Datapipe Joins Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider Program for Azure Government

Program allows Datapipe to provision, manage, and support Microsoft cloud offering for government agencies

Jersey City, NJ – July 12, 2017 – Datapipe, a leader in managed cloud services for the enterprise, today announced it is now selling through the Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) program on Azure Government. This licensing model enables Datapipe to offer a complete end-to-end customer experience for Microsoft Azure Government. Datapipe was the first MSP to offer managed services for Microsoft Azure environments and it has extensive experience working on the Azure platform.

As part of Microsoft’s Azure Government CSP program, Datapipe can help customers drive new business value through the cloud by owning the entire billing process and directly managing support. Datapipe can now provide direct billing, sell combined offers and services, and directly provision, manage, and support Microsoft Azure Government offerings. Datapipe joined the Microsoft CSP program in 2015 and is also a Direct CSP Partner in the United States, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, and Singapore.

“Government agencies each have unique requirements when it comes to the cloud, but all require high security and high performance solutions,” said Dan Tudahl, President and General Manager, Datapipe Government Solutions (DGS). “We look forward to delivering high-value offerings to our government customers with Azure Government.”

Datapipe Government Solutions (DGS) has over 16 years experience delivering secure cloud solutions for enterprise applications. DGS’ data centers have been approved against various U.S. security standards including NIST 800-53, DIACAP, FISMA and FedRAMP.

“Government customers are adopting cloud solutions like never before to drive digital transformation,” said Tom Keane, General Manager, Microsoft Azure Government. “We are excited to expand Azure Government capabilities for cloud partners under the Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider program. This will enable our partners to deepen customer relationships and expand opportunities in the cloud.”

As a member of the Microsoft Partner Network, Datapipe has a long history of delivering world-class managed services for Microsoft Azure. The company was recently awarded Microsoft’s Most Innovative Data Platform Offering Award and was a Hosting Partner of the Year finalist in the Microsoft 2016 Partner of the Year Awards. Datapipe announced its Managed Cloud for Office 365 in 2016 to provide enterprises consistent, optimized, and efficiently managed Microsoft Office 365 environments.

About Datapipe

A next generation MSP, Datapipe is recognized as the pioneer of managed services for public cloud platforms. Datapipe has unique expertise in architecting, migrating, managing and securing public cloud, private cloud, hybrid IT and traditional IT. The world’s most trusted brands partner with Datapipe to optimize mission-critical and day-to-day enterprise IT operations, enabling them to transform, innovate, and scale. Backed by a global team of experienced professionals and world-class interconnected data centers, Datapipe provides comprehensive cloud, compliance, security, governance, automation and DevOps solutions. Gartner named Datapipe a leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Managed Service Providers, Worldwide.