Host.net announced a new partnership with CLAdirect, which increased its footprint across Latin America and the Caribbean. CLAdirect is a technology solutions provider with regional presence Host.netspanning more than 11 countries across the Americas. The two companies can now leverage each other’s capabilities and expertise, bringing Latin American and North American markets closer.

As a multinational provider of cloud, managed infrastructure and network services, Host.net is now able to utilize the comprehensive technical staff at CLAdirect to further address the IT needs of clients. Another aspect of this partnership, allows CLAdirect to leverage Host.net’s cloud and colocation services to elevate its solution portfolio to its customers and technology providers.

“We have been focused on growing our business into Latin America and are excited because CLAdirect is the perfect partner to accomplish this initiative based on the strong relationships they have developed,” states Jason Katz, CEO of Host.net. “Latin American companies are eager to adopt U.S.-based solutions and our expertise, combined with CLAdirect’s knowledge and customer base will give them the opportunity to take advantage of our combined resources while utilizing our innovative and customized network connectivity solutions.”

“Our collaboration with Host.net is a key element to our overall success and strategy moving forward,” says Alberto Gross, CEO for CLAdirect. “We have an incredibly aggressive growth plan for the next several years, and Host.net is integral to us accomplishing our goals. As we leverage this partnership, we anticipate a substantial response from customers across all verticals, including hospitality, finance, education and healthcare.”

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