Monaco/London, 17 June 2015 – BroadGroup recently announced the winners of this year’s Data Centre and Cloud Awards, showcasing for the eighth year running best in class services and innovation in the data centre and cloud industry. The awards were presented on the evening of 2 June during an awards ceremony at the Datacloud Congress 2015 in Monaco (http://www.datacloudcongress.com/). The event was attended by more than 600 executives from the data centre and cloud industry and the entries were judged across a range of award categories.
The winners of the 2015 Data Centre and Cloud Awards are:
European Award Data Centre Industry Leader – Eric Schwartz, Equinix
European Data Centre Award for Data Centre Service Provider – TDF
Enterprise Data Centre Award for End User Innovation – GSI
Sustainable Data Centre Award – SAP SE
Data Centre Marketer of the Year – Omer Wilson, Digital Realty
Cloud Industry Leader – ComputeNext
European Cloud Enabler Award – EBRC
Enterprise Cloud Award for Cloud End User Innovation – Integrated Health Information Systems Pte Ltd (IHIS)
Judges Award for Lifetime Achievement – Harald Summa, founder and CEO of eco.de and of DE-CIX
In addition, BroadGroup presented an Industry Achievement Award to Paul-François Cattier, Segment President Cloud & Finance at Schneider Electric, in recognition of his personal achievement as a thought leader in his field.
“The Data Centre and Cloud Awards celebrate some of the best companies, individuals and technologies in this increasingly challenging and competitive industry,” commented Gerd J. Simon, chairman of the Judges Panel. ”All the categories were hotly contested, with entries of outstanding quality reflecting the amount of change and innovation that is happening in the industry right now. We congratulate the winners on their achievement.”
BroadGroup is an Information Media Technology and Professional Services company. Established in 2002, BroadGroup achieved rapid recognition and growth through delivering quality research and insight in a number of niche and emerging areas of the telecommunications and technology sector. Since founding, the Datacentre and Cloud practice has been the main focus of the company. BroadGroup has now become the leading international research and consulting group in this area, through three business lines: consulting, market reports and events. http://www.broad-group.com/