Centerprise to join forces with Cannon Technologies
Leading End-to-End IT Solutions provider continues expansion through collaboration with an international leader in Data Networking, Telecommunications, Electronics and IT industries.
Basingstoke, UK, 28 March 2013 Centerprise International, today announced the conclusion of their latest joint venture, this time with Cannon Technologies, recognised as one of the leaders in Deployable Data Centres, Data Centre Infrastructure & Enclosure Systems.
The two IT giants have formed a new company, Centiant INTL, established in the provision of secure networking solutions into the UK and Other Defence marketplaces.
Cannon Technologies Group Chairman, Ted Reddicliffe, said “The historical collaboration of Centerprise and Cannon has proved to be highly effective in the delivery of cutting edge, end to end solutions. The formalisation of this collaboration into the ‘Centiant’ Joint Venture is a natural and positive development and will enhance the future scope of delivery and will benefit our clients.
Centerprise International’s Group CEO, Garry Stevens, commented: “I am delighted that we have entered into this Joint Venture with such an innovative partner as Cannon and am excited to have assembled a team of really great people to drive this opportunity. It will offer both organisations new markets and great future possibilities.”
Centiant INTL, Managing Director Mike Moore, explained: “This is an exciting opportunity for Centiant to leverage the solutions offered by both groups of companies for a complete IT service delivery offering. Our combined capability is unparalleled within our industry throughout the UK and global markets”.
Centiant will continue to innovate in delivery to both public and private sectors. “We are committed to supporting the drive toward public sector cost reduction” he added, noting the government’s initiative to engage with expertise in Small and Medium Enterprises. “We also work with system integrators looking for a platform to streamline delivery on a large scale”.
“Our experience in delivering these dependable-yet-adaptable systems provides a high degree of agility to all organisations, public and private. Agility and rapid deployment are key drivers for cost reduction. Coupled with the vendor agnostic approach of Centerprise, and Cannon’s leading edge innovation in data centre solutions, the future of Centiant as a delivery partner creates a unique proposition.”
Centiant has been named as Centerprise’s delivery partner for deployable IT infrastructures and mission systems, including the Cannon t4 modular datacentre.
For the past 30 years Centerprise International (CI) has been acknowledged as one of the largest and most respected IT providers in the UK. A real British success story, CI has developed a steadfast reputation for delivering large scale IT projects within the Corporate, Defence, Education and Government sectors. Initial success grew in manufacturing high quality customised desktop PCs, notebooks and servers in Basingstoke. Over the last decade in response to customer demands, CI has diversified and enhanced their services to include Infrastructure Design, Provision and Installation, System Integration, and Fully Managed Services including Endpoint protection.
For more information, please visit: www.centreprise.co.uk
About Cannon Technologies
With a 35 year pedigree, Cannon Technologies provides T4 Data Centre Solutions around the globe - from building complete data centres as turnkey projects up to TIA 942 Tier 4; to suites of intelligent, environmentally managed racks including cold-aisle cocooning, per-rack access control, video surveillance, intelligent power distribution and UPS.
For more information please visit www.cannontech.co.uk