Appcore expands Hong Kong cloud zones

Des Moines, IA – March 19, 2013

Appcore, provider of the industry’s only complete automated cloud computing platform, announced their newest high availability zone location in Hong Kong today. The addition of the zone to the Appcore cloud network will contribute to their vision of a cloud federation for their customers. Appcore wholesale customers will now have two availability zones to choose from in Hong Kong; one in Central District and one in Kowloon. The two availability zone were driven from customer demand for low latency disaster recovery sites for financial and transaction hosting.

Managed availability zones streamline operations, ease overall cloud management, and increase availability. Read more

Appcore Secures $6 Million Series B Funding Round

Des Moines, IA – February 26, 2013

Today, Appcore, a global provider of the industry’s only complete cloud computing automation platform, announced the closing of a $6 million Series B funding round. This Series B funding included private investors as well as existing investor Telephone Acquisition Company, with DH Capital acting as the exclusive advisor to Appcore. To date, Appcore has raised $11 million in total financing. The company will use the proceeds of this funding to continue global expansion of its local cloud deployments, as well as continued development of Appcore’s industry leading software defined cloud and software defined data center offerings. Read more

Appcore Appoints Michael Keen as New Chief Technology Officer

Des Moines, IA – February 12, 2013

Appcore®, global provider of the industry’s only complete cloud computing automation platform, today announced the addition of Michael Keen to its executive team as the new Chief Technology Officer. Keen will be responsible for establishing the company’s technical vision and executing all aspects of Appcore’s product and software goals to deploy world class cloud technology.

“We find ourselves in a period of rapid evolution toward more agile, scalable and user-centric computing. Appcore is ideally positioned in this transformation with core strengths in automating the business of cloud computing. I am excited and energized to join this great company at the beginning of this next exciting chapter for the global technology industry,” said Keen on his new position. Read more

CloudNet Partners with Appcore to Bring Cloud Computing to Asia-Pacific Market

Des Moines, IA – Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Appcore, provider of the industry’s only complete automated cloud computing platform, is proud to announce its newest customer, CloudNet. CloudNet has selected Appcore to bring content streaming and cloud services to Asia. Formed by a team of IT, telecom, marketing and engineering professionals, CloudNet aims to make IT simple for users and become a market leader in Infrastructure-as-a-Service. The company is based in Hong Kong and serves clients and business partners primarily in Hong Kong and China.  Read more

Appcore Increases its Global Footprint with Expansion into Asia-Pacific Market

Des Moines, IA – Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Appcore®, provider of the industry’s only complete automated cloud computing platform, aims to capitalize on cloud innovation in a region that is seeing explosive growth in private and public local cloud infrastructure. This expansion provides more immediate availability of Appcore Onsite™ to service providers and enterprises particularly in Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore and Australia. By providing local cloud infrastructure to these companies, Appcore is able to help them resolve the issues of trust, proximity and data sovereignty.  Read more