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December 06, 2013

Webtrends Starts SaaS Operations at ViaWest's Data Center Hillsboro

Webtrends has announced that it is starting its SaaS (News - Alert) operations at ViaWest's Data Center Complex in Hillsboro, OR.

Webtrends specializes in offering digital solutions that help brands recognize consumer behaviors and enable them to act on those insights in the very moment they need to act. The company currently serves big brands including, Lloyds Banking Group, Barclays, HSBC, ASOS, Microsoft (News - Alert), BMW, Toyota,, AllSaints, The Telegraph and many more.

The company has experienced phenomenal growth in the past few years and has now decided to expand to ViaWest's Data Center Complex to keep up with its growing customers need and demand.

"We handle billions of transactions a day and reliability, availability and security are primary considerations for Webtrends and our customers," said Bruce Kenny, Executive Vice President of Product at Webtrends.

ViaWest’s Hillsboro data center complex is spread across 50,000 square feet of usable space and includes latest energy-efficient systems. It is the largest SSAE 16/SOC 1, SOC 2 and SOC 3-compliant facility in the state of Oregon.

"ViaWest provides world-class operations with proactive compliance with SSAE 16/SOC 1, 2 and 3 and overall security. This and their partnering model was a crucial factor in our choosing them as our data center partner. We are pleased to expand with ViaWest as they share our fanatical focus on being the very best stewards of our customers' digital assets," Kenny added.

The facility offers 8.5-megawatt of backup power generation, which is a plus point for Webtrends to continue its operations without any power cuts and interruption.

Jim Linkous, Regional Vice President Sales and General Manager for ViaWest said "Webtrends requirements are at the highest levels of compliance and security with a 24/7 workload. We are proud that we met their stringent demands and that Webtrends entrusted ViaWest with continuing their unmatched reliability and security record.”

ViaWest is a privately-held cloud computing and managed services provider in North America with 27 data centers across the country.

Edited by Cassandra Tucker

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