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OVHcloud Open Trusted Cloud event brings together Cloud software vendors

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OVHcloud, the European Cloud leader, today holds in Paris the second edition of its Open Trusted Cloud event. In line with its core values, OVHcloud ambitions at building vibrant ecosystems around an open and trusted Cloud. Throughout the years, the company has demonstrated its commitment in partnering with Independent Software Vendors (ISV) to help them grow in their respective markets and power their PaaS and SaaS on OVHcloud infrastructures. With more than ten years of investment in security, OVHcloud is in the unique position to not only offer infrastructure but also coveted security labels so that ISVs and their PaaS can meet local regulations: SecNumCloud in France, C5 in Germany, G Cloud in UK or AGiD in Italy.

“Demands around sovereignty, security, ethic, trust abound and are coming from citizens, customers, corporates and governments alike. Our ambition is more than ever to create an active and dynamic ecosystem that is true to European values all the while developing business.” said Michel Paulin, CEO OVHcloud.

This year, a significant number of new software vendors has joined the Open Trusted Cloud initiative, further outlining OVHcloud’s ambitions to grow together. The latest gem to join the OTC portfolio is Nextcloud, a well-known and highly regarded European software vendor that shares common values with OVHcloud around an open and sovereign Cloud. In Europe several countries have seen the effective deployment on the OVHcloud infrastructure of Nextcloud SaaS through partners like Arawa and Mise sur Orbite in France and ItService-Net in Italy.

“We are absolutely thrilled about our partnership with OVHcloud and the level of support and reach it will bring to Nextcloud Hub. Joining the Open Trusted Cloud program is the logical next step in our partnership and we see a natural fit to be hosted in the open, reversible and reliable cloud of OVHcloud. OVHcloud and Nextcloud co-build trusted cloud solutions that answer local regulations and expectations which offers customers a complete collaboration solution based on principles of data sovereignty and data privacy.” said Andreas Rode, Chief Commercial Officer from Nextcloud.

For the 2022 Open Trusted Cloud edition, OVHcloud will held a roundtable on the key success factors for European SaaS editors. Capgemini, EY, Jamespot, KBRW, Nextcloud, Tethris and Whaller are all expected to participate. An awards ceremony highlighting the best ambassador, growth, entry in the program and best SecNumCloud project will also take place. Next year, OVHcloud will held Open Trusted Cloud events across Europe, to further highlight its ambitions of growing together locally.



About OVHcloud

OVHcloud is a global player and the leading European cloud provider operating 400,000 servers within over 33 data centers across four continents. For 20 years, the Group has been leveraging an integrated model that provides complete control of our value chain, from designing our servers to managing our data centers to orchestrating our fiber-optic network. This unique approach enables OVHcloud to independently cover the full spectrum of use cases for our 1.6 million customers across 140 countries. OVHcloud now offers customers the latest-generation solutions that combine high performance, predictable pricing, and complete data sovereignty to support their unfettered growth.


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