Listed ICT group Datatec, has announced that its subsidiary Logicalis Group has acquired a 51% stake in NubeliU, a South America based company specialising in cloud computing
projects based on OpenStack.
Logicalis aims to position itself as a cloud integrator, and strengthens its commitment to the opensource community, in particular with OpenStack, which is essential for large SDx (Software Defined everything) and cloud computing projects.
As a services company, NubeliU integrates OpenStack environments with customers’ existing platforms across multiple vendor product lines.
From its operations in Argentina and Brazil, it can deliver its service offerings remotely around the globe.
This acquisition forms the basis for establishing a Logicalis Global OpenStack practice, Datatec said.
NubeliU’s expertise in OpenStack will accelerate the global expansion of Logicalis’ cloud
computing and SDx practices.