FORTRUST Named in CRN's 2015 Data Center 100, Recognized as Colocation Industry Leader

DENVER, March 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FORTRUST, a leading colocation and data center services provider, has been selected by CRN for the esteemed Data Center 100 in the category of Service Provider. CRN, an online publication from The Channel Company discussing news, analysis, and perspective for VARS and technology integrators, annually releases the Data Center 100 which is comprised of five lists of providers who stand out as industry leaders. Those selected embody a combination of technology capabilities, market presence, innovation, market share, buzz, and channel capabilities that make them stand out among the rest. The Data Center 100 List is carefully selected and released each year following in-depth research and consideration by CRN's editorial staff.

FORTRUST, a data center headquartered in Denver, Colorado, offers both raised floor and modular colocation solutions guarded by multilayered security measures, operated by an expert team, and maintained with a military-like adherence to a library of processes and procedures. Although their innovations are many, perhaps their greatest innovation is their advanced DCIM system with a new proprietary technology, COLOVIEW, a service which gives customers a real time window into their colocation environment from their computer or smartphone. Since opening their doors in 2001, FORTRUST has maintained 100% continuous critical systems uptime.

"We are thrilled and honored to be selected by CRN," states Rob McClary. "FORTRUST would like to thank CRN for recognizing once again the hard work we put in every single day to maintain our standard of excellence for our customers."

FORTRUST is one of the most progressive high-availability data center services providers in North America, serving clients across the globe who depend on colocation services for a critical lifeline of their business. FORTRUST Denver is the largest data center in the region with over 300,000 square feet and 34 megawatts of data center capacity. FORTRUST offers agile, reliable, sustainable and secure raised floor and modular data center capacity for any-size enterprise supported by optimal power infrastructure and connectivity to safeguard mission-critical business services. In addition to the national headquarters in Denver, FORTRUST has data center locations in Phoenix, Arizona and Edison, New Jersey.

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