AISN Welcomes Microsoft’s Fifth Mecklenburg County, Va., Expansion
Summary: Managed services provider AIS Network, a contractor for the Commonwealth of Virginia, applauds Microsoft’s fifth expansion in Mecklenburg County, Va. AISN is a Microsoft Tier 1 Cloud Service Provider and carries Microsoft Azure on its statewide contract (VA-120146).
McLean, Va. — November 25, 2016 — AIS Network, a secure and compliant cloud managed services expert serving large enterprises in the health care, pharmaceutical, government, financial industries, international corporations and The Commonwealth of Virginia, welcomes Microsoft in its fifth expansion in Mecklenburg County, Va. AISN, a Microsoft Tier 1 Cloud Service Provider, carries Microsoft Azure on its statewide contract (VA-120146).
“We thank Governor Terry McAuliffe for approval of a $500,000 grant from the Commonwealth’s Opportunity Fund to assist Mecklenburg County with the project,” said AISN CEO Jay Atkinson. “As a reseller of Azure and provider of Azure managed services to commercial, government and education clients, AISN helps our clients optimize and manage its Azure platform to save time, money and resources.”
Microsoft will invest $251.6 million to expand its data center site in the county and will create 44 new jobs.
According to Gov. McAuliffe, since 2010, Microsoft has invested nearly $2 billion in the Mecklenburg facility and created more than 250 jobs.
AISN is a SWaM-certified small business (#723554) and the preeminent cloud hosting provider for the Commonwealth of Virginia as well as numerous international commercial enterprises seeking the highest levels of compliance and responsiveness.
About AIS Network
AIS Network takes highly regulated businesses and governments to the cloud. AISN is the high compliance, secure cloud hosting and managed services expert serving large enterprises in the health care, pharmaceutical, government and financial industries, notably numerous international corporations and the Commonwealth of Virginia. When our clients’ highly regulated data, applications, payment portals and websites are simply too critical or complex to entrust to a commodity hosting provider, they call us for help. We engineer, customize and manage high-performance, secure cloud and disaster recovery solutions. Our clients never worry about whether their IT environment can pass a HIPAA, PCI, FISMA, SOX or other compliance audit, because we pass ours 100% of the time. We value highly giving our clients all of the personalized attention that they deserve, while also helping them to audit their infrastructure, reduce their IT compliance risk, avoid costly regulatory mistakes and lower costs for their business and their customers. AISN is small business-certified (SWaM #723554). Visit www.aisn.net.