12.08.2013 | Bucharest | Press Releases
Bucharest, August 12, 2013 – GTS Telecom, one of the leading infrastructure–based providers in Romania, part of GTS Central Europe, has won the EuroCloud Romania award for Best Cloud offer – Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), for its GTS Virtual Hosting Environment service. This award qualifies the company for participation in the EuroCloud Europe competition.
The national edition of the EuroCloud Awards took place for the first time in July 2013, and included four categories: Best Cloud offer (Iaas, Saas, Paas); Best Cloud startup; Best Cloud project – private sector; Best Cloud project – public sector. A total of twelve submitted applications competed in the event. The winners of each category are pre-qualified for participation in the EuroCloud Europe awards, which will take place between 15-16 October in Luxembourg, as part of the EuroCloud congress. Apart from Romania, which will take part in this event for the very first time, participants will include Austria, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey and Great Britain.
“We are particularly happy that our GTS Virtual Hosting Environment service received the EuroCloud Romania award for Best Cloud Offer, a category which benefit from the largest number of submitted applications. Furthermore, it is an honour for us to participate in the EuroCloud Europe competition this year, where Romania will be present for the very first time. We will continue to invest in our cloud services, in order to meet the constantly evolving business needs of our clients,” said Razvan Stoica, Managing Director of GTS Telecom.
GTS has been active on the cloud services sector since 2011, as one of the companies which pioneers for this type of technology in the region. GTS offers a full range of public, private or hybrid, high quality cloud services (Infrastructure as a Service: IaaS), and addresses medium and large companies. GTS is the favourite provider of numerous top companies, both Romanian and international.
The GTS Virtual Hosting Environment service provides enterprise-class computing and networking resources located at one of GTS’s premiere data centres. GTS’ service distinguishes itself through above-market level scalability, as well as high elasticity of the computing (CPU, RAM, HDD) and network components. The company operates a state-of-the-art platform, implemented in various locations in Central Europe, and based on last generation technologies supplied by VMware, Cisco, NetApp, CommVault. The connectivity of GTS’ cloud services is ensured by solid Internet, VPN and Ethernet solutions of up to 10 Gbps, using the regional MPLS and Ethernet networks operated by GTS.