Flexible Cloud Service Enables Scalability and On-Going Infrastructure Maintenance
- ViaWest designs cloud computing solution to drive stability in a rapidly growing business
- Cloud solution enables gradual migration of business-critical operations
- Solution provides highest measures of performance and uptime for a leading SaaS company
Denver, CO – October 23, 2012 – ViaWest, one of the largest privately held data center, cloud computing and managed service providers in North America, announces that Swiftpage has selected its KINECTed™ Cloud computing solution Swiftpage chose ViaWest‘s cloud service in order to scale during seasonal periods of high volume and manage ongoing hardware upgrades and infrastructure maintenance.
Swiftpage is the leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) white-label marketing services solution for the micro and small business market. The Swiftpage platform provides email marketing, social media marketing and contact management services. Swiftpage focuses on providing this platform as a white label to technology providers with large customer bases in this segment. With the support of ViaWest’s engineering team, Swiftpage first migrated its internal Quality Assurance and Testing & Development functions seamlessly to the cloud and is gradually moving its other client platforms – all without disruptions to day-to-day operations.
“We quickly felt very comfortable with ViaWest’s KINECTed Cloud solution,” explains Matt Showalter, Swiftpage’s CIO. “We were looking to increase stability in our platform performance and relieve our staff of manual configuration and hardware changes as our business evolved. We got that right away. It was a smooth migration, and since KINECTed Cloud is very easy to scale, we are now able to focus energy on building our software platform to grow our business.”
“Swiftpage has been a client for over ten years. Because we fully understood their business and objectives, we were able to design a personalized and reliable cloud computing solution for them,” states Margie Sims, General Manager of Colorado for ViaWest. “Our KINECTed Cloud solution is built on a VMware vCloud® Powered platform, allowing us to easily migrate Swiftpage and minimize risk as this change was taking place.”
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ViaWest is one of the largest privately held data center service providers in North America. They provide colocation, complex hosting, cloud and managed services to businesses of all sizes nationwide. ViaWest owns and operates 24 enterprise-class data center facilities in Colorado, Texas, Oregon, Utah, and Nevada, delivering high-quality, flexible solutions designed to support customers’ unique business needs. 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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