MIAMI, Feb 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
Terremark Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMRK), a leading global provider of managed IT infrastructure services, today announced that Terremark Federal Group CEO Jamie Dos Santos has been named to the 2011 Federal 100 by Federal Computer Week. The Federal 100 Awards recognize government and industry leaders who have played pivotal roles in the federal government IT community -- individuals who have gone above and beyond their daily responsibilities and have made a difference in the way technology has transformed their agency or accelerated their agency's mission.
Under the leadership of Dos Santos, Terremark Federal has established itself as a leading provider of highly secure cloud computing and managed IT infrastructure services for federal government agencies. Customers like the Department of Defense and the General Services Administration (GSA) leverage the company's comprehensive suite of offerings that provide the security and diverse network connectivity federal organizations require along with the cost efficiency, flexibility and security their procurement guidelines, projects and budgets demand.
"It's an honor to be recognized as part of the prestigious 2011 Federal 100," said Dos Santos. "With our emphasis on security and compliance, Terremark Federal has been able to establish itself as the leading provider of enterprise-class cyber security and cloud infrastructure services for both civil and defense agencies, and we expect to build on this success by helping even more government entities reduce their overall IT costs while enhancing the performance of their critical systems. The work of the very talented and experienced professionals at Terremark Federal made this honor possible."
Dos Santos, who has more than 25 years of experience in the IT sector, sits on the AFCEA Intelligence Committee, the AFCEA Cyber Committee and serves on the AFCEA International Board of Directors, as a Class Director, Class of 2011. She also sits on the Information Technology Sector Coordinating Council for the U.S. protection of Critical Information Infrastructure.
Dos Santos is one of 23 professionals from the private sector selected to the 2011 Federal 100. A select panel of government and industry leaders reviewed hundreds of nominations to select the winners. A complete list of the 2011 Federal 100 honorees, who will be honored at the 22nd Annual Federal Awards Gala, is available at www.fcw.com.
About Terremark Worldwide, Inc.
Terremark Worldwide (NASDAQ:TMRK) is a leading global provider of IT infrastructure services delivered on the industry's most robust and advanced technology platform. Leveraging data centers in the United States, Europe and Latin America with access to massive and diverse network connectivity, Terremark delivers government and enterprise customers a comprehensive suite of managed solutions including managed hosting, colocation, disaster recovery, security, data storage and cloud computing services. Terremark's Enterprise Cloud computing architecture delivers the agility, scale and economic benefits of cloud computing to mission-critical enterprise and Web 2.0 applications and its DigitalOps(R) service platform combines end-to-end systems management workflow with a comprehensive customer portal. More information about Terremark Worldwide can be found at http://www.terremark.com.
Statements contained in this press release may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Terremark's actual results may differ materially from those set forth in the forward-looking statements due to a number of risks, including uncertainties inherent in government contracting, its ability to cross-sell across an acquired customer base, ability to increase revenue yields within facilities, ability to refinance existing debt, uncertainties and other factors, as discussed in Terremark's filings with the SEC. These factors include, without limitation, Terremark's ability to obtain funding for its business plans, uncertainty in the demand for Terremark's services or products, Terremark's ability to manage its growth, and the successful integration of operations of acquired companies. Terremark does not assume any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.
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