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Montreal, February 15, 2017

First OVH Smart-city Barometer - Quebecers want smarter cities to develop thriving local economies

A majority of Quebecers living in an urban environment (68%) does not consider their city smart enough. That's what the first edition of the OVH Smart-city Barometer reveals based on a survey of the citizens of the City of Montreal, the Greater Montreal area, Quebec City, Saguenay, Trois-Rivières and Gatineau conducted by CROPi from December 13 to 20, 2016....


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Roubaix, December 23, 2016

OVH chooses London for its first datacenter in the United Kingdom

The European cloud leader chose the inner suburbs of London to set up the first of its three datacenters planned in the United Kingdom. Located less than half a millisecond from the PoP of London, the facility that OVH acquired benefits from a direct connection to Gravelines (then Roubaix and Paris), Amsterdam (then Brussels and Frankfurt), Montreal, and New York, through the fiber network that the group has deployed worldwide. This first...


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Roubaix, December 20, 2016

OVH sets up its 21st datacenter, in Germany

OVH has announced that it is setting up in Germany, where the cloud expert has just acquired a facility. It is the group’s first datacenter in this country, and two more are planned over time. With a capacity of about 45,000 servers, this first German datacenter will be located less than 1 millisecond from Frankfurt. It will benefit, via this PoP, from a direct connection with Brussels, Strasbourg, and Zurich, and then Paris, Amsterdam,...


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Toronto, October 24, 2016

OVH continues its Canadian expansion by opening offices in Toronto

European leader and the world’s third largest cloud computing provider, OVH officially arrived in the country’s economic capital today. This initiative will allow the company to be closer to its growing client base in Ontario and continue its North American expansion plan. OVH made its Canadian entrance in 2012, opening an office in Montréal and, soon after, establishing one of the largest data hosting centres in the world—with a 400,000-server...


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Montreal, October 20, 2016

IDC MarketScape names OVH a Leader in Datacentre Operations and Management in Canada

The IDC MarketScape: Canadian Data Centre Operations and Management 2016 Vendor Assessment has named OVH a Leader, highlighting its unique approach to building datacentres, deploying technology, and packaging the company's services. The conclusions of the report match the growing ambitions of OVH in Canada since arriving over 5 years ago. This expansion will translate in the near future by the opening of new offices in Toronto this upcoming...


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Montreal, October 11, 2016

Warsaw, Singapore, and Sydney, OVH Opens 3 New Datacenters to Respond to the Growing Demand for Cloud Infrastructures

Under the code names WaW, SNG, and SYD, the cloud leader is opening 3 datacenters in Poland, Australia and Singapore, corresponding to the first wave of new datacenters announced at Summit 2015. These installations permit OVH to support its customers in their global expansion and respond to the growing demand for outsourced digital infrastructures throughout the world....


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Roubaix, France & London, October [7], 2016

OVH partners with KKR and TowerBrook for further global expansion

OVH, a leading provider of cloud infrastructure, telecommunications and web hosting services, today finalised a partnership with KKR and TowerBrook Capital Partners (TowerBrook), two leading global investment firms, to further its global expansion. KKR and TowerBrook will acquire a minority stake in OVH for €250 million of growth capital that will allow OVH to take advantage of the rapidly expanding market for cloud and internet infrastructure...


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Montreal, August 29, 2016

VMworld 2016 US: OVH at the forefront of hybrid cloud and hyper-convergence

The OVH team is looking forward to meeting you at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Convention Center for the VMworld 2016 US in Las Vegas, from August 28 to September 1, to discuss the technologies of tomorrow (hybrid cloud, hyper-convergence…) and provide an update on its upcoming plans. Indeed, as the third largest cloud provider in the World, OVH is preparing its expansion to North America....


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Montreal, June 29, 2016

OVH Enhances Its Global Networks to Deliver Best-in-Class Customer Experience With Cisco DWDM Technology

OVH, the world’s third-largest hosting provider, announced plans to enhance and expand its high-speed global network with Cisco® optical technology to enable greater capacity for cloud and hosted services between its data centers. Cisco's DWDM technology provides OVH with some unique capacities between its datacenters for Cloud and hosted services. In Canada, this technology's deployment is currently ongoing on the Toronto-Beauharnois ...


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Montreal, June 9, 2016

Event: OVH/Fibrenoire cloud partnership Launch in Montreal on June 14th

OVH and Fibrenoire, leaders of cloud computing and fiber optic connectivity, are officialising their partnership specifically designed to satisfy the growing needs of professionals in the fields of cloud resources and secured connectivity. An event highlighting this partnership will be held at the OVH Montreal office, on Tuesday June 14th, during which this offer will be presented in full detail. A panel of experts will also be taking the...


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Montreal, June 10, 2016

OVH to launch ‘SDDC on demand’ offer in partnership with VMware, Opens the way to hyperconvergence and hybrid cloud

To increase competitiveness and the ability to innovate, enterprises of all sizes need to reduce IT costs while gaining agility, performance and flexibility. To meet these challenges, today OVH launches the first step in ‘on demand Software-Defined Datacenters’, a generation of intelligent virtual datacenters, equipped with dedicated resources that are fully automated....


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Montreal, January 29, 2016

French Tech label in Montreal: OVH is delighted about its contribution to the city's international reach

OVH responded enthusiastically when the French government awarded the French Tech label to the city of Montreal earlier today. This announcement is part of the “French Tech Hub” program launched a year ago, which promotes the vitality of the Francophile Tech ecosystem abroad. Montreal’s labelling comes after New York, San Francisco, Tokyo and Israel. It was also made official for 6 new hubs....


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Montreal, November 4, 2015

“Digital Launch Pad”, the OVH Program to Accelerate Innovative Ideas

During the OVH annual Summit, Laurent Allard, CEO of the OVH Group, announced the launch of a comprehensive program supporting innovation. Entitled “Digital Launch Pad”, this program differs from conventional incubators in its commitment to supporting selected projects all the way to their final stage, which is to say until they reach the market. The North American head office - located in Montreal - will be at the forefront when it comes...


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Montreal, September 29th, 2015

OVH, the Complete IoT Chain for the M2M* Connected Objects Market

The OVH Group, European leader of Digital as a Service, announces the introduction of a comprehensive set of solutions and services to facilitate the emergence, creation and development of connected objects. To respond to the needs of this market, OVH proposes a global approach based on: the implementation of an ecosystem which brings together the different players necessary to complete projects; the launch of PaaS IoT services to facilitate...


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Montreal, April 16, 2015

OVH continues its expansion in North America

OVH, European Digital as a Service leader, continues its development with a 32.9 million dollar investment, which will allow for the creation of 150 jobs in Quebec and the opening of its first North American research and development center in Quebec, in the Saint-Roch quarter. This new center specializing in user experience, will hire 50 highly skilled employees, which will allow OVH to better serve its customers around the world....


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Montreal, October 7, 2014

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: OVH.com offers IBM’s POWER8 on RunAbove, the public cloud instance up to 100 times faster

OVH.com, Europe’s web hosting leader and 3rd ranked worldwide*, launches the first cloud computing offer, billed by the hour, based on IBM's POWER8 processor. The new generation of processors from IBM will be offered on RunAbove, the OVH brand that specializes in public cloud instances. In applying POWER8 with the best Open Source virtualization (OpenStack), OVH.com offers its users unprecedented performance, ideal for high-performance...


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Montreal, April 3rd, 2014

OVH Customers Benefiting from the Integrated anti-DDoS Service, a Protection Against Cybercrime. Leveraging technical partnerships with Arbor Networks and Tilera®.

Internet infrastructure provider since 1999 and ranked #3 worldwide in Internet hosting and #1 in Europe*, OVH has developed in collaboration with Arbor Networks and Tilera® Corporation an innovative and scalable anti-DDoS protection service included in all its dedicated servers and infrastructure offerings. Available by default, the OVH service offering brings a strong added value to their customers, especially with the resurgence1 of...


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Montreal, February 13th, 2014

The OVH offering expands with new lines of dedicated servers

Third Internet hosting provider in the world*, OVH is launching its most recent lines of dedicated servers targeting new markets to keep its growth going. Through 3 distinct brands, “OVH.com”, “So you start” and “Kimsufi”, the hosting provider aims to reach a wider range of users, from fully developed markets (North America, Europe) to emerging ones (South America, Asia, Africa). OVH is now covering every type of business applications of...


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Montreal, January 16th, 2014

OVH.com reinforces its growth in North America

In its effort to reach the top ranking position, OVH.com has launched last year a major challenge to establish itself as the market leader in North America. An ambitious goal that has already bore fruit in only a few months. Since its initial launch last year, OVH has attracted a large number of customers looking for effective and innovative solutions. In order to meet the needs of increasing demand for its services, OVH.com is planning...


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San Francisco, CA - August, 22nd

OVH.com @ VMworld: The only Cloud Provider To Deploy A Complete VMware Data Center In Less Than 30 Minutes, Dedicated, Public and Scalable

San Francisco, CA - August, 22nd - OVH.com, the leading Internet Hosting Provider, is stepping up its presence in North America, building the world’s largest data center - with a total capacity of 360,000 servers – and attending the largest IT global conferences, including as Platinum sponsor of VMworld in San Francisco, next week, August 25-29....


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Montreal, Canada – February, 27 2013

€ OVH.com wins VMware's 2013 Global Service Provider Program Award

After winning the EMEA* zone “VSPP (VMware Service Provider Program) Partner of the Year 2013” award for the second year in a row, OVH.com confirms its high quality Cloud Computing services by winning also the «VMware Global Service Provider» award. The French hosting provider, recently settled down in North America, becomes the most rewarded partner by VMware® this year....


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