RALEIGH, N.C. (March 15, 2010) – Peak 10 Inc., a managed services company with world-class data centers, announced today the signing of biotechnology company BioSignia, Inc. to a multi-year contract. Peak 10 will provide BioSignia with a scalable, redundant and managed virtualization platform as well as backup and storage management for its mission-critical data.
“Peak 10 came highly recommended to us and its virtualization capabilities were an extremely attractive offering – one we look forward to utilizing,” said Randall Bowen, the executive vice president and director of operations for BioSignia. “With Peak 10, we can easily scale our infrastructure and feel secure in knowing that we can transfer our data to any of its other geographically diverse, enterprise-class facilities. As our company continues to grow and our technology applications evolve, we know that Peak 10 will remain a partner on which we can rely.”
BioSignia, Inc. is devoted to providing cutting-edge predictive solutions to medical professionals, employers, insurers and the many people they serve who are concerned with proactive wellness. This involves providing technologies that help organizations and individuals identify and respond to major health risks before an illness occurs. BioSignia offers two Web-enabled market applications: Know Your Number™ and Mortality Assessment Technology™. Both platforms are built around Synthesis Analysis™, BioSignia’s patented statistical algorithm, which is capable of predicting the future health profile of an individual.
“BioSignia’s innovative applications and extensive health research have garnered national attention and our team is proud to support the growing IT needs of such a promising company,” said Marilyn Finfrock, the vice president and general manager of Peak 10 Raleigh. “Our managed services offerings, backed by dedicated customer support, allow BioSignia to continue their research and development of innovative healthcare tools with the utmost confidence.”
BioSignia’s Know Your Number technology received national recognition when it first appeared on NBC’s The Biggest Loser. Contestants on the popular show are monitored regularly using BioSignia’s application, and NBC executives are hopeful that its use will inspire audiences to make more thoughtful health choices.
Peak 10’s managed IT and data center services improve performance, reliability, lower costs and maximize internal resources for customers while keeping their valuable information technology assets close to the business. The company combines its secure, private network and enterprise-class data centers with world-class engineering and support to serve market-leading companies nationwide. As a managed services leader, Peak 10 offers a wide range of technology services including virtualization, managed hosting, and cloud-based services in a cost-efficient and reliable platform for its customers. The company owns and operates data centers in ten key markets that include Cincinnati, Ohio; Atlanta, Ga.; Raleigh and Charlotte, N.C.; Tampa, Jacksonville and Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Nashville, Tenn.; Louisville, Ky.; and Richmond, Va.
Headquartered in Research Triangle Park, N.C., BioSignia is a leading technology company focused on bringing innovative predictive modeling solutions to the preventive health and life insurance markets. The core of BioSignia’s flagship solution is Know Your Number, the company’s proprietary synthesis modeling approach to chronic disease risk prediction. In 2004, BioSignia received the Disease Management Association of America’s prestigious award for Best Enabling Tool for Disease Management. Since then, the company’s talented R&D team has continued to advance synthesis modeling, continuously updating it to reflect the ever expanding need for effective chronic disease prevention, management and treatment. For more information visit: www.biosignia.com.
About Peak 10 Inc.
Peak 10 is a managed services company with world-class data centers. It delivers scalable, economical and reliable solutions for hosting and managing complex information technology infrastructure. The company’s expert team embraces the industry’s evolving technologies by adopting and tailoring solutions such as virtualization and cloud-based services as part of its robust managed services offering. Its strong customer focus, financial stability, geographic diversity and technical strength attract market-leading companies such as LendingTree, Global Knowledge, Pergo, Healthways, Churchill Downs and The Fresh Market. Peak 10 is SAS70 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.