Nxtra Data Limited – an India-based data center services provider, and CenturyLink – a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company, has announced an exclusive business partnership to provide advanced hosting and managed hosting and IT services to enterprises in India.
The exclusive partnership brings Nxtra Data’s India data center management expertise together with CenturyLink’s hosting, managed services and cloud capabilities to serve businesses and government organizations in India.
“We are delighted to announce this exclusive business partnership with CenturyLink,” said Neil Pollock, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Nxtra Data. “Nxtra Data’s Managed Services offering is now powered by a global leader in managed services and cloud, delivering a scalable, cost-effective and secure suite of products and services. The Nxtra and CenturyLink India-based teams will collaborate to bring a new standard of capability and service to support Indian enterprises – at the right price. Together, we will set a new benchmark in product performance, security and customer experience.”
Nxtra now manages 10 Tier III/+ & ISO 27001 certified data centers in Noida, Manesar, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Pune, and Bubhaneshwar, comprising approx. 200,000 square feet of floor space. Nxtra Data offers an integrated portfolio of data center managed services including colocation, managed services, managed hosting, managed back-up & storage, managed security, virtual compute and cloud, with both domestic and international network connectivity.
“The strategic alliance forged between CenturyLink and Nxtra addresses the IT needs of Indian enterprises,” said Girish Varma, president, Global IT Services & New Market Development, CenturyLink. “We are offering access to the same highly secure managed IT solutions and consistent experience available across CenturyLink’s global footprint, taking advantage of Nxtra’s data centers throughout India and engaging our mature India operations. This innovative approach to data center services helps Indian businesses enhance their international reach with CenturyLink‘s managed hybrid IT services, as well as CenturyLink customers that want to quickly and easily gain a physical presence in India.”