May 2019 – blocz IO Ltd, a channel and enterprise cloud provider, today announced its entry into the VMware Cloud Provider™ Program at the Professional level, with its blocz Enterprise cloud. This designation illustrates to customers that the company’s cloud services are compatible for use with VMware vSphere®, the leading virtualization platform for building cloud infrastructures.

As a VMware Cloud Provider, blocz IO offers customers a self-managed or fully-managed solution as well as a unique platform for its channel partners. blocz IO provides organizations the ability to move workloads from vSphere-based on premises environment to the partner’s service, leveraging a consistent infrastructure and operational model provided by VMware. This allows customers to achieve flexibility and security, while enabling increased IT agility. blocz IO’s initial set of services will include private enterprise cloud and hybrid cloud. These services will be generally available in June 2019.

“With the continued adoption of multi, hybrid and private cloud solutions by the channel and enterprise, joining the VMware Cloud Provider program will increase our ability to provide robust, dynamic and agile cloud solutions for growing and established businesses of all sizes,” said Lee Norvall, CEO of blocz IO Ltd.

VMware’s global network of more than 4,200 VMware Cloud Providers leverage VMware’s consistent cloud infrastructure to offer a wide array of services, provide geographic and industry specialization, and help customers meet complex regulatory requirements. VMware Cloud Providers operating under the VMware Cloud Provider Program deliver individually tailored cloud solutions and services in more than 120 countries.

“VMware Cloud Providers give customers maximum flexibility to select the best cloud environment and provide the essential software foundation that enables a common operating environment spanning on-premises data centers and the public/managed cloud,” said Hervé Renault, senior director, EMEA Cloud Providers, VMware. “Cloud Providers such as blocz IO enable customers to deploy and run applications across clouds and devices while maintaining consistent operations that help protect the integrity of customers’ entire IT portfolio.”

To learn more about the VMware Cloud Provider Program, please visit: https://www.vmware.com/partners/service-provider.html

About blocz IO Ltd
blocz IO, Ltd. (blocz Cloud) is a UK registered company founded in 2016 to provide innovative cloud-based solutions to the partner channel and enterprise businesses alike. With a high-performance cloud network and living by its mantra, “cloud made simple”, blocz is ideally positioned to help partners and businesses succeed with the deployment of cloud strategies for both the long and short term.

Connect with blocz at www.blocz.io or @bloczio on twitter.

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