London, UK, January 12, 2011– NaviSite Europe Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVI, news, filings), a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced that it has joined EuroCloud UK and will sponsor the EuroCloud UK Meeting, titled ‘Let’s Flatten Europe,’ on January 20th in London. The EuroCloud UK event will offer strategies for providing cross-border cloud services in Europe, while addressing issues, such as data protection and regulation.
“EuroCloud’s membership represents a cross-section of Europe’s leading providers of cloud services and infrastructure,” said Phil Wainewright, President of EuroCloud UK and Vice President of EuroCloud Europe. “We are delighted to welcome NaviSite as our latest member, especially in view of the company’s longstanding experience as a hosting provider to cloud application vendors. Coming a day before the first London meeting of EuroCloud’s European board, next week’s event will allow attendees to meet with leading cloud industry experts from across Europe.”
“We are excited to be part of EuroCloud UK, which is playing a pivotal role in driving cloud interest and adoption in Europe,” said Phillip Cheek, Managing Director, NaviSite Europe. “As a cloud service provider with innovative solutions, we see incredible value in EuroCloud’s activities, and look forward to participating in upcoming EuroCloud events.”
- Event – EuroCloud UK Member Meetup
- Theme/Topic – Let's Flatten Europe
- Date/Time – Thursday, January 20, 2011 from 4 pm - 6 pm (GMT)
- Location – Mimecast office, 2 - 8 Balfe Street, Kings Cross N1 9EG London
To attend the event, please register at: http://www.eurocloud.org.uk/_m1717/events
About EuroCloud and EuroCloud UK
EuroCloud (http://www.eurocloud.org) is the first pan-European network of SaaS and cloud computing vendors and industry participants, with a presence today in more than 22 European countries. Through its diverse membership of vendors, integrators, supporting parties and industry experts, EuroCloud will promote cloud computing in Europe, sharing best practices, encouraging innovation and extending business within Europe and beyond.
EuroCloud UK (http://www.eurocloud.org.uk/) brings together companies engaged in cloud computing or SaaS-related business activity in the UK to network together, share best practice and build the profile of the industry. The EuroCloud UK Board includes members from C Infinity, Cloud Vision, CohesiveFT, D2C, Mimecast, RightNow, Salesforce.com, SAP, Webroot and Procullux Ventures.
NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI) is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. NaviSite provides a full suite of reliable and scalable managed services, including Application Services, industry-leading Enterprise Hosting, and Managed Cloud Services for enterprises looking to outsource IT infrastructures and lower their capital and operational costs. Enterprise customers depend on NaviSite for customized solutions, delivered through a global footprint of state-of-the-art data centres. For more information about NaviSite’s services, please visit www.navisite.co.uk.