London, UK – 28th November 2017 – Six Degrees, UK based cloud managed service provider, has been awarded Cloud Company of the Year at the 2017 Storage, Virtualisation and Cloud (SVC) Awards. Six Degrees delivers multi-tenant, private and hybrid cloud solutions coupled with an expansive range of internal expertise to assist customers on their journey to the cloud.

Celebrating our award with our customers. Left to right: Mike Porter, NTT, Graham Mountain, United Living, James Hall, Six Degrees, Jason Holloway, Angel Business

The annual SVC Awards brings together industry experts and is designed to recognise leaders in the storage virtualisation and cloud industry, and honours the achievements of vendors, end-users and channel partners.

“At Six Degrees we understand both the desire and the struggle to transition IT infrastructure to the cloud and pride ourselves in being a trusted partner for organisations in this journey, no matter what stage they are at,” said James Henigan, Cloud Services Director, Six Degrees. “We are absolutely thrilled to receive this accolade that recognises the work we are doing to enable our customers to embrace the cloud. It’s the best form of acknowledgement and endorsement from the industry and the community who voted for us, of our commitment to delivering the best-of-breed cloud services as one of our core business pillars.”

Graham Mountain, Infrastructure Manager, United Living said: “Six Degrees has been a trusted partner for United Living for many years and has been ready to grow and evolve with us as we looked to upgrade our IT infrastructure. Together we have just completed a migration of our environment in stages from on-premises to colocation to Six Degrees’ private cloud.” He added, “It is great to see Six Degrees recognised as Cloud Company of the Year for the expertise they provide customers, like United Living, to enable cloud adoption and meet business direction and requirements.”

Six Degrees provides highly scalable enterprise-grade cloud environments to fit all business needs. These cloud environments are hosted in Six Degrees data centres and utilise Next Generation Network (NGN), providing customisable cloud solutions on cutting-edge, high-performing hardware. All of Six Degrees’ cloud services are backed up by 24×7 monitoring and technical support from a UK-based, in-house service management centre, providing round the clock access to technical expertise.

Established in 2011, Six Degrees has invested in its own data centres, cloud platforms, next-generation data network and voice switching capability and uses these core assets to develop, manage and support its unique portfolio of solutions.

 

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About Six Degrees

Six Degrees (6DG) is a UK based cloud managed service provider. 6DG delivers application performance management, monitoring, reporting and security services, deployed on hybrid public/private cloud platforms, all underpinned by its own data centre, data network and voice switching infrastructure. For more information, visit www.6dg.co.uk.