Gota Media goes to the cloud with Tieto

Gota Media has chosen to engage Tieto to provide the IT environment utilized for the operation of one of their most critical business systems. The entire IT environment is delivered as a private cloud service based on Tieto Cloud Server. The contract runs for three years with an option for additional two years.

- Tieto Cloud Server offers Gota Media flexibility and fast deployment capabilities in order to handle rapid changes on the market as well as meeting the important issue of always guaranteeing that Gota Media’s data is stored in Sweden, says Tord Johansson, CIO at Gota Media.

Tieto Cloud Server brings together the best features of the public and private cloud with superior simplicity and speed. The server capacity is managed by customer representatives with alterations taking effect instantly, thus matching various business needs.

 - We're delighted and proud to have been given this opportunity to work with Gota Media as it underlines our focus on the media industry in the Nordics. The fact that Gota Media has chosen to ‘go cloud’ with one of their most critical business systems signals a wish of being at the forefront of the rapid development within the industry. It also highlights Tieto Cloud Server as the optimal solution for such a journey, keeping flexibility, cost and security in mind”, says Mats Jadesköld, Vice President of Media Scandinavia at Tieto.

Cloud business is the fastest growing area in Tieto this year, and by 2020, around 80 percent of Managed Services is expected to derive from cloud. Tieto is the largest cloud service provider in the Nordic countries.

For further information, please contact:

Mats Jadesköld, Vice President of Media Scandinavia, Tieto Sweden
Tel. +46 (0)70 588 90 74, mats.jadeskold[at]

Tord Johansson, CIO, Gota Media
phone: +46 (0)33 700 09 31, tord.johansson[at]

 is the largest Nordic IT services company providing full life-cycle services for both the private and public sectors and product development services in the field of communications and embedded technologies. The company has global presence through its product development business and global delivery centers. Tieto is committed to developing enterprises and society through IT by realizing new opportunities in customers’ business transformation. At Tieto, we believe in professional development and results. Founded 1968, headquartered in Helsinki, Finland and with approximately 14 000 experts, the company operates in over 20 countries with net sales of approximately EUR 1.6 billion. Tieto’s shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX in Helsinki and Stockholm. Please visit for more information.

Gota Media is a Swedish newspaper cooperation, established in 2003, encompassing close to 20 brands. Gota Media is equally owned by the foundation Barometern in Kalmar and Tore G Wärenstams foundation in Borås. The ownership structure ensures the independence of the newspapers while assuring that the company's capital is used to ensure the newspaper publishing and development. Gota Media cherish the subscribed morning newspaper and sees it as it’s task to safeguard the editorial operation while adapting it to the channels and forms every time so require. Please visit for more information.


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Tieto aims to capture the significant opportunities of the data-driven world and turn them into lifelong value for people, business and society. We aim to be customers’ first choice for business renewal by combining our software and services capabilities with a strong drive for co-innovation and ecosystems. Headquartered in Finland, Tieto has over 13 000 experts in close to 20 countries. Tieto’s turnover is approximately EUR 1.5 billion and shares listed on NASDAQ in Helsinki and Stockholm.