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Indianapolis-based Lifeline Data Centers LLC is finalizing the location of its first Fort Wayne facility. The company plans to invest in "significant" infrastructure improvements to develop a co-location office and adaptive manufacturing space. February 18, 2014
FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Lifeline Data Centers, a Tier 4 data center founded in Indianapolis, has announced its intention to establish a new data center facility in Fort Wayne. Since 2001, Lifeline has been serving companies in industries such as healthcare, software development, utilities, life sciences and government by providing a high level of offsite data security solutions decreasing the risk of downtime and associated expenses.
Upon finalizing its site location, Lifeline Data Centers will make significant data communications infrastructure improvements unique to its facility and operation. Because of this uniqueness, Lifeline Data Centers will be able to offer one of a kind secured co-location office and adaptive manufacturing space. Lifeline maintains a current SSAE 16 Type II Audit Report and as a compliance boutique, has in-house compliance experts.
Lifeline is working with its real estate representatives and Greater Fort Wayne Inc. to perform its due diligence on a site location, which will be announced in the near future.
"We are very excited to finally be a direct part of the Fort Wayne business community. Lifeline is committed to driving significant technology infrastructure into Ft Wayne," said Lifeline Data Centers Co-Owner, Alex Carroll. "As a private company making an investment in Fort Wayne's technology infrastructure, we will assist to enhance the capabilities of the community through providing data center services to the Northeast Indiana market."
"Other telecom companies and technology providers are planning to follow Lifeline into the Fort Wayne market," added Rich Banta, Co-Owner. "Thereby bringing an entire ecosystem of new carriers and technology providers to this community."
In March, Lifeline Data Centers and Greater Fort Wayne, Inc. will host an informational meeting about the services Lifeline will be able to provide area businesses.
About Lifeline Data Centers
Lifeline Data Centers is a wholesale colocation facility; a high tech landlord; and a compliance boutique. We provide data center, secure office and adaptive manufacturing space to companies who require uptime, connectivity, and room for growth. Lifeline provides secure hardened data center buildings, highly reliable power and cooling, and access to many telecommunications providers. Most clients choose to use Lifeline purely as a landlord, fully managing their own information technology infrastructure. Other clients use Lifeline’s colocation facilities and office space along with Lifeline’s managed services to augment their IT staff. To learn more about Lifeline Data Center, visit www.lifelinedatacenters.com.
Source: Greater Fort Wayne Inc.