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Corporate Data & Voice Solutions will be having their annual event hosted at Tech Vault, a SOC 2, HIPAA, and PCI/DSS compliant data center headquartered in South Burlington, VT. on March 10, 2016

The educational event will be held in a tech centric environment in our data center to learn how HP, ShoreTel and Lifesize are blending the world of premise and hosted in their respected space in the industry. During lunch we will show how these solution providers are leveraging cloud, premise, and hybrid solutions to optimize your infrastructure while maximizing budget.

Lifesize will be presenting on innovative cloud based video conferencing platform. Shoretel will be discussing their newest platform, Shoretel Connect, which adds unified communication tools.

Post the event a happy hour is to be held at ArtsRiot located at 400 Pine Street in Burlington, VT at 3:00 PM EDT.


About the Author: Brian Cauble is Director of Sales & Marketing at Tech Vault – Vermont’s first commercial, LEED certified, carrier neutral, managed data center & co-location facility. Tech Vault provides solutions to issues that are unplanned like power, physical infrastructure, expertise, and security. To learn how your company can benefit or to explore your options, please contact Brian at:, 802 862 5364 ext. 116.



The Progression of Data Center Markets

by Editor on March 2, 2016

Generally, Data Centers have been located in places close to telecommunications infrastructure. However, with connectivity now more widely accessible and available, the smart choice is to have data centers “purposefully designed” rather than built or purchased in a more convenient location. Top data center markets have the critical mass and mix of communications, reliable power, and economic incentives built in for succeeding.

Regional data center markets will develop as a hub and spoke to these top markets and will supplement that growth, not replace it. There are several factors that are key for future growth in these new markets.
• A friendly tax environment
• Low tendency for natural disasters
• Favorable climate/conditions for cooling
• Relatively low cost of power
• Geographic location close to major metro areas (i.e. Boston, New York)
Key factors driving changes in data center markets include:
• Businesses’ dependence on the internet and the preference to house their data and applications close to their offices.
• Content is moving closer to end-users to avoid poor performance and applications are requiring intensive bandwidth.
So, the question is: will these local businesses put all their data in the cloud? Some users will utilize a public cloud while many others pursue a “hybrid cloud.” This means some assets shift to cloud platforms and other applications stay local. Some American “IT” users will want their data and equipment close at hand. Over time their equipment will reside in third-party data centers instead of an IT room or closet. A major determining factor concerning where the data and equipment will reside center around mandatory compliance requirements and which data centers meet or exceed those requirements.

About the author: Brian Cauble is Director of Sales & Marketing at Tech Vault, Vermont’s first commercial, LEED certified, carrier neutral, managed data center & co-location facility. For additional information about how you can leverage the Tech Vault secure data center, please contact Brian at: or 802-862-5364 ext. 116.


The Disaster Recovery Dilemma

September 9, 2015

Organizations that prepare for disruptive events create disaster recovery (DR) and business continuity detailed planning processes. These events might include hurricanes, tornados or simple power outages. Disasters that create IT downtime are numerous and common, spanning the physical and logical, the man-made and natural. Organizations must be resilient to these disasters, and able to operate […]

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How to Protect Your Company Against Security Breaches

June 9, 2015

Massive cyber, security breaches and attacks have many companies around the globe evaluating the risks to their systems. The Internet of Things (IoT) wave of connected devices linking physical objects, like your phones, computers, and tablets to the manufacturer or other devices, also presents new security concerns for your company. While you’re likely busy and […]

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Leveraging a Data Center for Competitive Advantage

March 4, 2015

For companies spread across multiple locations, especially across continents like Europe, Asia, and North America, having a disaster recovery site for your critical applications isn’t a luxury – it’s a necessity. But finding the right site is challenging, because it often must meet multiple requirements. Consider for a moment some of the challenges that you […]

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Tech Vault Inc. and Cabot® Creamery Partner on Data Center Agreement

July 30, 2013

Tech Vault, Inc. announced today that it has entered into a long term agreement with Cabot® Creamery Cooperative Inc. of Cabot, Vermont to support their data center consolidation and technology upgrade efforts. Tech Vault will use state of the art technology to provide Cabot® a secure and efficient hosting environment in its South Burlington facility. […]

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State of Vermont Awards Tech Vault Inc. Long-Term Data Center Agreement

April 11, 2013

Tech Vault, Inc. announced today that the State of Vermont Department of Information and Innovation has recently signed a five-year agreement to provide colocation services to support Vermont’s data center consolidation and technology upgrade efforts. “the move is a win for the State of Vermont, partnering with a Vermont company, enhancing the availability of services […]

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Schneider Electric selects Tech Vault to speak at National Conference

November 27, 2011

Tech Vault will be presenting their case study at the Gartner Data Center Conference in Las Vegas on December 5th.  The presentation will part of the Solution Provider Sessions and will showcase the collaborative effort put forth to design and build the regions first LEED Certified data center.  Tech Vault’s solution to fulfilling a longstanding […]

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Tech Vault a Conference Underwriter for Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility

November 10, 2011

Tech Vault is proud to be a supporter and conference underwriter for the 2011 Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility Fall conference.  The theme of this year’s conference is “Resiliency in Uncertain Times: SR Businesses Working Collaboratively”.  The conference will be held at The Grand Summit at Mount Snow in West Dover, VT from 7:30 a.m. […]

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Tech Vault sponsoring the Vermont Green Summit

November 8, 2011

Tech Vault is proud to be a community sponsor of the Vermont Green Summit on November 9th at Vermont Technical College. The Summit also includes an EXPO open to the public from 10:30-3:30. Stop by and visit us at our booth at the EXPO, and learn about GREEN business in the State of Vermont.

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