QTS Now Offering Vormetric Encryption Software

Data Center Provider Enhances Information Security Leadership Position Through New Partnership
Overland Park, Kansas (December 10, 2015) – QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS), one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing providers of data center facilities and cloud services, announced today that it has partnered with Vormetric, the industry leader in data security solutions, to offer data encryption and access control capabilities to QTS customers.

The addition of Vormetric’s encryption services allows QTS to further support its customers’ data compliance requirements. QTS will offer its managed hosting clients an encryption solution designed to protect data-at-rest with integrated intelligence and data access policies including privileged user controls.

“Protecting the security and industry compliance of our customers’ data is of utmost importance in everything we do,” said Jim Reinhart, Chief Operating Officer – Operations and Development - QTS. “Our partnership with Vormetric adds yet another layer of protection to our customers’ mission-critical data and applications.”

Many of QTS’ clients are in heavily regulated industries, such as banking, finance, healthcare, government, retail and e-commerce, and QTS is at the forefront of information security and compliance for these industry sectors.

“QTS’ commitment and focus on security and compliance sets them apart from other cloud and data center facility providers,” said CJ Radford, vice president of cloud for Vormetric. “With the addition to QTS’ best-in-class offerings of Vormetric’s powerful data-at-rest encryption and key management and access control capabilities, enterprises now have an ideal compliance and data breach protection solution.”

About Vormetric
Vormetric (@Vormetric) is the industry leader in data security solutions that span physical, virtual and cloud environments. Data is the new currency and Vormetric helps over 1400 customers, including 17 of the Fortune 30 and many of the world’s most security conscious government organizations, to meet compliance requirements and protect what matters — their sensitive data — from both internal and external threats. The company’s scalable Vormetric Data Security Platform protects any file, any database and any application’s data —anywhere it resides — with a high performance, market-leading data security platform that incorporates application transparent encryption, privileged user access controls, automation and security intelligence. For more information, please visit: www.vormetric.com.

About QTS
QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: QTS) is a leading provider of secure, compliant data center solutions and fully managed services, and the owner of Carpathia Hosting, a leading provider of hybrid cloud services and managed hosting. QTS’ integrated technology service platform of custom data center (C1), colocation (C2) and cloud and managed services (C3) provides flexible, scalable, secure IT solutions for web and IT applications. QTS' Critical Facility Management (CFM) provides increased efficiency and greater performance for third-party data center owners and operators. QTS owns, operates or manages 25 data centers and supports more than 1,000 customers in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.qtsdatacenters.com, call toll-free 877.QTS.DATA or follow us on Twitter @DataCenters_QTS.