Deutsche Telekom and Huawei partner for IT and cloud
Deutsche Telekom and Huawei have signed an agreement for IT infrastructure and private cloud solutions.
Under the agreement, Huawei and Deutsche Telekom’s T-Systems will provide hardware and solution expertise and extensive cloud expertise respectively.
"We are bringing together strengths from two continents: T-Systems' technology and quality leadership in cloud services, and Huawei's cutting-edge technology and solution expertise," said Ferri Abolhassan, T-Systems director of IT. "In this way, we are securing for our customers the best balance of price, service and quality for transforming their IT to the cloud."
The companies will also collaborate on technology projects and develop solutions for private cloud computing as well as traditional IT infrastructures that are to be transferred to the cloud.
“We are delighted that we are able to expand our partnership with Deutsche Telekom and its business customers arm T-Systems in such a powerful way. We have been working together for years on network components, which has given us a leading position in Europe and beyond,” said Ryan Ding, Huawei’s president of products and solutions. “Now we are also combining our know-how and cutting-edge technology in IT infrastructures and private cloud."