You are here: Home » Companies » News
Business Standard

Huawei to sell servers with own chips to boost its cloud computing business

Servers using Huawei chipset to be available for Q2, 2019. Huawei says it will not sell these chips to third parties.

Reuters  |  Shanghai 

China's Huawei, the world's largest telecom-equipment maker, on Wednesday said it will sell some servers powered by its own chips for the first time, doubling down on efforts to boost its cloud computing business. This comes at a time when Huawei, which set up its cloud business unit last year, is trying to gain a firmer foothold in the public cloud market at home that is currently dominated by Alibaba. Huawei's semiconductor arm, Hisilicon, already makes some chips the company uses in its smartphones and telecom equipment, but the servers it currently sells to telecom companies ...

This article is no longer available in our repository.

There could be multiple reasons for this.

First Published: Wed, October 10 2018. 13:23 IST