OVHcloud becomes a major partner of Centech to contribute to the development of tomorrow's tech entrepreneurs


OVHcloud has just signed a partnership agreement with Centech, a Quebec innovation center recognized by UBI Global as one of the top 10 university business incubators in the world. Created in 1996, Centech's mission is to stimulate entrepreneurship and high-potential technological projects, from conception to market, by creating an ecosystem based on excellence and open innovation in selected sectors such as Deeptech and Medtech.

Driven by the same vocation to support innovation through its dedicated Startup program, OVHcloud will offer Centech dedicated technical support and premium access to its portfolio of open, interoperable and reversible cloud solutions. Whether they are in the start-up or development phase, Centech startups will benefit from an access to a cloud combining performance and flexibility to accelerate their projects and conquer new markets.

"OVHcloud is proud to work hand in hand with Centech, which has been a driving force in Quebec to stimulate innovation. The solutions offered by our Startup program are free of any technological lock-in and ensure predictable pricing, allowing young companies to develop without hindrance and optimize their financial profitability from an early stage" -Estelle Azemard, vice president Americas at OVHcloud.

"We are thrilled to have OVHcloud's solutions and the support of Estelle Azemard and her team to meet the needs of Centech startups and better support them in their digital development." - Julian Lucchesi, Centech's director of strategic partnerships.

•    Learn more about Centech and its Propulsion and Acceleration programs with which OVHcloud is associated.
•    Learn more about the OVHcloud Startup program to support innovation.

About Centech

Centech is an ecosystem that boosts technological innovation and entrepreneurship projects in science and engineering. Open to all, Centech was founded in 1996 by the École de technologie supérieure. Through its Acceleration and Propulsion programs, Centech acts as a real instrument of growth, thus creating one of the largest concentrations of early-stage technology entrepreneurs in Quebec and Canada. Since 2018, Centech has its own open innovation hub, the Collision Lab, where large companies are supported in their open innovation initiatives in collaboration with technology startups.