FAIR Health Chooses QTS to Host Largest US Private Claims Repository
Multi-data center agreement features solution portability and software-defined networking enabling seamless disaster recovery solution
Aug 22, 2018
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Responding to increasing demand for highly flexible IT infrastructure solutions, QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS), a leading provider of hybrid colocation and mega-scale data center solutions, today announced an agreement to deploy a multi-data center hybrid colocation solution for FAIR Health, Inc.
FAIR Health is a national, independent nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing transparency to healthcare costs and health insurance information. It possesses the nation's largest collection of private healthcare claims data. FAIR Health licenses data products and analytics to many groups in the healthcare sector and provides free consumer resources online and through mobile Apps.
FAIR Health requires flexible and scalable IT infrastructure to support a variety of data products, analytical tools and processing systems utilized by insurers and self-insurers, third-party claims administrators, employers, providers, hospitals and healthcare systems, government agencies, researchers and others.
Facing rapid business expansion, FAIR Health chose QTS for hybrid colocation along with a geographically dispersed disaster recovery solution. The QTS environment leverages software-deﬁned control, real-time analytics, and highly flexible connectivity featuring PacketFabric's cloud networking technologies.
QTS worked closely with FAIR Health to design the solution that connects FAIR Health's primary production environment with a separate testing center and disaster recovery solution located in another part of the country.
"FAIR Health required a highly flexible, secure and scalable IT infrastructure solution optimized for our rapid business growth," said Robin Gelburd, President, FAIR Health. "We are very pleased with QTS' ability to provide solution portability, allowing us to adjust our services and locations based on our expanding IT needs."
"QTS is focused on delivering a software-defined data center experience that meets our customers' exacting business requirements," said Clint Heiden, Chief Revenue Officer, QTS. "We are pleased to provide FAIR Heath with a differentiated hybrid colocation solution engineered to scale precisely to meet their specific business needs."
QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: QTS) is a leading provider of data center solutions across a diverse footprint spanning more than 6 million square feet of owned mega scale data center space throughout North America. Through its software-defined technology platform, QTS is able to deliver secure, compliant infrastructure solutions, robust connectivity and premium customer service to leading hyperscale technology companies, enterprises, and government entities. Visit QTS at www.qtsdatacenters.com, call toll-free 877.QTS.DATA or follow on Twitter @DataCenters_QTS.
Carter B. Cromley
SOURCE QTS Realty Trust, Inc.