ENA TrustCompute—virtual data center services designed specifically for K–12 schools, higher education institutions, and libraries.
ENA TrustCompute is our fully hosted and managed virtual data center service. We created ENA TrustCompute to provide our education and library communities with a comprehensive and secure cloud computing platform that is scalable, easy to use, and budget-friendly.
Why Choose ENA TrustCompute?
Fast and easy
Quickly create and deploy virtual machines on demand
Flexible and scalable
Tailored packages enable users to scale up and down as needed
Transparent user experience through a secure and private LAN extension
Predictable, flat-rate pricing with no data transfer or hidden fees
Minimizes risks associated with software upgrades
Reduce overhead costs
Eliminates the unpredictable and costly repair, power, and cooling expenses associated with maintaining traditional on-site servers
Reliable and available
Always-on virtual server platform
24x7x365 support from the ENA Customer Technical Assistance Center (CTAC)
The ENA difference
Private and secure cloud services designed specifically for education and library environments
Save Precious Time and Money With ENA TrustCompute
Today’s 21st century IT departments are tasked with deploying and managing a wide array of technologies. As education institutions and libraries make the digital conversion, more space is needed to support growing digital initiatives and strategies. Finding the time and money to devote to purchasing, racking, stacking, and powering servers can be difficult and inefficient.
ENA TrustCompute’s virtual data center services free you from the burdens and costs associated with maintaining physical servers and enable you to spend more time supporting the needs of your students, staff, and patrons. The solution’s simple and flexible resource bundles can be allocated as needed, eliminating the capacity guesswork often required with traditional on-site servers and enabling you to purchase what you need when you need it along with the ability to scale up quickly.
Five reasons why you should consider using a virtual data center service like ENA TrustCompute:
- Zero footprint in your buildings
- Deploy virtual servers quickly and easily
- Instant scalability
- No ongoing maintenance required
- No physical security required
Flexible Design and Intuitive Interface
ENA TrustCompute delivers highly secure and agile virtual data center services. The solution’s web-enabled and always-on virtual server platform extends your network into the ENA cloud. Unlike other cloud services, ENA TrustCompute was designed to reduce the complexity of virtual data center services, and the solution’s simple and intuitive interface enables users to quickly create virtual machines, rapidly deploy applications, and allocate resources as needed.
Optimal Data Center Security
- ENA Internet Access customers enjoy a direct, private connection to their cloud via ENA’s Internet backbone
- ENA TrustCompute utilizes Internet Protocol Security (IPsec) to encrypt traffic flow over the public Internet for off-net customers
- Gated data center perimeter with 24×7 data center surveillance and card access control
- Logical separation of customer cloud computing environments
- Tiered network architecture
Security enabling features for customer environments
- Compatibility with customer encryption solutions
- Customer defined and administered firewalls
- Default “security first” configuration
Monitored service to ensure 24×7 availability to customers.
Flexible Package Options Designed to Meet Your Needs
ENA TrustCompute offers simple, flexible resource bundles. These bundles allow you to tailor your memory, storage, and virtual CPU core configuration to meet your specific needs. ENA will work with you to assess and define your resource needs based on your data center strategy. Migration support is not included in these bundled packages, but is available with ENA’s optional professional services. Contact your ENA account service manager for more information.
If you would like additional information about ENA TrustCompute, or if you would like to purchase ENA TrustCompute for your institution, please contact one of our regional service professionals.