JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (October 7, 2008) – Peak 10, Inc., the leading independent data center operator and managed services provider, announced today it has added Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida to its diverse customer portfolio. Peak 10 will provide Big Brothers Big Sisters with world-class data center services out of its state-of-the-art facility in Jacksonville, Fla.
“Our organization has experienced significant program growth over the past four years,” said Warren Grymes, chief executive officer of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida. “Moving our production site to Peak 10 is part of the ongoing evolution in utilizing technology to support our agency. Due to the sensitive nature of our business, we maintain a high level of security for our files and financial data. Peak 10 has an impeccable reputation in the market and affords us the opportunity to have a safe and reliable solution.”
The Big Brothers Big Sisters program unites responsible, local adults with troubled youth to foster mutually beneficial relationships for both the mentors and the mentored. Because the organization stores information on juveniles, data security is crucial for its operation.
“Big Brothers Big Sisters came to us because they needed a safe, reliable, and above all, secure data-storage solution,” said Allen Skipper, vice president and general manager of Peak 10 Jacksonville. “We are pleased to provide quality IT support to an organization that does so much to enrich the lives of America’s youth.”
Peak 10 Jacksonville’s managed IT and data center services improve reliability, increase revenue growth, lower costs and maximize internal resources for customers while keeping their valuable information technology assets close to the business. The company combines its secure network, high-tech data centers and portfolio of managed services with localized engineering and support to serve market-leading companies nationwide. Peak 10 owns and operates multiple data centers in nine key markets that include Cincinnati, Ohio; Atlanta, Ga.; Raleigh and Charlotte, N.C.; Tampa and Jacksonville, Fla.; Nashville, Tenn.; Louisville, Ky.; and Richmond, Va.
About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida
Big Brothers Big Sisters is the oldest, largest and most effective youth mentoring organization in the United States. It has been the leader in one-to-one youth service for more than a century, developing positive relationships that have a direct and lasting impact on the lives of young people. Big Brothers Big Sisters serves children, ages 6 through 18, in communities across the country – including yours. To learn more about Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida, visit www.bbbsjax.org.
About Peak 10, Inc.
Peak 10 is the leading independent data center operator and managed services provider delivering scalable, economical and reliable solutions for hosting and managing complex information technology infrastructure. It combines its portfolio of managed services with localized engineering and support to serve market-leading companies including LendingTree, Rivals.com, Global Knowledge, Pergo, Healthways, Churchill Downs, and The Fresh Market. Peak 10 is SAS 70 Type II compliant and helps companies meet the requirements of various regulatory compliance acts such as Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), HIPAA, PCI and Gramm-Leach-Bliley (GLBA). For more information on data center solutions from Peak 10, visit www.peak10.com.