Sep 7, 2013

DATA CENTER SYSTEMS (DCS) SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH BERK-TEK TO BECOME AN OASIS CONNECTIVITY PARTNER

Dallas – September 7, 2013 – Data Center Systems (DCS) (www.www.datacentersys.com) today announced that they have signed an agreement to become an Open Architecture Systems Interconnection Solutions (OASIS) Connectivity Partner with Berk Tek, A Nexans Company. With this alliance DCS will continue to lead the industry with innovative connectivity solutions and now provide a complete solution warranty from 15-25 years. “Becoming a Berk-Tek OASIS Connectivity Partner is a significant milestone in our mission to become the leading provider of structured connectivity solutions within the data center. Over the last several years, Berk-Tek has been our primary fiber cable provider for the connectivity solutions we offer our customers. This agreement takes our relationship with Berk-Tek, as well as our solutions, to the next level,” said Kevin Ehringer, Founder and CTO of DCS. Berk-Tek’s OASIS Program is designed specifically to address component compatibility and deliver guaranteed total system performance. With the OASIS Program Berk-Tek has eliminated the confusion commonly associated with anticipating emerging technologies and standards. As an OASIS Connectivity Partner, DCS has been qualified and selected based on their proven technologies as well as their system design and support capabilities. These solutions have been developed through extensive research and testing. “Berk-Tek continually strives to establish partnerships with industry leading companies that can bring value to our mutual customers. DCS offers innovative products and solutions specific to Storage environments within the Data Center,” explains Todd Harpel, RCDD, Director of Marketing at Berk-Tek. View Warranty Document About Data Center Systems: Data Center Systems (DCS) is an innovator in the design, manufacture and installation of structured cabling solutions that provide the industry’s best infrastructure and fiber management system for advanced datacenters. DCS’ fiber management systems provide customers a standardized yet fully customizable solution for datacenter cabling and infrastructure, enabling customers to dramatically accelerate their datacenter build outs and increase the reliability of their IT infrastructure while also achieving dramatic cost savings in the process. For more information, visit www.www.datacentersys.com. About Berk-Tek: Berk-Tek, A Nexans Company, is a world-class manufacturer focused on delivering cabling excellence. For more than 50 years, Berk-Tek has been a leading manufacturer of network copper and fiber optic cable products. The company has led in the development of high-performance and enhanced fiber optic and UTP cables designed to transport high-speed data and voice transmissions for the LAN, Data Center, and Security markets. Berk-Tek proudly manufactures in the United States with manufacturing facilities in New Holland, PA, and Fuquay-Varina, NC. For more information, visit www.berktek.com. For More Information: Allison Ridgeway Marketing Communications Coordinator Data Center Systems (DCS) Phone: 214-239-2026