Inspur group is China's leading cloud computing, big data service provider with four listed companies: Inspur Information, Inspur Software, Inspur International and Inspur Huaguang, covering four large industry groups of cloud data center, cloud services & big data, smart city, and smart enterprises. Inspur offers IT products and services that satisfy the information needs of governments and enterprises in more than 100 countries and regions. In 2018, Inspur identified a data-first strategy to build a platform-type ecosystem of enterprises based on the world’s leading cloud data center and cloud service platforms. Working hand in hand with partners, Inspur will facilitate socialization of data and accelerate its pace in transforming into a “new operator” of cloud service, big data, and smart city. The goal is to become a new Internet company that integrates “cloud and data”.
Inspur is the 3rd largest server provider in the world and No.1 in China. It dominated the ERP market for 16 consecutive years, and e-government cloud service market for five years in a row. Inspur is one of the eight national secure and reliable computer information system integration key enterprises, and independently developed China's first mission critical server - K1, making Inspur the fifth company and China, after the United States and Japan, the third country that masters core technologies of high-end servers. K1 also won the National Science and Technology Progress Award in 2014.
Founded in the 1940s, Inspur is one of China’s first IT brands. Dongfanghong I, China’s first space satellite launched in 1970, used electronic components made of Inspur transistors. From then on, Inspur started its IT adventure powered by technological innovation for more than 40 years. Committed to innovation, Inspur has delivered forward-looking technological breakthroughs and driven China’s IT industry at key stages.
The first Inspur PC was produced, which marked a new milestone in China’s IT development. Led by Inspur, three PC manufacturers propelled China’s PC industry into the age of prosperity and rapid development.
Inspur developed the first Chinese character pager in the world and customized the first Chinese character paging standard in the world. The standard is still in use today.
Inspur’s engineers developed China’s first micro-server. Peter Sun, current chairman and CEO of Inspur Group, led this development project. Over the next decade, Inspur broke the long-time monopoly of foreign server manufacturers in China and ushered in a new era for China’s server industry.
Inspur servers broke the world record in commercial intelligent TCP-H in 2004. So far, Inspur servers have refreshed or set over 80 world records.
Inspur’s 64-bit server won the second prize for the National Scientific and Technological Progress Award, which was the top technological progress prize in IT achievements in 2005. On Dec. 9, 2005, the "High Cost Performance and High-Performance Server Architecture Design and Optimization Technology for Transaction Processing" project from Inspur Group was awarded the top prize in the "Information Industry Major Technological Invention Award" in 2005.
The only state key laboratory founded within in an IT enterprise, Inspur State Key Laboratory of High-end Server & Storage Technology, was established.
The project “Inspur Tiansuo high-end fault-tolerant computer system development and application promotion”, as a major special project in the field of information technology of the “863” program in the “11th Five-Year Plan”, was approved.
The “Inspur Mass information storage system and application demonstration” project was approved as a major special project in the field of information technology of the “863” program in the “11th Five-Year Plan”.
Inspur’s "High-Performance Server & Storage Technology Innovation Project" won the "Enterprise Technology Innovation Project Award" in the 2009 National Prize for Progress in Science and Technology. "Tiansuo TS30000 High-End Commercial Server System" was awarded the second prize in the National Prize for Progress in Science and Technology. Inspur was the only enterprise in the field of computer to win both technological product and enterprise prizes.
Inspur developed China’s first 32-socekt high-end fault-tolerant computer independently, making Inspur the world’s fifth company being able to develop such computers.
China’s first PB level mass storage independently developed by Inspur was accepted by the Ministry of Science and Technology.
Inspur developed and released K1 system independently, thereby filling the gap in China’s mission critical server.
Inspur Tiansuo K1 system got the 1st class reward of national technology improvements in 2014.
Inspur released a next-generation mission critical server M13, and that means Inspur the world second company to develop such mainframes (IBM was the first developer).
Inspur built China’s first National Engineering Laboratory for Big Data Distribution and Exchange Technologies.
Inspur has expanded its presence to more than 100 countries and regions across the globe,
with R&D bases and plants in America, Japan, and Hong Kong,
and branches and demo centers in 26 foreign countries.
Globally, Inspur owns over 1,000 large and medium-size channel agents and over 1,000 partners. Its products and solutions are widely adopted in global data center, high performance computing center, tax, education, and intelligent government. While setting up JV with Fortune 500 companies including Cisco, IBM, Microsoft, LG, Ericsson, and Diebold Nixdorf, Inspur has also established strategic partnership with Intel, SAP, VMWARE, NIVIDIA, REDHAT, and so on. Inspur has also worked with UPTEC to train software talents in India.
With an innovation system encompassing basic technologies, generic technologies, key technologies, process and engineering technologies, and industrial plans, Inspur owns the best flexible server production lines and R&D centers in Asia Pacific, one of the first national enterprise technology centers, and postdoctoral workstations. Included in China’s first batch of key software companies, Inspur has also set R&D centers in America, Japan, and Hong Kong.
Being member of many authentic international authorities including Open Stack , SPEC, and TPC, Inspur is now one of the global first class manufacturers. Over the past years, Inspur has break the test records for over 80 times, such as TPC-E, TPC-H, SPECAppServer, SPECPower and so on.
As a large-scale IT group that stands out in both software and hardware, Inspur, guided by innovation and down-to-earth attitude, keeps driving informatization across industries and making IT applications changing people’s lives and making people's dreams come true at a speed never seen before in history. At Inspur, we believe that hard work brings success, and innovation makes future. Inspur will remain committed to innovating and offering high-quality products and services to users, and boosting social development through IT application. Hand in hand with its users, Inspur is delivering on new dreams with lasting passion to explore the world.