SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - May 10, 2013) - OneNeck® IT Services (OneNeck), a leading enterprise cloud services and managed hosting provider, announced today that it has entered into a five-year contract with Hammerman & Hultgren. Under the terms of the contract, OneNeck will host Hammerman and Hultgren's main line of business applications including Commercial Legal Software (CLS) and Image Master. In addition, OneNeck will provide 24/7 operational management of the law firm's networking environment. OneNeck will also leverage their cloud platform to provide Hammerman with Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS), virtual private servers (VPS), Microsoft Exchange, disaster recovery, 24/7 help desk support and security management.
Hammerman & Hultgren handles a wide variety of collection services, with primary emphasis on consumer and commercial receivables. By partnering with OneNeck, Hammerman & Hultgren can focus on their core business and not the daily demands of managing their IT environment. Additionally, through OneNeck's DaaS solution, the Hammerman team can work collaboratively with their local and remote users and have access to their critical systems, anytime, anywhere.
"We were looking for an IT visionary to help us leverage the cloud, and virtualization technologies, specifically DaaS to enhance worker mobility, while also allowing us to maximize the value of our current IT investments," said Stanley Hammerman, Partner at Hammerman & Hultgren. "We selected OneNeck because of their proven technical expertise and flexible approach to managing IT infrastructure. They will truly become an extension of our business."
"We are delighted to welcome Hammerman & Hultgren to our cloud services and managed hosting family of customers," said Chuck Vermillion, CEO at OneNeck. "We look forward to building a strong relationship with them as they leverage OneNeck's virtual cloud platform. With the superior uptime and availability of our hosted environment, the law firm will be able to shift their focus from managing IT related functions to their core business objectives."
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About Hammerman & Hultgren
Centrally located in the heart of Phoenix, Hammerman & Hultgren handles a wide variety of collection services, with primary emphasis on consumer and commercial receivables. A key to their success is their unique ability to deliver both the expertise of a large law firm with the personal attention and quality you expect from a smaller firm. Their experienced attorneys also have recognized expertise in defending creditors accused of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act violations, consumer fraud, lemon law violations, and other key areas often arising from today's creditor-debtor relationship. For more information, visit hammerman-hultgren.com.
About OneNeck IT Services:
OneNeck® IT Services Corp. (OneNeck) is an Arizona-based leader of hosted application management, managed hosting, cloud services and infrastructure services (IaaS). OneNeck successfully hosts and manages operations to a national user base. The company joined TDS Hosted & Managed Services, LLC (TDS HMS) in June 2011.
TDS Hosted & Managed Services, LLC is the parent company of OneNeck® IT Services Corp., Vital Support Systems, and VISI Incorporated. TDS HMS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems Inc., is growing rapidly and now employs more than 500 people throughout the U.S. TDS HMS companies specialize in engineering and management of IT infrastructure, including: hosted application management, managed hosting, and ReliaCloud™ enterprise cloud services. TDS HMS owns and operates Tier 3 data centers in Iowa, Minn., and Wis. Visit oneneck.com, vitalsite.com, visi.com and reliacloud.com for more information.
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS), a Fortune 500® company, provides wireless; broadband, TV and voice; and hosted and managed services to approximately 7 million customers nationwide through its business units, U.S. Cellular, TDS Telecommunications Corp., and TDS Hosted & Managed Services. Founded in 1969 and headquartered in Chicago, TDS employs more than 12,300 people. For investment information, visit teldta.com.