vCloud AG, based in Lucerne, is a professional provider of enterprise virtual data centers. The startup company required a brand new data centre which offered the highest possible efficiency per square meter in terms of processor performance and storage density. The company also required a user-friendly, central management tool to achieve maximum flexibility and scalability. FlexPod is a prefabricated data centre developed by Cisco, VMware and NetApp. The core is formed by a flexible, scalable shared IT infrastructure comprising Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) blade servers, Cisco routers and NetApp unified storage. The results of deploying Cisco were efficient, cost-effective public cloud services with high flexibility and security and Customers can implement projects more quickly due to flexible, simple self-service.