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“We decided in DARZ to scale our resources flexibly and to continue to grow. The collaboration definitely takes place at eye level and this results in friendly, partner-like dealings between the two companies. With this project, everything worked out perfectly from the beginning to the end without any friction losses, also in terms of coordination. For example, DARZ reacted quickly even to last-minute requests for changes such as different power connections during the moving phase.”

Gerd Schmidt, Head of IT-Management

“As a dynamically growing start-up Helpium benefits particular of the freedom of choice between the cloud providers of the DARZ solution. Thanks to the new product NetApp Private Storage as a Service, we can now draw on a unique shared hybrid cloud model that serves all requirements of security, flexibility and scalability.”

Holger Kärcher, Managing Director

“The housing for our data at DARZ is so effective that we no longer have to do any convincing with our customers’ or other data protectors’ IT managers. The quality of the services speaks for itself.”

Dr. Olaf Iseringhausen, Project and Supply Management at the West German Center for Applied Telemedicine (WZAT)

“We were particularly convinced by the exceptionally high availability and quality with which DARZ makes its IT services available. I have seen many data centers before, but for me DARZ is a unique project. Security, reliability, expertise and the flexibility of its personnel – this combination impresses not only me, but also my customers when I invite them to pay a visit to DARZ in Darmstadt.”

Ralf Bender, Owner

“As an internationally active media group, it is of the utmost importance that we build our IT infrastructure to be cost-efficient, scalable and secure. The unique combination of the private and the public cloud with the flexible selection of the best hyperscaler is the perfect backup and disaster recovery solution for us.”

Juri Vaisman, Director IT International at Koch Media

“Good, smooth communication forms the basis for a successful company. With DARZ, we are able to communicate with our customers and partners at any time via email or file transfer, thanks to 99.99% failure security. The cooperation with the consultants and the support of DARZ is very good; therefore we can definitely recommend this vendor.”

Jochen Bettgens, IT Manager at EVS Translations GmbH

“It is very important to us to be able to present our customers with a mobile, flexible and, above all, secure solution, and this was made possible by our cooperation with DARZ. The arrangements are uncomplicated and the company is always accessible. The 24/7 services DARZ offers besides the actual solution plus monitoring and reporting can also be used without any problems. In short, we can be sure that everything will run smoothly.”

Dierk Derscheid, Managing Director of FIDUS Informationssysteme GmbH and Data Protection Officer at FIDUS

“VMware is a leading provider of virtualization software. By working with DARZ and VMware, we can leverage both the advantages of data storage at DARZ and the benefits of the cloud. This enables us to achieve much higher scalability with our services, if necessary. We are therefore very flexible and our data is safe.”

Mustafa Azim, CEO of smartvie

“With the variety of market offers DARZ impressed not only with its modular product portfolio but also with the professional consulting approach. So we were able to achieve an optimal solution for us to be ready for future challenges and market developments.”

Harald Suender, CEO

“When a system runs as smoothly as it does in this case, all parties can concentrate on their core competencies and that is best for everyone. Our collaboration with DARZ went very well from the start. We have a direct contact and therefore very short response times and service paths, not just because we are located close to DARZ.”

Volker Holthaus, Founder and Manager

“With its unique data center in Darmstadt, DARZ represents a new and special type of reseller category that we didn’t have before in this form. Our standard resellers are usually only network operators. In addition, DARZ also strengthens our regional footprint.”

Melanie Kempf, Global Partner Manager at DE-CIX

“Our cooperation with DARZ has gone very smooth. The technology was provided in advance. We were able to arrive with our equipment and place our servers in our own charging station. Coordination of the installation was very good and to our full satisfaction.”

Jörg Marx, Head of IT at GÖRLITZ

“As a German IT service provider DARZ conforms to strict German data protection guidelines. The well configurable Next Generation Firewall including DARZ Hardening ensures maximum safety because it monitors the traffic reliably and blocks malicious software. In addition, the data centre and services are certified according to ISO27001. And with one-
hundred per cent availability of Internet connection secured by contractual penalties we are always online.”gesicherten hundertprozentigen Verfügbarkeit der Inter- netverbindung sind wir immer online.”

Andreas Zenger, Operations Manager

DARZ quality profile
Deutscher Rechenzentrumspreis 2015
Best in Cloud 2015
DARZ TÜV Rheinland
Ökostrom Entega
Initiative Mittelstand 2017
NetApp Backup aaS
NetApp Cloud Service Provider
vmware IaaS powered
TÜV Süd PCI DSS