Customers will benefit from next-generation products, enhanced security and data features
RESTON, Virginia, Sept. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- GTL, the leading provider of correctional technology solutions and an innovator in payment services solutions for government, today announced a major investment in data storage, security and integrity by installing EMC® VMAX® All Flash storage systems to support its data infrastructure and its industry-leading data analysis services.
"GTL continues to invest in top-of-the-line, cutting-edge systems that will be going into our National Data Centers," said Garth Johnson, Senior Vice President of Operations at GTL. "We chose EMC Corporation because their technology allows GTL to store, manage, protect and analyze our valued customer information in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient manner. This investment in EMC's VMAX All Flash arrays puts GTL in an elite category of high-performance systems companies. We are working diligently to put this new technology into production so our customers can continue to benefit from the latest in next-generation products."
"It goes without saying that data center failures, security breaches and data loss are inherent dangers in our industry, as demonstrated by a recent event with one of our competitors. As an industry leader, GTL continues to invest in our infrastructure — not only invest but work closely with the best in the industry," added Mr. Johnson.
"EMC VMAX All Flash arrays deliver the legendary reliability and flexibility of the VMAX platform while improving on performance and driving better economics than traditional enterprise disk-based arrays," said Gail Greener, Vice President, Product Management, at EMC. "When service providers deploy VMAX All Flash arrays in their data centers, they're able to pass those benefits on directly to their customers. Designed to support the most mission-critical systems and applications, VMAX All Flash delivers six-nines availability, which translates into an extremely reliable service for GTL's users."
GTL is the leading provider of integrated correctional technology solutions, delivering financial value, security, and ease of operation to our customers through visionary products and solutions at the forefront of corrections innovation. As a trusted correctional industry leader, GTL provides service to approximately fifty percent of inmates nationwide, including service to 33 state departments of corrections, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and 32 of the largest city/county facilities. GTL is headquartered in Reston, Virginia, with more than 10 regional offices across the country. To find out more about GTL, please visit our website www.gtl.net. You can also view us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.
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