COPENHAGEN, Denmark, March 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cohaesio, a leading IT outsourcer in Denmark, and Sentia Group, a European leader in business-critical application management, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement, under which Sentia Group will acquire the enterprise arm of Cohaesio Group, firmly consolidating Sentia's presence in the Danish market.
Cohaesio, founded in 2001, is amongst the leading Nordic providers of IT outsourcing, managing and securing the infrastructure and operations of medium to large private and public organisations based on Microsoft technology. The partnership is set to perfectly complement Sentia's portfolio, by bringing hybrid cloud services into the Group, at the same consolidating Sentia's position in the market.
The founders Morten Felsvang and Frederik Schouboe say: "We grow through the success of our customers, and are very proud of our customer-centric approach with the proven dedication to the operational performance of our customers. With this new partnership, we can provide industry-leading managed cloud services in a hybrid model mobilising the business growth of our customers."
With this announcement, Sentia Group will gain the exceptional competencies Cohaesio holds in Microsoft cloud technology, allowing for consolidation of its presence in existing markets, as well as broadening its services beyond the current customer base. The partnership will create a unique set of competencies within the managed cloud services space, providing the market with industry-leading quality of managed IT solutions. The acquisition of Cohaesio supports Sentia's strategic plans of further accelerating the Group's growth.
Globally, businesses are facing multiple infrastructure challenges as they seek to respond to increasing demands from customers and shareholders, and pressures to drive continued cost efficiencies while at the same time meeting growing regulatory requirements.
"With Cohaesio as a part of Sentia Group, we will be able to provide a rich set of cloud infrastructure solutions and capabilities to increase the agility and efficiency that our customers demand," says Ian Zein, Sentia Group CEO.
Sentia Denmark will, going forward, focus on cloud innovation, providing the highest level of security and compliance infrastructure to its clients, through a stable delivery model granted by the support and backing of the centralised competence centres.
Morten Felsvang and Frederik Schouboe will, following the agreement, focus exclusively on their Cloud-2-Cloud backup software business Keepit.com. As part of this agreement, Cohaesio Group will change its name to Keepit Group.
Cohaesio is a leading Nordic provider of IT outsourcing and managed hosting, certified by the Association of IT-hosting companies in Denmark and is ISAE 3402 type 2-audited ensuring reliable and professional IT operations based on ITIL processes for enterprises and public organisations. The company holds multiple data centres in Denmark.
About Sentia Group:
Sentia, founded in 1999, is one of the leading companies for business-critical Managed Cloud Services in North-Western Europe. With more than 430 employees in the Netherlands, Belgium and Denmark, Sentia offers Managed Application Continuity in the cloud for leading publishers & media companies, digital agencies, banks & insurance companies, retailers, not-for-profit and health organisations.
For their customers Sentia capitalises a significant opportunity presented by the cloud ecosystem and digital transformation of organisations.
For more information, please contact:
Sentia Denmark: email@example.com (Managing Director)
Cohaesio Group (Keepit Group): Frederik Schouboe, firstname.lastname@example.org
Founders of Cohaesio
Frederik Schouboe and Morten Felsvang. Founders of Cohaesio.
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