VMware Partners with China Telecom to Develop Large Scale Hybrid Cloud Computing Services

The overwhelmed share of private cloud in the Chinese cloud computing market, VMware is eying ambitiously on the hybrid cloud computing services to take the benefit of the most dynamic market of Asia.

vmwareGREATRESPONDER.COM – This was announced by the VMware today that, it is going to establish a partnership with China Telecom, the IT/ Telecom giant of the most dynamic economy of the world to expand its business footprints in the hybrid cloud computing service sector. It was further informed through an official statement of the company that a memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between the two giant companies in the domain of cloud computing, and information technology.

The statement further maintained that the Chinese cloud market is expanding very rapidly, and the adaptability of the cloud computing and hosting services in the country is more than 70% with a regular growth of the same. Many experts believe that, with this partnership between two big giants the market share of the VMware Company in Chinese market will increase substantially.

The CEO of VMware, Mr. Pat Kissinger, in his statement said, “The overall business income of VMware increased about 20% in China in the last two years, but the increase is not easy. VMware has launched vCloud Hybrid Service (vCHS) previously and entered the private cloud services, hybrid cloud services market ambitiously. But vCHS didn’t work very well in domestic market.” On this occasion, the VMware president in China, Mr. Song Jiayu, in his statement said, “vCHS purely started from the technical perspective, but wasn’t adapted to China’s enterprise application environment in operation and security, and there are also risks in regulations. So, VMware hopes to get its techniques transported to China Telecom cloud computing company, which can avoid risks, and can also realize the value of its own. In order to achieve this purpose, VMware is willing to cooperate with China Telecom cloud computing company.”

Mr. Song Jiayu further said that, “Our competitors like Amazon, Microsoft and others are having tough time in china just because they don’t have strong partners in China, like we have China Telecom.”

Meanwhile, it was informed through the official statement that, both of the giant companies would engage in developing the “China Telecom Tiayni Hybrid Cloud Computing Services” for the market segments identified by China telecom such as, Education, Finance, Government, Campus and Medical sectors.

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