ATLANTA, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- AtlantaNAP (www.atlantanap.com), a premier co-location facility, today announced its newest client, Piedmont Healthcare.
As part of continual operational excellence planning and to support future growth, Piedmont will use AtlantaNAP to provide a primary data center facility for its healthcare operations. The facility will host data processing for clinical and administrative systems, including diagnostic imaging, cancer services, surgical and medical systems. Piedmont cited the ease of operating, network availability, world-class operational redundancy and overall security were deciding factors in the decision.
"After an extensive review process, Piedmont selected AtlantaNAP because we were impressed with the company's leadership, equipment and facilities, advanced security and world-class operational redundancy. We are confident that AtlantaNAP will provide our organization with a high-performing data center for many years to come," said Ed Lovern, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer for Piedmont Healthcare.
President Jeff Hinkle is delighted to have Piedmont as a customer. "We are thrilled that the principals of Piedmont see the advantages of our facility and our organization and have entrusted their primary operations to us," said Hinkle. "We look forward to a long and successful relationship helping Piedmont operate efficiently with the highest levels of uptime within our enterprise-class facility."
AtlantaNAP is a premier Atlanta co-location facility implemented by Global Net Access, LLC (www.gnax.net) and located in the historic West end of Atlanta. AtlantaNAP completed the expansion of their new Enterprise Data Center in May 2008, which added 12,500 additional square feet of cage and cabinet co-location space. Recently, the company completed a second expansion of the space by an additional 13,500 feet.
AtlantaNAP provides cage co-location and cabinet co-location to a variety of Enterprise and Corporate clients. For more information please visit www.AtlantaNAP.com or call 404-230-9150.
About Piedmont Healthcare:
Piedmont Healthcare (PHC), a not-for-profit organization, is the parent company of Piedmont Hospital, a 481-bed acute tertiary care facility in the north Atlanta community of Buckhead. Piedmont Hospital offers all major medical, surgical and diagnostic services, and was named Best in Atlanta for Overall Cardiac Care and Cardiac Surgery (2008 and 2009) by HealthGrades(R) (a leading healthcare ratings company) and one of the nation's Most Wired hospitals for five consecutive years in the 100 Most Wired Survey and Benchmarking Study. PHC also includes Piedmont Fayette Hospital, a 143-bed, acute-care community hospital in Fayetteville; Piedmont Mountainside Hospital, a 42-bed community hospital in Jasper; and Piedmont Newnan Hospital, a 143-bed, acute-care community hospital in Newnan. Piedmont Healthcare also is the parent company of the Piedmont Heart Institute (PHI), which combines over 60 renowned cardiovascular specialists in the Piedmont Heart Institute Physicians with more than 30 offices across north Georgia, and the 162-bed Fuqua Heart Center of Atlanta; Piedmont Philanthropy, the philanthropic entity for private fundraising initiatives; the Piedmont Physicians Group, with more than 100 primary care physicians in 30 offices throughout metro Atlanta; and the Piedmont Clinic, a 600-member physician network. For more information, visit piedmont.org.
Contact: Eric Blaier Vice President of Sales & Marketing firstname.lastname@example.org 404-230-9150 ext. 241
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