iSoftStone, IBM To Build Cloud Computing Centre
update on 2012-05-12
Beijing, China: China-based IT services provider iSoftStone, has teamed with IBM, Jilin University, Datang Mobile, and the Liaoyuan government to build the IBM Northeastern Cloud Computing Centre of Excellence (CCoE) in Liaoyuan, China. The CCoE will provide smart city and cross-industry cloud computing services to clients in the Jilin province, Northeast China and Inner Mongolia.
Apart from participating in the building of the smart city cloud computing platform and the Liaoyuan enterprise cloud centre, iSoftStone will also be responsible for the CCoE’s future operations. The company also expects the collaboration with IBM, which includes two prior initiatives in addition to this project, to expedite the development and expansion of its smart city and cloud computing areas.
Chairman and CEO of iSoftStone, Mr T W Liu said: "iSoftStone welcomes the opportunity to work with IBM and local governments to establish cloud computing centres of excellence across China. Our continuous investments in cloud computing and smart city technologies are helping to extend our market competitiveness and technology leadership that enables our clients to unleash the true economic and social power of cloud computing and smart city technologies."