SoftLayer Offers Open-Source Customer Portal
June 2, 2010
SoftLayer Technologies has released an open-source, brandable implementation of the SoftLayer Customer Portal. According to this article on Web Host Review, Stratos can be installed it on a PHP-enabled web server and configure per-user skinning, language, and access levels.
"Infrastructure-as-a-service provider SoftLayer Technologies (www.softlayer.com) has released an open-source, brand-able implementation of the SoftLayer Customer Portal, built on SoftLayer's open API, allowing resellers and customers to create a customized user interface featuring their unique corporate identity, providing end users a singularly branded user experience.
"Stratos can be installed it on a PHP-enabled web server and configure per-user skinning, language, and access levels. According to SoftLayer's Tuesday announcement, a SoftLayer data center currently supports Stratos when locally-installed on a web server. The company plans to add support for external access soon. When end users log in, they immediately see a brief summary of their hardware status according to SoftLayer's monitoring systems, as well as an overview of servers that are approaching their bandwidth allocations."