Vision and Inception

Emantra was founded in 2005. Our vision from the outset is to deliver smarter business outcomes using internet technologies.

2006 Microsoft Gold Partner

Emantra rises to prominence as a trusted national hosting provider and is awarded Microsoft Gold Partner status.

2008 Deloitte Fast 50 Winner


Emantra is awarded first place in the Australian edition of the Deloitte Fast 50 program as the fastest growing Australian technology entrant over the last three years.


2009 Polaris Data Centre


Emantra becomes an anchor tenant in the Polaris Data Centre in Queensland upon its opening in January 2009. Polaris is a Tier III+ facility jointly developed by the Queensland Government and private enterprise.  Emantra has since expanded its Australian network to premium data centres in the ACT and NSW.

2010 Microsoft Hosting Solution Partner of the Year


Emantra wins its second Microsoft Partner of the Year Award. It is selected as a world-wide Case Study Partner for Microsoft’s launch of its new Systems Centre and Hyper-V virtualisation technologies.

2011 Australian Government Cloud

Australian Government

Emantra opens its Canberra office and commences hosting operations for the Australian Government from its dedicated infrastructure within the premier data centre in the ACT.

2012 Gateways certified to PROTECTED level


The Emantra-owned gateways in Polaris and Canberra are certified by the Australian Signals Directorate to PROTECTED level. Emantra is one of only a handful of Australian service providers to have achieved this standard of security accreditation.

2013 New partnerships


Emantra invests in new skills and partnerships with VMWare, Amazon Web Services, F5, Veeam and Trend Micro to further broaden its enterprise capabilities.

2014 Government Panel listings


Emantra adds to its service catalogs on state and federal government procurement panels as they mature to embrace Private Hosting and Hybrid services.



2015 Emantra turns 10!

Ten Years

Emantra celebrates ten years of constant growth with thanks to its loyal customers and terrific staff and suppliers.


2016 New Data Centre


Emantra signs up as an anchor tenant of the new CDC Fyshwick data centre in the ACT.  Emantra's infrastructure and services in this new premier facility sit behind ASD Certified PROTECTED level secure internet gateways and the whole installation is interconnected to Emantra's other data centres in Australia via private redundant networks.

2017 Australian Government services expand


Emantra refreshes its service catalog listings on the Dept of Finance Cloud Services Panel and the DTA Marketplace, and provides dedicated hosting services for a major multi-department classified document security system.

2018 AWS Accreditations Added


Emantra has lifted its investment in the AWS training and certification process.  We are expanding the areas in which we seek to achieve Professional level accreditation to bring them in line with our private hosting competencies.