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Surf to offer cloud infrastructure from Amazon, KPN, others

Monday 7 November 2016 | 11:16 CET | News
The Dutch research network Surf will start providing third-party cloud services to higher education establishments in the Netherlands. This will include services from Amazon, CloudSigma, Dimension Data, Interoute Communications, KPN, Microsoft, NTT Europe and Vancis, delivered over SURFcumulus, the hybrid IaaS offering from Surfnet. The services are offered under a framework contract for infrastructure services signed by the European association of research networks, Geant. That contract covers a total 23 suppliers for the research and education networks in 36 European countries and has a

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Amazon / Dimension Data / Interoute / KPN / Microsoft / NTT / Surfnet
Countries: Netherlands
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