i/o Data Centers Sponsors WM Phoenix Open

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – i/o Data Centers (“i/o”), the leading provider of Data Center as a Service (DCaaS™), today announced that it has renewed its sponsorship of the WM Phoenix Open. For the second consecutive year, i/o will serve as the Official Data Center Provider of the 76th annual WM Phoenix Open, which will be held the week of January 31 through February 6, at the TPC Scottsdale Stadium Course.

Mike McQuaid, Tournament Chairman for the WM Phoenix Open expressed, “We are thrilled to have i/o on board again this year. As a premier sponsor, i/o will ensure that we continue to stage one of the most innovative events while at the same time broadening our charitable efforts.”

“The WM Phoenix Open provides i/o with a unique opportunity to give back to the people, business and communities that have supported and contributed to our success,” added i/o CEO George Slessman. “We share the Thunderbirds’ passion for community involvement and look forward to a successful tournament this year.”

i/o’s WM Phoenix Open highlights:

– The i/o Pro-Am will take place on Monday, January 31st at the TPC Scottsdale Stadium Course.

– i/o will host a poker tournament in the i/o Corporate Village with all proceeds to benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital.

– i/o will showcase the i/o ANYWHERE™ modular data center service on one of the world’s largest multi-touch screens at i/o’s Corporate Village tent.

i/o ANYWHERE™ is a fully integrated modular data center service that allows enterprises, governments, and service providers to deploy data center capacity anywhere in the world, quicker and more cost-effectively than a traditional data center implementation.

New this year is the i/o Webcam at the famed 16th hole. i/o will deliver a live video stream from No. 16 to provide access to the best seats on the green.

Visit http://www.wmphoenixopen.com on Wednesday, February 2 at 3:30 p.m. MST to view the action live.