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Ermis becomes Ikoula Nederland, subsidiary of the French hosting leader Ikoula

We are proud to announce that we are now part of Ikoula, a French hosting provider, and we will now call ourselves Ikoula Nederland. In France, Ikoula reach the first place of the Cloud performance ranking* above the biggest global providers, and received the EuroCloud Trophy of “Best Service Cloud Infrastructure” for the year 2015.

ermis_wordt_nu_ikoula "Our two companies share the same vision of the market and the customer support with technical support available 24/7. The acquisition of Ermis allows us to access the Dutch market alongside an actor with proven track records and familiar with local conditions" says Jules-Henri Gavetti, CEO of Ikoula.

"With the range of Ikoula products which complements and expands our existing portfolio, Ikoula is the ideal partner for the clients of Ermis. This means that customers in the region will benefit from the expertise of both companies through a broad portfolio of services." says Dimitri Tzoumas, Sales and Marketing manager for Ikoula B.V.

The Dutch market is one of the most dynamic in Europe: in 2015, the part of IaaS (infrastructure-as-a-service) accounted for 340 million euros, a growth of over 11.7% of the market scheduled for 2018*. For this reason, Ikoula already opened in last September its Cloud offer in Amsterdam, the acquisition of Ermis is their second step in our country.

Ikoula plans to double its turnover in the Netherlands by the end of 2016, strengthening the teams on site and offering a wide choice of solutions and value added services in order to establish itself as a Cloud expert in the Netherlands. Ikoula will continue to offer the degree of innovation, the quality of service and the level of customer support that have made its success in France.

* French Cloud comparison Cloudscreener/Cedexis
** Source : Odin Cloud Insights 2015