2014 VAZATA Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament

2014 VAZATA Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament
Dallas, Texas, October 28, 2014, 2014 – VAZATA, a full service cloud infrastructure, managed hosting and colocation provider, hosted the company’s first 2014 Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament on October 22, 2014.

The event, held at the River Club in Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas, welcomed over 70 participants that competed for prizes provided by VAZATA, WinStar World Casino and the event sponsors including: tw telecom, Veeam, Brocade and Fortinet. The venue is home to FC Dallas of Major League Soccer, a strategic customer of VAZATA.

“We are a relationship-driven business with a corporate culture centered on the customer experience. Hosting this tournament was a way for us to have some fun with our customers and form some new relationships in the process. We appreciate the support of our sponsors, all of whom we work with on a daily basis to deliver our world-class cloud hosting and data center solutions,” said John Greenwood, EVP of Sales and Marketing for VAZATA.

“No matter how you look at it, everyone who attended last week’s 2014 VAZATA Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament walked away a winner. tw telecom was proud to help sponsor this very fun and engaging event. The evening was great fun. It’s always great to see our clients and partners outside the office. When you conduct business with people you like and whose company you enjoy, I truly consider them friends of tw telecom,” said Lance Steckel, Senior Director – City Sales for tw telecom.

“My customers thoroughly enjoyed the VAZATA Poker event from the beginning to the end. It was a unique way to socialize with technology partners in a fun setting”, said Heather Cox Inside Sales Associate for Brocade.

VAZATA will host their next poker event Spring of 2015.


VAZATA is a complex managed hosting, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and colocation provider serving Global 1000 businesses, U.S. Federal Government Agencies and Mid-Market Enterprises. The company, headquartered in Plano Texas, provides highly secure, stable, and scalable technology solutions that meet the challenges of its global customers using a proprietary cloud architecture called vStructure™. The vStructure™ IaaS platform allows for enhanced computing capabilities, accessibility, and fiscal viability in solutions designed to grow with organizations of all sizes.

VAZATA’s IaaS architecture supports customers in their hosting needs and also provides solutions for disaster recovery and business continuity for mission critical applications. The backbone of support is its purpose built IaaS supported by four world class data centers, which have all achieved FISMA and SSAE 16, Type 2 compliance. VAZATA’s data centers are located in Texas and Northern Virginia.

Contact Information
Alma Coronado
6900 Dallas Parkway, Ste. 800
Plano, Texas 75024