Datacloud Awards 2017 Set To Recognize the Best in Data Center & Cloud Inspiration, Innovation and Excellence Wednesday 26 April 2017 PDF Print 26th April 2017 - London/Monaco - In what promises to be an exceptional year for data center and cloud industries the 10th Annual Datacloud Awards shortlist has been announced by an industry wide panel of expert Judges. As the defining accolade for the industry, the Datacloud Awards provide recognition to genuine invention, service excellence, the continuing evolution of the sector and IT transformation underway. The winners will be announced at a gala dinner and ceremony taking place at the prestigious Le Sporting Club, in Monte Carlo on the evening of 6th June 2017 hosted by comedian and TV personality Ms Katherine Ryan. The Platinum Awards Sponsor is Vertiv. Datacloud Awards 2017 – Official Shortlist: Excellence in Data Centre Service Award: 4D Data Centres Ltd Equinix Europe Green Mountain VIRTUS Data Centres Data Centre Cutting Edge Breakthrough Award: Cundall Nautilus Data Technologies Scolmore Group Vertiv Data Centre Above and Beyond Award: CBRE Data Centre Solutions CSC Team DigiPlex Grant Bolton, CBRE Data Centre Solutions Green Mountain Data Centre Location Award: Kajaani Data Centre ecosystem, presented by Herman IT Oy Marseille Data Centre Campus, presented by Interxion France The Republic of Ireland, presented by Host in Ireland Southern Norway, presented by Bulk Infrastructure AS Best Energy Solution Award: Asperitas Eco-cooling EvoSwitch KPN Excellence in Connectivity for Data Centres Award: Aqua Comms Global Cloud Xchange DATA4 Group Zayo Excellence in Cloud Service Award: DARZ GmbH Global Cloud Xchange Navisite One Login Cloud Community Impact Award: Cycle Computing Home Medika HPE Cloud 28+ Cloud Technical Breakthrough Award: Cohesive Networks Lattelecom Ltd. One Login TSO Logic Best Use of Cloud in Major Enterprise Award: Amaris Cohesive Networks Cycle Computing Equinix Europe Cloud New Service Provider Award: Genie Belt Highfive Itility Cloud Control Young Technical Leader of the Year Award: Andrew Alway, CBRE Tim Holm, CBRE Data Centre Solutions Andy Howard, Cycle Computing Yoann Marion, Amaris African Data Centre Location Award: Grand Bassam City, Ivory Coast presented by Orange The Silicon Savannah of Africa, Mombasa, presented by icolo.io Metropolitan Area of Lagos, presented by Rack Centre The Western Cape, South Africa presented by BCX The Annual Data Centre Leadership Award and Cloud Leadership Award will also be presented on the evening. Proudly celebrating its 10th year the Datacloud Awards also takes place on the eve of the global networking and deal making forum Datacloud Europe. Attendance at the Awards evening is restricted to Datacloud Europe 2017 Gold Ticket holders only. Register here. “The global data center and cloud industry has reached a new epoch,” commented Gerd Simon, chairman of the Judges Panel, “and the 10th Datacloud Awards, the premier EMEA event, uniquely reflects its importance and the ambition to achieve excellence in services and technologies. The Judges were delighted by the quality, detail and scope of this year’s nominations.” Companies can benefit by attending the Awards dinner and ceremony, sponsoring one of the Awards, or with the recognition of being shortlisted, and the stellar networking opportunity of attending the event. Contact the Datacloud Awards Team www.DatacloudAwards.com @DatacloudAwards This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of BroadGroup in the following categories: Business & Finance, Manufacturing, Engineering & Energy, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.