Press Release – Hostway Continues Expansion with New Data Center in Austin, New Offices in Chicago and San Antonio
October 10 by Cali Thompson
Hostway Continues Expansion with New Data Center in Austin, New Offices in Chicago and San Antonio
The new data center, Austin III, is an industry-leading, state-of-the-art facility built with the most advanced infrastructure technology, and designed for the utmost redundancy, resiliency, and reliability.
AUSTIN, TX., October 12, 2017 – Hostway, a leading managed cloud hosting provider and specialist in compliant cloud hosting solutions, is expanding rapidly with a new data center in Austin and new offices in both Chicago and San Antonio.
The new data center, Austin III, is an industry-leading, state-of-the-art facility built with the most advanced infrastructure technology, and designed for the utmost redundancy, resiliency, and reliability. Built in the heart of the city, the Austin III data center is the company’s tenth international, world-class data center, reinforcing Hostway’s commitment to deliver highly reliable and secure cloud hosting solutions 24x7x365 to its thousands of global customers.
All Hostway data centers are designed with the highest uptime and efficiency in mind. They’re regularly independently audited to ensure they adhere to industry best practices and certifications, such as SSAE 16, HIPAA, and PCI. Austin III, a showcase for the latest in cloud hosting technology and infrastructure, helps customers maximize availability, performance, and security while adhering to strict security and compliance requirements.
Key features of the Austin III data center include:
24x7x365 on-site security officers
Two-factor authentication throughout, including biometrics
Diverse electrical and fiber power sources secured in underground vaults, with only underground access
Five barriers to physical entry to all devices
Multi-port interconnect architecture for 100 Gb/s routing
Redundant 10 Gb switch ports for every device
Dedicated channel for out-of-band management on network devices
Seven tier 1 network carriers for seamless connectivity across sites and to other hypercloud vendors
Dual power feeds throughout using redundant substations
N+1 backup power generators
2N chillers with N+1 computer room air handler
Redundant A/B power to each rack
As a long-term commitment to its employees and customers in those markets, the company also expanded its Chicago and San Antonio footprints with new offices. Hostway San Antonio is now located at 607 E Sonterra Blvd., San Antonio, TX and is 7,000 square feet, and Hostway Chicago is located at 211 W. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL. Hostway is hiring for multiple positions in all locations around the world including Chicago and San Antonio.
“We are growing to deliver the best, most cutting-edge hosting environments for our thousands of enterprise and business customers across the globe,” said Emil Sayegh, president and CEO of Hostway. “We continue to provide exceptional service along with innovative solutions that help software companies move their workloads to the cloud while meeting the stringent security and compliance requirements. We are also fully committed to being active, positive members of the communities we operate in.”
About Hostway Services
Hostway Services, Inc. is the world’s most trusted managed compliant hosting provider, delivering managed cloud infrastructure and application hosting solutions for software companies including healthcare, SaaS and e-commerce focused organizations. Its team of engineers in North America, Europe, and Asia deliver reliable, secure and scalable private cloud, managed cloud and hybrid cloud hosting solutions to thousands of customers across ten geographically diverse SSAE 16 and ISO 27001 data centers around the world while ensuring strict compliance such as PCI, and HIPAA. At Hostway, every customer interaction is treated as an opportunity to develop a long-term relationship based on trust.