(The Hosting News) – WebSolutions Technology (WSOL), a leading Chicago-area based web development and hosting firm, announced the opening of its new data center. Strategically positioned in the Midwest, this SAS70 Type II Compliant, Tier III+ data center is conveniently located within 30 minutes of downtown Chicago in the corporate community of Oak Brook, IL.
In order to meet the demands of a growing enterprise client base, the new data center includes features such as N+1 cooling and power infrastructure, redundant/blended networks, Ultra Sonic humidification, AC and DC power capability, and 24x7x365 on-site staffing.
WSOL has entered into an agreement with collocation provider Latisys, which owns and operates the facility. At 86,000 square feet, Latysis operates one of the largest Tier III+ data centers in the Midwest. It has specifically been built to safeguard mission critical data and accommodate future growth and change.
“As we grow, we continue to find ways to provide the best possible enterprise hosting for our clients. Our new Data Center has both the power, reliability and bandwidth that today’s web applications demand,” says Jim Tremmel, Director of Hosting Sales at WSOL. “Our clients deserve the best in class of everything that we offer and our Latisys Data Center is a world class hosting facility.”
“This is an exciting time for WSOL,” adds Chief Operating Officer Bill Casey. “We’re now positioned to be a truly world class enterprise hosting provider and have the capacity for growth that will allow us to stay ahead of our expanding client base.”
With over 30% year over year growth, during 2011, WSOL Hosting has invested heavily in upgrading and maintaining its network and equipment, which has established them as a clear leader in CMS and Enterprise hosting.
WSOL’s managed web hosting services include shared, virtual and dedicated environments with an emphasis on content management systems including Ektron, Sitecore and Umbraco. With an in-house staff of certified developers and system administrators, WSOL is able to offer end to end web development solutions and ongoing support.
About WSOL: Founded in 1995, WSOL is a full service website design and hosting firm that specializes in strategic consulting, web development, and content management solutions. WSOL works with businesses, government organizations, associations, nonprofits, educational institutions and others, and is dedicated to helping clients deliver an effective user experience on the web.
For more information, please visit: http://www.wsol.com/