LoadSpring Expands Global Project Management Cloud With Colocation Presence in Canada

LoadSpring Solutions Inc., a cloud-based solutions provider for the Project Management market, has announced the launch of its fourth contracted, Tier 4, colocation facility in Toronto, Canada through managed IT services provider SunGard.

The new colocation facility is part of LoadSpring’s GlobalCloud network, its location aware product that enables users to run Project Management software from the closest data center premises. LoadSpring now has data centers located in Boston, MA; San Diego, CA; London, United Kingdom; and Toronto, Canada.

Fortune 100 clients

colocation-canada-sungardThe addition of the Canadian data center would enhance performance for LoadSpring’s enterprise customers while expanding the company’s target market for cloud hosting options. The colocation facility in Canada would also meet the needs of customers who have government specific data housing restrictions.

Founded in 1999, LoadSpring supports Fortune 100 companies in the following industries: Architecture; Engineering and Construction; Manufacturing; Real Estate Services; Financial; Gas; Energy/Utilities; City, State and Federal Government; and Healthcare.

SunGard serves approximately 25,000 customers in more than 70 countries and has approximately 17,000 employees. The company provides software and processing solutions for financial services, education and the public sector. SunGard also provides disaster recovery services, managed IT services, information availability consulting services and business continuity management software. With annual revenue of over $4.0 billion, SunGard is one of the largest privately held IT software and services companies.