Colo5 Sponsors WJXT Local 4 Just Weather Hurricane Tracker App

Jul 09, 2012, 08:30 ET from Colo5, LLC

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Colo5, LLC, a leading independent data center operator headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, announced sponsorship of the newly released Just Weather Hurricane Tracker app powered by hurricane experts at Just Weather and WJXT Local 4.

"WJXT is thrilled to partner with Colo5 for our Just Weather Hurricane Tracker App," said Bob Ellis, Vice President and General Manager of WJXT. "Colo5's goals are in line with our goals to get people and businesses to be as prepared as possible for when disaster hits."

The Just Weather Hurricane Tracker app, released for free in the iPhone and Android App Stores on July 5, 2012, will allow users to track hurricanes and tropical storms, and get instant updates whenever there is a change in a storm's path or strength. Users will find interactive maps, forecasts, radar, satellite, shelters and critical information you need to prepare your family for hurricane season. Additionally, users can watch video updates from John Gaughan and the Local 4 Weather Authority.

"Colo5 is pleased to sponsor the first ever Just Weather Hurricane Tracker App," said Doug Recker, Chief Executive Officer of Colo5. "We want to keep families and companies safe during the 2012 Hurricane season.  As a disaster recovery and colocation facility, we understand the importance of planning for hurricane season. Knowing where and when the storm is going to hit is vital to ensure safety within the community. "

Colo5 currently houses clients in industries such as retail, banking, managed services, and healthcare. Data centers such as Colo5 provide its customers the certainty of uptime and network stability by supplying redundant sources of power, bandwidth and cooling efficiently in a secure setting.

For more information about Colo5's available data center space or to take a tour contact Scott Larsen at (904) 394-9613.

About Colo5, LLC
Colo5 is a leading independent data center operator offering secure and hardened colocation and data recovery services to customers nationwide.  With over 140,000 square feet of dedicated facilities, Colo5 provides state-of-the-art security, redundant power systems, and a robust fiber network optimized for performance and speed to a host of demanding customers.  Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, the company's core infrastructure is rated to withstand hurricane category five forces to ensure maximum reliability and peace of mind.  Colo5's data centers are designed to accommodate the changing power density and cooling needs of the colocation market while maintaining consistently superior levels of customer service and support.  For more information on Colo5's data center services, visit

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