Six Degrees Raises £8M in Funding; Acquires Cloud Computing Centre
Six Degrees, a London, UK-based managed data services provider serving UK mid-market and corporate customers, has raised £8m in new funding from Penta Capital.
The company has also completed the acquisition of Cloud Computing Centre (CCC), a Surrey-based managed cloud hosting expert established in 1999.
Led by CEO Keith Bates, Cloud Computing Centre provides over 100 mid-market hosting customers with a cloud platform complementary to the existing Six Degrees technology. It is a Microsoft Gold Partner and Silver Hosting Partner.
Alastair Mills, CEO, Six Degrees has a converged services portfolio including datacentre, connectivity, voice and cloud offerings. With the acquisition, it will strengthen its ability to win mid-market and corporate cloud hosting contracts and to deliver new services to existing clients.