MIAMI – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – ColoHouse, a leading IT platform provider offering colocation, cloud and IT services, announces the acquisition of Steadfast, a cloud, bare metal and data center provider in the Midwest. The acquisition includes three colocation data center locations, as well as proven enterprise-class hosting and cloud solutions. Over the past 20 years, Steadfast has provided personalized services at all stages of IT architecture, design, management and planning for infrastructure expansion.
“2021 has been a busy year for ColoHouse. We are delighted to welcome Paul Voswinkel and his team to Steadfast to strengthen an already powerful and robust IT platform over a diverse geographic footprint, ”said Paul Bint, CEO of ColoHouse. “Steadfast brings strong and comprehensive cloud solution offerings to the ColoHouse portfolio, further enriching an already strong cloud portfolio. With this acquisition, ColoHouse adds two data centers in the Midwest’s most connected buildings – 725 S. Wells and 350 E. Cermak in Chicago. Additionally, we acquired the Steadfast location in the Iron Mountain building in Edison, New Jersey.
“What ColoHouse is building is really something that no other company is doing in our space. The ColoHouse team has the vision to build a business that aligns with the Steadfast motto, ‘We make IT work so you can take care of your business’Adds Paul Voswinkel, CFO and Interim CEO of Steadfast, who was advised by Houlihan Lokey during the acquisition process. “ColoHouse brings together the best digital infrastructure solutions to create a single IT vendor capable of delivering complete business solutions. The Steadfast team, associated with the ColoHouse group, will be the most talented team in the industry specializing in stack IT products.
“Over the past year, ColoHouse has grown its retail space from two flagship data center locations to nine data center locations offering colocation footprints ranging from half cabinets to large data center lobbies. several megawatts. The acquisition of Steadfast further strengthens the partnership and presence of fifteen to forty-seven Critical Realty Systems (1547) and ColoHouse in Chicago and the Midwest. ColoHouse continues to position itself in key markets across the United States, ”comments John Bonczek, Director of Revenue for ColoHouse and 1547.“ With the acquisition of the colocation space from Steadfast at 725 S. Wells, ColoHouse will launch its second retail colocation location in a 1547 apartment building.
In 2021, ColoHouse added:
Seven metro locations in Dallas, Phoenix, Albany, Colorado Springs, Philadelphia, Chicago and Edison (in addition to existing locations in Orangeburg, NY, Miami, FL and The Hague, Netherlands)
Enterprise cloud solutions including private cloud (VMware), hybrid cloud, and public cloud connectivity
Cloud storage with Wasabi Cloud Storage
Virtual data center platform
Cloud hubs in Atlanta and Phoenix
Over 1,500 bare metal customers
Backup, disaster recovery and DRaaS
ColoHouse will continue to run integrations of Lume Cloud, Data102, Quonix, Turnkey Internet and Steadfast throughout 2022. The company is focused on building a leading edge computing platform and unique partnerships and customer experiences .
We make IT work so you can take care of your business. Cloud consulting, engineering and hosting specialists for over 20 years, Steadfast offers personalized services at all stages from design and deployment to maintenance and expansion planning. As an extension of your team, Steadfast alleviates technological constraints, simplifies your life and allows you to focus more on your core business. www.steadfast.net
ColoHouse is a global retail colocation, cloud and managed services provider with 28 locations in 22 cities across North America, Europe and Asia. Our comprehensive suite of colocation, cloud and managed services provide our customers the flexibility to tailor their IT infrastructure needs to meet their business goals. We are focused on providing quality infrastructure, services and support, giving our customers the ability to allocate more resources to their core business. For more information, please visit www.colohouse.com.