T-Systems and its partner Cisco create the largest global cloud network

T-Systems and Cisco have been partners in providing high-performing ICT infrastructures for years. Their collaboration on creating Intercloud at Germany’s most modern data center represents a significant milestone that further strengthens the collaboration between the two experts.
Cisco is one of the world’s leading providers of online network solutions and develops latest generation IP-based technologies. As a Cisco Gold and multinational partner, T-Systems starts with the manufacturer’s hardware products and adds its own, extensive experience with global network infrastructures and systems integration. The resulting service offer includes unified communication & collaboration, (managed) virtual private networks (VPN), hosting services, in-house services, ICT security services and application performance management. T-Systems and Cisco are also involved in development partnerships in areas such as telepresence and corporate video.
If you want a strong foothold in the European market you need to be strong in Germany. We will help Cisco to implement its cloud strategy in Germany and the rest of Europe.
Reinhard Clemens, Member of the Deutsche Telekom AG Board of Management and CEO of

Cisco partner for secure cloud services for Europe

T-Systems and Cisco have taken their cloud computing partnership to the next level with their Intercloud collaboration. T-Systems is helping create the world’s largest cloud network as a founding partner. Companies can use Intercloud to expand their private cloud to a public cloud and move applications between the private and public cloud regardless of the service provider. Engineers from both experts are setting up the cloud network for Germany and Europe at T-Systems’ redundant twin data centers in Biere/Magdeburg, guaranteeing a security architecture that complies with the highest standards. The hybrid cloud service will already be available this year via the highly secure cloud platform operated by Cisco partner T-Systems - the only European provider of the service on the market.

Certified experts for top service

T-Systems employs more than 6,000 certified Cisco experts worldwide who provide the best service possible. The T-Systems staff includes 1,200 professionals with special qualifications, e.g., 125 Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIE). In addition to being specialized in numerous areas such as collaboration, security and telepresence, T-Systems Cloud Managed Services and Master Managed Services is a Cisco partner and was named Cisco Cloud Partner of the Year in 2013.

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Your benefits from our partnership with Cisco

  • Twice the connection expertise:
    Next-generation IP and VPN technology by Cisco combined with’ network infrastructure and systems integration expertise.
  • Developments for the future:
    These new developments bring network technology and cloud services to a new level in areas such as corporate video and Intercloud.
  • Agility and security:
    With hybrid cloud services from ’ state-of-the-art data centers, large companies as well as SMEs benefit from more flexibility and the highest security standards.
  • Working for you globally:
    More than 6,000 certified Cisco experts work for worldwide, 4,000 of which are located in Germany.