STL and Robin.io Announce Strategic Collaboration to Deliver Core Technologies to Empower 5G Stacks for Enterprises and
Cloud Service ProvidersRobin.io will provide the cloud-native Platform for deploying applications and network functions on the STL Enterprise
SAN JOSE, CA, Jan 13, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Robin.io, a leader in Kubernetes data management for enterprise
applications and operator 5G solutions, announced a strategic collaboration with STL [NSE: STLTECH], an industry-leading
integrator of digital networks, to offer (Xaas) as-a-service solution. The Xaas solution will leverage the STL
Enterprise Marketplace Platform with the Robin Cloud-Native Platform (CNP) to deliver enterprise applications and 5G
"Built on the foundation of cloud-native, zero-touch automation and open architectures, the integrated marketplace
solution will enable CSPs to deliver new revenue models and accelerate customer onboarding while keeping service
delivery costs in check. The marketplace solution built jointly by STL and Robin.io for service providers and
enterprises will disrupt the way XaaS frameworks are built and delivered," said Partha Seetala, founder and CEO of
STL Enterprise Marketplace is a new-age, platform-based model that simplifies collaboration and has the potential to
open up multi-sided marketplace opportunities. STL offers end-to-end software solutions for creating new-age digital
services, building new business models, and opening new revenue streams.
The Platform brings together service providers, partners and enterprise customers from different verticals on the same
Platform. Robin CNP provides storage, network management and scheduling to run complex network workloads from
application vendors and partners across a wide spectrum of use cases. The synergy provides a complete platform for
partnership, collaboration and co-creation targeted for enterprise telco customers.
Commenting on the collaboration, Saikat Mitra, COO of STL Network Software, said, "Extreme automation and true
cloud-native platforms are key to accelerating digital transformation. In its endeavor to bring innovative XaaS
offerings faster to the market, STL has been supporting a hybrid network ecosystem with its 5G Enterprise Marketplace
and 5G monetization initiatives. In this strategic partnership, we are bringing our Enterprise Marketplace Platform
enabling Robin.io to achieve seamless cloud infrastructure management for multi-datacenter, multi-cloud and multi-edge
ecosystems and actualize their vision on 5G, IoT and WiFi."
There is a growing trend amongst the Communication Service Providers (CSPs) to become an enterprise platform provider to
leverage the massive opportunities it provides. The STL Enterprise Marketplace Platform, paired with Robin Multi-Data
Center Automation Platform (MDCAP) and Robin CNP, equips service providers with the technology needed to break in and
dominate the enterprise XaaS market. The collaboration announced today provides telcos an agile, scalable automation
solution for 5G designed to help them reduce risk and accelerate time to value.
About STL - Sterlite Technologies Ltd
STL is an industry-leading integrator of digital networks that helps telcos, cloud companies, citizen networks and large
enterprises deliver enhanced experiences to their customers. STL provides end-to-end, 5G-ready solutions ranging from
wired to wireless, design to deployment, and computing connectivity. Our core capabilities lie in Optical Interconnect,
Virtualised Access Solutions, Network Software and System Integration.
Robin.io provides cloud-native capabilities that automate deployment, scaling and lifecycle management of enterprise and
5G applications on Kubernetes. The company's core technology uses application bundles and application pipelines, which
are automated through patented infrastructure and application-topology awareness technology. Robin.io allows developers
and platform engineers to deploy and easily manage data rapidly- and network-centric applications-including big data,
NoSQL and 5G-independent of underlying infrastructure resources. Robin is used globally by companies including BNP
Paribas, Palo Alto Networks, Rakuten Mobile, SAP, Sabre and USAA.
Headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, Robin.io solutions are recognized by Gartner, IDC, GigaOm and others for
their innovation and reliability. More at www.robin.io
and Twitter: @robin4K8S.