Today DataDirect Networks announced a joint sales and marketing agreement with Inspur, a leading China-based, cloud-computing and total-solution-and-services provider, in which the companies will leverage their core strengths and powerful computing technologies to offer industry-leading high-performance computing solutions to HPC customers worldwide.
DDN is delighted to expand our work with Inspur globally and to build upon the joint success we have achieved in China,” said Larry Jones, DDN’s partner manager for the Inspur relationship. “DDN’s leadership in massively scalable, high-performance storage solutions, combined with Inspur’s global data center and cloud computing solutions, offer customers extremely efficient, world-class infrastructure options.”
Under the terms of the agreement, DDN and Inspur will offer complete, rigorously tested solutions based on DDN storage platforms integrated with servers, networking, software and services provided by Inspur. The jointly-marketed systems will allow customers throughout the world to deploy powerful, cost-effective infrastructure solutions simply, easily and from a single source.
With a focus on innovation, Inspur has proven capabilities in HPC R&D, system design, manufacturing, deployment, operation, service and maintenance of the most advanced petascale supercomputers. Inspur offers complete HPC software, hardware and unique professional services for application development. Inspur HPC and Deep Learning solutions have contributed to solving the world’s most complex scientific, engineering and data analysis problems.
DDN and Inspur will target several key industries with their joint solutions, including oil and gas, life sciences, financial services and academia. Experts from DDN and Inspur are now working on new IT architecture solutions for several key customers.
Inspur has worked closely with DDN on projects across China for many years, and we are excited to expand our collaboration with DDN to deliver joint solutions to customers worldwide,” said Vangel Bojaxhi, worldwide business development manager, Inspur Technologies. “Together, we offer customers some of the most effective and compelling HPC, Deep Learning, Big Data and Cloud Computing solutions in the market.”