• e-shelter supports European startups

e-shelter supports European startups by sponsoring Startup Camp, Berlin

Frankfurt, April 5, 2018 –  e-shelter, the leading data center provider in Europe and an NTT Communications Group company, is Gold Sponsor of Startup Camp, Berlin, being held April 12-13, 2018. The colocation provider helps European startups with proof-of-concepts, test installations and startup clouds in its e-shelter innovation lab. e-shelter is a supporting member of the German Startups Association and in cooperation with its parent company, NTT Communications, e-shelter is investing directly in the German startup ecosystem.

"In Germany, the startup scene saw a 44 per cent rise in invested venture capital last year, according to a recent report in the FAZ [1], with Berlin extending its lead in number of European startups. To add to this, the European Union is planning to provide a total of three billion euros in committed capital by 2020 [2]. Now is the ideal time for startup businesses to thrive." said Toan Nguyen, Director of Business Development & Cloud Platform at e-shelter. "Supporting startups is very important to us at e-shelter and we are particularly involved in those working in areas such as cloud computing, blockchain, artificial intelligence and machine learning. We offer the ideal ecosystem for setting up and testing cloud services or the use of multi-clouds on our more than 90,000 square meters of colocation space in Germany and Europe."

e-shelter is a collaborative partner to the startup community as well. It provides the framework for startups to excel by both delivering the infrastructure to support business operations and providing the ecosystem to optimize procedures through a network of customers and partners. The e-shelter innovation lab provides a space for users to set up their own use cases, test hardware from leading IT manufacturing partners, and connect to hybrid as well as multi-clouds. The innovation lab now has nearly 60 partners, offering complete test environments for startup partners including the likes of AKITA Blockchain Solutions, Stenon, Loodse, Hystax, Galactic Fog and Leverton.

[1] http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wirtschaft/unternehmen/start-ups-in-deutschla...

[2] http://www.eu-startups.com/2018/02/secure-eu-funding-for-your-startup-wi...

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