Press Release

OVH Receives Global Service Provider Partner Innovation Award at VMware Partner Leadership Summit 2016

Press Release


“This global acknowledgment confirms our leadership, and ability to offer our customers services that are always innovative,” said Laurent Allard, OVH CEO. “This is also in line with OVH’s ambitions at a world level, since we plan to invest heavily in opening 12 datacentres in the coming years. This will not only allow us to touch a dozen new countries, but also to reinforce our presence in North America and Europe.”

“I am pleased to recognize a select group of partners who have received a Global VMware Partner Innovation Award. These honours have distinguished themselves through demonstrated excellence and achievements in 2015,” said Geoff Waters, vice president, Global Service Provider Channel, VMware. “VMware congratulates OVH on winning a Global VMware Partner Innovation Award, and we look forward to our continued collaboration in 2016.”

Praised for its dedicated hardware, the possibility to create up to 4,000 vLANs, and offering technical training provided by OVH and VMware, Dedicated Cloud is a well recognized solution that has already attracted thousands of customers from around the world. CGI (a Canadian IT consulting company), XTM international (a British software development company that specializes in translation software and technology), Villeroy & Boch (a large German ceramics manufacturer), Voyages SNCF (French National Railways), BFM TV (French Media group) have already chosen to rely on the Dedicated Private cloud solution.

Already present in Canada with offices in Montreal and Quebec and a datacentre in Beauharnois – with a capacity to house 360,000 servers – in 2016, OVH will open two datacentres in the United States, one on the East Coast and the other on the West Coast."