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Press releases & corporate news
3. January 2023 · Corporate News

Endpoint management specialist NWC Services becomes part of the CANCOM Group

The Executive Board of CANCOM SE has signed an agreement with the shareholders of NWC Services GmbH to take over all shares. NWC Services will thus become a subsidiary of the CANCOM Group. With NWC, the CANCOM Group is strengthening its expertise and is acquiring a specialised product portfolio in the field of workspace and endpoint management, including market-leading proprietary developments from NWC

25. January 2023 · Awards, Corporate News

ISG study: CANCOM’s public cloud services leading for SMEs in Germany

Demand for IT services for digitization projects is higher than ever. The growth of the public cloud is continuing and the attractiveness of public cloud-supported development and operating concepts continues to increase, according to a study by ISG and EuroCloud Native (ECN). To give companies an up-to-date overview of IT service providers with public cloud solutions, ISG set up the Provider LensTM study "Public Cloud - Solutions and Services". CANCOM performed particularly well.

5. January 2023 · Corporate News, Partner News

New Microsoft Partner Program: CANCOM achieves five solution competencies

In October 2022, Microsoft restructured its partner program: Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) became Microsoft Cloud Partner Program (MCPP). The new program is intended to better reflect the development of digital transformation as well as partner performance. CANCOM is one of the first Microsoft partners in Germany to receive five of the six available competencies.

22. December 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

Review 2022: Numerous awards for managed service innovations from CANCOM

With its managed service innovations, CANCOM meets the current requirements of IT users with pinpoint accuracy. CANCOM is also one of the leading providers of classic managed services in the areas of hosting or networks in numerous market segments. This assessment was agreed in numerous studies by renowned analysts from ISG and techconsult, as well as trade media such as Computerwoche and ChannelPartner, and CANCOM's existing customers.

12. December 2022 · Press Releases

CANCOM supplies EU institutions for foreign and security policy with modern IT infrastructure

The European Commission's Service for Foreign Policy Instruments (FPI) has contracted CANCOM to provide IT equipment and supplies for the execution of civilian crisis management operations. Numerous EU agencies, special representatives and missions stationed around the world will thus be able to access essential IT infrastructure components via CANCOM.

29. November 2022 · Awards, Press Releases

“Munich’s Excellent Companies 2022”: CANCOM receives award from the City of Munich for a social inclusion project with the Pfennigparade Foundation

On November 24, 2022, the City of Munich awarded the price "Munich's Excellent Companies 2022" for social commitment. The honor is presented annually to companies that show outstanding commitment in improving the city's society and the living conditions of Munich residents. This year, Verena Dietl, Mayor of the City of Munich, ceremoniously gave the award in the category "Large Companies" (over 500 employees) to the IT service provider CANCOM.

10. November 2022 · Corporate News

CANCOM: Around 11 percent growth in the third quarter of 2022

In the third quarter of 2022 the CANCOM Group achieved Group revenues of € 329.6 million (prior year: € 297.7 million) and a Group EBITDA of € 28.9 million (prior year: € 32.6 million). For the nine-month period 2022, this means that the CANCOM Group achieved Group revenue of € 925.1 million (prior year: € 932.8 million) and Group EBITDA of € 80.0 million (prior year: € 85.5 million).

Press releases & corporate news
3. January 2023 · Corporate News

Endpoint management specialist NWC Services becomes part of the CANCOM Group

The Executive Board of CANCOM SE has signed an agreement with the shareholders of NWC Services GmbH to take over all shares. NWC Services will thus become a subsidiary of the CANCOM Group. With NWC, the CANCOM Group is strengthening its expertise and is acquiring a specialised product portfolio in the field of workspace and endpoint management, including market-leading proprietary developments from NWC

25. January 2023 · Awards, Corporate News

ISG study: CANCOM’s public cloud services leading for SMEs in Germany

Demand for IT services for digitization projects is higher than ever. The growth of the public cloud is continuing and the attractiveness of public cloud-supported development and operating concepts continues to increase, according to a study by ISG and EuroCloud Native (ECN). To give companies an up-to-date overview of IT service providers with public cloud solutions, ISG set up the Provider LensTM study "Public Cloud - Solutions and Services". CANCOM performed particularly well.

5. January 2023 · Corporate News, Partner News

New Microsoft Partner Program: CANCOM achieves five solution competencies

In October 2022, Microsoft restructured its partner program: Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) became Microsoft Cloud Partner Program (MCPP). The new program is intended to better reflect the development of digital transformation as well as partner performance. CANCOM is one of the first Microsoft partners in Germany to receive five of the six available competencies.

22. December 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

Review 2022: Numerous awards for managed service innovations from CANCOM

With its managed service innovations, CANCOM meets the current requirements of IT users with pinpoint accuracy. CANCOM is also one of the leading providers of classic managed services in the areas of hosting or networks in numerous market segments. This assessment was agreed in numerous studies by renowned analysts from ISG and techconsult, as well as trade media such as Computerwoche and ChannelPartner, and CANCOM's existing customers.

12. December 2022 · Press Releases

CANCOM supplies EU institutions for foreign and security policy with modern IT infrastructure

The European Commission's Service for Foreign Policy Instruments (FPI) has contracted CANCOM to provide IT equipment and supplies for the execution of civilian crisis management operations. Numerous EU agencies, special representatives and missions stationed around the world will thus be able to access essential IT infrastructure components via CANCOM.

29. November 2022 · Awards, Press Releases

“Munich’s Excellent Companies 2022”: CANCOM receives award from the City of Munich for a social inclusion project with the Pfennigparade Foundation

On November 24, 2022, the City of Munich awarded the price "Munich's Excellent Companies 2022" for social commitment. The honor is presented annually to companies that show outstanding commitment in improving the city's society and the living conditions of Munich residents. This year, Verena Dietl, Mayor of the City of Munich, ceremoniously gave the award in the category "Large Companies" (over 500 employees) to the IT service provider CANCOM.

10. November 2022 · Corporate News

CANCOM: Around 11 percent growth in the third quarter of 2022

In the third quarter of 2022 the CANCOM Group achieved Group revenues of € 329.6 million (prior year: € 297.7 million) and a Group EBITDA of € 28.9 million (prior year: € 32.6 million). For the nine-month period 2022, this means that the CANCOM Group achieved Group revenue of € 925.1 million (prior year: € 932.8 million) and Group EBITDA of € 80.0 million (prior year: € 85.5 million).

8. November 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

ISG Study „Future of Work: Services and Solutions” – CANCOM occupies top positions

CANCOM is honored by ISG analysts as leader in the three categories "Workplace Strategy Transformation Services", "Managed Workplace Services - End User Technology", and "Digital Service Desk and Workplace Support Services". ISG particularly praises the strong orientation on the hybrid workplace approach and the focus on the employee as the end user. Customers benefit from a comprehensive service package - from strategy development and technical implementation to customer-focused support.

7. November 2022 · Awards, Partner Awards

Cisco names CANCOM “High Growth Partner of the Year 2022”

At the Partner Summit in Las Vegas in early November, Cisco honored the best channel partners of 2022 and their special achievements. CANCOM received the "High Growth Partner of the Year 2022" award for the strongest growth among the top 10 Cisco partners in Germany and is also one of the top five largest partners in Germany.

31. October 2022 · Corporate News, Partner News

CANCOM Microsoft Connect 2022: CANCOM deepens partnership with Microsoft

How can CANCOM and Microsoft successfully support their customers on their cloud journey? That was the topic of the first CANCOM Microsoft Connect 2022 (CMC) at CANCOM headquarter in Munich on October 6 and 7. The joint event was aimed at CANCOM employees with the goal of further expanding the core competencies of all Microsoft units at CANCOM, increasing the ability to innovate, and promoting exchange among each other. The focus was on the customer and his needs.

27. October 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

“Germany’s best vocational trainers”: CANCOM honored for the fifth year in a row

Around 120 new trainees and dual students who started at CANCOM this September can expect a highly qualified and future-oriented training program. This is confirmed by the latest study "Germany's Best Vocational Trainers 2022" by the business magazine Capital and the talent platform Ausbildung.de. CANCOM has already been among the top trainers here for the past four years. Also this year, CANCOM can build on its successes and be pleased to have again received the award with the highest number of points.

13. October 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

CANCOM celebrates 25 years of membership in the eco Association of the Internet Industry

CANCOM looks back on 25 years of membership in the eco – Association of the Internet Industry. As part of the Internet Security Days 2022 organized by eco at Phantasialand in Brühl on 29 and 30 September 2022, the association ceremoniously presented CANCOM with an anniversary certificate.

11. October 2022 · Corporate News, Partner News

CANCOM expands its partner network with leading identity security expert SailPoint

In the wake of the Corona pandemic, many companies are sticking with the home office and continuing to allow their employees to work from home. Especially with the rapid increase in cyber attacks, modern Identity and Access Management (IAM) is an important component to protect companies as well as employees. Through its new partnership with SailPoint, CANCOM is expanding its range of services in the field of identity management, thereby offering its customers solutions for secure access regardless of location.

5. October 2022 · Corporate News, Partner News

CANCOM and Microsoft present education solutions at the mobile.schule conference in Hanover

What practical applications, solutions and end devices are available for digital teaching and how can they be optimally integrated into everyday school life? From 26 to 27 September 2022, those interested in education were able to discuss this at the mobile.schule conference at the Congress Center in Hanover. Together with its education partner Microsoft, CANCOM presented its portfolio of digital education solutions to the audience.

15. September 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

“Best IT Service Providers of the Year” – CANCOM once again in 3rd Place

On behalf of ChannelPartner and Computerwoche, the independent market research institute iSCM has identified the best-performing IT service providers in Germany for 2022. This was based on the ratings of 2,335 IT decision-makers from companies who assessed the performance of their IT providers. CANCOM was awarded third place in the category "Over €1 billion in annual revenue".

7. September 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

ISG Provider Lens study: Cybersecurity Solutions & Services from CANCOM leading the market once again

According to the latest Provider LensTM study "Cybersecurity - Solutions and Services 2022" by leading market research company ISG, hybrid IT service provider CANCOM is once again among the top providers of “Managed Security Services” and “Technical Security Services”. With its comprehensive cybersecurity portfolio, including extensive as a service offerings and SOC operations from Germany, CANCOM convinced the ISG analysts for the third time in a row.

1. September 2022 · Corporate News, Partner News

CANCOM GmbH becomes Red Hat Premier Partner

Red Hat, one of the world's leading providers of open source solutions, has recently appointed CANCOM GmbH as a Red Hat Premier Partner. Following CANCOM Managed Services GmbH, CANCOM GmbH has now also joined the "premier league" of Red Hat partners. The official presentation of the partner certificate took place in Cologne.

11. August 2022 · Corporate News

Group revenue in the second quarter at the prior year’s level. Noticeable improvements visible since June.

Overall, CANCOM generated Group revenue of € 298.8 million in the second quarter 2022, roughly matching the prior year's level (prior year*: € 303.6 million). Group EBITDA for the second quarter 2022 was € 24.7 million (prior year*: € 27.0 million). For the first half of 2022, the CANCOM Group's revenue was € 595.5 million (prior year*: € 635.1 million) and Group EBITDA was € 51.1 million (prior year*: € 52.9 million).

5. August 2022 · Corporate News

CANCOM drives forward the Group-wide expansion of e-mobility

On its way to becoming CO2e neutral by 2027, CANCOM is focusing on e-mobility. Therefore, the hybrid IT service provider is expanding its fleet of electric vehicles together with the necessary charging infrastructure at all locations across the Group with the suitable conditions. The aim is to electrify around 90 percent of the entire vehicle fleet within the next five years. This corresponds to approximately 1,350 vehicles.

2. August 2022 · Partner News

CANCOM is the first IT service provider in Europe to become “Zoom Phone Certified Integrator”

Hybrid IT service provider CANCOM has become the first IT service provider in Europe to achieve the “Zoom Phone Certified Integrator” Certification. Partner Zoom presented CANCOM with the award during the CANCOM UCC Days held at its headquarters in Munich at the end of June.

21. July 2022 · Corporate News

CANCOM supports the Pfennigparade Munich foundation through social trainee project

On Tuesday, 12 July 2022, the completely renovated test lab for accessibility "Test.Lab Barrierefreiheit" of the Munich foundation Pfennigparade was officially opened. CANCOM played a major role in setting up the media lab: As part of a social trainee project, a group of CANCOM trainees equipped the lab with new hardware. Judith Gerlach, the State Minister for Digital Affairs, was a guest at the opening ceremony as patron of the test lab.

19. July 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

ISG Provider Lens: CANCOM once again takes top positions in Managed Services and Managed Hosting for the midmarket

In the recently published ISG Provider Lens "Next-Gen Private/Hybrid Cloud - Data Center Solutions & Services 2022", the market research institute once again ranked CANCOM as the leading provider in the areas of managed services and managed hosting for the midmarket in Germany. ISG (Information Service Group) attributes the ranking primarily to the broad and innovative portfolio of CANCOM and its distinctly strong market and competitive position.

18. July 2022 · Corporate News

CANCOM acquires S&L based in Mülheim-Kärlich

The Executive Board of CANCOM SE signed an agreement to take over the operating subsidiaries of the S&L Group. CANCOM acquires 100 percent of the shares in S&L Systemhaus GmbH, S&L BusinessSolutions GmbH and S&L ITcompliance GmbH from the parent company S&L Holding GmbH.

5. July 2022 · Press Releases

Rüdiger Rath becomes the new Chief Executive Officer of CANCOM SE

The Supervisory Board decided to appoint Rüdiger Rath as the new Chief Executive Officer of CANCOM SE with effect from 1 November 2022. Mr Rath will thus succeed Rudolf Hotter, who will leave the company at his own request on 31 October 2022 after around 17 years as a member of the Executive Board.

30. June 2022 · Partner Awards, Press Releases

CANCOM is “HPE Solution Provider of the Year 2022” in the DACH region

In Las Vegas, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced the winners of the HPE Partner of the Year Awards 2022 in recognition of HPE partners who exemplify commitment and success in delivering value to their customers on their digital transformation journey. The award "HPE Solution Provider of the Year 2022" for the DACH region went to the hybrid IT service provider CANCOM.

14. June 2022 · Corporate News, Partner News

CANCOM has earned the Microsoft Azure Virtual Desktop Advanced Specialization

CANCOM today announced it has earned the Microsoft Azure Virtual Desktop (formerly Windows Virtual Desktop) advanced specialization, a validation of a partner’s deep knowledge, extensive experience, and expertise in deploying, scaling and securing virtual desktop infrastructure on Azure.

18. May 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

ISG reserach: CANCOM among leading providers of Digital Healthcare Services

As a long-standing partner to the healthcare sector, CANCOM has a custom-fit, seamless range of digitalization solutions, platforms and services for both healthcare providers and payers. This was confirmed by the market research company ISG (Information Services Group) in its latest market report. CANCOM holds a strong competitive position in both the "Provider Digital Transformation Services" and "Payer Digital Transformation Services" categories.

12. May 2022 · Corporate News

Very high IT as a Service growth rates lead to positive EBITDA development in the Group

After CANCOM had already published key financial figures for the Group, the full interim report for the first quarter of 2022 including the results in the Group segments followed today. According to the report, the CANCOM Group achieved very dynamic business development in the Cloud Solutions segment in the first quarter of 2022, with 28.1 percent revenue growth, 27.9 percent EBITDA growth and a 23.3 percent increase in ARR.

4. May 2022 · Corporate News, Partner Awards

CANCOM wins IBM Storage Partner Award 2021

As part of the annual IBM Ecosystem Partner Event DACH, CANCOM was honored as Storage Partner 2021. At this year's virtual event, IBM presented awards to outstanding business partners who have had the greatest impact on IBM's business in 2021. CANCOM was recognized for the greatest growth in the storage sector.

28. April 2022 · Corporate News, Partner Awards

CANCOM honored with NetApp Partner Award 2022

On March 31 2022, NetApp presented its Partner Awards 2022 for the German market at a virtual event with 200 invited guests. There, CANCOM was named ''Hybrid Managed Service Partner of the Year''. Presented by Maik Hoehne, Senior Director Channel Sales Germany, the ''Better Now'' studio in Hamburg served as the backdrop for this year's event. The award honors in particular the innovative strength as well as the business success of the partners.

15. March 2022 · Corporate News, Partner News

CANCOM welcomes Cloudian to its partner network

As part of the partnership, CANCOM is further expanding its existing portfolio of object storage solutions. Besides solutions from various other well-known manufacturers, the hybrid IT service provider now also offers the highly scalable HyperStore® object storage from Cloudian for use on-premises as well as in hybrid storage environments.

9. March 2022 · Corporate News, Partner Awards

CANCOM once again honored as “Best Partner” by Trend Micro

Following the Channel Kick-off on March 9, 2022, CANCOM was honored by Trend Micro as ''Best Partner 2021'' for Germany. This is the fourth time in the last five years that CANCOM has received this award. The two companies have a long-standing partnership that focuses on close cooperation in the field of IT security.

7. March 2022 · Partner News, Press Releases

CANCOM and Cisco support schools in setting up and securely operating IT infrastructure

Munich - CANCOM, the leading provider of digital education solutions, and Cisco, the world's leading technology company, are entering into a strategic partnership to provide schools with digital solutions sustainably, holistically, and quickly. The partnership supports educational institutions in particular with ready-made solutions in the areas of networking, security, communications, and central device and user management. In this way, the two innovative technology companies create the technical basis for secure and trouble-free teaching with digital end devices - and, if required, also take over the reliable operation of the solutions at schools.

23. February 2022 · Awards, Corporate News

ISG study: Triple top ranking for CANCOM in Public Cloud Services for SMEs

On the road to the cloud, CANCOM is one of the strongest digitization partners for SMEs. This is the finding of the latest Provider Lens studyTM "Public Cloud Services & Solutions" by leading technology research company ISG. In the areas of "Consulting & Transformation Services" and "Managed Public Cloud Services" in the midmarket segment, CANCOM is well ahead of the market. The hybrid IT service provider and system integrator is also among the leaders in the "SAP Hana Infrastructure Services" category.

9. February 2022 · Corporate News

CANCOM expands its commitment to regional reforestation project

Since October 2021, CANCOM and its partner DEUTIM have been implementing a reforestation project in Rotenburg an der Fulda. By establishing a sustainable mixed forest, climate-damaging CO2 is bound and local biodiversity is promoted. This commitment is part of CANCOM's Group-wide sustainability strategy, which aims to bring the company closer to CO2 neutrality, step by step.

8. February 2022 · Corporate News

CANCOM: Strong finish to the year – CANCOM ends 2021 with 31 percent EBIT growth

According to preliminary figures, the CANCOM Group achieved revenue growth of 11.3 percent and increased EBITDA by 21.7 percent in the financial year 2021. Accordingly, the company is expected to report consolidated revenue of EUR 1.31 billion (prior year: EUR 1.18 billion) and consolidated EBITDA of EUR 121.5 million (prior year: EUR 99.9 million) in the 2021 annual report. The EBITDA margin reached 9.3 percent (prior year: 8.5 percent). However, CANCOM achieved the greatest increase in consolidated EBIT. It amounted to EUR 77.5 million (prior year: EUR 59.3 million) and was thus 30.6 percent above the comparable figure for 2020.

28. January 2022 · Corporate News

CANCOM launches new website to mark 30th anniversary

Just in time for the 30th anniversary of CANCOM, the company website cancom.de has been launched with a fresh modern look. In the coming weeks and months, the website will be further developed and additional functions and features will be added.

27. January 2022 · Press Releases

CANCOM celebrates 30 years of company history

On 27 January 1992 CANCOM was founded by the students Klaus Weinmann, Stefan and Raymond Kober to expand their salaries while studying. Today, 30 years later, the company is one of the largest and most successful IT service providers in the DACH region and is one of the 90 most valuable listed companies in Germany. CANCOM remains on course for growth: with its corporate strategy for the coming years, the management is setting the course for further expanding the business and strengthening the footprint in the DACH market.

21. December 2021 · Awards, Press Releases

ISG Future of Work study: Workplace Services and Solutions from CANCOM enable secure mobile work in times of Corona

Companies are increasingly turning to the expertise of strong digitization partners when implementing new hybrid work models. Therefore, the market research company ISG has identified and positioned the most relevant IT service providers in the workplace services and solutions environment in its current study "Future of Work". As an established player in the market, CANCOM is one of the leading companies for "Workplace Strategy and Transformation Services" and the associated "Managed Digital Workplace Services". The case study of the medium-sized occupational safety provider BORNACK from near Heilbronn shows that such digital workplace concepts are business-critical for companies, for example to enable home offices in times of crisis.

7. November 2021 · Press Releases

Rüdiger Rath appointed member of the Executive Board and COO

The Supervisory Board of CANCOM SE has appointed Rüdiger Rath as a member of the Executive Board effective 1 October 2021. Rath will assume the function of Chief Operating Officer (COO) within the Executive Board. As of this date, the Executive Board of CANCOM SE thus consists of Rudolf Hotter (CEO), Thomas Stark (CFO) and Rüdiger Rath (COO).

27. October 2021 · Awards, Corporate News

CANCOM among „Germany’s best vocational trainers” for the fourth year in a row

Young talents at CANCOM benefit from excellent up-to-date training programs. In the survey "Germany's best trainers 2021" by Capital and Ausbildung.de, the IT service provider once again emerged as a top vocational trainer. This award is in line with the many positive results of recent years and underlines the high quality and innovativeness of CANCOM's training program.

13. August 2021 · Awards, Corporate News

CANCOM among the leading providers of cybersecurity solutions & services in ISG market comparison

The market research company ISG has once again identified the most important cybersecurity solutions and service providers. Also in this year’s study the IT service provider CANCOM occupies top positions. With the awards as one of the leading providers of technical and managed security services, the IT company is reaping the rewards of the dynamic expansion of its cybersecurity as a service portfolio. The ISG experts praise in particular the tailored end-to-end security solutions with which CANCOM is able to serve both medium-sized and large companies.

12. July 2021 · Awards, Corporate News

ISG ranking: CANCOM holds top market positions in the sector of Managed Cloud Data Center Services & Solutions

CANCOM is once again one of the leading managed services and hosting providers in the sector of private and hybrid cloud data center. This is the result of the current Provider LensTM study by market research institute ISG. According to ISG analysts, the IT service provider CANCOM stands out in the midmarket segment primarily due to the continuous development of its XaaS portfolio and its range of cloud services. While other managed hosting providers are increasingly outsourcing their own assets, CANCOM also scores with its own high-security data centers in Germany.

16. April 2021 · Corporate News, Partner Awards, Partner News

CANCOM and Google to drive digital solutions for productive and collaborative teamwork

CANCOM is entering into a new partnership with Google, with which the US technology company is expanding its channel presence for Chrome OS in the DACH region. This makes CANCOM a member of a small circle of exclusive partners in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. CANCOM will not only offer Chrome OS-based devices and the associated management licenses, but also the Google applications as well as the operation of the solutions - especially in the education and enterprise sectors.

14. April 2021 · Corporate News, Partner News

CANCOM and WMC enter into partnership for information security and data protection with QSEC®

CANCOM has gained a new partner for information security and data protection in WMC, one of the leading providers of information security systems. Thanks to the cooperation, companies can obtain WMC's GRC, ISMS and data protection software QSEC® directly from CANCOM. In addition, CANCOM advises on implementing the solution in the IT environment.

29. March 2021 · Awards, Corporate News

Study: CANCOM offers one of the best apprenticeship programs in Germany

Anyone who starts a vocational training program or a dual study program at CANCOM creates the best conditions for individual development and a promising future in the IT industry. This is once again confirmed by the study " Deutschlands beste Ausbildungsbetriebe 2021", which was commissioned by Focus Money and Deutschland Test and carried out by the IMWF Institute for Management and Economic Research. For the third time in a row, CANCOM was ranked among Germany's best companies.

19. March 2021 · Awards, Corporate News

CANCOM leading the market in healthcare digital services

CANCOM achieves a top ranking in the Healthcare Digital Services sector in a recent study by market research company ISG. According to a market comparison, CANCOM is the leader in Provider Digital Transformation Services and Payer Digital Transformation Services in its competitive environment. ISG particularly highlights the expertise in the healthcare sector, the seamless spectrum of platforms for digitalization, and the available range of managed services.

6. March 2021 · Press Releases

CANCOM secures attractive framework agreement with EU institution eu-LISA

Already in the first weeks of the year, the CANCOM Group was able to win a major project in the Public Solutions business unit, further accelerating its international growth in the public sector. The client is the EU institution eu-LISA with a major project worth a total of around 440 million euros and a maximum term of six years.

4. March 2021 · Corporate News, Partner Awards

CANCOM is Trend Micro’s „Best Partner 2020“

As part of Trend Micro's Channel Kick-Off 2021, CANCOM was honored as "Best Partner 2020" on March 2, 2020. This award is based on the excellent cooperation in the area of IT security, especially in the development of managed services, as well as on last year's successes in the area of public services.

17. February 2021 · Corporate News

Get started right away with CANCOM SD-WAN as a service without upfront investment

4. February 2021 · Corporate News

CANCOM with record results in the fourth quarter of 2020

According to preliminary figures, the CANCOM Group generated consolidated revenues of around EUR 1.69 billion in the 2020 financial year. This represents a year-on-year improvement of 9.3 percent (previous year: EUR 1.55 billion). EBITDA exceeds the updated forecast of 27 October 2020 and is expected to be EUR 123.1 million, up 3.2 percent on the previous year (previous year: EUR 119.3 million). The EBITDA margin was 7.3 percent.

29. January 2021 · Awards, Corporate News

ISG places CANCOM in top positions in numerous categories in a market comparison

CANCOM sealed several top rankings at this year's ISG Provider Lens awards ceremony on January 27, 2021. The analyst firm ISG rated CANCOM as a "leader" in 15 categories in its competitive environment. These awards underline CANCOM's claim to be a Leading Digital Transformation Partner.

8. January 2020 · Corporate News

CEO leaves CANCOM prematurely as of 31 January 2020

Mr. Thomas Volk has today reached an agreement with the Supervisory Board to leave the CANCOM Group prematurely as of 31 January 2020 due to differing opinions on the future strategic development of the company.

10. December 2019 · Press Releases

Dutch ICT service provider Detron to become CANCOM Software Group’s new AHP partner

The CANCOM Software Group has gained another partner for its orchestration platform AHP within a very short period of time. Detron ICT Group, a company with four offices in the Netherlands, will take charge of reselling, implementing and operating AHP in the Dutch market. With AHP as its IT management platform, Detron is able to manage (hybrid) IT infrastructures of its customers in a more efficient way.

21. November 2019 · Awards, Press Releases

Awards and market comparisons underscore CANCOM’s position as a top provider in the European cloud services market

At this year's gala event of the global technology market analysis company Canalys, the Canalys Channels Forum in Barcelona, CANCOM received the highest category award as "EMEA Candefero Channel Partner of the Year". Canalys recognized CANCOM's competence in the areas of strategy, innovation and financial performance. The "Canalys Partner of the Year Awards" are presented to channel partners for sustainable growth and outstanding performance in certain categories, such as "Innovation and Transformation" or "Cloud Computing".

15. November 2019 · Press Releases

CANCOM Software Group acquires first partner for AHP IT management platform

As previously announced for the second half of 2019, the CANCOM Software Group has secured the first partner for its AHP orchestration platform. The company ExactlyIT will drive sales in North America and offer accompanying services.

13. November 2019 · Press Releases

CANCOM opens new location in Košice, Slovakia

CANCOM, the hybrid IT integrator and service provider, opened its first location in Košice, Slovakia, on November 12, 2019. With this new presence, the CANCOM Group is pushing ahead with internationalization and investing particularly in Managed Services. Around 150 IT specialists will be employed at the modern location in the Aupark Business Center by the end of 2020.

14. October 2019 · Press Releases

CANCOM: Acquisition of Novosco strengthens managed services business and international presence

On October 14, 2019, representatives of the CANCOM Group and Novosco Group Limited signed a purchase agreement for the acquisition of the Novosco Group by CANCOM. Novosco Group is an IT service provider based in Belfast, United Kingdom, with offices in Dublin, Republic of Ireland and Manchester, United Kingdom. The company mainly supports its customers with managed services and cloud-based services, as well as providing IT consulting and support.

16. September 2019 · Corporate News

CANCOM celebrates 20th anniversary on the stock exchange

On September 16, 1999, CANCOM began a new chapter in its still young 7-year corporate history with its IPO. Today, CANCOM looks back on its successful 20-year performance on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. In addition to the TecDAX, CANCOM made the leap into the MDAX in August 2019, almost exactly 20 years after the initial listing on September 16, 1999.

27. August 2019 · Press Releases

CANCOM SE listed in MDAX and TecDAX for the first time

Deutsche Börse (German Stock Exchange) announced on August 26 that CANCOM SE will be elevated to the MDAX stock index on August 29. This sets another milestone in more than 25 years of company history. It puts the provider of Hybrid IT infrastructure and Managed Services as one of the 90 most valuable listed companies in Germany. In addition to the TecDAX, CANCOM is now also listed in the MDAX of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange for the first time.

5. December 2018 · Awards, Press Releases

CANCOM has established itself as one if the leading managed Hybrid Cloud Providers on the market

Munich - In the recently published Crisp Vendor Universe 2018 - a comprehensive analysis of the B2B market for Cloud vendors and service providers - CANCOM is once again rated as one of the leading providers in the Managed Hybrid Cloud segment. This allows CANCOM to confirm its position as an accelerator, and belongs in 2018 to the providers that stand out as the most important contacts in in their respective market environments.

5. December 2018 · Awards, Press Releases

CANCOM Pironet:CANCOM Pironet: Winner of the “Digital Youngsters Award 2018” is the CANCOM trainee team from Cologne Winner of the “Digital Youngsters Award 2018” is the CANCOM trainee team from Cologne

VR goggles, robots, learning environments reminiscent of computer games - at the finals of the national "Digital Youngsters" competition initiated by WorldSkills Germany, seven trainee teams showed how they envision the training and work of tomorrow. In contrast to the plans of many companies to use digitization to make production more cost-efficient and increase profits, young people tend to see people and their work-life balance at the center of the working world of the future.

28. November 2018 · Partner News, Press Releases

Out-of-the-box: Software Defined Workspace by CANCOM

Madrid/Munich – At HPE Discover 2018, CANCOM will present its Software Defined Workspace on the Basis of the CANCOM AHP Enterprise Cloud which encompasses a complete HPE Synergy integration.

15. November 2018 · Awards, Press Releases

CANCOM: IT analyst ISG sees CANCOM as market leader for Managed Public Cloud Services and Public Cloud Transformation for German SMEs

A new study by IT market analysts from ISG Research has been published today. The study examines the performance of IT companies within the German market in several categories, which together form the Cloud Transformation/Operation Services & XaaS market segment. CANCOM was evaluated in three categories and was rated market leader in two categories: Managed Public Cloud Services for Midmarket and Public Cloud Transformation for Midmarket. In the IaaS - Enterprise Cloud for Midmarket category, ISG awarded a second best vendor rating.

28. August 2018 · Press Releases

CANCOM Pironet as the first German multi-cloud provider from the SME sector to be certified in accordance with the BSI’s C5 test catalog

One of the most demanding testing standards for information security and compliance is the C5 test catalog (C5 stands for Cloud Computing Compliance Controls Catalogue) of the German Federal Office for Information Security, or BSI for short. These C5 requirements were specifically geared to cloud providers by the BSI experts. CANCOM Pironet has now become the first German multi-cloud provider from the SME sector to be successfully certified according to the BSI's C5 requirements (Type 1 testing). The certificate was issued by auditors from Ebner Stolz following an intensive review of all relevant processes and internal regulations at CANCOM Pironet. Ebner Stolz is one of the largest independent medium-sized auditing and consulting firms in Germany and is one of the top ten in the industry.

9. August 2018 · Press Releases

CANCOM creates substantial UK hub and intensifies its internationalization

Munich, Germany, 9 August 2018 – Today CANCOM signed a contract to acquire the parent company of UK IT solutions provider OCSL. In joining forces with OCSL, CANCOM takes another determined move towards a substantial UK market presence and the international growth of its business. In spring 2018, CANCOM acquired the UK-based UCC and Managed Services provider Ocean Intelligent Communications, now renamed as CANCOM Collaboration and Communication.

25. July 2018 · Corporate News

CANCOM Pironet: Rich growth of 25 percent expected: Small SMEs discover ERP from the cloud / ICT budget benchmark

Cloud applications are not only found in large companies, small and medium-sized enterprises are now also turning to the cloud. The results from the ICT budget benchmark by techconsult and CANCOM Pironet show that the increased acceptance does not stop at ERP from the cloud. According to eAnalyzer, techconsult's online database for ICT spending, expenditure on cloud ERP will increase by around 12 percent annually by the end of 2019.

18. April 2018 · Corporate News

CANCOM Pironet: ICT budget benchmark: Digital working world demands powerful collaboration and communication tools

5.2 billion euros will be spent by German companies this year on software as a service, a large proportion of which will be spent on communication and collaboration tools. This is shown by the results of the ICT budget benchmark compiled on the basis of the eAnalyzer 2018 by techconsult and CANCOM Pironet. So far, over 3,535 people have accessed the benchmark, and 1,833 have completed it in full, comparing the size of their ICT budget with that of other companies in the same industry and of the same size.

27. March 2018 · Partner News, Press Releases

IT Security at the Highest Level with Cyber Defense Services from CANCOM

Munich - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, companies' IT environments must be monitored and ready to defend themselves in an emergency. In addition, there are increased compliance requirements due to the EU's Basic Data Protection Regulation and the IT Security Act for Critical Infrastructures. The basic requirements for modern IT security alone are hardly affordable with internal resources, especially for medium-sized companies. CANCOM therefore now offers IT security with maximum scope and availability from its new Security Operations Center (SOC) as a custom-fit service: SOC-as-a-Service.

31. January 2018 · Corporate News

CANCOM Pironet: ICT benchmark: software investments push the ICT market in 2018

In 2018, growth in the ICT market will be driven primarily by investments in software solutions and security products. This is shown from the results of the ICT benchmark created by techconsult and CANCOM Pironet on the basis of the eAnalyzer 2018. So far, more than 3,450 people have called up the benchmark, and 1,800 have completed it, comparing the size of their ICT budget with that of other companies in the same industry and of the same size.

6. November 2017 · Awards, Corporate News

Crisp Research ranks CANCOM as one of Germany’s top providers of “managed public & hybrid cloud” services

n the Crisp Vendor Universe 2017 report – a comprehensive analysis of the local B2B market for providers of cloud-related services – CANCOM is rated as one of Germany’s leading service providers. In the “Managed Public & Hybrid Cloud Provider” segment, the analysts categorise CANCOM as an “accelerator”. They use this term to refer to providers which currently have within their portfolio the best solutions and services within the corresponding market segment.

1. September 2017 · Corporate News

CANCOM wins European Commission tender

Framework contract encompasses delivery of HPE server systems and services totaling up to 100 million euros in volume.

11. August 2017 · Awards, Press Releases

ISG bescheinigt CANCOM eindeutige Stärken bei Cloud Transformation und Operation Services

In its comprehensive analysis of the German market for cloud computing services (aaS) in the area of B2B, ISG has once again rated CANCOM Group as one of the leading providers – both with respect to competitive strength and to portfolio attractiveness. Since 2010, CANCOM has been rated a leader by the annual Experton Group Cloud Vendor Benchmark, which has been renamed the ISG Provider Lens Germany 2017 – Cloud Transformation/Operation Services & XaaS.

26. June 2017 · Awards, Press Releases

CANCOM: Six awards for Digital Workspace Services & Solutions

Munich, June 27, 2017 – The ISG, one of the leading independent ICT research, advisory, and consulting firms for mid-sized and large businesses, has presented six awards to CANCOM Group’s Digital Workspace Portfolio.

8. June 2017 · Awards, Press Releases

CANCOM among the leaders for Digital Transformation Services and Solutions in German

Munich, June 7, 2017 – The Experton Group/ISG, one of the leading independent ICT research, advisory, and consulting firms for mid-sized and large companies, classifies CANCOM as “leading” in Digital Transformation Services and Solutions for mid-sized companies – with respect both to competitive strength and to portfolio attractiveness.

14. February 2017 · Awards, Press Releases

CANCOM honored with four Security Leader awards

The analysts at Experton Group have named the TecDAX-listed company CANCOM a security leader in four categories of the "Security Vendor Benchmark 2017". The Experton Group particularly highlighted the IT group's broad cloud transformation portfolio and comprehensive security solutions: with consulting and the integration of well-known security products, the offering is all-encompassing.

Key Facts about CANCOM
1992

Foundation

Munich

Headquarter

60+

Locations

4,000

Employees

As a Digital Transformation Partner, CANCOM accompanies companies into the digital future. The IT solutions offered by the CANCOM Group include consulting, implementation, services, and the operation of IT systems. Customers benefit from CANCOM's extensive expertise and a holistic and innovative portfolio that covers all the IT requirements companies need for a successful digital transformation.