Asia Express - Computing
LG, Microsoft Form Partnership on Cloud Computing
October 01, 2010
LG announced on September 30, 2010 that the company has signed a license agreement with Microsoft to cooperate on the integration among the multi computing solution LG Network Monitor, WMS (Windows MultiPoint Server), and RemoteFX, according to the Korea IT Times. As per the agreement, LG is expected to launch a new line of Network Monitor with RemoteFX integrated in mid-2011, targeting the enterprise cloud computing market. Meanwhile, the Network Monitor with WMS 2010 integrated is projected to target the education cloud computing market. The two companies aim to take up 25% market share in the education segment by 2012. The education market sector in Korea is estimated to grow by more than 50% each year, reaching 20 million units in 2015, according to the same source.