multiple storage levels and types.
The Solution Provider should provide proper documentation and screenshots
videos for easy understanding of the system.
The Solution Provider should make a detailed document of the infrastructure setup with line by line commands given at each step so that we can manage it to a great extent ourselves.
The Solution Provider should train at least 1 or 2 people from our staff in the functioning of the full system.
The solution Provider should provide telephonic / email and remote support. If the
problem cannot be resolved by either of these means then the solution provider has to give us On-site support free of cost during the warranty period.