Green House Data Ranked Among Top 100 Cloud Services Providers: 3rd Annual Talkin’ Cloud 100 Report
Identifies World’s Top Cloud Computing Companies in the IT Channel
WYOMING – August 6, 2013 – Green House Data, a leading provider of cloud
hosting, colocation, and a VMware vCloud powered partner, today announced
that it has ranked among the world’s Top 100 Cloud Service Providers (CSPs),
according to Nine Lives Media’s third-annual Talkin’ Cloud 100 report. The
Top 100 CSPs generated more than $15.7 billion in combined cloud services
revenues in 2012, up nearly 37 percent, according to the report, which is
available now by visiting http://www.talkincloud.com/tc100.
addition to honoring Green House Data, this year’s Talkin’ Cloud 100 report
- Cloud Services Providers: CSPs offer SaaS (software as a
service), infrastructure as a service (IaaS) and/or PaaS (platform as a
service) to partners/customers.
- Cloud Services Brokerages: CSBs, or cloud brokers, recommend and
resell multiple cloud services to customers, and often integrate those
- Cloud Services Aggregators: CSAs, or cloud aggregators, typically
offer a portal that allows VARs and MSPs to source multiple third-party
cloud services for customers.
- MSPs (Managed Service Providers) with
cloud services expertise: MSPs proactively monitor and manage customers’
on-premises and cloud-based systems.
- VARs (value-added resellers) with cloud
services expertise: VARs offer a range of IT consulting, deployment,
integration and management services to customers.
is our debut on the Talkin’ Cloud 100 list," said Shawn Mills,
President, Green House Data. "We are honored to be in the company of
global brands like SAP, Microsoft, and Oracle."
Talkin’ Cloud 100 report is based on data from Talkin’ Cloud’s online survey,
conducted January through May 2013. The Talkin’ Cloud 100 report recognizes
top cloud service providers based on such metrics as annual cloud services
revenue growth (both in actual dollars and in percentage growth rates).
Lives Media and Talkin’ Cloud congratulate Green House Data,” said Amy Katz,
president of Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton. "The Talkin’ Cloud 100
honor arrives amid a land grab in the cloud computing market. And the Talkin’
Cloud 100 companies are leading that land grab.”
Cloud, produced by Nine Lives Media, is the go-to resource for CSPs, VARs and
MSPs profiting from cloud computing. Talkin’ Cloud features a daily blog,
research, Channel Expert Hour Webcasts and FastChat videos. It is the first
online media destination for channel partners working in the cloud.
About Green House Data
House Data is a cloud hosting and colocation services provider with highly
energy efficient, green data centers located across the country. The company
helps its clients reduce the pressure that comes with lower IT budgets and
increasingly high demands. Green House Data is a certified VMware service
provider, SSAE 16 Type II and HIPAA compliant, as well as an EPA Green Power
Partner. Visit the website, www.GreenHouseData.com,
to learn more, view demos, or request a free cloud trial.
Nine Lives Media
Lives Media, a division of Penton, defines emerging IT markets and disrupts
established IT markets. The company’s IT channel-centric online communities
The VAR Guy (www.TheVARguy.com)
and Talkin’ Cloud (www.TalkinCloud.com).
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and virtually, all with deep relevance to their specific industries. We then
activate this engagement by connecting users with tens of thousands of
targeted providers of products and services to help drive business
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Partners II, an investment fund sponsored by Wasserstein & Co., LP.