Press Release: Zunesis Offers STaaS in the FORTRUST Data Center

Zunesis joins with Zadara Storage to offer storage-as-a-service housed in the FORTRUST data center in Denver.

Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 06, 2015

Last month, Zunesis announced their new partnership with Zadara Storage, a provider of enterprise-class storage-as-a-service (STaaS). They are now excited to reveal that they are setting up Zadara Storage in the FORTRUST data center located in Denver, Colorado.

The value of Zadara’s offering is vast in today’s IT world of constantly increasing demands and decreasing budgets. This is a true enterprise-class STaaS on an operating expense (OpEx) basis. Clients are charged only for consumed capacity, which is metered hourly and billed monthly. This eliminates, or at least reduces, the need for purchasing large storage arrays on a capital expense (CapEx) basis.


Placing Zadara storage into the FORTRUST data center offers many benefits to both current and potential clients. Primarily, the idea of STaaS is difficult for many clients to swallow; but by placing Zadara in the data center at FORTRUST, Zunesis will have the ability to perform live demonstrations for clients, allowing clients to see the functionality of the service firsthand.


Mitch Ross, VP of Sales at Zunesis, commented, “Zadara Storage is the perfect solution for many of our clients. Its flexibility allows them to be as hands-on or hands-off as they wish to be, and the OpEx model allows for a seamless online migration to increased or decreased capacity as the client’s needs evolve.”


On October 21, 2015, Zunesis and Zadara will be co-hosting a webinar that will explore in detail the benefits and capabilities of the Zadara cloud that is housed in Denver. For details or to register, please follow this link. All webinar attendees will receive a free power bank.


Interested companies are also encouraged to engage in a free 7-day trial. Whether the interest is to use Zadara for primary storage, DR target, backup capacity, or bursting capacity, Zunesis can help set up the trial in the FORTRUST data center so that clients can test drive the offering for themselves.


About Zunesis
Zunesis is a leading IT solution provider with locations in Colorado and Nevada. Our vision centers around an intense focus on serving our customers and bringing value to their business through strategic IT solutions. In April 2015, Zunesis was named to the CRN TechElite 250 for the 6th consecutive year as a best-of-breed solution provider with deep technical expertise and premier certifications. Later in 2015, they were also added to the CRN Next-Gen 250 list, recognizing them for their innovation and forward-thinking in the industry. For more information visit, the Zunesis Blog; or follow us on LinkedIn.


About Zadara Storage
Zadara Storage is a pioneer provider of enterprise storage-as-a-service, delivering high-performance, highly available and predictable (QoS) for both file and block storage. The company’s patented, software-defined Virtual Private Storage Arrays™ (VPSA™) deliver flexible, multi-tenant enterprise SAN and NAS technology for peta-scale primary and secondary storage. With isolated resources, exceptional data security, management control and predictable performance, VPSAs meet the most stringent Service Level Agreements (SLAs), even in public cloud deployments. Its as-a-service model offers enterprises, SMBs and startups a flexible, agile and cost-efficient storage infrastructure; available on-premises via the groundbreaking OPaaS (On-Premise as a Service) offering, delivering fully managed local storage with consumption pricing. VPSA is also available via a wide range of worldwide cloud and colocation providers, including a value-added relationship with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Dimension Data, CloudSigma, and others. For more information visit or follow us on LinkedIn.


FORTRUST is one of the most progressive high-availability data center services providers in North America, serving clients across the globe who depend on colocation services for a critical lifeline of their business. FORTRUST Denver is the largest data center in the region with over 300,000 square feet and 34 megawatts of data center capacity. FORTRUST offers agile, reliable, sustainable and secure raised floor and modular data center capacity for any-size enterprise supported by optimal power infrastructure and connectivity to safeguard mission-critical business services. In addition to the national headquarters in Denver, FORTRUST has data center locations in Phoenix, Arizona and Edison, New Jersey.

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