No matter how complex your information systems needs are Diversified Media Data Services (DMDS) can identify, design, implement and, most importantly, manage your business’ technical infrastructure. Our management services will reduce costs and the strain on your IT staff, while housing your data, email, websites and applications in local, secure, enterprise-class data centers.
Diversified Media Data Services is proud to be a privately-held and locally-owned organization. As we continue to grow in size and scope, our own community commitments are always top-of-mind. DMDS is a member of our local Chamber of Commerce and Industry, we support a number of non-profit organizations such as local food shelves, Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity and technology education efforts in Minnesota. We believe in not just being located in a community, but being actively part of it.
Our Data Centers
We contract with several Tier III data centers to maintain a diverse presence across the Midwest allowing unrivaled connectivity our clients need for today’s demanding applications.
SSAE 16 Type II Accredited
Diversified Media Data Services facilities are SSAE 16 Type II accredited which assures the highest level of operational availability. Settle for nothing less than enterprise-grade, highly-available infrastructure to support your critical business needs.
Kansas City, Missouri (KCMO DC)
In the heart of the Midwest is the latest addition to our data center locations. Often referred to as the new Silicon Valley, Kansas City is unique because of its central connectivity and affordable, yet extremely reliable, utility infrastructure. In fact, Kansas City Power and Light (KCP&L) has been named the most reliable utility in the Great Plains region.
The KCMO network was designed with redundancy and scalability in mind. At the edge, we utilize multiple ten gigabit connections from tier one upstream peers including Hurricane Electric and Cogent Communications. The KCMO location has 24×7 security and on-site technicians, industrial cooling, UPS systems and diesel generators with fuel delivery contracts to assure guaranteed continuous availability. A majority of our Disaster Recovery, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure and Managed Hosting services are migrating to the Kansas City facility, due to the unsurpassed reliability.
Minneapolis, Minnesota (MPLS DC)
Located in downtown Minneapolis, MN, The 511 Building, also known as the Minnesota Technology Center or the “most wired building in Minnesota” is an industry-leading colocation facility that offers all of the internet connectivity, power and security your business needs for servers and equipment located off-site. We offer Managed VM Hosting, Colocation and dedicated hardware services in addition to monitoring, maintenance and management solutions for existing colocated equipment in the 511 Building.
St. Cloud, Minnesota (STCD DC)
About 60 miles northwest of the Twin Cities, we use the Vaultas IT Data Center in St. Cloud, MN. The facility features 10,000+ square feet of data center space with access to multiple regional, national and international fiber carriers. This access ensures reliability and a maximized coverage footprint. Vaultas has 24×7 on-site security, industrial cooling systems, UPS systems, redundant power sources and modern fire suppression systems. With this location, we can easily meet or exceed the hosting requirements for almost all small-business customers.