Sify Technologies Limited (NASDAQ: SIFY), India’s most comprehensive ICT solutions provider with global service capabilities spanning domestic and international Telecom Networks, Data Centers, Cloud, Applications, Managed Services and Systems integration, has been recognized as a ‘Major Player’ in Managed Cloud services by the IDC MarketScape. The recognition has been published in IDC MarketScape: Asia/Pacific (ex. Japan) Managed Cloud Services (MCS) 2019 Vendor Assessment.
With its “cloud@core” strategy, Sify helps Enterprises pursue their goal of architecting and migrating workloads to any cloud. It offers hosted Enterprise applications ‘as-a-Service’ for SAP, Oracle Exadata, Azure Stack, and high-performance Virtual Private Enterprise for generic workloads. Sify’s Cloudinfinit multicloud management platform provides a single pane of glass to manage all major cloud services: AWS, Azure, Oracle Cloud Interconnect, Google Cloud Platform and VMware. With its IaaS services, Sify provides a good selection of network and data center services from all major metros of India to design and implement resiliency services for backup and disaster recovery.
“Sify provides a full roster of public, private and hybrid cloud deployment options across AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Oracle Cloud and VMware, helping customers architect and migrate workloads to essentially any cloud.” says IDC Analyst, Pushkaraksh Shanbhag.
Commenting on this recognition, Kamal Nath, CEO, Sify Technologies, said, “We are thrilled to be recognized as a ‘Major Player’ by the IDC MarketScape in the Managed Cloud Services market. Our “Cloud@Core” approach to Digital Transformation is gaining significant traction among Enterprise customers. We believe India is going to be a key market for our Managed Cloud Services over the next five years. This recognition also validates the success of our Cloudinfinit platform.”
Methodology for evaluation:
The report has evaluated multiple global providers of Managed Cloud Services across the full spectrum of cloud and IT applications along with Sify Technologies. It provides a detailed assessment of nine Managed Cloud Services providers in the region and aims to provide Enterprises with a deeper understanding of how the different profiled vendors are positioned to help them with their unique requirements in their cloud adoption journey.
The IDC MarketScape employs an extremely detailed assessment framework that evaluates vendors on their ability to support customers at all the different stages of their cloud journey evaluation across a range of cloud deployment types and platforms. The framework employs 42 distinct evaluation criteria to assess participating vendors. Additionally, IDC conducts over a dozen in-depth interviews with Enterprise customers to receive a firsthand account of their experience with their Managed Cloud Services providers.