R2i expands footprint across eStruxture’s Montreal Data Centers

09 August 2018 | Jason McGee-Abe

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eStruxture has announced that R2i is increasing its presence across its data centres to meet its growing demand for additional capacity in the Montreal region.

By hosting more of its IT infrastructure in eStruxture’s facilities, R2i exhibits its continued trust in the company and its ongoing dedication to collaborating as its capacity needs grow.

“R2i has been relying on our services since their inception in 2014, and we are thrilled that they are growing their relationship, with eStruxture as their data centre provider,” said Todd Coleman (pictured), president and CEO of eStruxture.

“As a provider of hyperscale data centre solutions, we specialise in providing unique configurations of space, power and cooling to support companies such as R2i that deploy and manage large scale server and storage infrastructures.”

According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), over 30% of Canadian businesses will introduce AI-based assistive technologies into their operations by the end of 2019 and R2i has a strong focus on digital transformation and meeting market demand for disruptive technologies like AI.

eStruxture, a pan-Canadian provider of network and cloud-neutral data centre solutions, provides its clients with the flexibility to grow within its ecosystem of over 900 customers, making the provider of hyperscale solutions the ideal partner for data-intensive, customer-focused companies like R2i.

“At R2i, we are dedicated to delivering the best infrastructure for our clients’ business needs, offering managed services and custom solutions for the cloud environment,” added Benoit Martel, CEO of R2i.

“Expanding our partnership with eStruxture gives us the added hosting capacity we need to support our customers’ digital transformation journey and help them deploy today’s powerful technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning. We look forward to benefiting from the high availability, high bandwidth capacity and ultra-secure facilities that our company needs in order to get our offerings to market quickly and efficiently.”

Since the company’s inception, R2i has been present in eStruxture’s data centers throughout Montreal and continues to grow its footprint and rely on eStruxture’s facilities to empower its customers to efficiently scale their technology infrastructure.