CtrlS Datacenters Selects AIS as U.S. Partner for Expansion beyond India

Tailored hybrid cloud solution along with renowned redundancy and procedural compliance are identified as primary reasons for selecting AIS
SAN DIEGO, Calif., August 28, 2012 – AIS (American Internet Services), a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, cloud and connectivity services, today announced CtrlS Datacenters of India, has selected AIS as a technology partner for their expansion into the United States. AIS will be providing a hybrid cloud that fulfills CtrlS’s redundancy and procedural requirements.
“We were seeking a reliable partner in the United States who had the infrastructure, the procedures, the know-how and a willingness to work with us to create a solution that’s truly tailored to our needs,” said Sridhar Reddy, chief executive officer at CtrlS Datacenters Ltd. “The team at AIS mapped out a hybrid cloud infrastructure that made sense and could be implemented in a way that eases the burden of support on our end. In effect, we feel AIS is an extension of our business.”
“CtrlS is on the leading edge of the datacenter boom in India. As their business has taken off, their clients have expressed a desire for more global support,” said Tim Caulfield, chief executive officer at AIS. “We look forward to partnering with CtrlS to provide a hybrid cloud infrastructure tailored to their needs and supplemented with the peace-of-mind that comes from knowing our team at AIS has all the bases covered for them here in the United States.”
CtrlS is the first AIS client headquartered in India.
About CtrlS Datacenters Ltd
With over 20,000 racks planned across India, CtrlS is India’s first Tier IV Datacenter and the preferred choice of corporate houses both large and small. Total protection, the highest uptime in the industry and significant savings are just some of the ways that CtrlS helps impact the bottom line of all the major companies. Headquartered in Hyderabad, CtrlS Datacenters Pvt Ltd was founded in 2008 by the `750 crore (US $1.4 billion approximately) (EV) Pioneer Group, which is primarily involved in IT services, consulting and infrastructure. More information is available at: www.ctrls.in.
About AIS (American Internet Services)
AIS provides tailored data center and cloud service solutions to companies that require the best in security, compliance, connectivity, and customer service. AIS manages all aspects of IT infrastructure so that customers can focus on their core business. The company’s exclusive AIS Customer Advocacy™ service professionals have designed, implemented, and supported tailored packages for cloud, colocation, network connectivity, disaster recovery, managed storage, and managed security for more than 500 enterprises worldwide. Founded in 1989 and backed by private equity firms Seaport Capital, Viridian Investments, and DuPont Capital Management, AIS operates SSAE 16-compliant, SOC 1-, 2-, and 3-audited, redundant facilities in San Diego, Los Angeles, and Phoenix. For more information, visit staging.americanis.net or call us at 1-866-971-2656.

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