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Flexiant and Arrow ECS UK Deliver a Complete Cloud Services Solution

Service providers now have access to a combination of Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator and leading hardware to get to market in days

London, UK - February 3, 2014 - Leading international provider of cloud orchestration software, Flexiant, today announced it is working with Arrow ECS UK (Arrow) to deliver a complete solution of software and hardware to any service provider wishing to launch cloud services, in days.

Working together, Arrow and Flexiant now offer a combination of Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator, the industry trendsetting cloud management software that has been validated on IBM Flex System. The combined solution provides high performance software, at low software entry costs, and high performance hardware for any service provider wishing to capture the growing demand for cloud services and the ability to confidently scale their business in the future.

George Knox, CEO, Flexiant said, "To develop this offering, Arrow was instrumental in enabling Flexiant software to be installed, tested and verified at the IBM Innovation Centre in the UK. The technical teams were astounded at the speed with which we installed the software, in a matter of hours. Having verified our technologies, we can continue to offer service providers hardware choice as they seek to generate more revenue and accelerate growth, compete more effectively by developing unique, differentiated services and lead the market through innovation.

"The solution offers service providers the hardware and software to rapidly install, deploy and launch cloud services at scale and in days. Using this complete solution, customers will not only get to market quickly, but also have the technology necessary to resell services via new channels."

Jim Foley, SVP Market Development at Flexiant will join Arrow as a keynote speaker on Monday, February 3, 2014 at the Arrow & IBM MSP & ISV Jam to discuss this combined solution.

For more information, visit www.flexiant.com/arrow.

About Flexiant
Flexiant provides cloud orchestration software focused solely to the global service provider market. Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator is a cloud management software suite that arms service providers with a customizable platform to help them turn innovative ideas into revenue generating services quickly and easily. With Flexiant, service providers can generate more revenue and accelerate growth, compete more effectively and lead the market through innovation. Vendor agnostic and supporting multiple hypervisors, Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator offers a customizable platform, a flexible interface, integrated metering and billing, reseller capabilities and application management. Flexiant gives service providers the ability to develop, launch and bill for new cloud services quickly.

Flexiant has been named a Gartner Cool Vendor in Cloud Management, received the Info-Tech Research Group Trendsetter Award and called an industry double threat by 451 Group. Flexiant is now a Dell certified technology partner. Customers include Computerlinks, ISONNET, FailProof Technologies, ITEX and NetGroup. Flexiant is also a key participant in the FP7 Consortium. For more information visit www.flexiant.com.

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