Latisys Partners with Virima Technologies to Deliver Accelerated Data Center Migration Services to Enterprise Customers

Industry leading firms combine to deliver robust, customizable offering for enterprises seeking to shift IT infrastructure to Latisys’ data center colocation and cloud facilities.

Atlanta, GA, December 16, 2011 --( Latisys, a leading national provider of IT outsourcing solutions from data center colocation to cloud, today announced it has entered into a strategic partnership with Virima Technologies, Inc. that enables enterprise customers to seamlessly migrate IT infrastructure to Latisys’ data center colocation facilities and cloud platform.

Virima Technologies, based in Atlanta, GA, is an innovator in accelerated Data Center Transformations and automated IT Operations change management. Virima manages the risks and activities associated with complex data center consolidation, optimization and cloud migration projects.

The firm’s technology-enabled DCT FastPathTM service – anchored by its EcosystemManagerTM software suite – accelerates data center transformations by automating key processes and functions such as discovery, change control and resource collaboration which helps to simplify and reduce the overall cost and risks of moving assets and applications.

“From day one, Latisys has focused on delivering more to our customers, and this partnership represents a unique opportunity to strengthen our data center migration capabilities,” said Christian Teeft, Vice President of Engineering, Latisys. “Enterprises transitioning IT infrastructure to a Latisys data center facility – be it to a cabinet, private cage, private suite or, more recently, our private cloud solution – will benefit from unparalleled visibility, flexibility and reliability to ensure their most critical assets are protected.”

Virima offers Latisys customers a specialized approach to Data Center Transformation (DCT) programs combining experience, best practices and technology. Virima works with Latisys customers to determine the requirements/infrastructure needs for their optimal IT environment, manage the risks associated with migrating data centers, and keep their project in line with business goals. The result is a clear roadmap to a Latisys data center facility with program management and seamless delivery capabilities to achieve rapid global deployments, quality results and significant cost savings.

“We believe this partnership represents a true value-add for Latisys customers, and enables Virima to offer our customers the proven data center colocation and managed services that Latisys delivers,” said Andrew S. Albrecht, Chief Strategy Officer, Virima Technologies, Inc.

With state-of-the-art data center facilities in Northern Virginia, Chicago, Denver and Irvine, California, Latisys offers coverage across all U.S. time zones – including gateways into the Asia Pacific and Europe – delivering unmatched scalability and multi-site redundancy to enterprise customers whether they want to off-premise, off-load, optimize or on-demand their IT infrastructure.

About Latisys
Latisys is a leading national provider of colocation, private cloud solutions, managed hosting, managed services and disaster recovery options to medium-sized businesses, enterprise customers and government agencies. With a heritage serving business customers since 1994, and multiple high-density, SAS70 Type II compliant data centers across the United States, Latisys offers scalable outsourced IT infrastructure management solutions that provide customers what they need, when they need it. The firm’s new, state-of-the-art Tier III data center campus in Ashburn, Virginia compliments existing facility operations in Chicago, Denver and Irvine, California. As a data center-centric company, Latisys is quickly becoming the hosting and colocation company of choice for companies that demand more from their IT infrastructure partner. All while optimizing clients' return on investment. All while 'delivering more'. Call 1-866-956-9594 or visit for additional information.

About Virima
An innovator in accelerated Data Center Transformations and IT Operations management, Virima Technologies has the expertise and technology to manage the risks associated with complex data center consolidation, optimization and cloud migration projects. Its technology-enabled DCT FastPathTM Solution leverages expert consultants, proven methodologies and the world’s first autonomic discovery and correlation software with built-in transformation program management. Virima’s technology approach to data center transformation provides effective alignment of an organization's IT operations and assets with its business strategy and processes. The result is data center transformation projects completed faster with significant savings over typical industry approaches. Learn more about Virima at or call 1-404-969-4180 x112.

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