Company selects NTT Europe to build new data centre for salesforce.com’s fastest growing region. Data centre to support adoption of salesforce.com’s cloud computing services among growing base of customers across Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Salesforce.com [NYSE: CRM] announced that it has signed an agreement with NTT Europe, a wholly owned subsidiary of NTT Communications, to establish a European data centre in the U.K. Scheduled for completion in 2014, the new data centre will be salesforce.com’s sixth worldwide and will support the company’s cloud computing services across its growing customer base in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
“Europe was salesforce.com’s fastest growing region in our fiscal year 2013, delivering constant currency revenue growth of 38%,” said Marc Benioff, Chairman and CEO, salesforce.com. “We are doubling down on Europe with the announcement of our new data centre in the U.K., which will support continued customer success in EMEA.”
Source; Saleforce.com Press Release