updated: 5/24/2010 7:38:29 AM
Lightbound CEO Jack Carr and ExactTarget C00 Scott McCorkle talk about the new center.
A high-powered data center being built by Indianapolis-based Lightbound is viewed as an asset for Indiana in keeping and attracting growing information technology companies. Lightbound, the former IQuest Internet, is building the state-of-the-art center on the west side of Indianapolis. The building’s major tenant will be ExactTarget Inc., a fast-growing IT company that says without the capabilities of the new center it would have been forced to invest outside the state.
Source: Inside INdiana Business
Indianapolis, Indiana, May 21, 2010 —LightBound has started construction of state of the art Tier IV data center. The new 47,000 square foot facility located at 650West Henry Street will have the latest power, cooling and communications technologies for state of the art Cloud Computing and Collocation facilities.
“We are very excited about this latest expansion of our data center services,” saidLightBound’s President Jack Carr. “It will enable us to draw large enterprise and moreSoftware As A Service customers to the Indianapolis market. Before this facility clients had to leave Indiana for other data centers around the country to get this type of data center and cloud computing services.”
LightBound is a locally owned IP ServicesProvider that offers dedicated leased lineswith connections ranging from fractional T1s to gigabit speeds, collocation, web hosting,disaster recovery, cloud computing options,SIP trunking, VoIP PBX’s, business recoveryservices, and managed data center services.