CyrusOne’s data center hosting and cloud services will be added to IMC’s General Services Administration schedule
DALLAS (June 21, 2017) – CyrusOne (:CONE, news), a premier global data center REIT, announced today a strategic partnership with Innovative Management Concepts (IMC), an information technology solutions company. As a result of the partnership, CyrusOne’s services has been added to IMC’s GSA schedule, enabling government agencies to procure CyrusOne services, including data center hosting and cloud management. IMC is also taking a footprint in CyrusOne’s Northern Virginia Sterling V data center campus.
“This partnership is a significant step forward in providing a streamlined mechanism for Federal agencies to upgrade their legacy data centers,” said Fred Holloway, Vice President, Partner Ecosystems at CyrusOne. “As IMC’s go-to-market data center provider, we can better serve our government entities and provide them with state-of-the-art data center space that will enable them to consolidate their data center footprint and increase the efficiency of their IT portfolio.
The partnership will provide the means for government entities to comply with the Data Center Optimization Initiative and fulfill the data center requirements of the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act.
“IMC is truly pleased to partner with CyrusOne,” noted IMC’s CEO, Dr. Robert Might. “IMC’s proven methodologies for information technology service delivery in the data center environment, combined with CyrusOne’s award-winning data center campuses, allow IMC to provide highly resilient, scalable, and cost-effective cloud and data center services.”
CyrusOne operates 39 data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia to provide customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific IT growth needs. CyrusOne facilities are engineered to include the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability, including an architecture with the highest available power redundancy (2N).
CyrusOne is renowned for exceptional service, building enduring customer relationships, and high customer satisfaction levels.
CyrusOne (NASDAQ:CONE) is a high-growth real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing 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 more than 970 customers, including 190 of the Fortune 1000 or equivalent-sized companies.
CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise and cloud 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 39 data centers worldwide. Additional information about CyrusOne can be found at www.CyrusOne.com.
About Innovative Management Concepts, Inc.
Innovative Management Concepts, Inc. (IMC), a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, provides a broad range of information technology services to government and commercial clients. Since its founding in 1989, IMC has offered solutions and expertise in: IT operations and maintenance, cyber security, systems and network engineering and support services, cloud/hosting services, software engineering and development, website services, software quality assurance and testing (including IV&V), and project management. Find out more about IMC at www.imcva.com.
David M. Baum