JERSEY CITY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Datapipe, a leader in managed cloud services for the enterprise, today announced it was named a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Hosted Private Cloud Services, North America, Q2 2017 report. Vendors included in the report were evaluated on 33 criteria, including current offering, strategy, and market presence. This is the first time the report has been published since 2014.
The report stated Datapipe boasts the largest market presence in the report, leveraging its strong heritage in managed hosting. Forrester cited Datapipe as notably one of the most stable vendors in the evaluation, with top marks for ability to execute on planned enhancements. The authors of the report also cited Datapipe’s extensive support for public cloud partners and that much of its strategy aims to position it as a “trusted guide” for the hybrid cloud journey.
The Datapipe Stratosphere® Private Cloud platform received the highest score possible for its certifications [FedRAMP, PCI, FISMA, and HIPAA] and contract agreements criteria, and was among the vendors that scored the highest in the integration strength and storage criteria. Datapipe also received the highest score possible in the execution road map, partner ecosystem, and commercial model criteria.
“We feel Forrester’s recognition of the Datapipe Stratosphere private cloud platform reflects the maturity and growth of the offering,” said Robb Allen, Datapipe Founder and CEO. “Our focus on offering unbiased guidance and quantifiable outcomes for our customers has, in our opinion, contributed to our being named a leader.”
The news comes three months after Datapipe announced it was named a leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Managed Service Providers Worldwide.
The report was published on June 20, 2017, and was authored by Lauren Nelson, Bill Martorelli, Paul Miller, and Charlie Dai.
A next generation MSP, Datapipe is recognized as the pioneer of managed services for public cloud platforms. Datapipe has unique expertise in architecting, migrating, managing and securing public cloud, private cloud, hybrid IT and traditional IT. The world’s most trusted brands partner with Datapipe to optimize mission-critical and day-to-day enterprise IT operations, enabling them to transform, innovate, and scale. Backed by a global team of experienced professionals and world-class interconnected data centers, Datapipe provides comprehensive cloud, compliance, security, governance, automation and DevOps solutions. Gartner named Datapipe a leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Managed Service Providers, Worldwide.