Leeds-based cloud computing expert virtualDCS has expanded its technical support team following a series of new business wins.

Ross Devine, 31, and twenty-six-year-old Matt Livesey have both joined the company from recruitment business The Interim Register where they previously held the respective positions of head of IT and technical support engineer.

Yorkshire IT support engineersTheir appointments follow a period of growth for virtualDCS which has seen it win new clients in the legal, financial, energy and recruitment sectors.

Commenting on the new hires, virtualDCS director Richard May said: “Demand for our cloud hosting and disaster recovery services is increasing dramatically as more businesses become aware of the ease of using the technology and the benefits it brings in terms of reduced costs and enhanced IT availability.

“We have gained some significant new business wins over the past three months, and recruiting people of the calibre of Matt and Ross enables us to provide our clients with outstanding levels of customer care whilst we continue to expand.”

virtualDCS was established in 2008 by Richard May, John Murray and Dan Nichols. Previously, architects of the hosting services business for a FTSE-listed IT services provider, they formed virtualDCS to give clarity to cloud computing by confidently delivering robust services underpinned by outstanding levels of client care.