Storagepipe Acquires Ottawa’s Leading MSP GridWay

TORONTO, ON – February 26, 2019 – Storagepipe Solutions Inc., the leading Canadian company in backup and disaster recovery services, is pleased to announce its acquisition of GridWay Computing Corporation, Ottawa’s top IT Managed Services Provider (MSP) for small and medium businesses and organizations.

“I am very excited to welcome the GridWay team to the Storagepipe family,” said Steven Rodin, President and CEO of Storagepipe. “Adding to Storagepipe’s offerings, GridWay’s extensive cloud computing and managed services expertise will further expand our cloud services across North America and Europe.”

GridWay will remain an independent and wholly owned subsidiary of Storagepipe. It will continue to focus on delivering exceptional managed IT solutions, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), backup and recovery, Office 365, colocation through their state-of-the-art data centre, and other managed cloud services to the greater National Capital Region.

“The future is bright for both GridWay and Storagepipe. With our combined expertise and infrastructure, we will be able to deliver significant value to our clients,” continued Rodin. “I am also very happy to announce that the founders of GridWay, Greg Lean and Chris Kramer, will continue to lead GridWay and the managed services team.”

“Joining the Storagepipe family is a win for both GridWay and our customers,” said Greg Lean, Managing Director of GridWay. “We will remain independent and continue to deliver our high quality and customer focused managed services. With additional resources, we now have more opportunity to innovate with our solutions and grow our footprint within the Ottawa market. We are also excited to support and accelerate Storagepipe’s international expansion.”

Since its inception in 2001, Storagepipe has been expanding rapidly to serve customers with an industry leading portfolio of Backup as a Service (BaaS), Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS), private cloud solutions, archiving and networking services. Storagepipe was also the first Veeam Platinum Cloud Service Provider in Canada and is a recognized leader in Veeam Cloud Connect and DRaaS services. “At Storagepipe we care deeply about protecting our clients’ data and delivering the best technology and user experience possible,” emphasized Rodin. “The acquisition of GridWay will enhance our leadership position by providing a full suite of managed cloud services to our clients.”

About Storagepipe Solutions Inc.

Storagepipe is a trusted global provider of secure and comprehensive cloud and data protection services. Since 2001, Storagepipe has delivered highly flexible and responsive multi-industry solutions to seamlessly protect virtualized, cloud and physical systems. Today, Storagepipe provides this broad range of robust cloud services from a scalable multi-tenant infrastructure to customers and partners throughout North America and Europe. To learn more about the Storagepipe experience, visit www.storagepipe.com.

About GridWay Computing Corporation

For over 15 years, GridWay has been offering cloud computing and managed services to hundreds of clients in the greater National Capital Region. In addition to our state-of-the-art data centre located at our headquarters in Kanata, we offer a wide range of managed IT cloud services, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Office 365, colocation, hosted virtual servers and other managed cloud IT services including our very popular Total Protection Program. For more information, visit www.gridway.net.

For more information:

Steven Rodin, CEO
Storagepipe Solutions Inc.
pr@storagepipe.com
647-727-4901