Whale Cloud Named a Finalist in Leading Lights Awards 2020
NANJING, China, July 06, 2020 – Whale Cloud is pleased to announce that it has been named a finalist in the Light Reading’s Leading Lights Awards 2020. Whale Cloud was recognized in Outstanding Digital Enablement Vendor and the Most Innovative Blockchain for Telecoms Strategy category. The Leading Lights awards celebrate the innovation, hard work and business success of the communications industry’s leading companies, teams and individuals.
The Light Reading Outstanding Digital Enablement Vendor category recognizes next-generation OSS/BSS/analytics/digital systems vendors that stand out from their competitors, continuously innovate and set industry trends. Whale Cloud puts customers in priority and has been undergoing internal transformation to congregate innovative solutions, business models, technologies to power customers digital transformation in the 5G era. To facilitate the digital transformation progress of global communication service providers (CSPs) and cross industries, Whale Cloud provides cloud-based online business platform together with Alibaba Cloud across 8 domains: BSS/OSS, Data Intelligence, 5G, Cloud, eCommerce, Finance, Industrial IoT applications and DT consulting services, with new minds to transform traditional telecom software services.
Whale Cloud has also been recognized for the deployment of a blockchain-based data-sharing platform that supports the data monetization of China Unicom, the world’s fourth-largest mobile service provider by subscriber base. The platform unifies data from all data centers across China Unicom Group, including 31 subsidiaries, and enables the operator to share and trade data with enterprise customers to allow them to develop and augment services. Embedded with decentralized blockchain technology, the data-sharing platform gives businesses a faster, securer way to share information and establish trust. China Unicom is now sharing data with over 1,000 enterprise customers from over 20 industries.
“The digital transformation is still on the hype cycle for almost all industries. It is more than technology renovation, but also the mindset and business model innovation by unleashing the value of data, ecosystem and technology.” said Fu Jianjun, CMO, Whale Cloud International. “We are honored to be recognized as a finalist in Light Reading’s Leading Lights Awards which highlights our capabilities and strengthens our confidence in continuously bringing innovation for our customers.”