QTS to integrate Virtustream solution into national data center platform

QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS) and Virtustream have signed a joint cloud hosting and compliance services agreement.

QTS will host two of Virtustream´s FedRAMP compliant clouds in QTS´ premium data centers in Dallas, Texas and Dulles, Virginia.

Additionally, QTS will deploy Virtustream´s Viewtrust a Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) solution to deliver world-class risk identification and analysis mitigation planning and compliance automation as part of QTS´ portfolio of data centers and IT infrastructure services.

Virtustream is a leading provider of cloud software and services to government agencies in the US and Europe. The company has received a P-ATO from the Joint Authorization Board for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) and will leverage QTS´ FedRAMP controls and processes as Virtustream seeks to expand its FedRAMP compliant service offerings.

QTS´ Vault campus in Dulles Va. provides one of the most physically secure and federally-compliant hosting and data center solutions. Featuring 64,000 sq. ft. of premium data center space, QTS Dulles is a 7.3-megawatt, LEED® Silver certified data center delivering colocation, managed and cloud services requiring FISMA, DIACAP and FedRAMP compliance.

QTS´ Dallas mega data center is strategically located on a 40-acre campus less than five minutes from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and ensures optimal, fiber-rich connectivity coast-to-coast. QTS Dallas-Fort Worth is a LEED® Gold Certified 700,000 sq. ft. facility capable of providing up to 230,000 sq. ft. of raised floor. Its diverse fiber network connections allow QTS to provide carrier-neutral connectivity with maximum flexibility, providing convenient access to the area´s numerous network providers.

QTS Realty Trust provides secure, compliant data center solutions, hybrid cloud and fully managed services.