City Network and Digital Identity company Blockchain HELIX announce a strategic partnership

City Network, a leading provider of cloud services built on OpenStack, today announced that Blockchain HELIX has chosen its compliant cloud solution for future development of their Digital Identity solutions. Blockchain HELIX vision is to enable a trusted and secure digital economy and society by providing a blockchain based digital identity-service. Based in Germany, the company is currently undergoing an …

Stefan Jofors appointed new Chief Sales and Marketing officer at City Network

City Network, a leading global supplier of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) based on OpenStack, has recruited Stefan Jofors as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer. From the company’s new offices in Stockholm, Stefan will be responsible for all sales and marketing of the City Network products and services on all markets. In recent years, City Network has experienced strong growth …

Finance sector driving City Network’s expansion in Sweden

City Network, a leading global public cloud provider, is opening its third data center in Sweden with the expansion of an additional node for its IaaS, City Cloud, in Stockholm. The expansion reflects substantial local demand for City Network’s service for companies with stringent regulatory compliance requirements, City Cloud Compliant Cloud. “Regulatory requirements faced by companies are constantly on the …

Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security chooses City Network as its global cloud partner

City Network, a leading global public cloud provider, and G+D Mobile Security, a global mobile security technology company and part of the Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) group, today announced a partnership. G+D Mobile Security will leverage City Network’s open stack-based Compliant Cloud as an infrastructure for the development and delivery of its SaaS cloud services to its customers. “An open source and …

City Network launches container service in City Cloud, with Kubernetes in focus

City Network, a leading global public cloud provider, is now making it even easier for companies to pursue a multi-cloud strategy and manage containers. With the push of a button, customers can now create a Kubernetes cluster to orchestrate containers in one or more data centers, globally. The service is available from City Network’s data centers in Tokyo, Stockholm and …

City Network launches OpenStack training program

City Network, a leading global public cloud provider, is launching City Cloud Academy. The training program will initially comprise of five self-tuition courses aimed primarily at developers and system administrators. For example, a course in container orchestration will be offered within the framework of the Magnum OpenStack project. The aim of the courses is to enable more organizations to leverage …

Leading loans broker Lendo chooses City Network

City Network, a leading global supplier of IT infrastructure as a service (IaaS) based on OpenStack, announced today that Lendo has selected the company’s sector-specific service, City Cloud for Bank & Finance, as the environment for its entire operations. Lendo, Sweden’s leading personal loans comparison site and part of the global Schibsted Media Group, has entered a period of rapid …

One of the largest banks in Sweden chooses City Network

City Network, a leading global supplier of IT infrastructure as a service (IaaS) based on OpenStack, announced today that SBAB Bank AB has chosen to establish parts of its IT infrastructure using the company’s sector-specific services, City Cloud for Bank & Finance. SBAB will accordingly become one of the first banks in Europe to establish parts of its IT environment …

City Network launches global partner program

City Network, the leading provider of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) based on OpenStack, today announced a global partner program for its IaaS City Cloud. With the partner program, City Network is increasing its focus on City Cloud, a service available worldwide. As a recognized technology leader and gold member of the OpenStack Foundation, the new partner program enables more organisations to leverage …

City Network shifts into high gear with hastexo acquisition

City Network, a leading provider of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) based on OpenStack, today announced the acquisition of hastexo, an independent professional services organization specializing in open source solutions for cloud computing, distributed storage, and self-paced on-line training. The move is a direct continuation of City Network’s strategy to build and strengthen its services and education portfolio around OpenStack, Ceph, containers, high …