20+ Year Industry Veteran to Lead Engineering Across Infomart’s Data Center Portfolio
HILLSBORO, OREGON – MARCH 15, 2016 – Infomart Data Centers, a national wholesale data center provider, announces the appointment of Paul Vaccaro as Senior Vice President of Operations and Engineering. Based in Hillsboro, Oregon, Mr. Vaccaro oversees the design, delivery and management of the company’s entire mission-critical infrastructure as well as the engineering, operations and security staff at company locations. Infomart’s four properties in Dallas, Portland, Silicon Valley and Ashburn consist of over 2.2 million square feet and are home to some of world’s most respected and important IT operations. The combined critical load for company and tenant IT operations across the portfolio exceeds 100 megawatts.
“Paul had a distinguished career at Intel and his reputation as a nationally respected leader in the data center industry is well-earned. We place great value on his experience in developing high-performance teams, and are thrilled to have him bring that level of operational structure, process and discipline to Infomart,” says John Sheputis, President, Infomart Data Centers.
Mr. Vaccaro has over 20 years of technical leadership experience in enterprise IT functions including data center and facilities operations, IT applications and systems, infrastructure management, and best practices for operational efficiency and design. Prior to Infomart, he held numerous senior leadership roles at Intel Corporation, including several global data center leadership positions. In these roles, Mr. Vaccaro was responsible for all aspects of global data center operations, capacity planning, data center manageability, sales and marketing support, engineering and strategic programs, and more. He is the co-author of several Intel IT technical publications on the topics of data center efficiency and retrofit, power density and Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM). A highly regarded industry thought-leader, Mr. Vaccaro is also a regular speaker at the 7×24 Exchange National Conference as well as a founding member of the board of directors of the 7×24 Mission Critical Exchange International – Portland Chapter.
“I am excited to contribute to Infomart Data Centers’ high-performance culture and rapid growth,” states Mr. Vaccaro. “The company’s dedication to furthering technical innovation within a sustainable business model presents a formula for success that resonates deeply with my own experience in the data center industry.”
To learn more about Infomart Data Centers, visit www.infomartdatacenters.com.
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About Infomart Data Centers
Founded in 2006, Infomart Data Centers (formerly Fortune Data Centers) is an award-winning industry leader in building, owning and operating highly efficient, cost-effective wholesale data centers. Each of its national facilities meet or exceed the highest industry standards for data centers in all operational categories of availability, security, connectivity and physical resilience.
Infomart Data Centers offers wholesale and colocation facilities in four markets throughout the United States: San Jose, Calif.; Hillsboro, Ore.; Dallas, Texas; and Ashburn, Va. For more information, please visit www.infomartdatacenters.com or connect with Infomart on Twitter and LinkedIn.