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Reading data centre provider, Amito, acquires Luminet colocation customer base

Published 26th February 2021

February 2021: Amito Limited has acquired a significant colocation customer base from leading wireless microwave and fibre connectivity provider, Luminet.  London based Luminet took the decision earlier this year to focus on their connectivity solutions and as result terminated their presence at their London data centre.

Based in Reading, Amito own and operate an award winning Tier3+ data centre renowned for it’s innovative operations management, and industry leading support teams.

Ed Butler, CEO, Amito comments, “We are delighted to have successfully completed this acquisition with Luminet.  Despite the challenges of the last year we have maintained strong growth in the market and this acquisition is a really positive step for our business development strategy.  Luminet are also the latest carrier to have a point of presence (PoP) at our Reading datacentre which is great news for our customers.”

Sasha Williamson, CEO, Luminet explains, “We always want the absolute best service for our customers, so we took the time to find a best of breed partner to take on our colocation clients.  We believe we have found in Amito a highly experienced team who can offer a deeper level of expertise in colocation solutions and share our vision for excellence. This is a great move for our customers and a great solution for both Luminet and Amito.”

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About Amito:  Amito own and operate the largest, most efficient and secure data centre in Reading. Delivering high quality, colocation services through a network of 20 facilities across the UK. This vast reach enables them to provide great value, flexible colocation with high connectivity into the key London ecosystems.

About Luminet: Luminet delivers high-speed, failsafe connectivity direct to customers and through channel partners via their unique wireless network, fibre services, and multi-tenant internet. Founded in 2005, Luminet was one of the first to offer commercial wireless broadband solutions to businesses, and has grown its London client base to over 1,000 businesses.