June 6, 2007
IXEurope recognised in business growth awards
IXEurope Plc (“IXEurope”, AIM: IXE), Europe's specialist datacentre services company with 14 IXDatacentres across four countries, has announced that it has been short-listed in the Technology & Innovation Award at the Business XL10 Company of the Year Awards.
The Awards are organised by Business XL magazine, which is owned by successful business publisher Vitesse Media, and are designed specifically to reward and recognise the UK's public and private firms with an annual turnover of 10m to 500m.
Guy Willner, IXEurope's Chief Executive Officer, comments: “We are delighted to be short-listed in these technology growth awards, which is testament to our efforts in achieving an unbroken history of over 30% annual growth. We have succeeded through a steadfast belief in our potential, the ability to be flexible and adapt to market conditions, and most importantly the commitment and dedication of our staff.”
Winners in each category are to be announced at the gala dinner and award ceremony held at Gibson Hall, London on 3rd July 2007.
IXEurope is one of Europe's fastest growing providers of datacentre services. Its principal activities include primary datacentre services, connectivity services and business continuity solutions.
IXEurope works with enterprise and Internet customers to provide resilient datacentre infrastructure to house their IT systems far more cost-effectively than through in-house provision. The benefits include optimised IT performance, improved systems availability and reduced corporate risk through improved regulatory compliance. By continually focusing on quality, IXEurope also gives clients exceptional service levels and on-site access to a high level of technical expertise.
With award winning datacentre facilities in key European cities, broad technology expertise and a proven track record, IXEurope provides solutions that give customers the confidence that their operations are protected. The Company is ISO 9001:2000 certified and has over 450 customers in the enterprise, Internet and networking markets including Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Boerse, Citigroup, Rackspace and SurfControl.
IXEurope is listed on the London Stock Exchange Alternative Investment Market.
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