PCM Announces Opening of New Tier III Cloud Data Center
EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PCM, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCMI) today announced the opening of a new Tier III Cloud Data Center in New Albany, Ohio to meet the growing demand for managed hosting and cloud centric IT services. In December 2012, PCM purchased 7.9 acres of land for the construction of the new cloud data center. The Tier III facility is strategically located in a data center-centric development in New Albany, Ohio and complements our two existing data centers and a 24/7 Integrated Operations Center (IOC) located in Atlanta, Georgia, enhancing our managed service offerings including; cloud services, data center hosting, and complete systems management.
“This expansion increases our already significant commitment to the cloud services space and is located in proximity to one of our anchor regions”
“This expansion increases our already significant commitment to the cloud services space and is located in proximity to one of our anchor regions,” said Frank Khulusi, CEO of PCM. “This new data center provides the perfect balance of offering traditional data center collocation and cloud centric IT services, offering customers the power of choice as they transition selected services to the cloud.”
PCM builds its cloud data centers to a standard format with each site able to deliver the same portfolio of cloud services. A private secure network connects all data centers, enhancing the cloud offerings for customers requiring diverse highly available configuration. With network connectivity provided by multiple Tier-1 network carriers, customers have redundant public network protection, high-speed throughput, and low latency. The New Albany data center has capacity for more than 12,000 physical servers and has room to expand with future phases.
About PCM, Inc.
PCM, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, is a leading technology solutions provider to small and medium sized businesses, mid-market and enterprise customers, government and educational institutions and individual consumers. In the 12 months ended March 31, 2014, we generated approximately $1.4 billion in revenue and now have approximately 2,800 employees, over 65% of which are in sales or service positions. For more information please visit investor.pcm.com or call (310) 354-5600.