Dallas, Texas, October 30, 2012– VAZATA, a full service cloud infrastructure, managed services and colocation provider, secures data center facilities by implementing inclement weather protocols. The company operates a Northern Virginia data center that was geographically at risk due to Hurricane Sandy. Throughout the period of the storm, VAZATA personnel remained on-site to monitor and provide hourly status reports for all systems and operations. “We implemented our inclement weather protocols and verified all mission critical systems over the weekend,” said David MacGrandle, COO for VAZATA. “We posted on-site engineers to monitor systems and guide proactive communication to our customer base. Fortunately, we did not have any outages.” About VAZATA 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 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. In 2011, VAZATA was the first company to receive an Authority to Operate as a cloud services technology provider to federal agencies. The backbone of support is its purpose built IaaS supported by three world class data centers, which have all achieved FISMA and SSAE 16 Type II compliance. Data centers are located in Texas and Northern Virginia.