2022-05-18

Conoa’s position as a leading Cloud Native, Kubernetes and container technology specialist has been recognised as the company was presented with the Partner of the year award by Mirantis for its excellence in providing reliable, scalable, and secure modern application development platforms to its customers.

The award follows from a successful collaboration between Conoa and Mirantis, making it easy to unleash the power of containers and Kubernetes everywhere. Through a long-term commitment, Conoa has achieved highest partner status, with certified professionals supporting customers across the Nordic region, such as some of the leading banks and telecom companies in Sweden who now benefit from less overhead, increased portability and enhanced application development.

“It is with great pleasure that I get to award Conoa for our partnership as the Mirantis Partner of the Year,” says Erik Branten, Senior Account Director at Mirantis. “It is a recognition of the work our teams perform together and their dedication to our mutual success and that of our customers. The Mirantis partner of the year award is awarded to the highest performing partner across all regions, based on several criteria, including product expertise, capabilities in co-selling, and customer solution delivery. Conoa was recognised for a very high level of engagement, we have a true partnership in approaching the market jointly, winning esteemed customers and brands.”

Conoa helps companies build cloud native, container and Kubernetes infrastructure that is required for modern platforms. Conoa offer its customers enterprise-ready solutions in combination with professional services, training and expertise from certified technology consultants, covering multiple Mirantis products, including Mirantis Kubernetes Engine, Lens, and K0s. 

Conoa hold both the prestigious Kubernetes Certified Service Provider and Kubernetes Training Partners status with the nonprofit organisation Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), where both Conoa and Mirantis are members.

“We are naturally excited to see that our hard work and commitment to our customers is being recognised by Mirantis,” says Kenneth Albinsson, CTO of Conoa. “We like to celebrate our successes, and it’s especially gratifying to do this with Mirantis. I am confident that our partnership with Mirantis will continue to grow and continue to drive value for our customers.

For further information, please contact: 

Thomas Ljungfeldt, CEO, Conoa AB, Tel. +46 703 30 35 35, thomas.ljungfeldt@conoa.se
Danny Duggal,
VP Commercial & Communications, Proact IT Group AB, tel. +46 733 56 68 43, danny.duggal@proact.eu

About Proact

Proact is Europe’s leading specialist in data and information management with focus on cloud services and data centre solutions. We help our customers to store, connect, protect, secure and drive value through their data whilst increasing agility, productivity and efficiency. We’ve completed thousands of successful projects around the world, have more than 4,000 customers and currently manage hundreds of petabytes of information in the cloud. We employ over 1,000 people in 13 countries across Europe and North America. Founded in 1994, our parent company, Proact IT Group AB (publ), was listed on Nasdaq Stockholm in 1999 (under the symbol PACT). For further information about Proact’s activities please visit us at www.proact.eu

Conoa who are experts in Kubernetes, Cloud Native and container technology was acquired by Proact in 2021. www.conoa.se