Multi-year agreement will accelerate digital transformation and streamline processes for the world’s largest flexible workspace provider.
London, 6 December – Ensono, an expert technology adviser and managed service provider, announced a three-year extension of its partnership with IWG, the number one flexible workspace provider worldwide. The project is part of IWG’s strategy of investing in its technology offerings around performance, availability, and security and will simplify processes.
IWG, the multi-brand flexible workspace company with over 3,500 locations in 1,200 towns and cities in 127 countries worldwide, is a pioneer of the serviced office and co-working business model. Their portfolio of brands matches every kind of business, work style and price point with brands includingRegus, Spaces, HQ and Signature. IWG has millions of customers worldwide with each one requiring personalised digital services. This transformation ensures IWG are in the best place to facilitate those varied, crucial needs.
IWG has ambitious growth plans and is due to add 1,000 new locations to its global network over the next year or so. The partnership between the two companies, constant for the past 15 years, has been centred on the management of IWG’s business applications. With this new multi-year agreement, Ensono will migrate IWG’s business applications to a new cloud-based solution, providing agile services for customers wherever and whenever their businesses operate.
A key feature of this new agreement is Ensono Flex® which grants IWG the flexibility to move applications among different Ensono-managed cloud platforms at any point.[SC1]
Salvatore Cifali, Client Partner at Ensono, said, “Due to the complexity of IWG’s environment, being able to deliver this project is a fantastic achievement. By extending this partnership and undertaking such a significant digital transformation project, IWG is building a business for the future. As time goes on and digital infrastructures change, organisations must follow IWG’s example, fully utilising technology to align ambitious business goals with evolved digital strategy. The project, which has already begun, will create a technology infrastructure enabling IWG to successfully grow their business without constriction.”
Daniel Marion, CIO at IWG said, “We are excited to enter a new phase of our partnership with Ensono. Our digital strategy is at the heart of our business model and our offering to millions of customers worldwide”.
Ensono is an expert technology adviser and managed service provider. As a relentless ally, we specialise in helping enterprise clients transform their organisation, innovate new and disruptive technologies and optimise their IT operations to achieve better business outcomes. Our dedicated team works across hybrid environments with services that span consulting, mainframe and application modernisation, public cloud migration and cloud-native development. With certified experts in AWS, Azure and Google Cloud and recognised as Microsoft Datacenter Transformation Partner of the Year, Ensono has over 2,900 associates globally and is headquartered in greater Chicago.
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About IWG PLC
IWG is leading the workspace revolution. Our companies help millions of people and their businesses to work more productively. We do so by providing a choice of professional, inspiring and collaborative workspaces, communities and services.
Digitalization and new technologies are transforming the world of work. People want the personal productivity benefits of living and working how and where they want. Businesses want the financial and strategic benefits. Our customers are start-ups, small and medium-sized enterprises, and large multinationals. With unique business goals, people and aspirations. They want workspaces and communities to match their needs. They want choice.
Through our companies we provide that choice, and serve the whole world of work: Regus, Spaces, No18, Basepoint, Open Office and Signature. We create personal, financial, and strategic value for businesses of every size. From some of the most exciting companies and well-known organizations on the planet, to individuals and the next generation of industry leaders. All of them harness the power of flexible working to increase their productivity, efficiency, agility, and market proximity.