Joyent and MiTAC Announce MiCloud, Taiwan’s First Public Cloud for End Users and Cloud Solution for Enterprises and Service Providers

Joyent and MiTAC Announce MiCloud, Taiwan’s First Public Cloud for End Users and Cloud Solution for Enterprises and Service Providers

San Francisco and Taipei— September 19, 2011 —Joyent, the global provider of cloud computing software and services, and MiTAC Information Technology Corp. (MiTAC), a worldwide systems integrator, today launched MiCloud, Taiwan’s first true public cloud service and a cloud solution bundle for enterprises and service providers. MiCloud is a fully integrated hardware and software solution consisting of MiTAC’s 35 years of systems integration experience and TYAN servers, Joyent’s comprehensive cloud software solution, SmartDataCenter, and Arista EOS, the world’s most advanced network operating system, all bundled together into a single rack solution.

MiTAC will provide the first true public cloud service in Taiwan to enterprises, small and medium sized businesses, and startups that wish to focus on their core business and entrust their IT infrastructure to a competent cloud service provider. The company also plans to use MiCloud internally as a “private cloud” to run its IT projects, such as those for clients in the government, public transportation, education, health care, gaming and ecommerce industries. MiTAC will also make the solution available to service providers wishing to deliver public cloud services to their customers.

Last week Joyent and MiTAC announced the validation of TYAN’s high density and high performance servers for use in Joyent’s SmartDataCenter, the cloud computing orchestration and management software used by service providers around the world to deliver public, hybrid and private cloud services to their customers. This validation marries the leading cloud computing software platform with the most performant servers available for rapid deployment… Read More