Sunday, February 14, 2010

Qwest Opens its 17th National CyberCenter

Qwest Communications has opened its 17th data center nationwide and third center in the Washington, D.C., metro area. Qwest-owned and operated CyberCenter currently is supporting one federal government customer. The new 129,000 square foot facility will be equipped with redundant state-of-the-art network and hosting capabilities.

The new CyberCenter provides remote and on-site monitoring and management of more than 80 different types of applications, operating systems and databases. It provides collocation, network and IT experts on-site (remote hands) and available by First Touch Response (e-mail and 8XX), plus a secure Web portal for ticketing and alarms, trending data, system health and a wealth of capacity planning data.