Horizon Data Center Solutions Continues Growth in Dallas
Horizon CEO Lance A. Smith said that ATI has agreed to a multiyear contract to host your data storage and email services, and the two companies are exploring additional technology services that Horizon can offer to assist the institution in managing its current two and future needs for technology information.
“ATI has had success in career training and space education market, offering affordable programs to attract students who need a flexible alternative to traditional education. Our numbers are growing, with offices around the country and meet this population requires that leverage our internal technology capabilities with external experts and maintain our students’ personal information safe. Horizon not only ensures our security of data, but also we can provide the technology options we need to move forward ” Steven says Barnard, chief technology officer of ATI.
“Both traditional and nontraditional educational institutions need to realize that data security and see the future of their institutions more and more online services available to its students. Our data center customers are driving their own growth, leveraging our experience to reduce its internal technology costs and increase both its reliability and technical capabilities, “says Smith.
ATI Barnard says he was attracted to Horizon and its two main data centers in Dallas for three main reasons: the Horizon technology experts and their ability to provide a wide range of technologies, both now and in the future, the state of the art facilities Two in Dallas, and the company’s SAS 70 Type II audit, which requires the facility to meet the highest standards of the industry in reliability and performance.
“Our two plants in Dallas is impressive, but what our customers tell us they appreciate most is our flexibility and personalized approach for delivering everything from placement of managed and hosting services,” says Smith.
ATI is one of the first customers to go online in Dallas two, but the space around them are expected to fill quickly. Horizon expected to fill 25,000 square feet in the center with client servers within the next six months. The company already is looking at additional data center locations in northern California, northern Virginia, and Houston.
About Horizon Data Center
Horizon operates a growing portfolio of top-level audit and SAS 70 data centers in Dallas, with expansion plans in Houston and both coasts to be implemented in 2009. Our partnerships with Digital Realty Trust (NYSE: DRT) and real estate more knowledgeable of our industry and technology experts to ensure that our data centers to achieve the standard that others aspire.