Brokkr Overview

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Welcome to Brokkr, a platform designed to improve the way data centers provision and monetize compute resources. In this introductory article, we will provide an overview of Brokkr, its features, and the benefits it brings to data centers and their customers. This is the first article in our technical documentation collection, aimed at helping you better understand the capabilities and potential of Brokkr.

Overview of Brokkr

Brokkr is a bare metal provisioning and marketplace platform that simplifies the deployment that allows any DC to offer their compute as Bare Metal Bloud (BMC) or bare metal as a service (BMaaS) on the Brokkr marketplace. As a fully managed and supported SaaS solution, Brokkr enables DCs to outsource the provisioning and application layers of BMaaS, allowing them to instead focus on what they do best while still offering customers robust infrastructure capabilities.

Brokkr Key Features

  • Provisioning & Lifecycle Management: Brokkr fully automates the complete lifecycle of machines, allowing end users to deploy and manage hardware resources with ease and reducing manual overhead for the data center.
  • User-friendly Interface & Self Service: Brokkr features an intuitive on-boarding interface, making it easy for end users to on-board and self-serve bare metal resources using the Brokkr Marketplace.
  • Comprehensive API: The Brokkr API allows for programmatic control of infrastructure and supports popular Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tooling. This improves the competitiveness of data centers by enabling them to offer cloud-like capabilities to their clients.
  • Scalability: Brokkr is designed to scale efficiently, allowing data centers to grow their BMaaS offerings without significant capital investment in additional infrastructure or personnel.
  • Comprehensive Security: Brokkr emphasizes security, adding additional hardening and security-oriented features to protect the platform, customer, and end-user data.
  • White-label: Brokkr can be tailored to your DC’s branding, giving you an instant boost in brand positioning and credibility.

Benefits of Brokkr

By leveraging Brokkr, data centers can enjoy several advantages:

  • Revenue Generation: Brokkr enables data centers to monetize their underutilized hardware resources, creating new revenue streams, further optimizing their return on investment.
  • Operational Efficiency: Automation and streamlined workflows lead to reduced manual intervention, resulting in increased operational efficiency and cost savings.
  • Customer Satisfaction: Brokkr's user-friendly interface and modern API capabilities ensure a positive experience for end-users, leading to greater customer satisfaction and retention.

Brokkr is a practical platform that enhances data center provisioning and monetization, offering value to both data centers and their customers. As you explore our technical documentation collection, you'll gain a deeper understanding of Brokkr's capabilities and learn how to leverage its full potential to improve your data center operations. Welcome to the world of efficient data center provisioning with Brokkr!

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Last updated on August 4, 2021