July 21, 2018

LightEdge acquires compliant cloud provider OnRamp

The acquisition aims to provide compliant infrastructure to meet increasing audit standards, enhanced data security, and minimize business risk and downtime.

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IT enabler LightEdge have acquired compliant managed service provider OnRamp in a bid to facilitate cloud infrastructure to enterprises. As per the terms of the deal, both companies seek to provide compliant infrastructure to meet growing audit standards and enhanced data security along with minimizing business risks and downtime.

According to LightEdge, the demand for compliant infrastructure is increasing from all business segments. They say that this growing demand can be attributed to larger dependencies on IT when it comes to completing business goals.

By partnering with OnRamp, LightEdge claim that they will be expanding their geographical reach as well as their product portfolio. They say that this alliance will help LightEdge host complex workloads for highly-regulated sectors like healthcare, financial services, education, and manufacturing.

Speaking about the alliance, Jim Masterson, Chief Executive Officer at LightEdge, commented:

LightEdge is thrilled to announce the expansion of our secure and compliant hosting and colocation services through the acquisition of OnRamp. This combining of forces elevates the strategic vision we have been successfully executing for the past decade.

OnRamp brings a tremendous group of skilled experts, HITRUST-certified data center facilities, and a proficiency in delivering leading compliance and security solutions that make them a natural fit with LightEdge.