CROC is the developer and exclusive right holder of the CROC Cloud platform, which includes many open source components and subsystems and is not a modified Openstack.
Users manage cloud resources via a state-of-the-art web interface and functionally rich API.
Computing resources are provided to users as VM instances. For details, see
For a VM instance, the main data storage is a volume, i.e. virtual block storage device. Huge data amounts, whatever the format, are kept in an object storage compatible with AWS S3 API. For details, see
Managed network environment provides various network services for private cloud resources to interact with each other, customer infrastructure and the Internet. For details, see
A pay-as-you-go model and hourly billing are used. For details, see
Our PaaS offering includes Kubernetes container orchestration, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Redis DBMS, and other services.
User and project management
User and project management service allows for the isolation of virtual infrastructures inside a private cloud from each other and flexible access configuration. For details, see
VM operation monitoring and event alarm setup. For details, see
Storage and analysis of records of user actions in the cloud. For details, see
Compatibility with AWS
The platform-based services are compatible with Amazon Web Services API: EC2, VPC, EBS, S3, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, and Resource Tagging.
The platform is certified for compliance with PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard), as well as ISO 27001 and 27017 (information security standards). The personal data protection system is recognized as compliant with Federal Law No. 152-FZ «On Personal Data».
CROC engineers provide professional 24×7 technical support against two SLAs simultaneously (VM availability and volume performance).
Need for a high-quality private cloud from a trusted provider
Proprietary in nature and vendor-independent, CROC Cloud pursues its own evolution track in line with market needs and features fast improvements, updates every two weeks on average, and professional maintenance. CROC has been developing its cloud business for over 10 years and is one of the leaders in the cloud market in Russia.
CROC Cloud is a good option for many Russian companies who seek for import substitution as its software and billing system are included in the Unified Register of Russian Software.
What hypervisor is used in the private cloud you offer?
CROC Cloud uses QEMU-KVM.
What security tools are available when using CROC Cloud?
CROC Cloud is certified for compliance with ISO 27001, 27017 (information security standards) and PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard), and its personal data protection system is recognized as compliant with Federal Law No. 152-FZ. We pass the penetration test twice a year.
We also use two-factor user authentication and role-based access control.
How is technical support organized?
We provide 24×7 second- and third-line support and a dedicated technical manager. You get basic infrastructure support down to the virtualization level and may also opt for additional support services for your system and application software, backup and security services.
CROC Cloud Services now offers NVIDIA GPUs to drastically accelerate
computing-intensive jobs. GPU-as-a-Service is based on VM instances with NVIDIA
GPU and billed monthly on the pay-as-you-go model. Users
are fully supported 24/7.
In the first two weeks of March, CROC Cloud Services received a 960% more requests YoY. With IT equipment shipments being on hold, companies seek for available means to maintain business processes and upgrade infrastructure. The customers of the five sectors account for 80% of requests, including finance (28%), IT with online service developers (17%), retail (15%), manufacturing (11%), and logistics (9%).