Huawei joins Open Compute Project

The Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP) has announced that Huawei, a global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, joined as a Platinum member, the company said.

OCP was initiated by Facebook in 2011 with a mission to apply the benefits of open source to hardware and rapidly increase the pace of innovation in, near and around the data center and beyond. Since then, OCP has been consistently innovating around open source contributions for networking, servers, storage and Open Rack.

Driven by responsible operations, ongoing innovation and open collaboration, Huawei has established a competitive ICT portfolio of end-to-end solutions in telecom and enterprise networks, devices and cloud computing. Their ICT solutions, products, and services are used in more than 170 countries and regions, serving over one-third of the world´s population by more than 170,000 employees.

Huawei is a Bronze Sponsor of the first annual OCP Regional Summit in Amsterdam, Netherlands 1 — 2 October, 2018. More information can be found here: https://www.opencompute.org/summit/regional-summit-2018