Latisys, a provider of hybrid cloud hosting and data center solutions has announced an IT Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) agreement with Accelerated Payment Technologies. (APT) the integrated payment technology company providing secure credit card payment solutions.
In an effort to gain economic benefits and IT performance improvements, APT chose Latisys to consolidate multiple hosting providers to a private cloud environment with dedicated switching and a PCI compliant hosting environment to underpin its payment processing services.
By consolidating onto Latisys national IaaS platform, APT was also able to deploy a highly resilient disaster recovery (DR) service, enabling them to automatically and instantaneously move their entire business workload from one site to another.
Commenting on the deployment, Greg Klinedinst, APT’s Production Operations Engineer noted, “Latisys’ proven technology and PCI compliant platform, combined with their financial services, payments, and security expertise, enabled us to achieve significant IT performance improvements while also freeing up critical resources to focus on the business while Latisys managed the IT infrastructure.”
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