What it can do for your business

Akasia SaaS is an on-prem to Bluemix /SoftLayer cost planner & calculator. Akasia discovers on-prem infrastructure & builds a list of equivalent Bluemix / SoftLayer templates in minutes to save costs.

Reduce Surprise Costs in the Cloud

Planning on migrating on-prem VMs to Bluemix? use Akasia SaaS to determine the closest equivalent and right-sized templates and "hidden costs" such as IO, network and additional services.

Get Costs - On-Prem VMs in Public Clouds

You can view costs of your on-prem VMs in all leading public clouds. Akasia gives you compute, network, storage and IO costs for each cloud to allow for granular comparison of costs between clouds.

30-60% extra savings with Right-Sizing

Akasia analyzes and displays allocated vs. used resources for each VM and allows the user to view SoftLayer costs for allocated (1-1 mapping) and used (right-sized) resources.

Adding Advanced Bluemix Services

After Akasia shows Bluemix template costs, the next step is to add advanced services such as OS, storage, firewalls, load balancers, backup, support, etc. from the Akasia cloud services catalog.

Include Migration and Other Costs

Add Cloud Migration Costs, administration costs and other costs to get an accurate ad realistic view of the costs associated with migrating as well as operating your workloads in SoftLayer.

Costs Comparison Summary

The summary page compares the full costs involved in running your workload on-prem vs. Bluemix as well as a break up of compute, disk, network, IO and other services. No more cloud cost surprises!

Key features

Discover On-Prem Resources

Akasia discovers your on-prem resources and assigns costs to them. This eases the process of cloud cost modeling as you can model VMs in bulk instead of 1 VM at a time as with most modelers.

Discover On-Prem Resources

Akasia discovers your on-prem resources and assigns costs to them. This eases the process of cloud cost modeling as you can model VMs in bulk instead of 1 VM at a time as with most modelers.

Map to Bluemix Templates

Akasia examines the configuration of each VM and maps it to the closest equivalent and right-sized Bluemix template. The mapping is based on resources allocated vs. utilized.

Map to Bluemix Templates

Akasia examines the configuration of each VM and maps it to the closest equivalent and right-sized Bluemix template. The mapping is based on resources allocated vs. utilized.

Compare Costs across other Clouds

Cloud platforms charge for compute, network, storage, memory, IO, etc. in different ways. Akasia shows you these intricate details and explains how you are charged for your workload.

Compare Costs across other Clouds

Cloud platforms charge for compute, network, storage, memory, IO, etc. in different ways. Akasia shows you these intricate details and explains how you are charged for your workload.

View Side-by-Side Costs Summary

The summary page compares the monthly costs (CAPEX & OPEX) of running your workload on-prem vs. monthly costs of running in Bluemix.

View Side-by-Side Costs Summary

The summary page compares the monthly costs (CAPEX & OPEX) of running your workload on-prem vs. monthly costs of running in Bluemix.

    Discover On-Prem Resources

    Akasia discovers your on-prem resources and assigns costs to them. This eases the process of cloud cost modeling as you can model VMs in bulk instead of 1 VM at a time as with most modelers.

    Map to Bluemix Templates

    Akasia examines the configuration of each VM and maps it to the closest equivalent and right-sized Bluemix template. The mapping is based on resources allocated vs. utilized.

    Compare Costs across other Clouds

    Cloud platforms charge for compute, network, storage, memory, IO, etc. in different ways. Akasia shows you these intricate details and explains how you are charged for your workload.

    View Side-by-Side Costs Summary

    The summary page compares the monthly costs (CAPEX & OPEX) of running your workload on-prem vs. monthly costs of running in Bluemix.

Essential information

  • Discover On-Prem Resources: Akasia discovers your on-prem resources and assigns costs to them. This eases the process of cloud cost modeling as you can model VMs in bulk instead of 1 VM at a time as with most modelers.
  • Map to Bluemix Templates: Akasia examines the configuration of each VM and maps it to the closest equivalent and right-sized Bluemix template. The mapping is based on resources allocated vs. utilized.
  • Compare Costs across other Clouds: Cloud platforms charge for compute, network, storage, memory, IO, etc. in different ways. Akasia shows you these intricate details and explains how you are charged for your workload.
  • View Side-by-Side Costs Summary: The summary page compares the monthly costs (CAPEX & OPEX) of running your workload on-prem vs. monthly costs of running in Bluemix.
Akasia SaaS is an on-prem to Bluemix cost planner. Akasia discovers on-prem resources & provides equivalent & right-sized Bluemix resources to save costs.

Company information

Akasia On-Prem to Bluemix cost modeler

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Akasia On-Prem to Bluemix cost modeler