Europe’s leading independent cloud services and data centre provider Proact has been awarded Equinix’s Top EMEA Growth Partner prize for its work as part of the Equinix Partner Program.
The Equinix Partner Program is a rich business ecosystem of top service providers who help companies deploy optimal cloud solutions – whether public, private or hybrid. As partners, Proact and Equinix work together to deliver integrated solutions, tailor-made in-line with customers’ goals and challenges.
The collaboration between Equinix and Proact is offering organisations the ability to integrate and assemble secure, scalable hybrid solutions in a repeatable manner around the world to accelerate cloud adoption.
Paul Bates, Vice President of Portfolio and Technology at Proact, says: “It is great to work with partners such as Equinix to offer our customers the right solutions to enable their digital transformation. We are delighted to have received this prize and we hope to build on this success as we look to develop our strategic partnership.
“By collaborating with partners such as Equinix, who truly enable global connectivity, we can help our customers accelerate their business and innovation approaches to create exceptional value from IT.”
Proact and Equinix worked together on a number of notable projects throughout 2018, including Infrastructure as a Service solutions (Proact Hybrid Cloud) hosted within Equinix® International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centres. Successful designs also leveraged Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric™, a software-defined interconnection solution that has enabled customers to connect to public cloud resources.
Simon Ognall, Channel and Alliances Director at Equinix EMEA, says: “It is clear to see how the Proact and Equinix partnership is delivering both value to both customers and sales teams. Our joint projects show that we can offer the right blend of platforms, services and expertise to drive value in the digital economy. We look forward to what the future has in store.”
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For further information, please contact:
Jonas Hasselberg, CEO and President, Proact IT Group AB, firstname.lastname@example.org
Paul Bates, Vice President of Portfolio and Technology, Proact IT Group AB, email@example.com
Jonas Persson, CFO & IR, Proact IT Group AB, +46 733 56 66 90, firstname.lastname@example.org
Danny Duggal, Head of Strategic Communications, Proact IT Group AB, +46 733 56 68 43, email@example.com
Proact is Europe’s leading independent data centre and cloud services provider. By delivering flexible, accessible and secure IT solutions and services, we help companies and authorities reduce risk and costs, whilst increasing agility, productivity and efficiency. We’ve completed over 5,000 successful projects around the world, have more than 3,500 customers and currently manage in excess of 100 petabytes of information in the cloud. We employ over 800 people in 15 countries across Europe and North America. Founded in 1994, our parent company, Proact IT Group AB (publ), listed on Nasdaq Stockholm in 1999 (under the symbol PACT).
For further information about Proact’s activities please visit us at www.proact.eu