October 11, 2007 (HOSTSEARCH.COM) Web hosting provider UK-2 Group has acquired the customers of US hosting provider Stargate Holdings Corporation, it was announced yesterday. The deal means UK2 acquires Stargates domain, shared hosting and reseller clients following the companys decision to focus exclusively on data center, colocation and dedicated hosting services. The customers will be absorbed by UK2s US2.net and Resell.biz. brands.
The acquisition of the domain, shared hosting and reseller customers from Stargate is a big step for us, explained Ditlev Bredahl, CEO of UK-2 Group. Not only does it significantly grow our business and market share, but expansion into the US hosting market allows us to become a truly global organization, and will play a key role in UK-2 Groups ongoing growth strategy.
Stargate (http://www.stargate.com) has been in operation for 12 years offering colocation and data center solutions to customers that range from small companies to global Fortune 500 companies. UK-2 Group recently underwent a large restructure in readiness for customer growth plans and challenging the bigger hosting brands.