CentriLogic Named a Major Player in IDC MarketScape Public IaaS, Canada Survey

Market research firm’s positioning  affirm the cloud computing and IT outsourcing firm’s strong competitive position.

Toronto, ON, February  19, 2015 – CentriLogic,  a global provider of managed hosting, cloud computing and advanced IT outsourcing solutions, today announced that it has been recognized as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Canadian Public IaaS 2015 Vendor Assessment, doc #CA1SSC15, February 2015.  The IDC MarketScape measured each vendor’s capabilities and strategies against 17 evaluation criteria to determine the positions.

“The IDC MarketScape’s positioning for Canadian IaaS providers confirms CentriLogic’s competitive place in the cloud computing space,” says Robert Offley, CEO of CentriLogic. “In 2015 we are working to aggressively enhance our IaaS offerings by adding more availability zones with enterprise-focused features to fulfill increasing customer demand.”

Aside from public cloud computing services, CentriLogic also offers private cloud IaaS, a managed services offering, application development/management and in 2014 announced Mothership1, a development and deployment platform for cloud applications and services serving developers, ISVs and SMBs. The company has completed three acquisitions in the last 18 months that include: Mississauga, Ontario-based The Capris Group; Lenoir, North Carolina-based Dacentec; and United States Virgin Islands-based Adveniat Corporation.

About CentriLogic:

CentriLogic is a global provider of managed hosting, cloud computing, and advanced IT outsourcing solutions. With a comprehensive portfolio of products and services, CentriLogic works with customers to develop adaptable and dependable IT solutions that support their unique application and workload requirements. The company’s dedication to a customer-centric philosophy has earned it the trust of some of the world’s leading companies and visionaries. Headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and Rochester, New York, USA, CentriLogic owns and operates data center facilities throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information, visit www.centrilogic.com.

About IDC MarketScape:

The IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.