It Is the Fluffiest of Clouds with No Signs of Rain
If cloud migration is an option for the get-go, an initial assessment of a cloud storage option was suggested. After a trial run, Aldo determined that some instances could be migrated to the cloud more easily than others.
Office 365 was the first to be migrated to the public cloud. Despite the fears associated with the change in mindset—moving from an on-premise solution to a fundamentally cloud-based one—the migration was successful. Senior management monitored the changeover, carefully paying attention to the benefits in terms of flexibility, agility and financials. As a result, other computer services that could also benefit from a cloud option were also assessed.
That’s when Aldo decided to meet with its long-standing connectivity solution provider, Fibrenoire, to compare various options to continue on their cloud adventure. Thanks to their consulting engineering approach, Fibrenoire was able to minimize the risks of using public channels to send data to the various Cloud providers by offering a private alternative through its CloudEXTN service, which interconnects Aldo directly with the AWS Direct Connect service.
CloudEXTN is a true extension from the private Fibrenoire network to cloud content providers. It’s a hassle-free connection service whose installation is seen as expanding the options available to a customer’s existing services.
This cloud access solution is direct and private for a single or all client sites, with no real change to the physical infrastructure. It’s like Fibrenoire bringing the cloud right into your network! Cloud access performance is stable, with predictable flow quality.
In addition, this service has the resilience of a cloud-based infrastructure with a diversified interconnection completely managed by Fibrenoire.
The cloud model is a flexible service that meets the needs of an on-demand service: scaling down, scaling up and more are all elements supported by CloudEXTN.
In the age of online business, increasing security threats and privacy issues: simplify and optimize access to its data across all its branches.
Adoption of the CloudEXTN cloud solution from Fibrenoire, which provides direct, private and comprehensively managed access to a suite of cloud-based services and applications.
Since 1972, the Aldo Group has been involved in the retail trade by selling shoes for the whole family, as well as various fashion accessories and leather goods. Aldo offers modern, trendy products that suit society’s active lifestyle. Based in Montreal, Aldo is well established in a vast number of countries worldwide.
Since 2005, Aldo has also offered an online shopping and transaction service featuring the latest technology, from online ordering to point-of-sale inventory validation and optimization. Without compromising its competitive prices, Aldo strives to be consistently aware of its customers’ needs and leverage new and social media to connect with its target audiences.
500 to 749 employees.
Aldo focuses most of its sales and operations in the Americas.
The Aldo Group Inc.
2300 Émile-Bélanger Street
Montreal, QC, Canada
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