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26 JUNE 2013

WANdisco and TCloud Computing Form non-Stop alliance partnership to accelerate Apache Hadoop Cluster deployments in Great China

WANdisco (LSE: WAND) and TCloud Computing announced a strategic partnership to speed the deployment of Big Data solutions for enterprises and add Continuous Availability™ to the data stored and processed in Apache Hadoop clusters.

Through the alliance, WANdisco and TCloud Computing will provide enterprises in Great China with comprehensive enterprise Hadoop deployments, including business use case investigation, development, integration, delivery, and ongoing services and support.

TCloud, a subsidiary of Trend Micro, headquartered in Beijing with additional satellite locations throughout Asia, focuses on solving Big Data challenges. With a staff of highly experienced technology experts, TCloud has been deploying Big Data Hadoop systems since 2010. WANdisco provides Continuous Availability™ to data processed and stored in Hadoop. WANdisco Non-Stop NameNode eliminates the single point of failure – the NameNode – to give enterprises optimum performance, scalability and availability on a 24/7 basis, while eliminating downtime and data loss entirely. Together, the companies will deliver end-to-end, non-stop Hadoop solutions.

“This partnership allows enterprises throughout Great China to experience continuous availability for Hadoop with WANdisco non-stop technology, while allowing them to take advantage of the deep experience, knowledge, and skills of TCloud," said David Richards, CEO of WANdisco.

"By leveraging the differentiated technology from WANdisco with the skills and abilities of our experts, companies can quickly plan, deploy and realize the business value of their Big Data projects,” said Kaufman Chang, VP of Business Development, TCloud Computing.

About TCloud

TCloud Computing provides solutions that enable enterprises to embrace cloud computing and to achieve greater business agility and greater cost efficiency.  As a leading open source cloud computing solution provider, TCloud Computing focused on bridging the Cloud Computing gap between China and global by matching cutting-edge technologies with local market needs. Starting from Year 2010, TCloud Computing helped more than 20 China enterprise customers build their big data or IaaS platforms successfully. For additional information, please visit www.tcloudcomputing.com.cn.

Contact:
Kaufman Chang
kaufman_chang@tcloudcomputing.com
+86 (10) 8712-0606

About WANdisco

WANdisco is the world leader in Active Data Replication™. Its patented WANdisco Fusion technology enables the replication of continuously changing data to the cloud and on-premises data centers with guaranteed consistency, no downtime and no business disruption. It also allows distributed development teams to collaborate as if they are all working in one location. WANdisco has an OEM with IBM as well as partnerships with Amazon Web Services, Cisco, Google Cloud, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Microsoft Azure, and Oracle to resell its patented technology. WANdisco also works directly with Fortune 1000 companies around the world to ensure their data can give them the real insight they need.

For additional information, please visit www.wandisco.com.

Contact:
WANdisco plc
Alexandra Gee
VP Marketing & Communications
alexandra.gee@wandisco.com