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Central Europe On-Demand signs strategic partnership with S&T.

The regional cloud services provider, Central Europe On-Demand (CE On-Demand) announced today that it has signed a strategic partnership agreement with S&T, the leading provider of IT consulting, IT solutions, and IT services in Central and Eastern Europe.

According to the business deal, CE On-Demand will provide Microsoft technology-based messaging, collaboration and unified communication services, bundled with an automated backup and recovery solution from the cloud to S&T, who will offer this full portfolio of cloud services to its large customers group-wide.

“The partnership with S&T has an exceptional value for our company, since we will be targeting big enterprises within the CEE region, focusing on Austria, Slovenia, Slovakia, Romania, Poland, the Czech Republic and Croatia. This is a huge market, but with joint efforts, I believe we will be able to provision corporations of all segments with enterprise-grade, reliable and secure business solutions delivered through the cloud”, said Rainer Weinzettl, General Manager Austria, CE On-Demand.

The cloud services of CE On-Demand have already been successfully deployed by more than 700,000 clients world-wide.

“In the future, our clients will need only a simple internet connection to run mailboxes, messaging or communications. They will receive all productivity tools required directly from the cloud, which is hosted by S&T in conjunction with CE On-Demand. With the CE On-Demand partnership, S&T positions itself as an innovative and reliable cloud services provider and will insure quality of service and availability metrics which are unprecedented in the CEE market. It is definitely an innovation milestone for our company and our clients will definitely benefit from this unique cooperation”, comments Peter Sturz, Member of the Management Board, S&T.

S&T is located in 19 countries, headquartered in Vienna, where CE On-Demand also runs a subsidiary.

About S&T – www.snt-world.com – XETRA Vienna: SNT
With approximately 2,200 employees (12/2010) and sales of EUR 411 million (2009), S&T is the leading provider of comprehensive consulting, outsourcing, systems integration and IT services in Central and Eastern Europe & Austria. The S&T Group operates in 19 countries. S&T’s core business focuses on the consulting, development, implementation and operation of IT solutions, processes and systems. S&T serves companies along the entire IT value chain in the fields of manufacturing, commerce, telecommunications, public services, financial services as well as energy and utility companies. S&T AG is headquartered in Vienna and has been listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange since 2003.