QTS Announces Private Connectivity to Oracle Cloud Now Available in Nine Major Markets
QTS software defined data centers to benefit from hybrid connectivity to Oracle Cloud
Dec 6, 2018
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Responding to increasing demand for hybrid IT solutions, QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS), a leading provider of software defined and mega-scale data center solutions, and a Silver level member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork(OPN), today announced availability of private connectivity to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure from 12 QTS data centers in nine major markets.
QTS' expanding portfolio of direct, private connectivity solutions includes access to the world's largest cloud providers ensuring high-throughput, and low-latency access over a single interface. For Oracle, via Oracle Cloud Infrastructure FastConnect, QTS provides customers dedicated and private cloud access that helps ensure reliability and performance of critical enterprise applications running on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.
Oracle customers in QTS data centers benefit from reliable network access to their cloud data and applications. This enables improved performance, enhanced control, flexibility, and scalability that can provide access to critical business data and functions.
QTS private connectivity for Oracle is initially available in QTS data centers in Phoenix, AZ; Chicago, IL; Ashburn (3), VA; Suwanee, GA and Atlanta, GA; Irving, TX; Piscataway, NJ; Richmond, VA; Santa Clara, CA; and Miami, FL.
"QTS is focused on providing enterprise customers with a variety of hybrid colocation and multi-cloud solutions that leverage the world's leading cloud platforms," said Clint Heiden, Chief Revenue Officer, QTS. "QTS provides Oracle customers with a secure, software defined networking experience that facilitates the deployment of their hybrid IT initiatives."
QTS' innovative software defined data center platform (SDP) serves as the foundation of QTS' connectivity platform that enables access to public and private cloud solutions. Using SDP, customers can view and manage their hybrid cloud infrastructure and connectivity.
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure FastConnect enables enterprise cloud connectivity to Oracle Cloud from trusted enterprise data centers. Connecting directly to the Oracle Cloud through Oracle FastConnect enables a fast, private connection to the industry's broadest and most integrated cloud platform, with a complete range of services across Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS). Organizations around the world are using Oracle Cloud to innovate faster, improve customer engagement, drive business-process efficiency, and accelerate digital transformation.
Overall, QTS operates 25 data centers encompassing 6 million+ square feet, 650+ megawatts of available utility power capacity, and access to 500+ networks including connectivity on-ramps to four of the world's five largest public clouds.
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.
About Oracle PartnerNetwork
Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) is Oracle's partner program that provides partners with a differentiated advantage to develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle's products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle's growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to be recognized and rewarded for their investment in Oracle Cloud. Partners engaging with Oracle will be able to differentiate their Oracle Cloud expertise and success with customers through the OPN Cloud program – an innovative program that complements existing OPN program levels with tiers of recognition and progressive benefits for partners working with Oracle Cloud. To find out more visit: http://www.oracle.com/partners/index.html.
About Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure is an enterprise Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) platform. Companies of all sizes rely on Oracle Cloud to run enterprise and cloud native applications with mission-critical performance and core-to-edge security. By running both traditional and new workloads on a comprehensive cloud that includes compute, storage, networking, database, and containers, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure can dramatically increase operational efficiency and lower total cost of ownership. For more information, visit https://cloud.oracle.com/iaas.
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Carter B. Cromley
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