Dallas-based Global Data Vault adds Las Vegas location with ViaWest
DALLAS, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Global Data Vault today announced the expansion of its data center locations to include state of the art ViaWest’s Lone Mountain facility in Las Vegas, Nevada.
In the world of cloud storage and disaster recovery, protecting data in the most technologically secure of environments is mission-critical. Global Data Vault sought a partner who could provide a high-level of redundancy, a direct fiber link to Dallas, and a location with extremely low risk of natural disasters. They found that in ViaWest, with their highly secure, fault-tolerant Lone Mountain data center.
This North Las Vegas data center met the demands of Global Data Vault with the industry’s first ever Tier IV design certification from the Uptime Institute, the leading education and standards organizational authority. That prestigious certification recognizes the Lone Mountain data center as the premier colocation facility in North America.
Additionally, the Lone Mountain data center provides Global Data Vault with a private and direct 1Gb fiber link to Dallas, allowing the North Texas cloud back-up provider to be fully resilient with 100% uptime for clients.
“Both Las Vegas and Dallas are geographically advantageous as they are relatively isolated from natural disaster,” says Will Baccich, CEO of Global Data Vault. “Should an inconceivable event happen in either city, we’re confident that our dedicated 1Gb of circuit would guarantee that our cloud backup customers would not be impacted.”
With industry leading environmental controls and energy efficiency, ViaWest’s Lone Mountain facility also boasts the lowest PUE of any colocation facility on record.
“Global Data Vault evaluated several data centers. When we walked into Lone Mountain, we knew right away it is something special. The five-zone security, cooling innovations, high availability, and redundancy are all top notch. It’s truly the future of the cloud,” says Baccich. “By partnering with this world-class facility, we are able to provide our customers with total peace of mind that their data is backing up completely and is fully recoverable.”
About Global Data Vault
Global Data Vault is a market leader providing cloud-based disaster recovery, advanced data protection, online server backup and online PC backup for businesses of all sizes. Combining disk-to-disk backup, secure remote replication, and fully-automated virtualized recovery technology, Global Data Vault delivers superior solutions to ensure the business continuity of customers across the U. S. and around the world.
Global Data Vault delivers services from secure, redundant, geographically diverse data centers that have achieved quality standards including a Service Organization Controls 1 (SOC 1) Type 2 report, as well as meeting SSAE 16 standards, and the SysTrust (SOC 3) seal for service organizations. For information about Global Data Vault, visit www.globaldatavault.com or follow GDV on twitter @globaldatavault.
ViaWest is the leading colocation provider in North America. They enable businesses to leverage both their existing IT infrastructure and emerging cloud resources to deliver the right balance of cost, scalability and security. Their data center services include a comprehensive suite of fully compliant environments, premium wholesale and retail colocation, private and public clouds and managed services. For additional information on ViaWest, please visit www.viawest.com or call 1-877-448-9378. Follow ViaWest on LinkedIn, Twitter or visit their YouTube channel.
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