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FORTRUST Data Center Services

November 18, 2014 10:00 ET

FORTRUST's Data Module Demand Takes Off, Technology Exclusively Available in Denver

FORTRUST Installs Next-Generation Data Modules to Fulfill Growing Demand

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Nov 18, 2014) - Technology is ever-changing, and that's especially true when it comes to data centers with the increasing demands from cloud computing and big data. FORTRUST in Denver, Colorado announces the addition of 1.6 MW of data module capacity. Data Modules are a next-generation, software-defined modular data center infrastructure that has revolutionized the data center industry. To keep up with the increased demand for data modules, FORTRUST received a multi-module shipment on November 14th. B-roll footage of the delivery can be viewed here.

FORTRUST utilizes the fully integrated IO.Anywhere® Data Modules that deliver more flexibility, reliability, and energy efficiency, providing a sustainable and secure environment for legacy and cloud applications. The data modules allow companies to use only what they need and build on demand, saving energy and reducing cost.

The modules are custom engineered to accommodate high power densities and provide an increased level of security within the IT environment. Equipped with the IO.OS® data center operating system, customers are given increased visibility and insight into their environment through real-time data.

"Virtualization and dynamic IT loads in the data center are becoming more prevalent and the need for data center infrastructure that adapts seamlessly to the IT loads is paramount," stated Rob McClary, Senior Vice President and General Manager of FORTRUST. "Data modules allow us to meet these customer requirements now and in the future."

FORTRUST deploys modular capacity in all of their data center locations in Colorado, Arizona, and New Jersey.

New clients using the data modules at FORTRUST include several Fortune 500 companies as well as a customer named on Forbes' list of the World's Largest Public Companies.

"Technology moves forward quickly in all IT sectors and the data center industry is no exception," adds Josh Moody, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "Businesses want to stay on the forefront of that technology. They want to future-proof their business. FORTRUST's data modules offer them that assurance."

FORTRUST is one of the most progressive high-availability data center services providers in North America, serving clients across the globe who depend on colocation services for a critical lifeline of their business. FORTRUST Denver is the largest data center in the region with over 300,000 square feet and 34 megawatts of data center capacity. FORTRUST offers agile, reliable, sustainable and secure raised floor and modular data center capacity for any-size enterprise supported by optimal power infrastructure and connectivity to safeguard mission-critical business services. FORTRUST is only data center in Colorado to offer a hybrid colocation solution consisting of traditional raised floor and high density Data Modules, along with the most advanced data center technologies available. FORTRUST Denver is the only Tier III Design Certified data center services provider in Colorado, as well as the only data center services provider in Colorado to be awarded a Management & Operations Stamp of Approval from the Uptime Institute, the current standard in the data center services industry. Since opening its doors, FORTRUST has had continuous critical systems uptime for more than 13 years. In addition to the national headquarters in Denver, FORTRUST has data center locations in Phoenix, Arizona and Edison, New Jersey. www.FTDC.com

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