PRTODAY / NewswireToday press release distribution service network
More news: Software
Written by / Agency / Source: Parallels™ - Optimized Computing
Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Parallels Helps European Service Providers Grow with New Line of Cloud Service Delivery Software - Parallels Presence Builder hits the 1,000 service provider milestone; more than 50 service providers deployed Parallels Cloud Server in first quarter of 2013 -
Parallels Helps European Service Providers Grow with New Line of Cloud Service Delivery Software


NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Renton, WA, United States, 2013/03/19 - Parallels Presence Builder hits the 1,000 service provider milestone; more than 50 service providers deployed Parallels Cloud Server in first quarter of 2013 -

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Parallels, the hosting and cloud services enablement leader, today announced at World Hosting Days Global in Rust, Germany that European service providers are leveraging the company’s cloud delivery software to grow their businesses by launching and managing new services designed specifically to meet the growing needs of small and medium businesses (SMBs). According to Parallels SMB Cloud Insights™ research for Europe, SMBs remain the fastest growing segment for cloud services and the optimal target market for service providers of all sizes, with the European SMB market for the cloud services estimated at €9.6B EUR ($12.6B USD) and growing at a 33% CAGR to €22.5B EUR ($29.4B USD) by 2015.

To meet the growing demand of cloud services by SMBs, service providers themselves need to be able to grow and scale. To this end, Parallels recently released Parallels Plesk Automation, which is being used by many service providers in Europe including, and is deployed on hundreds of servers in the region.

Parallels Plesk Automation is a scalable, multi-server automation solution enabling a seamless growth path for Parallels Plesk Panel customers to scale to thousands of servers and a wide range of services. Offering a simple, one-click migration path from Parallels Plesk Panel, Parallels Plesk Automation is designed to manage thousands of customers from a central point with a modern design and exceptional usability and will grow with time to include infrastructure and application (SaaS) modules.

“It’s quite impressive to see how quickly we’ve been able to configure and deploy the Parallels Plesk Automation management node, add service nodes, configure service templates, and roll new services out,” Martin Saunders, Technical Director, “Our customers benefit from a single Parallels Plesk Panel to access their distributed web and mail services now all based on a scalable multi-server hosting environment. This will help us to grow our business, future proofing to continue to offer a rock-solid and efficient hosting platform.”

Besides becoming more efficient, European service providers will enable customer and revenue growth by simplifying the complexity of getting a professional-looking website and keeping it updated with fresh content. This is particularly true among “micro” SMB customers (firms with fewer than 10 employees), as Parallels research shows 40 percent of these micro SMBs in Europe do not have a website, and 50 percent of these SMBs are considering adopting web hosting in the next three years.

To address this ballooning opportunity for service providers, Parallels has greatly enhanced its website-building solution, Parallels Presence Builder, which has hit the 1,000 service provider adoption milestone. One of these providers is Acens, a subsidiary of Telefonica, as a part of Telefonicas’ Movistar Fusion brand:

With Parallels Presence Builder, service providers can attract new customers and differentiate their offerings. Parallels Presence Builder has hundreds of industry-specific site designs for SMB businesses, along with an intuitive drag-and-drop interface. In addition to integration with Parallels Plesk Panel, Parallels Plesk Automation and Parallels Automation, it now supports cPanel and provides a full set of APIs to integrate with any in-house system.

“Movistar Fusion customers do not usually have deep technical knowledge, but many of them need to build a simple personal or business website,” said David Gonzalez, Development Services Manager at Acens. “So it was important for us to be able to include a simple website creation tool in our offering to Telefonica. Parallels Web Presence Builder impressed us in terms of its quality, ease-of-use, and price/performance. The range of templates available is also very good, making it ideal for small businesses of all kinds. That’s why we selected it above all the other products we looked at.”

A second area of huge growth and opportunity for European service providers is to offer SMB customers easy-to-consume hosted infrastructure, which includes cloud servers and storage. Across Europe, between 25-50 percent of SMBs indicate they are considering adopting this cloud service in the next three years. This accounts for the projected growth in hosted infrastructure in Europe, which will mushroom from €3B EUR ($3.9B USD) in 2012 to €73B EUR ($9.1B USD) by 2015.

To address this opportunity for service providers, Parallels has launched two integrated products, which have been adopted by more than 50 service providers in the first quarter of 2013, including AXARNet Comunicaciones SL and Host Europe:

• Parallels Cloud Storage drastically reduces the cost of high-availability, high-performance storage. Parallels Cloud Storage uses the existing unused disk space on server nodes to create a self-healing, centralized storage pool for distributed cloud storage. Offered as a seamless upgrade for existing Parallels Virtuozzo Containers and Parallels Server customers, it will support third party virtualization technologies in 2013.

“We can deploy cloud storage and high availability Virtual Private Servers with the same skills and people we have for Parallels Virtuozzo Containers and Parallels Server Bare Metal servers,” said Jesús Pinazo, CEO, AXARnet Comunicaciones SL. “That means we can do everything faster, better, and at a lower cost.”

• Parallels Cloud Server now makes it easy to offer all cloud infrastructure services customers want. It includes Parallels Virtuozzo Containers together with our world-class hypervisor technology and Parallels Cloud Storage, combing all of the pieces to enable best-in-class infrastructure services.

“Parallels Cloud Server is aligned very closely to the requirements of Host Europe and its customers,” said Daniel Hagemeier, Head of Cloud Hosting, Host Europe. “It’s a key driver of our success in the cloud hosting business.”

“Our mission is to help service providers profit from the cloud, and we continue to look for the most impactful ways of accomplishing this,” said Jack Zubarev, president of Parallels. “Parallels Plesk Automation is a multi-server solution that easily scales from one server to hundreds and creates a new growth opportunity for ambitious service providers. Parallels Presence Builder makes it easy for service providers to help SMB customers get online with a sophisticated web presence, while Parallels Cloud Server and Parallels Cloud Storage dramatically reduce the cost of providing highly available infrastructure. We are very pleased with our customers’ reception of all these solutions.”

Parallels is showcasing these solutions as a Diamond sponsor of World Hosting Days Global, March 19-21, in Rust, Germany. This is an international event in the hosting community expected to include more than 4,000 attendees and 100 exhibitors.

About Parallels
Parallels is a worldwide leader in hosting and cloud service enablement and desktop virtualization. Founded in 1999, Parallels is a fast-growing company with more than 900 employees in North America, Europe, and Asia.

For more information, please visit

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Written by / Agency / Source: Parallels™ - Optimized Computing


Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)


Traffic Booster: [/] Quick NewswireToday Visibility Checker


Distribution / Indexing: [+]  / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

# # #
Software Warnings - IMPORTANT:
Always be aware/cautious about what you download on your computer/mobile! PURCHASE SOFTWARE related keywords / Banner Ads. Click HERE for details!

  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Software articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!

Parallels Helps European Service Providers Grow with New Line of Cloud Service Delivery Software

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name NewswireToday and LINK as the source.
Publisher Contact: Press Office - 
425-282-6446 press[.]
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Parallels™ - Optimized Computing securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Software via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Read Latest Articles From Parallels™ - Optimized Computing / Company Profile

Read Software Most Recent Related Newswires:

Cicero Recognized with Enabling Technology Leadership Award by Frost & Sullivan for its Product Line Strength and Customer Impact
Detego Announces a New Solution for Managing the Increasing Number of eCommerce Returns up to 90% Faster, as Retailers Focus Efforts to Online Channel
SAP Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for HR Tech Startups
Aptean Supports Research to Fight COVID-19 Pandemic by Offering Worldwide Complimentary GenomeQuest Usage to Scientific Community
InterSystems Recognized for Second Year in a Row with 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Operational Database Management Systems
SAP and Accenture Launch Upstream Oil and Gas Solution to Help Streamline Processes and Costs
Oldest Trailer Manufacturer in The Netherlands Continues to Innovate to Serve Customers Easier, Faster, Better
SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo Launches Industry 4.0 Startup Acceleration Program
Oracle Cloud Powers New Video, Gaming, and Sports Streaming Services
New API Integration from Matrix & WideOrbit Delivers AR Transparency
SAP and Goldman Sachs Innovate to Offer Global Payments on Ariba Network
Oracle Adds Clarity and Color to the De Beers In-Store Experience
Splunk Increases Data Collection Quality, Improves Respondent Convenience, Reduces Costs and Strengthens Security for 2020 Census
TIBCO Receives 2020 DEVIES Award for Data Development and Architecture
TIBCO Recognized as a Leader in 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning Platforms

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns

NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business



Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

  ©2020 NewswireToday — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution newswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (