21. November 2019 | Corporate News

CANCOM: Awards and market comparisons underscore CANCOM's position as a top provider in the European cloud services market

Awards and market comparisons underscore CANCOM’s position as a top provider in the European cloud services market

– IT analysis company Canalys awards CANCOM the highest EMEA Candefero Channel Partner of the Year award

– Studies on ISG’s German IT market place CANCOM at the top of strategically important cloud-based service offerings

– Cisco presents “Meraki Partner of the Year” award to CANCOM after market launch of CANCOM Network-as-a-Service

Munich, Germany, 21 November 2019 – At this year’s gala event of the global technology market analysis company Canalys, the Canalys Channels Forum in Barcelona, CANCOM received the highest category award as “EMEA Candefero Channel Partner of the Year”. Canalys recognized CANCOM’s competence in the areas of strategy, innovation and financial performance. The Canalys Partner of the Year Awards are presented to channel partners for sustainable growth and outstanding performance in certain categories, such as “Innovation and Transformation” or “Cloud Computing”.

CANCOM also achieved a top position in a study by the market research company ISG. “CANCOM is one of Germany’s leading multi-cloud providers and managed services specialists with a comprehensive offering for small and medium-sized businesses. ISG comes to this conclusion on page 25 of its study entitled “Private/Hybrid Cloud – Data Centers Services & Solutions”. In the “Managed Services for Midmarket” and “Managed Hosting for Midmarket” categories, ISG places CANCOM’s range of products and services at the top of the German market compared to 22 competitors.

In the recently published market comparison by ISG “Public Cloud – Solutions & Service Partners”, CANCOM also occupies two outstanding top positions in “Managed Public Cloud Services for Midmarket” and “Public Cloud Transformation Services for Midmarket”. Here, too, over 20 companies active in the German market were compared.

CANCOM achieved another success at this year’s Cisco “Meraki Partner of the Year” award ceremony. CANCOM was explicitly honored not only for its competence in the system integration environment, but also for the successful market launch of the highly standardized Network-as-a-Service product developed by CANCOM itself.

“We have been investing on an unprecedented scale in our cloud-based products and services for two years. At the same time, we are making acquisitions to further expand our capabilities and capacities in this area. These competitive comparisons are an excellent confirmation for us that we are on the right track. We are particularly pleased to receive these awards because customers often approach us about them,” said Thomas Volk, CEO of CANCOM SE.

Further information on the ISG studies as well as the charts of the competition comparisons can be found at:

As a Digital Transformation Partner, CANCOM accompanies organizations into the digital future. CANCOM supports customers to simplify complex enterprise IT and increase their business success through the implementation of modern technology. In order to comprehensively meet the IT needs of companies, organizations, and the public sector, CANCOM delivers tailor-made IT end to end from a single source.

The CANCOM Group’s range of IT solutions includes consulting, implementation, services, and the management of IT systems. Customers benefit from the extensive expertise as well as a holistic and innovative portfolio that covers the IT requirements that are necessary for a successful digital transformation. As a hybrid IT integrator and service provider, the Company provides an integrated range of services and solutions including business solutions and managed services, such as cloud computing, analytics, enterprise mobility, IT security, hosting, and as-a-service offerings.

With more than 4,000 employees worldwide, the internationally active CANCOM Group and its efficient partner network ensure market presence and customer proximity in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Great Britain, and the USA. The CANCOM Group is led by Thomas Volk (CEO), Rudolf Hotter (COO), and Thomas Stark (CFO). The company is headquartered in Munich. CANCOM has an annual revenue of around EUR 1.4 billion and its parent company, CANCOM SE, is listed in the MDAX and TecDAX of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (ISIN DE0005419105).