M7 Managed Services, a global managed and cloud hosting provider, was named as a Finalist in the IBM 2014 Beacon Award for Outstanding Managed Services Solution for Mid-Size Businesses at this year’s IBM PartnerWorld Conference.
Each year, this honor is awarded to a select number of IBM Business Partners who have delivered exceptional solutions to drive business value and transform the way their clients and industries do business.
M7’s solution involved the delivery of a Hybrid Cloud Solution, based on IBM Pure Flex hosted in M7 Data Centres and IBM SoftLayer platform.
Neil Cornish, Managing Director M7, comments, “Our customer, a leading provider in the Health market, had the goal of substantially reducing its operating costs through outsourcing its diverse IT infrastructure to a managed services provider.”
Cornish comtinues “Our solution leveraged two core areas of expertise within M7– hosting and managing IBM technologies and deploying virtual environments in IBM SoftLayer.”
The Beacon Awards are IBM’s premier Business Partner recognition program. Announced at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, and selected by leading industry influencers and IBM executives from among hundreds of nominations, IBM's Beacon Awards recognize IBM Business Partners who have demonstrated business excellence in delivering IBM-based solutions resulting in client transformation and business growth. This year’s awards recognized Business Partner achievements across 27 award categories.
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