iomart Group plc is top Managed Service Provider in Europe

Feb 18, 2013, 07:26 ET from iomart Group plc

GLASGOW, Scotland, February 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

MSPmentor also ranks iomart Group at 10th on Global 501 MSP list

iomart Group plc (AIM:IOM) has been named as Europe's top Managed Services Provider in the annual MSPmentor list which ranks the world's top managed service providers (MSPs).

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As well as topping the MSPmentor 50 EMEA list, iomart Group was also placed 10th on the MSPmentor new and highly prestigious 501 Global Edition,, the highest ranking of any European MSP.    

Angus MacSween, iomart Group plc CEO, said, "We're delighted with this recognition. Our success is based on the delivery of quality bespoke managed services backed by the highest service level agreements. We have recently invested in further data centre capacity and a super-fast fibre network so we continue to build on that success by providing the best connectivity and support to customers throughout the UK and Europe."

MSPmentor, produced by Nine Lives Media, is the number one online media destination for managed service providers in the world. Its Global 501 report recognizes top MSPs based on a range of metrics, including annual managed services revenue growth, revenue per employee, managed services offered and customer devices managed.

"MSPmentor congratulates iomart Group on this honor," said Amy Katz, president of Nine Lives Media. "Qualifying for our MSPmentor 501 Global Edition puts iomart Group in rare company."

MSPs on this year's global 501 list lifted their combined annual recurring revenues 24.5 % to $2.54 billion. They manage more than 5.6 million PCs and servers, and nearly 400,000 smartphones and tablets, according to Joe Panettieri, editorial director, Nine Lives Media.  

About iomart Group plc:

iomart Group plc (AIM:IOM) is one of the UK's leading providers of managed hosting and cloud computing services, specialising in the delivery and management of mission-critical hosting services, enabling customers to reduce the costs, complexity and risks associated with maintaining their own web and online applications. By physically owning and managing its own global network infrastructure, iomart offers world-beating levels of service to its customers and a unique 100% uptime guarantee.  iomart Group operates through a number of subsidiaries: iomart Hosting, Melbourne Server Hosting, RapidSwitch, Easyspace and iomartcloud. The Group has been listed on the London Stock Exchange's Alternative Investment Market (AIM) since April 2000.


Jane Robertson
PR Manager
iomart Group plc
Tel: +44(0)141-931-6400
Twitter: @iomartgroup

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