LightEdge boosts cloud hosting with technology acquisition

DES MOINES, Iowa — Colocation, Cloud and Managed Services Solutions LightEdge announced the acquisition of Ends, an infrastructure solutions provider. This is LightEdge’s second acquisition in the past year.

“We are extremely pleased to join forces with a very talented and quality Nfinit team,” said Jim Masterson, CEO of LightEdge. “With Nfinit’s reputation as the incumbent and largest colocation operator in the San Diego market, this strategic acquisition positions LightEdge for continued expansion to further grow our presence in North America.”

Founded in 1989, San Diego-based Nfinit specializes in data center, cloud, security, connectivity, and managed services to deliver smart results to its customers, including many furniture retailers across the Southwest. west and around the world, including Jerome’s Furniture Top 100 Retailers.

“At Nfinit, we have worked to build a customer base that relies on world-class IT services around the clock,” said Nfinit CEO Phil Kenney. “We are delighted to partner with LightEdge to continue providing the quality service we have had over the years. The combination of LightEdge and Nfinit brings a customer- and employee-centric enterprise, driving smart results for our customers and their businesses.

Based in Des Moines, Iowa, LightEdge now operates 11 interconnected data centers across the United States. Nfinit and LightEdge have a strong focus on data security and availability.

Thomas Lester is Retail Editor for Furniture Today and Digital Editor for Home Accents Today. A graduate of Emory & Henry College’s mass communications program, Lester spent a dozen years working for newspapers in Virginia and North Carolina covering a range of topics, from community news, government, education, ACC sports, professional baseball and more before joining Furniture Today. in 2013. Contact me with your story ideas, tips and more at [email protected]