iland shortlisted for Best Cloud Security Platform at Cloud and DevOps World Awards 2016

LONDON – 13th June 2016 – iland, a global enterprise cloud hosting provider, today announced that its Advanced Security Cloud has been shortlisted in the Best Cloud Security Platform category at the Cloud and DevOps World Awards 2016.

This latest accolade reinforces iland’s commitment to helping companies to cost-efficiently drive and protect business with proven cloud infrastructure and Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service offerings. Recently, iland was also awarded Zerto’s Cloud Service Provider Partner of the Year 2016 and was recognized in CRN’s Solution Provider 500 and Tech Elite 250 lists.Cloud and DevOps shortlisted

The Cloud and DevOps World Awards, now in its fourth year, takes place during the Cloud and DevOps World Forum on the 21st-22nd June 2016, which in turn is taking place during London Technology Week, a festival of live events taking place throughout the UK’s capital.

For the Best Cloud Security Platform category, the judges look to award the security solution that combines efficiency, cost-effectiveness and ease of use. Cyber-threats and attacks are constant and evolving, and security is a priority for all organisations as the cost implications of breaches can be significant.

The iland Enterprise Cloud Services – Advanced Security platform enables customers to harness the cost, agility and speed benefits of public cloud without sacrificing security or compliance. Integrated seamlessly into the iland Enterprise Cloud Services management console, customers have access to powerful features, sophisticated real-time alerting and comprehensive reporting including:

  • Antivirus and malware detection
  • Accelerated storage with encryption at rest
  • Whole disk encryption
  • Event history, including log inspection and access logs
  • Support requests
  • Role based access control
  • Dual factor authentication
  • Vulnerability scanning
  • Firewall inspection
  • Intrusion detection and prevention systems (IPS/IDS)
  • Integrity monitoring
  • Encrypted backups

The Cloud and DevOps World Awards ceremony will take place on 21st June 2016 at Olympia, London. The ceremony will hosted by Bryan Glick, Editor in Chief, Computer Weekly, and the judging panel includes Charles Ewen, CIO at the UK Met Office and Camille Mendler, Lead Analyst for Enterprise Services at Ovum.

iland is also hosting a breakfast panel session on 24th June as part of London Technology Week. The event will bring together UK cloud industry experts from Cisco, techUK, Behind Every Cloud as well as cloud users to discuss how to overcome cloud security and compliance risks facing UK businesses and explore adoption strategies for ensuring success.

LOCATION: iland office, L24/25, The Shard, London
DATE: Friday 24th June 2016
TIME: 08.30am-10.30am

For more information about iland Enterprise Cloud Services – Advanced Security, visit

About iland
With data centres in the U.S., U.K. and Singapore, iland delivers the only enterprise cloud solutions in the market today with true innovation, transparency, intelligent management and advanced security built in. iland’s technology and consultative approach mean anyone–regardless of expertise, location or business objective–can experience the benefits of a hassle-free cloud. From scaling production workloads, to supporting testing and development, to disaster recovery, iland’s secure cloud and decades of experience translate into unmatched service. Underscoring the strength of its platform, the company has been recognised as VMware’s Service Provider Partner of the Year, Global and Americas; is part of the Cisco Cloud Managed Service Provider Program for IaaS and DRaaS; and partners with other industry leaders including Zerto and Veeam. Visit
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