ISG Provider Lens: „Private/Hybrid Cloud – Data Center Services & Solutions“, 2019
ITENOS is one of the top 5 colocation services providers
“With its six data centers, ITENOS is geographically very well positioned to offer customers a colocation center 'close to them'.” ISG, 2019
Global technology research and advisory firm ISG scrutinized the German data center market in its recent study and named ITENOS as one of the leading colocation services providers. The ISG analysts rated us as one of the TOP 5 in the sector and placed us into the ‘Leader’ quadrant for the first time. In its most recent Provider Lens ‘Private/Hybrid Cloud – Data Center Services & Solutions’, Information Services Group compared the service portfolio strength and market competitiveness of a total of 24 providers.
“ITENOS is an experienced colocation services provider that has been in the market since 1993,” wrote the ICT experts. In their report they confirm our excellent market competitiveness and attractive product portfolio. According to ISG: ITENOS’ strengths include our comprehensive portfolio of colocation services, our secure data centers, our extensive range of connectivity and internet access services and our continuously expanding portfolio of managed services – from server hosting to virtual IT environments in the form of cloud services.
“Being named a leader in the German colocation market by a renowned company like ISG is an enormous tribute to our work. Over recent years we have continuously extended our colocation services portfolio and our customers today benefit from the wide range of options available to them to meet their ICT challenges. We offer both standard and custom ICT solutions – on a one-stop, end-to-end basis.“
Gabriel Willigens, Head of the Data LogistIX Business Unit at ITENOS
Our colocation services strengths according to ISG:
- A broad range of colocation services: “Comprehensive colocation services, including installation support, infrastructure monitoring and the provision of high-power-density racks, offering a wide range of different options to reduce the complexity of the customer experience. ... ITENOS guarantees that the data remain within Germany and complies with Deutsche Telekom’s stringent governance policy.”
- Secure data centers: “All data centers are high availability and ISO 27001-compliant – and some are even EN 50600-certified. The redundant physical design of the entire technical infrastructure used for colocation services ensures trouble-free operation. Participation in Deutsche Telekom’s Zero Outage initiative guarantees maximum system stability and high availability.”
- Diverse connectivity services: “The portfolio includes a comprehensive range of connectivity services such as MPLS connections, and connections via the DE-CIX internet exchange node to around 900 partners and carriers. ... Cloud Connect services provide direct and secure connections to cloud service providers and other partners via the Data LogistIX platform. ITENOS also offers secure direct connections to the largest hyperscalers.”
- Extension of managed services: “ITENOS has identified the vast demand for managed services and expanded its portfolio. Managed services and managed hosting services are offered in addition to colocation services. The range of services is being successively extended to support customers in their transformation to a cloud environment.”