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Tencent Cloud, InterCloud partnership to address surging demand for cloud-based services

By Shannon Williams
Tue 13 Jul 2021

Tencent Cloud has announced it has entered into a collaboration with InterCloud, a global provider of fully managed enterprise-class solutions for connecting large-scale multi-cloud resources. 

Both parties agreed to implement technical integration between Tencent Cloud and the InterCloud Network, a private infrastructure that enables enterprise-class solutions backed by advanced security and performance features. 

The collaboration allows end customers to access Tencent Clouds full suite of services via the InterCloud Network, aiming to address the consistently growing demand for cloud-based services around the world.

Through the collaboration, the InterCloud Network is set to be boosted by Tencent Cloud's industry-leading cloud products and services to organisations and enterprises from different sectors such as finance, education, healthcare, retail, industry, transport, energy and radio and television. 

Furthermore, the network is poised to benefit from Tencent Cloud's robust data center infrastructures around the world, including the recent expansion of international data centers that ushered in added availability zones in Bangkok, Frankfurt, Tokyo and Hong Kong, which further broadened Tencent Cloud's global footprint.

"In view of Tencent Cloud's goal to provide the best cloud technology services to businesses all over the globe, we look forward to our collaboration with InterCloud in providing safe, secure and reliable features through our agreed technical integration," says  
Poshu Yeung, senior vice president, Tencent Cloud International.

"The InterCloud Network is now ready for the boost by Tencent Cloud's industry-leading cloud infrastructure and technologies to provide unparalleled services to multinational corporations," he says.

Jrme Dilouya, chief executive officer and co-founder at InterCloud, says, "InterCloud is pleased to collaborate with Tencent Cloud and be further powered by its industry-leading technology and services. 

"We welcome the benefits provided to us by not only its world-class products, but also its expanded data center infrastructure around the world, which will help us further achieve our mission to provide the best large-scale cloud solutions to our customers," he says. 

Tencent Cloud is the cloud services brand under Tencent, and provides cloud products and services to organisations and enterprises across the world. 

Leveraging its robust data center infrastructures around the world, Tencent integrates cloud computing, big data analytics, artificial, Internet of Things, security and other advanced technologies with smart enterprise scenarios. The company also provides smart enterprise solutions for sectors including finance, education, healthcare, retail, industry, transport, energy and radio & television.

InterCloud is a provider of software-defined Cloud interconnectivity (SDCI), and offers secure, end-to-end managed services. Intercloud's API-centred platform is designed to help businesses simplify and accelerate network operation with a high level of performance and transparency for corporate resources that are distributed across multiple locations and different cloud providers.

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