Red River and CyrusOne Helps a Federal Healthcare Agency Modernize IT and Move to the Cloud

Modernizing Information Technology and Migrating to the Cloud

A large federal healthcare agency, needed to modernize its aging storage environment and meet provisions of the Office of Management and Budget’s Cloud First mandate.

The Challenge

Red River is a technology integrator that helps customers optimize business processes and maximize the value of their technology investments. One of Red River’s clients, operating with limited resources presented the challenge. The agency also needed to ensure absolute control and privacy for its storage environment due to the sensitive nature of its data and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance issues.

The Requirements

The healthcare agency required:

  • A flexible and scalable environment to support future growth.
  • Superior physical and logical security.
  • Robust network connectivity.
  • Managed IT services.
  • Enterprise-class data storage.
  • Software/firmware regression testing.
  • Solution development and life cycle management.
  • Worry-free operations and service delivery.


A Reliable Partner for Success

“The agency required additional resources and expertise to deploy private cloud solutions to meet its mission,” said Wade VanGuilder, senior director, technical services for Red River. “It also wanted help with addressing specific storage challenges, managing budget demands and migrating to a new solution.”

Learn how the solution proposed by Red River and CyrusOne enabled the agency to keep patient data on-site, while delivering flexible, scalable as-a-service storage options on demand.

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