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 …

CEO of City Network joins OpenStack Foundation board of directors

City Network – a leading provider of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) based on OpenStack, today announced that its founder and CEO, Johan Christenson has been elected member of the board at the OpenStack Foundation. The OpenStack Foundation promotes the global development, distribution and adoption of the OpenStack cloud operating system and serves more than 80,000 individual members from over 180 countries around …

City Network expands to the Middle East

City Network – a leading European provider of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) based on OpenStack, today announced its continued global expansion. The company is launching its public cloud service City Cloud, in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, thus moving into the Middle East and adding another yet another region to its offer.   “In an increasingly regulated world where digitization puts …

Automotive embedded electronics expert Vector delivers new service offering via City Cloud

City Network – a leading European provider of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) based on OpenStack, today announced that automotive embedded electronics expert Vector has chosen City Networks IaaS City Cloud. Based in Germany with subsidiaries across the world, Vector supports manufacturers and suppliers in the automotive industry and related sectors with a professional platform of tools, software components and services for developing …

City Network becomes gold member of the OpenStack foundation

City Network, a leading European provider of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) built on OpenStack, today announced it has been selected a gold member of the OpenStack Foundation, the community driving the development of the cloud computing platform OpenStack. In connection to the OpenStack Summit in Barcelona, taking place October 25-28, the OpenStack Foundation’s Board of Directors approved City Network’s application to become …

City Network launches a City Cloud node in Tokyo

City Network, a leading European provider of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) built on OpenStack, today announced an important expansion in Asia. As of 1st of January 2017, the company will launch a node for its IaaS City Cloud in Tokyo. Through this, City Network takes an important step in offering European customers access to its IT-infrastructure services on a global market. Since …

Great interest in OpenStack Days Nordic

  On September 22, 2016, OpenStack Days Nordic is arranged for the first time. The event, which takes place in Stockholm, is gathering the Nordic OpenStack community for a day filled with keynotes, success stories and networking opportunities. OpenStack is an open source-based software platform for private and public clouds, and can be compared to an operating system for the …

City Network launch high performance OpenStack-based object storage at 2,9 US cents per GB and month

City Network – a leading European provider of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) built on OpenStack today announced general availability of City Cloud Object Storage across the US and Sweden. The new service provides simple and efficient storage of all types of files. What distinguishes the service from e.g. Amazon S3 and other well-known names for object storage is control, compliance and performance. …

City Network launches compliant cloud for banking and finance in UK and Germany

City Network – a leading European provider of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) built on OpenStack – today announced that City Cloud for Bank & Finance will be available in Europe’s leading financial centres. The service will be launched in Germany and the United Kingdom through the establishment of two new data centres in Frankfurt and London. City Cloud for Bank & Finance …