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 …

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 …