SOURCE: Latisys


June 13, 2012 06:55 ET

Printronix Selects Latisys to Support Business Expansion and Corporate Relocation

Latisys Flexibility and Responsiveness Cited as Key Factors in Decision to Outsource IT Infrastructure

ENGLEWOOD, CO--(Marketwire - Jun 13, 2012) - Latisys, Inc., a leading national provider of outsourced IT solutions delivered on a high density, high security platform -- from colocation to cloud -- today announced an IT infrastructure services agreement with Printronix, Inc., the worldwide leader in business critical industrial printing solutions.

In response to business growth and in conjunction with a corporate relocation initiative in Southern California, Printronix chose to outsource its IT infrastructure to Latisys' newest, state of the art, west coast data center.

Under terms of the multiyear IT infrastructure services agreement, Printronix will establish a footprint on Latisys' Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) platform, securing high-density space, power, and bandwidth from Latisys' SOC 2 and SOC 3 audited data center in Irvine, Calif.

"Printronix is the worldwide leader of business critical industrial printing solutions. We deliver highly reliable, cost effective, innovative products and services to meet our customer's most mission critical printing needs said Randy Eisenbach, Chief Executive Officer, Printronix. "To support our strategy, we require responsive and trusted business and technology partners who deliver industry-leading services. Latisys clearly demonstrated the business value of outsourced IT infrastructure and was highly responsive in developing a flexible solution mapped directly to our current and future requirements."

"Printronix exemplifies rapidly growing enterprises that recognize the business value in outsourcing IT infrastructure services to a trusted provider," said Pete Stevenson, Chief Executive Officer, Latisys. "By collaborating closely with Printronix, we have developed a flexible and scalable solution that drives even greater cost and operating efficiencies for Printronix while powering best-in-class performance for their customers."

Latisys' data center platform is now operated under SOC 2 Type 2 and SOC 3 audited controls. This replaces the SAS 70 guidebook and reaffirms Latisys' commitment to meet the highest standards for availability and security, while making sure all of the appropriate controls and safeguards are firmly in place.

Earlier this year, Latisys announced that it is adding 72,000 square feet of highly secure, high density, carrier grade IT infrastructure space along with significant power upgrades. Latisys' total data center platform now exceeds 343,000 square feet across seven data centers in four major markets.

About Printronix
Printronix is a leader in business-critical printing solutions, offering the most-trusted selection of ultra-reliable printers, services, supplies and parts for environments demanding top reliability and low printing costs. The company offers the two most-trusted brand names in industrial, back office and supply chain printing, Printronix and TallyGenicom, known throughout manufacturing, distribution, retail, banking, healthcare, government and other enterprises across the globe. The combined brand portfolios include the highest-quality line matrix, thermal and RFID printers, and service management solutions. Printronix was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Irvine, Calif. For additional information, visit, Twitter or Facebook.

About Latisys
Latisys is a leading national provider of colocation, managed hosting, managed services, disaster recovery and private cloud solutions to medium-sized businesses, enterprise customers and government agencies. With a heritage of serving business customers since 1994, and multiple high-density data centers across the United States, Latisys offers a scalable outsourced IT infrastructure platform that provides customers with what they need, when they need it. As a client-centric company -- with state of the art data centers in Ashburn, Virginia, Chicago, Denver and Irvine, California -- Latisys is quickly becoming the IaaS platform of choice for companies that demand more from their IT infrastructure partner. All while optimizing clients' return on investment. All while 'delivering more_'. Call 1-866-956-9594, visit or follow us on Twitter at for additional information.

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