Lenovo, Microsoft Azure are changing cloud wars game
Staff Writer By: Lenovo
On Monday, Lenovo announced its new partnership with Microsoft Azure Stack, which will help enterprises and service providers, wo are constantly under pressure to deliver IT solutions quickly, simply and cost-effectively, while addressing security and compliance requirements.
Lenovo and Microsoft engineers have been working closely together for well over a year to bring this revolutionary solution to market. The proven and tight integration of hardware and software is key to a best-in-class hybrid cloud solution.
"Microsoft and Lenovo have a history of working together and began Microsoft Azure Stack development over a year ago. Having demonstrated this capability at Mircrosoft Ignite in 2016, together we proved this solution will help clients implement the agility and simplicity of public cloud within their dta centers. Lenovo's ThinkAgile SX for Azure Stack helps our shared customers implement hybrid cloud to transform their business, meet customer demands, advance innovation, and increase efficiency."
On June 20, Lenovo launched ThinkAgile SX for Microsoft Azure Stack as part of the largest end-to-end data center portfolio in Lenovo's history. With the ThinkAgile brand, Lenovo moves aggressively into software-defined hyperconverged infrastructures for hybrid cloud, combining industry best practices and responding to spiraling costs and the need for the flexibility and ease of cloud in your data center. Lenovo's vision for the ThinkAgile product line aligns well with Azure Stack by combining a complete hardware solution with Azure services to enable new hybrid cloud applications.
Orders are currently being accepted with Microsoft planning to start shipping the first systems in September.