The inside scoop on our SaaS.

Densify.com is rapidly enabled through a simple SaaS model that gets up and running in minutes so you can see the value in days. And every customer is backed by our team of Advisors to ensure you uncover all the optimization opportunities that exist within your infrastructure.

SaaS How things Work

1. Install the Densify.com Connector

How it Works:

After a quick and easy install, the Connector collects data from your environment and sends it securely to Densify.com for analysis.

Technical Details:

  • For VMware, Connector collects data from vCenter or vROps using a read only account.
  • The Connector requires a VM with:
    • 2CPUs, 8GB Memory, 10GB Storage
    • MS Windows 2012, 2012 R2
  • PowerVM platform data collection enablement requires guidance from Densify.com staff.

2. Upload Data

How it Works:

Your data is uploaded daily to a dedicated, private database and analysis instance for your organization.

Technical Details:

  • Uses a Web-services API connection to Densify.com
  • Data transfer is encrypted
  • Option for auto or manual data upload

3. Analyze On-premise Infrastructure

How it Works:

The analytics identify available capacity, risk and optimization and migration opportunities for your organization. Densify.com analysis is supported by an Advisor whose job it is to help customers realize every optimization and migration opportunity.

Technical Details:

  • Your dedicated Densify.com instance and database are hosted in an environment that provides the following compliance:
    • SOC 1, SOC 2, SOC 3
    • PCI Compliance
    • ISO 27001, 27017, 27018
    • HIPAA Compliance
    • CSA STAR Registrant
    • EU Model Clauses

4. See the Results

How it Works:

Customers access analysis results via a dedicated Densify.com instance.

Technical Details:

  • Browser support:
    • Chrome, Edge/IE11, Safari, Firefox
  • AES-128 password encryption
  • HTTPS to encrypt web content

5. Automate Actions

How it Works:

The Densify.com Connector pulls recommended actions from your Densify.com instance and communicates with your vCenter Server to implement them. Users have full control over what types of recommendations will be automated.

Technical Details:

  • Valid vCenter Server credential to perform VM Moves, Allocation Changes, and DRS setting updates
  • PowerCLI 6.3 or later
  • Microsoft PowerShell 3.0 or later
  • .NET Framework 4.5 or later

6. Analyze Public Cloud

How it Works:

Right-size workloads and manage billing in public cloud by installing a collector in the cloud to discover, collect and upload utilization and configuration data.

Technical Details:

  • Collects utilization data via AWS CloudWatch API for AWS EC2 instances
  • S3 bucket location for AWS billing data must be provided
  • Requires appropriate IAM user access keys and key IDs
  • Contact Densify.com staff for details on enabling data collection for other public cloud platforms

Our geeks are your geeks.

All Densify.com customers are backed by our Advisors—experts who have hands-on experience optimizing the infrastructures of world-leading organizations. They’re hybrid cloud nerds. We love them for it. You will too.

Why? Because they fine-tune analyses, dig up efficiency opportunities, uncover risks, assist with scenario modeling for changes, and generally ensure that your utilization is in tip-top shape. All while you kick back and relax.

 

Seriously secure.

If there’s anything we take more seriously than optimizing hybrid capacity, it’s providing optimal security for our customers.

That’s why our entire team from engineering through operations, support, and customer success have taken extra care to ensure the highest levels of security across our products, people, systems and processes. All of these have been built to ensure the highest levels of protection for your data, accounts and access.

People sometimes ask...

What about my data?

You have full control over data transfer, which is encrypted in transit. And once your data is uploaded, it lives in a dedicated instance which can only be accessed using a strong password via a HTTPS connection.

What about hosting security?

We host your dedicated Densify.com analytics server, web server, and database in a Tier-1 third-party cloud provider with SOC 1, SOC 2, and SOC 3 compliance. Our hosting partner ensures compliance with these standards:

  • PCI Compliance
  • ISO 27001, 27017, 27018
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • CSA STAR Registrant
  • EU Model Clauses

These are just some of the protections we use. The rest are top-secret. Unless you have a need to know. If you have more questions about our security, please contact us.

Try Densify.com for Free!

With our Free Trial you'll get clear visibility into your infrastructure and capacity along with detailed recommendations - so much value, you'll wonder why it's free!

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