Viewdeck

Secure Application Server

Secure managed Software hosting, Supporting and Managing Service enabling the deliver a wide range of native or 3rd party applications in a patched, secured contained service. Supports wide range of technologies under a full configuration management control, integrated Support Desk functions to resolver groups.

Features

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A configured, managed software service, with supporting environment and services

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Build Server configuration, to ensure simple, repeatable, secure deployments

Secured, audited, managed, and under configuration control to reduce threats

Available in a range of sizes and configurations

Resilience and Highly Available configurations, to support service levels

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Self administer via Web interface, or via a managed service

Regular Service monitoring to help scale resources or services

Service includes regular patches, daily backups, support

Debian/Ubuntu based platform for ease of management, configuration and flexibility

Works with Skyscape, AWS and internal private clouds

Benefits

  • Ensures repeatability in deployment of your application
  • Easy to move infrastructure deployment from Development, Test to Production
  • Remove repeated manual steps from Infrastructure build, test and deployments
  • Enables easy to scale up and out of Cloud services
  • NSA compliant VM build, Hardened Tested stable platform
  • Swift and simple roll-out of server changes to multiple servers
  • Available for Web and Tier 1 services
  • Suitable for Public, Private, Shared Cloud environments

 

Complementary Products and Services

  • Viewdeck Management Domain Service
  • Viewdeck Secure LAMP Application Server Service

Client Access

  • Browser – Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, or Internet Explorer (versions 9 or better)

Dependencies

  • A Viewdeck Patch Server is a requirement to provide a patch service and Virus/Rootkit signatures upgrades
  • A Viewdeck Log Server is a requirement to provide event monitoring for the service
  • A Viewdeck Monitor Service is required to provide availability and host health check monitoring
  • Backup Solution providing secure offline remote cloud based storage is required. The Viewdeck Backup Service provides a suitable service
  • The Secure Mail Server with connectivity to the secure administration mailbox providing alerting and reporting from the hosts
  • Secure Remote Administrator Access via a suitable secure network. This will vary depending on the hosting environment

The Secure Application Server Service is a fully managed virtual software solution to provide an environment for your applications to run in a managed, secured, audited, patched environment. During the on-boarding process, application components that are suitable are added to the Build service, and integrated into a controlled environment to provide a simple, managed application delivery capability. The Service includes 2nd or 3rd line support of the service and integrates the service desk function into any third party resolver group ( ie application related support tickets are managed/handed off to your nominated application provider/maintainer ).

The service supports standard packages either in ‘auto-conf’, scripted/tar balls, Debian Package formats, etc enabling them to be easily integrated into the auto deployment services. Integration and auto deployment from GIT based services is also supported. Services based on Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Python are supported.

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