Montgomery Westland Acquires Packet Beach
June 3rd, 2011 By: Rich Miller
The Montgomery Westland Data Center, the ultra-secure data bunker near Houston, has acquired managed services provider Packet Beach, the company said today. Packet Beach focuses on cloud computing, virtualization and application development.
Montgomery Westland, previously known as the Westlin Bunker, is located in Montgomery, Texas, about 40 miles from downtown Houston. Montgomery Westland said the acquisition fits into its strategy to expand the company’s managed services offerings for key industry verticals, including oil and gas, healthcare, higher education and financial services.
“Our acquisition of Packet Beach complements Westland’s overall managed services. Managed services will provide internal management of our customers’ communications system and network infrastructure.” said Jymme Gomez, CEO of the Montgomery Westland Bunker. “This investment represents an important strategic opportunity to offer flexible choices and predictable cost options for our customers. The acquisition also adds to our capacity and presence in application development, monitoring, and hosting solutions for customers.”