Global Data Center Solutions Provider CyrusOne to Sponsor Third Annual SIM Houston CIO Charity Golf Tournament
Platinum sponsor CyrusOne supports growing Houston charity golf tournament to benefit nonprofit organizations focused on STEM-based programs
DALLAS (April 22, 2016) – Global data center solutions provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is pleased to announce its continuation of support for the Society of Information Management (SIM) through its platinum sponsorship of the third annual Houston CIO Charity Golf Tournament. SIM is Houston’s premier network for IT executives and thought leaders. The tournament takes place April 23 at the Golf Club of Houston, home to the Shell Houston Open. All proceeds help support local nonprofit organizations promoting STEM-based education.
“We’re happy to continue our support of this event for the third consecutive year,” said Scott Brueggeman, chief marketing officer, CyrusOne. “CyrusOne is fully committed to the Houston market, and we are honored to be a part of an event that supports so many of the Houston SIM charities. We see this sponsorship as an opportunity to invest in a program that is beneficial to the growth and innovation of this industry through the preparation of future IT professionals.”
This year’s tournament supports several local STEM-based, nonprofit organizations, including Genesys Works, the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP), and the Management Information Systems Student Organization (MISSO). Genesys Works aims to enable inner-city high school students to discover professional opportunities by breaking down stereotypical barriers and educating students on potential career opportunities, especially within the information technology realm. Dedicated to advancing the IT profession through professional development, the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) seeks to support IT education and national policies. The Management Information Systems Student Organization serves to help position students at the University of Houston for real-world professional development and jump-start students’ careers.
SIM collects the intellectual capital of IT leaders nationwide and offers resources such as face-to-face meetings and networking, partnerships, online tools, publications, outreach opportunities, and scholarships that professionals need in order to do business better. For more information about SIM Houston or the CIO Charity Golf Tournament, visit www.simhouston.org.
CyrusOne operates more than 30 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia. CyrusOne provides customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific IT growth needs. CyrusOne facilities are engineered to include the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability, including an architecture with the highest available power redundancy (2N).
Renowned for exceptional service, building enduring customer relationships, and high customer satisfaction levels, CyrusOne serves nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 170 of the Fortune 1000 among its more than 940 customers.
CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for more than 940 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 170 of the Fortune 1000 or equivalent-sized companies.
CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise customers require, and are delivered through a tailored, customer-service-focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s National IX platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its more than 30 data centers worldwide. Additional information about CyrusOne can be found at www.cyrusone.com.
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