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TMG PolicyWorks team for compliance service

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DES MOINES, Iowa (1/13/11)--TMG has partnered with PolicyWorks, a regulatory compliance firm that not only guides a credit union through the compliance process, but also manages that process. “The compliance experts at PolicyWorks are at the top of their field,” said Jeff Russell, TMG executive vice president. “Pairing them with TMG clients will ensure that their credit, debit and prepaid portfolios are not only profitable and growing, but on point with the letter of the law.” PolicyWorks, owned by the Iowa Credit Union League provides credit unions nationwide with customized compliance solutions. With a team of legal and financial services professionals, PolicyWorks provides training and guidance to help credit unions navigate and implement regulatory compliance changes.

Switch scales tier-elite data centers

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LAS VEGAS (1/13/11)--Telecommunications provider Switch has expanded to meet the future data-center needs of its clients, including credit unions. Switch, a CUNA Strategic Services Provider, yesterday announced the expansion of its Western U.S. data center campus, SuperNAP-West, to more than 2 million square feet of data center space. At 407,000 square feet, SuperNAP-7 (NV), located in Las Vegas, is the world’s highest density, ultra-scale data center, according to Switch. With the addition of more than 1.6 million square feet of space, SuperNAP-West is also home to a massive fiber gateway that includes some of North America’s largest telecom providers. With the expansion, the SuperNAP-West campus will deliver:
* 500 megavolt-amperes (MVA) of power capacity; * 567 MVA of generator capacity; * 294 MVA of uninterruptible power supply; * 202,000 tons of cooling; * 22,000,000 cubic feet per minute of airflow; * Over 31,000 cabinets; * 24/7/365 on-site security, safety, operations, and critical infrastructure personnel; and * 500,000 square feet of additional on-net office space.
Switch provides bandwidth, data centers and connections to credit unions at competitive prices, helping them stay on top of security, business continuity, and compliance issues.