PHOENIX, Ariz. - December 5, 2011 - IO, the leading provider of next-generationmodular data center technology and services, announced today that it has been awarded a contract with Suntron Corporation, a leading provider of electronics manufacturing services and embedded computing solutions.
As part of the agreement, IO will provide Suntron with Data Center as a Service (DCaaS™) at IO Phoenix, delivered through its modular data center technology platform IO Anywhere. IO’s compartmentalized architecture provides Suntron and its customers with an added level of security and flexibility to ensure information assets are always protected.
"In dealing with the defense customers that require our NADCAP, AS9100 and ITAR certifications, security and availability of our data are our number one priorities," said Tony Portela, Director of IT at Suntron. "We selected IO because, like us, they deliver innovative solutions tailored to match specific customer requirements, while meeting the highest quality standards. IO Anywhere is purposefully designed and will become the standard for the data center industry."
Suntron operates full-service and quick turn / prototyping facilities in the United States and Mexico. Their Phoenix facility serves as the corporate headquarters and southwest manufacturing facility, producing high reliability products for Aerospace, Defense, Medical and Industrial markets.
IO designs, engineers and delivers data center infrastructure for the world’s largest enterprises, governments and service providers. IO owns and operates data centers for hundreds of customers, and has leveraged this experience to build a next-generation Data Center 2.0 technology platform. IO Anywhere modular data centers provide enterprise-class infrastructure that can be delivered as Data Center as a Service and rapidly deployed as a product to customer sites anywhere in the world. IO developed the first data center infrastructure operating system, IO OS, to provide the intelligent control needed to maximize utilization, resiliency and energy efficiency. IO is a privately held company headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz. For more information on IO, please visit us on the web at io.com.