South Hills Community News Release
LEWISTOWN — Information Technology (IT) students from South Hills School of Business & Technology’s Lewistown campus had a unique opportunity to tour GoHost, LLC, a disaster recovery hosting and management service.
The tour was hosted by Kacy Clouser, Esq., Special Assistant to the CEO of Genesis Systems, Inc., GoHost’s parent company, and GoHost Network Administrators, John Sterner and Brad Bell, a South Hills graduate. The students got a behind-the-scenes look at the state-of-the-art data center. The students also learned about the history of the company and how it was formed in 2015 to address a sister company’s need for comprehensive hosting and disaster recovery solutions for enterprise-level systems. GoHost, LLC offers services on a national level, and their customers include government agencies and financial institutions, in addition to private companies.
Matt Penning, Information Technology Instructor and Program Coordinator, said, “The tour provided our first- and second-year students with a great opportunity to learn about GoHost’s equipment; their infrastructure; and see first-hand the operation of a secure facility where protection of customer data is one of the top priorities.”