Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ: TECD) and ViaWest today announced a U.S. distribution agreement to provide Tech Data’s channel of solution providers with a complete suite of secure colocation and cloud solutions. Through the partnership, ViaWest’s data center and pure cloud offerings are now available through Tech Data’s TDCloud business unit in the company’s award-winning Solutions Store.
ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, announces its participation in and support of the new 7x24 Exchange Chapter for Oregon and southwest Washington. This new chapter, led by ViaWest’s Jim Linkous, aims to promote thought leadership and best practices throughout the critical infrastructure sector.
ViaWest announced today that Sean McCaffery, Vice President of Channel Sales for ViaWest, has been named one of CRN’s 2014 Channel Chiefs. This prestigious list of the most powerful leaders in the IT channel recognizes those executives directly responsible for driving channel sales and growth within their organization, while evangelizing the importance of the channel throughout the entire IT Industry.
ViaWest today announced that it has been recognized in the annual CRN Data Center 100 list, featuring technology vendors whose solutions are vital for powering today’s data center. CRN developed the list to help solution providers navigate the marketplace and identify the top companies and technologies across the data center to best meet their needs as they build solutions for their customers.
ViaWest announces the appointment of Tom Myers as its Regional Vice President and General Manager of Texas. In this role, Tom will lead ViaWest’s growth in the Texas region working closely with customers and partners to provide the very best in infrastructure-as-a-service solutions to meet their changing IT requirements.
ViaWest announces that LPL Financial, LLC has chosen ViaWest for colocation services at its Richardson, Texas data center. LPL Financial, a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LPLA), is the nation's largest independent broker-dealer, an RIA custodian and an independent consultant to retirement plans.
ViaWest proudly announces the opening of its latest data center in Phoenix, Arizona. Designed to meet the most stringent requirements, ViaWest’s Phoenix data center offers more than 40,000 square feet of raised floor and has been engineered with the latest in UPS power equipment and energy efficient cooling systems to support both production and disaster recovery.
ViaWest today announces a cloud offering purpose-built for the heavily regulated healthcare and life science sectors with its new KINECTed Health Cloud. KINECTed Health Cloud compliments ViaWest’s full suite of cloud solutions including public, private, hybrid and managed environments. ViaWest’s newest cloud offering provides an audit-ready Compliance-as-a-Service (CaaS) solution to meet the IT and compliance needs for businesses that handle electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI).
ViaWest announces that one of its largest customers in Oregon, Stoel Rives, maintained 100% network uptime during city power outage. By locating its IT infrastructure in ViaWest’s Hillsboro data center, Stoel Rives was able to keep its critical IT operations up and running during the three day power outage that affected a large portion of downtown Portland.