Continent 8 Technologies scooped the prestigious ‘Data Centre of the Year’ award for the eighth consecutive year at the EGR B2B Awards at The Hurlingham Club in London on Tuesday 6 June 2017.
Peter Williams, Chief Commercial Officer, who collected the award along with Graham Foster, Account Director, said “It is a great honour to be recognised by so many partners and clients in this dynamic industry. We have invested significantly in infrastructure and people to support our clients as they experience explosive growth and geographical expansion in an every-increasing competitive environment. It is the team at Continent 8 I want to recognise the most, without their dedication this would not be possible.”
Peter added “This last 12 months has witnessed the most significant investment Continent 8 has made since its inception. We have added multiple value-add services to our portfolio and completed the loop of the globe by extending our network to Tokyo, Hong Kong and Los Angeles. We have also added Taiwan, Amsterdam, Lisbon and a second site in Malta to our data centre locations.”
Continent 8 CEO, Michael Tobin said “This award would not be possible if it wasn’t for the expanding Continent 8 team across our global locations, the team works tirelessly to identify and develop new products and services. One thing is certain, with the team we now have in place and the new people we are bringing on board in the coming months the years ahead will be exciting times for us. We will continue to invest heavily in our data centres, solutions and services for our current and future customers and we remain committed to providing a level of excellence that customers expect from Continent 8.”
Michael continued “In the coming days we have some exciting news about a number of partnership agreements we have signed with service providers in the Far East”
Continent 8 has been supporting the global eGaming and eBusiness industries for almost twenty years and now operates in three continents with over 25 strategically located connected locations linked by a single private global network.
The EGR B2B Awards now in its eighth year, continue to reward and celebrate the very best service providers in the online gaming industry, recognising the achievements of suppliers from across all the major eGaming disciplines including betting and gaming software, networks, mobile, payments, recruitment, IT and infrastructure.