VAZATA Takes Colo to the Cloud with Enhanced Offering

Plano, Texas – September 27, 2011 – VAZATA, formerly named Horizon Data Center Solutions, announces an enhanced offering that enables traditional colocation customers to easily and cost-effectively explore the benefits of cloud solutions through the company’s robust vStructure™, an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) platform. “We’ve listened to the market and responded with unique solutions[…]

Horizon Data Center Solutions Changes Name to VAZATA

Dallas, Texas – Sept. 21, 2011 — Cloud computing and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider Horizon Data Center Solutions has announced a corporate name change to more accurately reflect the company’s offering and future vision. Lance Black, CEO, said, “We’re excited to announce our new name: VAZATA. We’ve been rapidly evolving the business well beyond our early[…]

IMS Provides Best-In-Class IaaS Through Partnership with VAZATA

PLANO, Texas –(Business Wire)–Innovative Management Solutions (IMS) and VAZATA (formerly Horizon Data Center Solutions) are elevating their partnership to provide best-in-class application hosting to Oracle (News – Alert) end users. “This strategic partnership will provide our customers access to the best available Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), in VAZATA’s purpose built cloud computing environment,” says[…]

Federal Cloud Initiative Moves Forward as General Services Administration Grants First “Authority to Operate” to Horizon Data Center Solutions and EyakTek

Dallas – July 5, 2011 – Horizon Data Center Solutions has received a formal “Authority to Operate” (ATO) as a cloud computing solutions provider to the federal government after completing a lengthy eight month Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) compliance process. The company and their federal technology integration partner, Eyak Technology, LLC (EyakTek) are[…]

Virtualization Tools Enhance IT Department Abilities

Dallas, Texas – May 25, 2011 — Horizon Data Center Solutions has completed the full integration of VMware’s vCloud Director, adding new capabilities to its vStructure enterprise-class Infrastructure as a Service offering. For many existing VMware customers, including those using vSphere, this introduces an entirely new means of deploying, provisioning and managing the capacity of[…]

Cloud First Computing Options on NASA SEWP IV Contract Now Available from Affigent (formerly TKC Integration Services, LLC) and Partner Horizon Data Center Solutions

Washington, DC – March 18, 2011 — Top SEWP IV contractor Affigent (formerly TKC Integration Services, LLC), a Washington, D.C. area company that provides a comprehensive range of lifecycle technology solutions to the federal government, has teamed with Horizon Data Center Solutions of Plano, Texas, to offer Cloud Computing solutions to government agencies through their[…]

Horizon closes in on becoming federal IaaS provider

US data center services company Horizon is making a big push into the market for providing cloud services to the US federal government. The firm has recently completed the document submission process for securing accreditation to become a technology services provider to government agencies, Horizon CEO Lance Black told DatacenterDynamics. Leveraging cloud-based services is a[…]