- Stans, Switzerland
- 25 February 2019
SoftwareONE, a global leading Platform, Solutions and Services company, today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire RightCloud, a leading cloud transformation company and one of the fastest growing companies in that segment in Asia. RightCloud founders Prashant Gyan, Mohit Sharma, Jonathan Limbo and Iannis Hanen will lead the combined cloud services business in Asia-Pacific.
“We are thrilled to welcome RightCloud and our new colleagues to SoftwareONE. Through the acquisition, we will strengthen and expand our managed infrastructure capabilities by deepening our existing AWS offering. In addition to our position as one of the largest Azure partners and advisors, SoftwareONE can further leverage its cloud offerings to deliver a deeper portfolio of multi-cloud solutions to our global customer base. This acquisition accelerates our hyper scale cloud efforts and will allow us to provide more trusted advisors and the proactive management that customers expect,” said Alex Alexandrov, COO and responsible for M&A and Strategy of SoftwareONE.
“With SoftwareONE we will accelerate our growth story to be the number one born-in-the-cloud services provider. We will continue to deliver the customer cloud journey utilizing our proven and successful cloud adoption framework,” said Prashant Gyan, CEO of RightCloud.
As a multi-competency AWS partner, RightCloud helps drive business and digital transformation for large enterprises and mid-market companies by managing and optimizing their cloud environment. The company offers advanced end-to-end services for public cloud, including cloud consulting, implementation and managed service in the areas of security, big data analytics, multi-cloud optimization, and connectivity.
SoftwareONE helps businesses transform by leveraging public cloud models through strategic advisory, implementation and global 24x7 managed services. With over 700+ cloud subject-matter experts across 80+ countries, the SoftwareONE team has the skills to accelerate the time-to-value for our customers and provide a global 24x7 managed service across Azure and AWS.
RightCloud is a market-leading cloud-based service provider, delivering cloud solutions and an overall digital transformation to enterprises. Since its inception, RightCloud has successfully expanded its operations into 7 countries and 9 cities around APAC.
RightCloud specializes in Amazon Web Services, creating multi-cloud strategy, managed services, cloud security, big data, business analytics, DevOps, application development and SAP on Cloud.
SoftwareONE is a leading global provider of end-to-end software and cloud technology solutions, headquartered in Switzerland. With capabilities across the entire value chain, it helps companies design and implement their technology strategy, buy the right software and cloud solutions at the right price, and manage and optimize their software estate. Its offerings are connected by PyraCloud, SoftwareONE’s proprietary digital platform, that provides customers with data-driven, actionable intelligence. With around 5,800 employees and sales and service delivery capabilities in 90 countries, SoftwareONE provides around 65,000 business customers with software and cloud solutions from over 7,500 publishers. SoftwareONE’s shares (SWON) are listed on SIX Swiss Exchange.