Cisco, BMC forge cloud infrastructure partnership

Cisco Systems and BMC Software announced on Monday that they are extending their collaboration to enable telecommunications companies to offer services in the cloud computing multi-tenant.

Under the terms of the alliance, BMC, Cisco synchronization product development plans and architecture to deliver a package to automate the delivery of cloud computing. The platform, known as the Cloud Delivery Platform is designed for service providers at first, but will be extended to companies with large operations in private cloud.

The joint effort will enable the automation and linking the various components of cloud computing to telecom giants can provision services quickly.