Claranet, the European MSP has been named Best Cloud Support Provider at Computing's Cloud Excellence Awards, which took place at the prestigious Waldorf Hilton in London recently.
The event honours the wide variety of people, projects and organisations operating in the cloud industry, with 20 different categories recognising a diverse range of success stories and examples of market-leading innovation. The result saw Claranet come out on top against several major cloud players, underlining the expertise and hugely successful track record that the company has built up in this area.
Tanaz Gould, Consultancy Director at Claranet UK, said: "Over the last year, Claranet has spearheaded a large number of highly successful digital transformation projects with leading organisations around the world, including complex infrastructure migrations and consolidations. With each project we take great pride in working very closely with our customers to ensure we can guide them through each stage of the process and maximise the results for their unique business goals."
The judging panel consisted of key individuals from leading cloud and IT organisations including John Abel, the Vice President of Oracle for UK and Ireland and Julian Burnett, VP & Executive Partner of retail at IBM, as well as Tom Allen, Special Projects Editor at V3 and The Inquirer. The ceremony itself was a fantastic evening celebrating the triumphs of global businesses, with winners in other categories including AT&T, DarkTrace and Anglian Water.
Tanaz continued: "Winning this award is a superb result for Claranet and we are delighted to have been recognised for the work we have done over the course of the last year. The importance of cloud-based services and digital infrastructure is becoming increasingly prevalent, enabling any organisation to become more efficient, agile and cost-effective. We're proud to be at the forefront of the industry in this respect, which has come as a result of us building and maintaining a philosophy that emphasises offering the highest level of service and support to our customers."
She concluded: "Everyone involved at Claranet deserves immense credit for this accolade, including our architects, engineers, , service delivery teams and account handlers. We're incredibly proud of the entire team for their passion and commitment and hope this will drive us on to even greater things.