Appterra Announces Launch of Upgraded Data Center with Databank


Appterra is pleased to announce that it has completed a major data center upgrade and has migrated all major data center operations to Databank, located in Dallas Texas. The Dallas data center is fully equipped to house environmentally sensitive communications equipment and mission-critical data center operations within a high-security, state-of-the-art venue. DataBank’s internal network combines 3.84 Tbps of switching and routing capacity with multiple 10Gig-E backbone trunks. The center’s 24/7 on-site staff and video monitoring, combined with rigorous security practices, ensure against loss or intrusion.

We are excited about our partnership with Databank.  The data center business is full of organizations that simply want to rent space.  Databank has taken the time to fully understand our needs and we are excited to have our array of services operating at their facilities.   Charlie Alsmiller, CEO of Appterra Collaborative Commerce


SummaTG is a global technology services provider focused on providing mission critical application management and support services to our customers. We provide 24X7 hosting, support and ongoing application development services to top companies across the globe. Appterra is the trade name for Summa Technology Group, Inc. Business to Business Integration and SaaS services


DataBank is a leading provider of customized colocation solutions and services that are designed to help organizations manage their risk and improve business performance.

Our enterprise-class, managed data center services are aimed at providing 100% uptime availability for data, applications, and equipment. Built around world-class data center facilities, DataBank delivers customers a premium environment with the benefit of a multi-homed multi-terabyte Internet access hub, and storage area network.

DataBank’s comprehensive suite of managed services and unique consultative approach ensure we provide a custom-tailored solution that meets your organization’s specific business needs and objectives.  

Charlie Alsmiller

Throughout his career, Charlie Alsmiller has focused on customer problems in difficult industries such as Energy and Telecommunications. Prior to starting Appterra in 2005, Alsmiller was VP of Global Operations for Allegro Development, a leading provider of software for the energy sector. He has also served as president of OmniSpace Technologies, a leading SaaS provider that he founded in 1999. He spent over 10 years in the consulting world with Price Waterhouse and Deloitte Consulting, where he participated in a wide variety of projects for very high profile clients. Mr. Alsmiller holds a BBA from Baylor University in Management and Information Systems and a MBA from the University of Dallas in International Business. Specialties: Technology ventures, Enterprise Software, Contract Negotiation, International Operations, Private Equity, Product Management, Strategic Alliances, Software Implementation, Software Development

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