ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL and ST. LOUIS, MO--(Marketwired - December 20, 2016) - Forsythe Hosting Solutions, a division of Forsythe Technology, and TierPoint, a leading provider of hybrid IT solutions including cloud, colocation and managed services, announced a new strategic partnership today. The partnership builds on the complementary products and services of both companies, offering clients a more robust portfolio of cloud, colocation and managed services delivered through a consultative approach designed to make it easier for customers to transition from in-house solutions to new customized IT infrastructure services.
"Increasingly, companies are looking for ways to operationalize their IT requirements versus having to buy, house and run IT hardware," said Michael Conley, executive vice president, Forsythe Hosting Solutions. "Our new strategic partnership with TierPoint enables us to provide an expanded set of offerings to our clients looking to deploy private, public or hybrid cloud solutions. It also enables us to deliver a broader array of managed services options."
"TierPoint and Forsythe have been partnering on the IT infrastructure side since 2007," said Bob Buchanan, TierPoint vice president, channel. "This expansion of our partnership takes us to a new strategic level, from sales to solutions, providing new ways to work together to solve the challenges of our mutual clients. When you combine Forsythe's strength in consulting, engineering, migration, business continuity and other data center-related services with TierPoint's expertise in delivering hybrid IT solutions and our national network of 39 data centers in 20 markets, you have a truly effective partnership with strong potential for growth."
About Forsythe Hosting Solutions
Forsythe Hosting Solutions helps organizations meet their needs for managed hosting, managed services, managed security services and hybrid cloud solutions. Through Forsythe Data Centers, our "Retail+®" facility, we provide secure, private, scalable, turnkey data center suites. We also provide a wide breadth of advisory and implementation services including data center and workload migration, data center strategy, hardware and software procurement and financing. Forsythe Hosting Solutions is a division of Forsythe Technology, Inc., a leading enterprise IT company, providing advisory services, security, hosting and technology solutions for Fortune 1000 organizations. Forsythe helps its clients optimize, modernize, and innovate their information technology to become increasingly agile, secure, digital businesses. Founded in 1971, Forsythe is privately held and 100-percent employee-owned, with nearly 1,000 employees in more than 40 locations, and more than $1 billion in annual revenues. Retail+® is a registered trademark of Forsythe Data Centers, Inc. in the U.S. www.forsythe.com.
TierPoint is a leading national provider of best-in-class IT infrastructure services that help clients improve agility, drive performance, and manage risk. TierPoint offers multi-tenant, private, and hybrid cloud solutions; disaster recovery, business continuity and other managed services; and colocation -- all backed by a commitment to superior customer service and highly-redundant, carrier-neutral data centers coast to coast.