European cloud company OVHcloud has been named a key player by IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Public Cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service 2022 Vendor Assessment. IDC MarketScape assessed 13 companies to assess strategy and capabilities.
According to the IDC MarketScape report, “OVHcloud’s pricing is attractive and transparent (for example, it does not bill for API calls). It also has valuable service adjacency as it also offers dedicated private servers, web hosting, and managed private cloud …which helps make it a one-stop shop for companies that are still early in their public cloud journey, as they can use older deployment models to start transitioning with OVHcloud, then stay the same should they decide to move those workloads Commercial relations. “
The report also states that “OVHcloud’s roots as a European service provider also place the company in the cat’s-bird position in conversations about sovereign cloud and data residency, and indeed, it has incorporated these factors into its development approach over the years. Years Come on, it also makes sustainability a focus.”
From a portfolio perspective, IDC MarketScape notes recent investments in building software as a service. These include artificial intelligence, machine learning, databases, and container orchestration, while continuing to attract partners focused on commercial and open source software to build out its ecosystem.
The IDC MarketScape vendor assessment model is designed to provide an overview of the competitiveness of ICT (information and communications technology) vendors in a given market. The research methodology employs a rigorous scoring methodology based on qualitative and quantitative criteria, resulting in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position in the given market.
IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework within which to meaningfully compare product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecom vendors. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and potential suppliers.
“As the only cloud provider representing Europe in the global public cloud IaaS MarketScape, OVHcloud is uniquely positioned to meet the needs of customers in the region and beyond,” said Dave McCarthy, research vice president, Cloud and Edge Infrastructure Services, IDC”
The company’s investments in digital sovereignty and sustainability are fully aligned with the requirements of global organizations. “
“We are delighted to be named by IDC MarketScape as a key player in worldwide public cloud IaaS.” added Michel Paulin, CEO of OVHcloud.
“This evaluation encourages us to further expand and accelerate our efforts in the PaaS space to better meet customer expectations while maintaining our leadership in trusted cloud while being a pioneer in sustainable infrastructure.”
OVHcloud operates more than 450,000 servers in 33 data centers on four continents, reaching 1.6 million customers in more than 140 countries.
Pioneering the creation of a trusted and sustainable cloud with the best price/performance ratio, the group has been utilizing an integrated model to guarantee full control of its value chain – from the design of servers to the construction and management of data centers, including the orchestration of its fiber optics network. This unique approach enables OVHcloud to independently cover all of its customers’ uses, so they can capture the benefits of an eco-friendly model through frugal use of resources and a carbon footprint that achieves industry-best ratios.
OVHcloud now offers customers the latest generation of solutions combining performance, predictable pricing and complete data sovereignty to support their unfettered growth.