It’s the holiday season and 2019 is fast approaching! Before we hit the new year, and with the warm feelings of the holiday spirit all around us, we wanted to take a moment to thank our customers, employees, and everyone who’s supported LightBound.
Our success is thanks to you, not only during this incredible year of 2018, but during all of the years since LightBound’s founding in 1994. Thank you!
As you may have already heard or read in our announcement, LightBound will soon be merging with DataBank, a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, connectivity, and managed services. We are looking forward to an amazing future with DataBank!
We could not be more excited at LightBound for this incredible opportunity because, as Raul K. Martynek, CEO of DataBank, explained, the merger will combine LightBound’s strengths “in colocation, connectivity, and managed services with DataBank’s broad product offering and national footprint.”
“Joining DataBank is an outstanding opportunity for LightBound, its employees and customers.” – Jack Carr, CEO of LightBound
DataBank’s customer-centric approach is why we chose to “combine with their team and be able to expand our offering and geographic footprint,” explained our very own CEO, Jack Carr.
As you may already know, this merger will not impact your existing relationship or services with LightBound. DataBank’s services are a great complement to LightBound’s services.
— DataBank_Ltd (@DataBank_Ltd) December 17, 2018
DataBank’s portfolio of solutions will gain the following services from LightBound:
- Cloud services
Here are some facts to know about DataBank:
- DataBank offers customers 100% uptime availability of data, applications, and infrastructure anchored in world-class facilities
- DataBank’s customized technology solutions are designed to help customers effectively manage risk, improve their technology performance, and allow them to focus on their core business objectives
- DataBank is headquartered in the historic former Federal Reserve Bank Building, in downtown Dallas, TX
- DataBank will operate 17 data centers in 9 US Markets, including Dallas, Minneapolis, Kansas City, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Salt Lake City, Baltimore, Atlanta, and now Indianapolis
We will keep you informed with more information about our integration as the latest developments happen. Thank you again for your continued support and trust. We look forward to a wonderful year ahead!