SOURCE: QTS

QTS

July 15, 2010 08:55 ET

Akshay Chooses QTS for Miami Data Center Services

New Facility Offers Industry-Leading Service and Support for Greater ROI

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - July 15, 2010) - Key Highlights:

  • Akshay Software International, Inc. relocates infrastructure to QTS' Miami data center.
  • QTS offers greater bandwidth, power, security and redundancy to improve overall value.
  • Deal deepens strategic relationship between QTS and one of the largest SWIFT service bureaus and regional partners.

QTS (Quality Technology Services), one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing providers of data center facilities and managed services, today announced that it has been chosen by Akshay Software International, Inc., a leading, global SWIFT Service Bureau and SWIFT Regional Partner, to provide colocation services in the company's Miami data center. The move to QTS Miami offers Akshay improved bandwidth, more power, and greater built-in redundancy to support its growing business and deliver requisite reliability. Akshay, a long-standing QTS customer, also gains continuity of professional services and support from the company's highly trained and certified technical staff.

"Our relationship with QTS and use of their high-quality data center services enhances Akshay's capabilities, and results in our being able to deliver greater satisfaction to our clients," said B.V. Venkat, Director of Akshay's U.S. operations. "We're also comforted by the many back-up measures, including priority arrangements with vendors to provide ample back-up fuel capacity in the event of an emergency. QTS takes appropriate measures to ensure the reliability and ultimate up-time of the data center."

QTS' Miami data center is south Florida's newest category-5, hurricane-rated, high-power-density data center facility, which was custom-built by QTS to meet the region's customer-specific requirements. The facility is outfitted with state-of-the-art high-capacity electrical, mechanical and network systems to support mission-critical applications in a secure, reliable environment. The company's trained technical staff includes facility and electrical maintenance engineers, data center operations experts, network architects and security officers committed to providing on-site 24x7x365 support; minimizing any service disruption and delivering the highest level of customer service available.

"We're pleased to expand our relationship with Akshay to deliver the high-quality facility and support that the company has come to expect from QTS," said Tesh Durvasula, Chief Marketing and Business Officer for QTS. "Akshay's choice confirms QTS' industry-leading capabilities and demonstrates the value that QTS can provide to businesses in financial services and beyond."

To learn more about QTS data center facilities, visit www.qualitytech.com or call 877.241.9725.

About Akshay Software International, Inc.
Akshay Software International, Inc., incorporated in 1993, is a SWIFT Regional Partner, SWIFTReady Services Provider, and SWIFT Service Bureau. Akshay can deliver the full range of SWIFT products, services and solutions, including implementation, maintenance, support, training, and outsourcing. Through proven performance, Akshay has earned a reputation for delivering and providing high-quality value-added SWIFT services. For more on Akshay, please contact bvv@akshay.com or visit www.akshay.com.

About QTS
QTS (Quality Technology Services) is a leading national provider of data center facilities and professionally managed IT, cloud computing and hosting services to enterprise businesses. With 12 locations in eight states, QTS owns, operates and manages more than 3.5 million square feet of secure, state-of-the-art data center infrastructure and provides mission-critical IT operations for performance and cost-efficiency. Global enterprises, financial companies, and services providers rely upon QTS's ITIL-certified services organization and expertise to manage their mission-critical IT infrastructures. QTS uniquely combines customized data center solutions, colocation and fully managed hosting solutions to over 700 customers in the United States. For more information about QTS, please visit www.qualitytech.com or call toll free 866.210.8238.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Karyn Price
    Bailiwick Company for QTS
    +1 609 397 4880 ext. 204
    kprice@bailiwickpr.com
    Twitter: @KarynSPrice