Sparkle, the International Services arm of TIM Group and among the top ten global operators, announces that its subsidiary in Greece has been awarded as Data Center of the Year during the Info-Com World Conference, the largest event for Telecom, IT and Media players in South Europe, held in on November 21st.
Info-Com awards recognize every year the leading companies, services and people who, with their creativity and passion, have contributed to the development of the market and the evolution of technology.
Sparkle operates in Greece through three proprietary data centers - two in the Athens area (Metamorphosis and Koropi) and one in Crete – providing a full range of integrated ICT solutions that, bundled with Sparkle’s global connectivity services, make Sparkle Greece Data Centers particularly appealing for service providers as well as multinational and domestic enterprises.
In the last several years Sparkle has been recognized as a leader in the Cloud and Data Centers market in Greece, becoming the first data center provider in the Country to receive the ISO 14001:2015 certification for its environmental management system and being awarded as Best Cloud Service Provider in 2017.
Sparkle intends to continue investing in the Cloud and Data Center business in Greece building new facilities, implementing the latest technology infrastructure and hiring highly skilled personnel. As an example, the company plans to build a new data center in the area of Metamorphosis in Attica to provide additional 5500 sq. m. of space to meet the increasing demand for colocation services.
Sparkle is TIM Group’s fully owned Global Operator and among the top ten international service providers worldwide, with a proprietary backbone of around 530,000 km of fiber spanning from Europe to Africa, the Americas and Asia. Leveraging its global IP, Data, Cloud, Data Center, Mobile Data and Voice Platforms, Sparkle offers a full range of ICT solutions to Internet Service Providers, OTTs, Media and Content Players, Application Service Providers, Fixed and Mobile operators as well as Multinational Enterprises. Its sales force is active worldwide and distributed over 36 countries.
Find out more about Sparkle at tisparkle.com
Rome / Athens, 29 November 2018