CloudFerro sp. z o.o.

Type: Company

Sector: ICTITNew technologiesSpace sectorState administration

Specialisation: B2B tradeDataset managementIT systemsProcessing, analysis, data modelingSatellite data collection, transmission and processing

Type of activity: Business ConsultingR&DServices

Country: PolandAustriaBelgiumCroatiaDenmarkEstoniaFinlandFranceGreeceSpainNetherlandsLithuaniaLuxembourgGermanySerbiaUSASwitzerlandSwedenSlovakiaUkraineUnited KingdomHungaryItaly

Cooperation with Big Science: ESAOther

Main info

CloudFerro is Polish technological company established in 2015 by a group of experienced Polish IT managers and provider of computing cloud and storage space focused on Big Data storage and processing. About us:
- Infrastructure of servers and systems based in Tier3 independent data centers in Warsaw, Poland
- Certified for compliance with ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 standards
- Experienced 30 people team, including IT staff available on 24/7 basis: 20 full time engineers and programmers with specialization in cloud computing, design, implementation and management of advanced IT systems located in Warsaw office; 1 full time engineer delegated to ECMWF in Reading, Great Britain
- List of reliable subcontractors
- Main clients: European Space Agency (ESA), European Center for Medium Range Weather Forecast (ECMWF)


CloudFerro services are based on a consistent cloud computing system delivered to customers in a service model (IaaS):

- Cloud computing based on OpenStack software
- Dedicated bare-metal servers integrated within a single user interface
- Additional complementary services (domains, IP addresses, Internet access, data transmission, DDoS mitigation services)

Fully managed cloud solutions:
- Public Cloud – rich functionality, high performance, high efficiency, instant scaling
- Private Cloud – secure, dedicated resources, fully isolated, possible installation on customer premises
- Hybrid Cloud – combines advantages of private and public cloud models

Succeses and awadrs

Best in Cloud - 2018
Teraz Polska - 2018

Experience in Big Science projects

Copernicus DIAS (CREODIAS) for ESA and EU

- Data Integration and Analysis System
- Vast Data Offer online with full Sentinel-2, Sentinel-3, Sentinel-5p and Sentinel-1 GRD data plus Sentinel-1 SLC for Europe and 6 months of global SLC data
- Data indexing and search with ordering of remote data to the online cache
- Rich data access modes: object S3 compatible interface, file system access via NFS, WMS/WMTS interfaces
- Up-to 30 PByte of data during 3,5 years
- Extensive cloud processing offer based on CloudFerro OpenStack cloud with Virtual Machines, Dedicated Server Virtual Machines, baremetal servers, GPU processing and many other features
- Well documented open source solutions available via REST API, command line or interactive interface
- Dedicated support with deep understanding of clients needs
- Unique integration of big data storage and cloud processing

Potential for cooperation

- Cloud computing environment based on Openstack system with all key elements: virtual machines, dedicated baremetal servers, containers, operating system and software images
- Storage services: volume storage: magnetic HDD storage, fast SSD storage, backup solution (in remote locations), image service (OpenStack Glance), snapshots, object storage [REQ-4] and free access to Earth Observation (EO) big data storage with satellite data and additional data services like data disk upload and download
- Data related services: free CREODIAS Data Offer interface and EO Browser, extended OGC WMS processing of EO Data (as opposed to basic OGC WMS service which is a part of a free CREODIAS Data Offer), and Catalogue Services
- Virtual networking services: virtual networks, virtual routers, Internet connectivity, public IP numbers, Load Balancer as a Service virtual (LBaaS) appliance, fixed bandwidth Internet connectivity;
- Security services: authentication and authorization service (OpenStack Keystone), access groups, Firewall as a Service (FWaaS) virtual appliance, VPN as a Service (VPNaaS) appliance, software upgrades.
- Additional services: cloud orchestration solution, general reporting and monitoring services, direct data connections to the platform, data marketplace application, elements of application marketplace, engineering support and engineering consulting and project implementation


CloudFerro sp. z o.o.

Fabryczna 5a
00-446 Warszawa

+48 22 354 65 73