Milestones in iland history.

Today iland is an industry-recognized leader in cloud infrastructure and data protection with team members across four continents and a dozen time zones. Take a look at key milestones along our 25 year journey.

  • 2022

  • 11:11 Systems acquires iland.

  • 11:11 Systems, a managed infrastructure solutions provider, announced the completion of the acquisition of iland.

  • 2021

  • Our newest partnership.

    iland and Cohesity form strategic alliance to offer comprehensive data protection solutions, including iland Advanced Backup for Secure Cloud and iland Secure Cloud Object Storage.

  • Industry recognition.

    iland is awarded the Zerto Cloud Partner of the Year Award. This is the fourth time iland has been honored with this title, having won the award in 2016, 2017, 2019, and 2020.

  • iland Named Veeam Impact Cloud & Service Provider Partner of the Year. This is the fifth time, and fourth consecutive year, iland has been honored with this title, having also won the award in 2015, 2017, 2018, and 2019.

  • For the fourth year in a row, the iland Partner Program proved to be among the premier cloud technology suppliers in the IT channel, winning a 5-Star Rating in the 2021 CRN® Partner Program Guide.

iland has won numerous awards including the Veeam innovation award for 2018, 2019 and 2020; as well as the Veeam Impact Partner of the Year award for 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2019. iland was also chosen in 2018 for the Best of VMworld Gold Award and achieved VMware Cloud verified status in 2019.

  • 2020

  • iland steadily grows through 2020.

    iland is a Platinum CSP Partner with Veeam, and the largest global Veeam partner.

    iland is proud to be honored three years in a row with the Veeam Innovation Award.

  • 2019

  • iland strengthens offerings and expands cloud footprint.

    iland is recognized four years in a row by industry analyst Gartner as a Magic Quadrant “Leader” in the category of Disaster Recover as a Service.

    iland achieved VMware Cloud verified status in 2019.

    iland opens new Canadian datacenter in Toronto.

  • 2018

  • iland opens Melbourne datacenter.

    iland was awarded Best of VMworld for Virtualization and Cloud Infrastructure Platform for Lab Engine.

    iland opens Melbourne datacenter.

  • 2017

  • iland continues strategic global expansion.

    iland is recognized by industry analyst Forrester as a “Leader” four years in a row in the DRaaS category.

    iland opens Sydney datacenter.

    iland opens Amsterdam datacenter.

  • 2013

  • iland begins strategic relationship with Zerto.

    iland partners with Zerto.

  • 2012

  • Growing industry recognition.

    iland wins VMware’s Global Service Provider Partner of the Year.

    iland wins VMware’s Service Provider Partner of the Year for the Americas.

    iland wins VMware’s Partner Network Award of the Year for the Americas three years in a row.

  • 2011

  • iland continues to build momentum.

    iland wins VMware’s Service Provider Partner of the Year for the Americas.

    iland continues global expansion with implementation of VMware vCloud Director 1.5.

    iland Continuity Cloud to Support VMware vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager 5.

    iland named “Leader” in analyst firm’s Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure as a Service.

    iland is the first VMware Site Recovery Manager 5 service provider to market with VMware Disaster Recovery to the Cloud.

    iland & Acronis expand global reach with launch of the UK’s first self-service disaster recovery solutions built on VMware’s vCloud Director.

  • 2010

  • iland becomes early leader in cloud IaaS services.

    iland expands Hybrid Cloud and IaaS Services with Telx.

    iland joins VMware Advisory Council.

    iland joins VMware Technical Advisory Board.

  • 2009

  • iland offers VMware-based cloud services in U.S. and UK.

    iland joins VMware service provider program.

    iland opens datacenter in London.

    iland opens Boston, MA datacenter.

    iland demonstrates real-time transatlantic data replication at VMworld in San Francisco.

  • 2008

  • iland adds global high-availability hosted VMware solutions to datacenters.

    iland opens Reston, VA datacenter

    iland opens Los Angeles, CA datacenter

    iland signs with Telx for datacenter suite in Dallas

By the late 1990s, iland was partnering with Level3 Communications to create a proprietary footprint within Level3 facilities, and began offering colocation infrastructure in their corporate headquarters as well as secure telco-class datacenters.

  • 1994

  • In the beginning ...

    iland is founded in 1994 as a web hosting provider.