UIH established a cooperation with leading IT companies, IBM and Brainergy, to launch UIH All Cloud, a set of cloud services offerings specifically designed to enable digital transformation for enterprises in Thailand.
The launch of UIH All Cloud will accelerate enterprises’ digital transformation through multi-cloud strategy by facilitating direct connection to cloud platforms of different cloud service providers and enabling their effective management and usage.
The UIH AII Cloud will consist of following services:
Cloud Solution for Business Innovation: IBM Cloud Private helps organizations to create on-premises cloud capabilities similar to the public clouds but from behind the security of the company firewall. It is built on the open source Kubernetes-based container architecture and supports both Docker containers and Cloud Foundry. This facilitates integration and portability of workloads as they evolve to any cloud environment, including the public IBM Cloud. This platform will serve as the foundation of a number of UIH solutions including container-as-a-service, blockchain-as-a-service and other AI, IoT and Data Science services in the future.
Digital Solutions: UIH cooperates with Brainergy, a digital solution provider to offer a Digital Solutions for enterprise under Software as a Service model example Smart Tax, Smart People, Smart Document to improve their working efficiency and increase new business opportunities
Mr. Sunti Medhavikul, Managing Director of United Information Highway Company Limited (UIH), a digital infrastructure and solution provider under Benchachinda Holding Group, said that according to IDC, by the year 2021, more than 30 percent of cloud expenditure in enterprises will belong to multi-cloud service.
“The collaboration among UIH, IBM and Brainergy is a significant step forward in cloud service development in Thailand that will follow the world’s cloud usage trend while help fulfill the strength of UIH All Cloud and make its cloud services more completed”
“IBM Cloud Private – an open source technology bringing cloud capabilities to organizations running on-premises IT systems – provides clients a transition to cloud that’s designed to enable them to maintain their on-premises systems on which they still depend for many mission-critical applications and sensitive data sets,” said Kittipong Asawapichayon, Country Manager for IBM Cloud and Solutions, IBM Thailand Co., Ltd. “UIH will now be able to optimize its management of enterprise applications while still benefitting from the security and control of its own on-premises infrastructure.”
Mr. Pakasit Wattana, Digital Monetization, Brainergy Company Limited under Benchachinda Holding Group said that Brainergy is a digital solution provider focusing on bringing digital technology to optimize business performance. The company offers solutions to respond digital disruption era to help organizations to get benefits from the change” “having specialized and experienced partner to work well together is a key success for business. Working with UIH which has well-equipped and reliable digital infrastructure will help the company to offer customers better services and help them create more digital opportunities”
About UIH ALL Cloud
UIH All Cloud includes Cloud Solution for Business Innovation, Digital Solutions, Global Cloud: a service to allow customers to make a direct high speed connection to world-class cloud service providers including Amazon Web Service (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Office 365, Google. Domestic Public Cloud: The service is provided by Cloud HM, a subsidiary of UIH, and Huawei Cloud as an alternative for customers who want to maximize the efficiency of cloud applications and reduce business risk.