CyrusOne supports Chicago charity golf tournament that invests in the next generation of IT leaders
DALLAS—(July 30, 2015) – Global colocation solutions provider CyrusOne (:CONE, news) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2015 Society for Information Management (SIM) Chicago Charity Golf Event for the second year. The event, which is hosted by the Chicago SIM chapter, takes place Monday, Aug. 3, at the White Eagle Golf Club in Naperville, Ill., and benefits i.c.stars, a Chicago nonprofit organization that trains future IT leaders.
“The CyrusOne team is proud and humbled to support a great organization like i.c.stars through our sponsorship of this tournament,” said Scott Brueggeman, chief marketing officer, CyrusOne. “CyrusOne’s data centers support IT professionals across the globe every day and we also believe in investing in the next generation of IT leaders and their futures.”
The beneficiary of this year’s event, i.c.stars, is a Chicago-area nonprofit that jump-starts technology careers for low-income young adults. Since 2000, i.c.stars has chosen 10 to 15 applicants every year to complete a two-year technology-based workforce development and leadership training program, during which each student earns as many as 1,000 hours of hands-on practical business experience.
SIM is the premier network for IT leaders and provides resources for IT professionals, such as face-to-face meetings and networking, partnerships, online tools, publications, outreach opportunities, and scholarships that professionals need in order to do business better. For more information about SIM Chicago or the 2015 Charity Golf Event, visit http://www.sim-chicago.org.
With 31 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia, CyrusOne provides customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific growth needs. Facilities are engineered to include the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability, including an architecture with the highest available power redundancy (2N). Renowned for exceptional service, building enduring customer relationships, and high customer satisfaction levels, CyrusOne serves nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 160 of the Fortune 1000 among its nearly 900 customers.
CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for nearly 900 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 160 of the Fortune 1000 or equivalent-sized companies.
CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise customers require and are delivered through a tailored, customer-service-focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s National IX platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its 31 data centers worldwide.
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