Market-leading Analytics Delivered via SaaS

The Densify service is based on market leading analytics delivered in a SaaS model. Key to the service is the fact that you won’t have to host, install, learn, manage and maintain our software – that’s all taken care of for you by us. It’s easy to get up and running. If you really can’t do SaaS, call us and we can talk about an on-premise deployment of our solution.

SaaS How things Work

Install the Densify Connector

How it Works:

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

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
  • Data transfer is encrypted
  • Option for auto or manual data upload

Analyze On-premise Infrastructure

How it Works:

The analytics identify available capacity, risk and optimization and migration opportunities for your organization. Densify analysis is supported by Densification Advisors™ whose job it is to help customers realize every optimization and migration opportunity. Customers access analysis results via a dedicated Densify instance.

Technical Details:

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

Automate Actions

How it Works:

The Densify Connector pulls recommended actions from your Densify 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

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 staff for details on enabling data collection for other public cloud platforms

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