16.12.2013 | Bucharest | Press Releases
GTS Telecom, one of the leading providers of infrastructure-based telecommunication solutions in Romania, announced a significant investment in the expansion of its Bucharest data centre and dedicated cloud platform.
Over the last year, GTS has seen a significant growth in their data centre and cloud services in Romania. To support the increased demand for colocation and infrastructure as a service (Iaas) solutions. GTS expanded their data centre space by 25% and installed a new dedicated cloud platform in Bucharest. This investment brings the newest cloud technologies to Romania, which will considerably reduce implementation time for customers to configure and stand up workloads and give them much faster access to their critical business information.
“Cloud and data centre services have been a priority for us this year, and we continue to invest in our ICT service portfolio, in order to provide our business customers a full range of infrastructure solutions,” said Razvan Stoica, Managing Director of GTS Telecom. “Our proven experience ensures that we will continue to be a trustworthy partner in designing, implementing and managing telco and cloud environments in the Romanian market.”
Since 2011, GTS has been active with cloud services and one of the companies who laid the groundwork for these types of services in the region. With a complete range of public, hybrid and private cloud, storage and real-time backup solutions, GTS is the chosen partner for many international and Romanian business customers throughout the region. GTS cloud computing solutions include a 99.99% uptime, state-of-the art cloud platform and access to a specialized team dedicated to customers 24x7.
Additionally, GTS offers informative cloud tools available on their website, www.gts.ro, including a test drive platform that allows visitors to build an environment and experience the cloud for themselves and a Knowledge Center, which provides details on the cloud platform and guides on how to best utilize the cloud in their business operations. This year, GTS’ Virtual Hosting Environment (VHE) service received the EuroCloud Romania award for Best Cloud Offer - Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), and qualified for the EuroCloud European competition.
“GTS’ cloud solutions are enterprise-grade with a focus on flexibility, scalability, security and redundancy in all levels of the infrastructure. The GTS Group is one of the pioneers of this type of technology in the region and we are confident that our local solutions will continue to be the chosen platform for Romanian customers,” said Sebastian Pitei, Presales and Cloud Manager at GTS Telecom.
In November 2013, Deutsche Telekom acquired GTS Central Europe, the group which includes GTS Telecom. The transaction is currently awaiting regulatory approval and both companies will operate independently until the transaction is finalized.