QTS Issues 2013 SOC 2 Report

OVERLAND PARK, Kan, Dec. 9, 2013 -- QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: QTS), one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing providers of data center facilities and managed services, has successfully completed a Service Organization Controls Type II (SOC 2) report with no exceptions. 

"Security and compliance are of paramount importance. We pride ourselves on maintaining the processes and controls our customers rely on to keep their data safe," said James Reinhart, chief operating officer – development and operations, QTS.  

QTS' SOC 2 report covers the security, availability, and confidentiality Trust Principles and provides users with information about QTS' Information Technology General Control System for core infrastructure services and managed services. QTS' SOC 2 report was audited by an internationally recognized Big Four public accounting firm. 

A complete SOC 2 report is available to QTS direct clients upon request. 

QTS' SOC 2 report covers the period from August 1, 2013 to October 31, 2013 and was prepared taking into consideration guidance described in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Guide Reporting on Controls at a Service Organization Relevant to Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality or Privacy (SOC2SM).   

About QTS 

QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: QTS) is a leading national provider of data center solutions and fully managed services. The company offers a complete, unique portfolio of core data center products, including custom data center (C1), colocation (C2) and cloud and managed services (C3), providing the flexibility, scale and security needed to support the rapidly evolving infrastructure demands of web and IT applications. With 10 data centers in seven states, QTS owns, operates and manages approximately 3.8 million square feet of secure, state-of-the-art data center infrastructure and supports more than 875 customers. For more information about QTS, please visit www.qtsdatacenters.com, call toll-free 877.QTS.DATA or follow us on Twitter @DataCenters_QTS.