Netmagic, an NTT Communications company has been named Cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Provider of the year at the 2014 Frost & Sullivan India ICT Awards held on June 24th at Le Meridien in New Delhi. Netmagic was felicitated with this award in recognition of its outstanding performance, market leadership, and new technologies application in cloud services. Its feature rich self-service, pay-as-you-use, project governance capabilities and end-user confidence delivered through public cloud grid at major cities in India has positioned Netmagic as a holistic cloud consulting partner and a value-for-money service provider who offers best in class cloud infrastructure and solutions that empower enterprises with fully automated access, control, security, and scalability.
Sharad Sanghi, Managing Director and CEO, Netmagic, says, “It is a moment of honor and elation for us to have received this esteemed award. What makes us even happier is that we have been recognized by a jury consisting of some of India’s best analysts and leaders in the ICT industry, equally backed by the continuous faith and support of our customers.”
“We are proud to have been at the forefront in defining India’s cloud story. We were one of the first to bring cloud services to India. In this highly competitive space, key to success is the constant thirst to innovate. It is this thirst that propelled us to launch India’s first Software Defined Storage Service with metered IOPS (NTSS) as well as cloud-based Web Application Firewall (WAF) Platform last year. We have also witnessed a strong growth for Disaster Recovery (DR) on Cloud offering that helps enterprises offset CAPEX considerations and invest in a cost effective, yet robust DR solution. Besides, our expert consulting and solution capabilities backed by strong service delivery has allowed us to give complex IT consolidation and migration solutions around a hybrid cloud approach, thereby protecting customers’ existing IT infrastructure while moving them on a gradual path to public cloud. With the global expertise of NTT Communications, we will continue strides of innovation, and support our customers at every step of their IT infrastructure evolution,” he added.
Benoy CS, Director, ICT Practice, Frost & Sullivan, says, “Netmagic has demonstrated its commitment to deliver to enterprises, innovative cloud services that eliminate up-front capital costs and offer enterprise – class features like instant deployment, ability to rapidly scale both horizontally and vertically, predictable uptime and lower total cost of ownership. Netmagic’s home grown cloud architecture provides enterprises with a tactical and strategic business planning advantage since it offers transparent metering for IT usage and also supports on-demand IT provisioning for uncertain business demands. Netmagic has led a consultative approach to help organizations transition to cloud based services by simultaneously mitigating the risk of data migration from their legacy systems.”