SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vantage Data Centers (Vantage), a leading provider of data center solutions in support of mission-critical applications, has received the highest level of certification from the Uptime Institute for its Quincy, Washington facility, placing the company alongside only six other data center providers worldwide. Vantage, upon the preliminary visit from Uptime, was found to excel in all criteria on which the Tier III Gold Sustainability Certificate is based: Management & Operations, Buildings Characteristics, and Site Location.
“Because most operational gaffes are caused by human error, we’ve built Vantage’s reputation on careful processes and thorough team training,” said Chris Yetman, chief operating officer of Vantage. “We believe in our people and our systems, and are honored to be recognized by the Uptime Institute.”
Vantage’s commitment to effective and efficient data center operations are founded on the company’s operational tenets, which set rigorous guidelines and emphasize customer relationships. With diligent and cross-checked weekly reporting, the Vantage team ensures thorough maintenance cycles, upkeep, and data center functions. Vantage’s emphasis on client relationships is based on transparency and trust. The team provides proactive information on performance and maintenance data, and also gives clients full access to the dashboard where all key data center functions are monitored in real-time.
Over the past year, Vantage has announced partnerships with Symantec, Cloudera and MarkLogic, as well as multi-megawatt deals with other leading technology providers for both production and R&D lab space. Vantage’s custom-configurations help meet unique requirements and deliver operational excellence to a wide range of customers. The company’s campuses in Santa Clara and Quincy, Washington include four enterprise-grade data centers totaling over 100MW of potential capacity. Vantage’s highly reliable, energy efficient facilities, coupled with beneficial utility costs, provide customers with significant total cost of ownership advantages.
For more information on Vantage facilities and the Uptime Institute, please visit the Vantage Data Centers YouTube channel to view our video series on running a more effective data center.
Vantage provides highly scalable, flexible and efficient data center solutions offering unique value through its commitment to exceptional customer service. Operating campuses in Silicon Valley, California, and Quincy, Washington, Vantage delivers data center design solutions engineered to meet our customers’ unique requirements in support of the most demanding large enterprises, technology companies and service providers. Vantage is backed by Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, with $23 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital. Additional information on Vantage is available at www.vantagedatacenters.com.