RICHMOND, Va. (June 30, 2011) – Peak 10 Inc., a managed services and cloud provider with world-class data centers, is pleased to announce it is delivering personalized solutions to Perfect Commerce, the industry’s most experienced provider of on-demand spend management software services. The SSAE 16 compliant data centers on Peak 10 Richmond’s campus will offer Perfect Commerce a secure environment in which to host its recently updated hardware and software infrastructure, which houses its application, Web and database servers.
“Working with Peak 10 allows us to focus on our core business knowing that our technology assets are secure and available in a hardened data center that has been SSAE 16 audited and offers physical security, uninterruptible power and redundant HVAC,” said Guy Beaver, the chief information officer of Perfect Commerce. “Thanks to Peak 10 Richmond’s enterprise-class facilities, we can devote our time to application enhancements that will further ease our customers’ management of their procurement and sourcing processes.”
Perfect Commerce’s value proposition centers on the integration of its SaaS applications with unique client systems. The company delivers BPO services to many of the largest semi- conductor companies globally and one of the largest heavy equipment manufacturers, in addition to providing a SaaS offering for many, medium to large organizations that are in need of cost-effective and efficient purchase to pay systems. By simplifying the intricate challenges of the purchasing process, Perfect Commerce enables businesses to manage complex supply chain issues and accelerate the delivery of bottom-line results.
“Our facilities are not only valuable because they are engineered with multiple layers of power, levels of security and environmental redundancy, but also because they are staffed by a team of technical experts 24×7,” said Mark Wensell, Ph.D., the vice president and general manager of Peak 10 Richmond. “Our support team will ensure the safety and accessibility of Perfect Commerce’s infrastructure, allowing it to enjoy a level of security that will benefit both its team and its customers.”
Peak 10 recently announced the opening of its second enterprise-class data center on its Richmond campus. The 13,500 square-foot addition brings Peak 10 Richmond’s total footprint to nearly 30,000 square feet and is the company’s 19th data center facility within its 10 U.S. markets. The facility is engineered with multiple levels of security, uninterruptible power, HVAC systems, fire suppression and around-the-clock monitoring and management. It is interconnected with Peak 10’s private network, providing customers with the advantage of highly available Internet access and the ability to leverage 17 data centers in nine other markets when implementing disaster recovery solutions.
Peak 10 Richmond’s cloud, managed IT and data center services improve performance and availability, 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 solutions including cloud, virtualization and managed hosting services in a cost-efficient and reliable platform for its customers. The company owns and operates data centers in 10 key markets.
About Perfect Commerce
Perfect Commerce, headquartered in Newport News, VA and European Headquarters in Paris, France, develops supplier software that streamlines business-to-business e-commerce processes such as accounts payable and receivable, invoicing, purchasing, sourcing, catalog and spend analysis. The company is internationally deployed in 75 countries, 11 languages with 1.3 million users, and 80,000 suppliers worldwide. Designed to make the purchasing process simpler and more cost-effective, Perfect Commerce’s applications work in conjunction with its Open Supplier Network, an online system of thousands of suppliers and millions of catalogue items. The company serves clients in a variety of industries including energy and utilities, consumer packaged goods, financial services, automotive, retail, education, and chemicals. For more information about Perfect Commerce, please visit www.perfect.com.
About Peak 10
Peak 10 is a managed services and cloud provider with world-class data centers. It delivers scalable, economical and reliable solutions for hosting and managing complex information technology infrastructure. Peak 10 delivers exceptional results with flexibility, responsiveness and accountability. The company’s dedicated team embraces the industry’s evolving technologies by adopting and tailoring solutions for cloud and virtualization technologies as part of its robust managed services offering. Its corporate integrity, financial stability, geographic diversity and technical expertise attract market-leading companies such as LendingTree, Global Knowledge, Pergo, Healthways, Churchill Downs and Carnival Cruise Lines. Peak 10 is SSAE 16 audited and helps companies meet the requirements of various regulatory compliance acts such as Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), HIPAA/HITECH, PCI DSS and Gramm-Leach-Bliley (GLBA). For more information on data center solutions from Peak 10, visit www.peak10.com.