OVHcloud, one of the world’s largest cloud hosting providers, has strategically partnered with Google Cloud to accelerate European organizations’ ability to digitally transform and reimagine their business. OVHcloud will introduce a new Hosted Private Cloud offering by bringing Google’s open source-compatible Anthos technology to its own highly scalable dedicated infrastructure, fully operated and managed in Europe by OVHcloud teams.
OVHcloud and Google Cloud are forging a partnership with open source, transparency, interoperability and reversibility at its core. The two companies intend to empower European organizations to accelerate their digital transformation and benefit from the latest developments in cloud technology in a trustworthy manner.
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As part of this partnership, OVHcloud and Google Cloud will bring their technologies and skills to the forefront. The companies plan to build joint solutions that empower customers to draw all the benefits of a multi-cloud and open approach, as well as drive a critical ecosystem of third-party developers.
“We are proud to partner with Google Cloud to jointly deliver innovative solutions that will meet Europe’s growing requirements for data sovereignty,” said Michel Paulin, CEO at OVHcloud. “This is a significant step forward to create new value for the European Market. Combining cutting edge technologies for the developers’ community while strengthening a powerful ecosystem of players united by a common set of values is core to OVHcloud. This partnership opens the doors to wide new possibilities, we are therefore glad to enable it together.”
Innovation, Security, Interoperability, Transparency
OVHcloud is a global player, originally from France, and a leading European cloud provider operating 400,000 servers within its own 31 data centers across 4 continents. The company serves 1.6 million customers across 140 countries.
“We are excited to sign our first partnership of this kind with OVHcloud, “said Thomas Kurian, CEO at Google Cloud. “Listening to our customers, partners and policymakers in Europe, we understand their need for even greater control and autonomy. We address this in many ways and look forward to continuing to deliver on our customer commitments in a meaningful way with a partner with whom we share values of trust, innovation, collaboration, openness, security, interoperability, transparency, and environmental responsibilities to jointly add value and help our customers accelerate their digital transformation.”