CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited (CITIC Telecom CPC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited (SEHK:1883), announced a partnership with DEAC, a data center operator in Riga, Latvia. The strategic partnership sets forth a framework for the parties to collaborate in both company’s data center and other value-added offerings reselling, including innovative cloud products and services.
The cooperation between DEAC and CITIC Telecom CPC allows both companies to offer disaster recovery and backup services to clients across multiple locations in the Baltics, complementing ICT capabilities in China and Russia. CITIC Telecom CPC’s deployment in DECA’s data centers enables to be part of a rich industry ecosystem, offering strategically seamless customer engagement services across regions. The strategic partnership not only helps enterprise meet and maintain IT compliance with their local data sovereignty requirements, but also enables customers to benefit from a "Technology-Driven Digitalization Enabler", leveraging all CITIC Telecom CPC’s core competencies and expertise across multiple ICT areas (such as networking, information security cloud and data centers). Simultaneously, creating additional opportunities and value to meet the customer’s strategic business development needs with localized solid management service from CITIC Telecom CPC 24/7 round-the-clock customer service.
"By combining CITIC Telecom CPC’s technology expertise, global presence, and innovative products with our profound industry experience and resources, we are confident that this initiative is another key step towards our long-term strategy of building a dedicated carrier-neutral and Internet-neutral data center network (DCN) ecosystem. We’re excited to complement our cloud and data center solutions and offer our clients the opportunity to use DEAC’s high-quality data center in Latvia, Riga to tap into the fast-growing cloud data center markets," states Serve Bunnik, the Deputy Director of CITIC Telecom CPC Europe operations.
"Cooperation with CITIC Telecom CPC will make a new level of global extension for DEAC. Together, we are looking forward to leveraging CITIC Telecom CPC infrastructure around the Globe", says Andris Gailitis, CEO of DEAC. DEAC has been in the data center industry since 1999. DEAC’s data center meets the highest security standards with efficient connectivity options and strong encryption.