OnX selected as a strategic partner for public sector transition to cloud based services
TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2015 /CNW/ -- OnX Enterprise Solutions, a leading enterprise data center IT solutions provider, today announced it has been selected as a cloud technology provider in the Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace (OECM). As one of the exclusive providers selected to be part of the marketplace, OnX will help the public sector transition to cloud-based computing on a validated cloud solution.
OECM is a Broader Public Sector (BPS) organization, a not-for-profit procurement association offering competitively sourced and priced products and services through collaborative sourcing agreements. Buying through the marketplace helps Ontario's publicly funded education institutions and other BPS organizations be more efficient and save money.
"OnX has been offering enterprise grade hybrid cloud services to the public and private sector for many years and we are excited to make our services available to Ontario's publicly funded institutions," said Paul Khawaja, President OnX Canada. "Our clients have leveraged our cloud solutions to provide enhanced services to their customers and have seen increased service levels for performance and disaster recovery, improved time to market of development and production applications, and achieved significant cost savings. The inclusion of OnX as one of the strategic cloud providers awarded by OECM attests to the completeness and maturity of our CloudX solution offerings."
Implementing cloud-based services provides an agile enterprise IT environment where common infrastructure and services can be shared, reused and provisioned on demand to meet business needs while saving money. OnX's CloudX solutions are located within Canada for data sovereignty purposes, offer the ability to host Windows- and Linux-based applications and provide embedded disaster recovery and back-up services, as well as tiered performance Infrastructure-as-a-Service, compatible with VMware and HyperV.
OnX is VMware's Cloud Partner of the Year and largest enterprise SLA based cloud provider in Canada. Its hybrid cloud solutions provide clients a seamless transition to the cloud or offer the ability to cross connect in hybrid fashion within existing operational toolsets. In the fall, OnX anticipates expanding it's CloudX solutions to include cloud-based mobility and virtual desktop solutions.
In addition, OnX's experience, high-performance team of experts and range of certified vendor partners allow it to offer a comprehensive suite of end-to-end enterprise data center solutions and services, including the industry's broadest choice of cloud-based offerings. Technology from its community of certified partners is incorporated into the solutions and services OnX designs, builds and manages across all four of its core areas of expertise: Next Gen Data Center, IT-as-a-Service & Hybrid Cloud, Information Management and Analytics, and End User Experience & Mobility.
About OnX Enterprise Solutions
OnX Enterprise Solutions is a leading global provider of technology services and solutions. We assess, design, build and manage complete technology infrastructure environments with specific expertise in Next-Gen Data Center, IT-as-a-Service & Hybrid Cloud, Information Management & Analytics, and End User Experience & Mobility. For more than 30 years, OnX has helped clients achieve exceptional business results that accelerate their growth and value. OnX's team of more than 600 IT professionals work at OnX offices throughout North America and in the U.K., with global headquarters in Toronto, Canada and U.S. headquarters in New York, NY. OnX is a privately held company and majority owned by Marlin Equity Partners. For more information about OnX and career opportunities, visit www.OnX.com.
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For further information: Gayle Pekkola, Vice President of Marketing, OnX Enterprise Solutions, (440) 569-2348, http://www.OnX.com