Technology Solutions (CTS) has been selected by Google Cloud as their partner
of choice for all higher education Google Cloud Platform (GCP) opportunities in
Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
in Manchester, CTS says it became the largest dedicated Google Cloud practice
in Europe following its recent merger with data science specialist Qlouder. The
company also professes to have migrated more than eight million users to the
cloud since 2008 under its CloudM brand, and says it offers an end-to-end
solution for its clients, encompassing modernising infrastructure and
transforming working through to innovative data solutions.
suite of cloud solutions for storage, compute, big data and machine learning
can support higher education by allowing for the latest technological
infrastructure and research.
the latest IT infrastructure is said to enable educators to spend less time
managing resources and more time supporting students. Additionally, powerful
tools such as Compute Engine virtual machines, BigQuery and TensorFlow can
enable students and researchers to perform fast analysis and scale with ease.
Commenting on why CTS was chosen as the higher education partner, Brian
Gibson, Google Cloud Higher Education & Research Sales Lead for Europe, says,
“Making technology more widely available to the research and education
community is something we believe in deeply as a company. We are proud to be a
part of this unique cloud offer for the European Research and Education
community through GÉANT and our choice of CTS as a partner to make this a
reality was the ideal fit. Our collaboration with CTS will deliver a complete
range of Google Cloud services across the research and education
James Doggart, CEO and founder of Cloud Technology Solutions, adds,
“We’re thrilled to have been chosen as Google Cloud’s partner for GCP higher
education, allowing us to further expand on our existing portfolio of services.
“As the education system continues to evolve, institutions across the globe need to respond to these changes to
ensure they get the most out of the latest infrastructures. GCP allows for the
adaptations needed in higher education to facilitate the next generation of
researchers and, as always, our customers can expect the same quality service
as with our existing projects.”