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“Vienna calling!” – *um opens additional location in Austria’s capital


Continuously growing, we have enhanced our involvement in Austria and opened an independent location in Vienna. This allows us to locally fulfil the needs of our customers even better and be available to them as a full­-service solutions partner.

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Modest but powerful: 451 Research sees *um growing throughout Europe


Top analyst calls us “innovative and unique – a compelling alternative to international providers”

451 Research is one of the leading international IT market research and consulting firms. It provides end users, service providers and investors worldwide timely insight into market activity and...

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Still deeply inspired from the many before, Christmas time is around once more.
 // Thus occurs to think on beloved ones, create well and make best use of funds. // So a message resounds to all those


Dear clients, partners, and friends,

as an innovative company we do not have a lot of "traditions". The may most important one: At christmas we relinquish sending common presents and rather do something useful with our budget.

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Once again, *um shows backbone: A backbone upgrade increases the speed and security of our data centres


Thanks to the addition of new transit providers and a number of technical updates, the unbelievable machine is now faster than ever before, working with maximum bandwidth. That means a number of advantages for *um customers: faster signal transmission, improved local connection between our three...

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New: Our customer teams provide n*umber one, end-to-end service to our customers


You probably already know it, but we thought we’d say it one more time since people keep talking about the lack of service culture in Germany: We are service providers. And we love what we do. And we take our work seriously. Our customer teams are a new addition to our service culture. They...

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*um will again be part of the HP Advisory Board


We have been invited again this year to be a partner on the Hewlett Packard (HP) advisory board, which consists of top-class experts. The exclusive event, aimed specifically at CloudAgile partners, will be held from November 3 to 5. The "Power Users" among HP's partners will meet in Nice,...

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*um is a member of RETHINK big’s External Experts Team


On September 19 and 20, big data experts from around Europe met for a collaborative workshop organised by the EU project RETHINK big in Madrid. The two-day event provided an opportunity for the one hundred invited experts and project partners to discuss the most urgent research questions that...

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*um and MapR Technologies expand partnership


MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, and Unbelievable Machine (*um), the specialist in big data and data sciences, this week announced an expanded partnership agreement. Now an official MapR resale partner, Berlin-based *um will provide...

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*um renews its certification for secure online transactions


New PCI DSS certification for the comprehensive protection of customer credit card data

Safe is safe, and with us it stays safe. We have just had this verified once again by receiving the PCI DSS certificate for the highest security during Internet credit card transactions. That means we retain...

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*um expands its data centre capacity


A significant increase in demand calls for expansion in Berlin and Frankfurt

The ever-increasing demand for cloud computing and big data solutions as well as the exponential growth in data volumes have prompted us to expand our data centres in Berlin and Frankfurt in good time to meet our...

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