Plano, Texas, April 17, 2013 – VAZATA, a full service cloud infrastructure, managed services and colocation provider, joins The American Council for Technology -Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) to advance its Government sector presence.

Annie Williams, Vice President of Federal Sales, said, “ACT-IAC provides a collaborative platform for industry and government interaction. I recently attended ACT-IAC’s Small Business Conference and the exposure, content and quality of attendees were excellent. We’ll continue to leverage this important organization as we expand our presence and establish greater mindshare in the government sector.”

VAZATA presently works with an extensive portfolio of federal government customers. The company was one of the first providers to receive an “Authority to Operate” (ATO) under the government’s “Cloud First” initiative. Annie Williams joined VAZATA’s team in early March, 2013 and brings with her extensive experience in the government space. VAZATA’s infrastructure is FISMA compliant and the company operates a data center in Manassas, Virginia as well as additional facilities in Texas. For more information, please visit 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.