Sunday, March 11, 2012

IIJ and China Telecom Announce Cloud Computing Partnership

Internet Initiative Japan (IIJ) and China Telecom announced a strategic partnership to jointly provide Cloud computing Services in China.

As part of the partnership, the two companies plan to develop Cloud computing Services such as IaaS, PaaS and SaaS, and aim to provide them to the Chinese market from summer 2012.

IIJ noted that it began providing Cloud computing Service in 2009 under the brand name "IIJ GIO" which covers layers from IaaS to SaaS. Currently, IIJ GIO has been recognized as No.1 Cloud computing Service in Japan and is adopted by over 600 Japanese blue-chip customers.

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