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DataCenter Finland annoucing partnership with Sungard Availability Services – GDPR-proofed business continuity and risk management made easy

Aino von Bonin
28.04.2017 | Aino von Bonin

DataCenter Finland and Sungard Availability Services announce a new partnership. This partnership will enable customers to successfully and effectively outsource their DR functions and focus on the value that IT can deliver to their core business. Together we will offer best of breed processes, tools and people, Delivery Resiliency in a Digital World. We recognise that critical applications can never go down. We also understand that keeping a DR plan up to date in a hybrid IT world is a challenge that often gets overlooked as the pace of business accelerates. Our services will allow clients to protect these critical applications against disasters in a manner that is kept up to date over time, incorporating unique change management methodologies, testing, controls and a dedicated team to manage the business of Recovery.  


“We are excited to have DataCenter Finland as a Sungard Availability Services partner.  Our joint objective is to deliver highly available managed services to support our customer’s hybrid IT environments.  The market is transitioning and customers are moving their business to Digital requiring secure, resilient and available solutions.  We know how important it is for customers to work with their local partners and Sungard AS is very honoured to work with DataCenter Finland in Finland and beyond, says Karen Falcone, Principal Director EMEA Channel Sales at Sungard Availability Services.  

Sales and Marketing Director of DataCenter Finland, Antti Kivalo adds: “Sungard AS’s competence in maintaining always-on environments supports our quest for international enterprises that are seeking uncompromised service from a local service provider with an international span. DataCenter Finland is looking to grow internationally and we are very excited to make our relationship official. Sungard AS and DataCenter Finland have been working together for a number of years and this announcement makes our growth even more tangible to our international customers. We want to co-operate with well-known international leaders who support our strategy based on highly available managed services.” 


Get more information: 
Antti Kivalo, Sales & Marketing Director, DataCenter Finland, +358 50 3451703, antti.kivalo@datacenter.fi 
Richard Barry, Channel Sales Manager, Nordics, Sungard Availability Services, richard.barry@sungardas.com