UnitedStack Strategizes for Boosting its OpenStack Offerings; Partners with Cisco

By CIOReview | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

FREMONT, CA: As an open source cloud platform, OpenStack has a huge market potential and its prospect are promising. With more and more IT vendors, cloud startups and traditional businesses embracing OpenStack, the first OpenStack-based Operation and maintenance (O&M) services provider, UnitedStack, is thriving in China. Taking its lead in the Chinese cloud computing field a step further, UnitedStack has completed Series C round of financing.

With its technical abilities and unique business model, UnitedStack has attracted the attention of Cisco. Both the companies have come together for strategic business cooperation to create the best OpenStack-based private cloud and hybrid cloud solutions for Chinese enterprise customers, which in turn will be an implementing of Cisco's cloud strategy in China OpenStack market.

Being committed to helping customers create complete systems and the architectures including private cloud, public cloud and hybrid cloud, Cisco has laid a global strategic layout of the cloud which emphasizes on the OpenStack open source platform. Focusing on China’s IT market, the networking giant, Cisco, is committed to building a more complete ecosystem. According to demand characteristics of different industries and regional market, it has developed an integrated cloud computing platform which is suitable for localization of the development. It is also dedicated towards promoting industrial transformation and market transition to achieve higher and faster economic growth.

“UnitedStack participated in the development process of China's cloud computing. From initially introducing Open-Stack into China to now, we always are the leader and practitioner of open source cloud market. In this process, UnitedStack has grown from several people at the beginning to today's hundreds of people. It achieved rapid growth in the number of customers and covered many industries. Completion of Series C round of financing also is the new beginning of our more rapid development. In the future, United-Stack will be devoting to building united stacks around the world,” says Cheng Hui, Founder & CEO, UnitedStack