The sudden outbreak of COVID-19 has pressed the pause button for many industries, bringing great challenges to enterprises around the world. However, disruptive innovations are often bred in great crisis. Yesterday, Forbes China released its latest annual publication, “50 Most Innovative Companies” for 2020, naming Sangfor one of the most innovative companies in Cloud Computing for the second consecutive year.
According to Forbes China, the evaluation dimensions include innovation capability (investment in R&D & intellectual property rights of core products), innovation transformation (technological achievements transformation & the ratio of company revenue to R&D investment), company management (digitalization process & management level), company growth (growth opportunities and performance of core financial indicators over the past three years) and company social image.
Source: https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/9l6n3mMpZsIIgEK0PHAP9Q (Chinese language)
Established in 2000, Sangfor started with only 3 people, and currently has 6,000+ employees with more than 60 branch offices globally in exciting locations like Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines, Vietnam, Myanmar, Pakistan, UAE, Italy and the USA.
Specializing in Cloud Computing & Network Security, Sangfor has become a leading global vendor of IT infrastructure solutions, with a wide range of products & services including; Hyper-Converged Infrastructure, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Next-Generation Firewall, Internet Access Management, Endpoint Secure, Ransomware Protection, Managed Detection and Response, WAN Optimization, SD-WAN and many others.
Sangfor takes innovation seriously, investing at least 20% of its yearly revenue in R&D, improving current products and developing new solutions in their four R&D centres in the USA & China. Thus far, Sangfor has applied for more than +1,500 patents with more patent applications scheduled for 2020. This dedication to innovation enables Sangfor to release new and updated versions of products every quarter, and launch new products yearly or bi-yearly.
About Sangfor Cloud Computing
Sangfor HCI (Hyper-converged Infrastructure) is the new generation of cloud IT architecture is built on an innovative 3rd generation hyper-converged infrastructure platform. By converging compute, storage, networking and security on a single software stack, Sangfor HCI provides a 1-stop software-defined data centre solution for customers, with simplified architecture, ultimately reliability for business-critical applications and dramatically easy-to-use management.
Sangfor HCI made its first appearance on the prestigious Gartner Magic Quadrant for hyper-converged infrastructure in 2019, as the only APAC-developed HCI solution to enter the Garner MQ that year!
Click here for more information about Sangfor HCI and how it can simplify, secure and connect your business like never before. Sangfor Technologies is an APAC-based, global leading vendor of IT infrastructure solutions specializing in Network Security and Cloud Computing. Visit us at www.sangfor.com to learn more about Sangfor’s HCI and SCP cloud solutions, and let Sangfor make your IT simpler, more secure and more valuable.