QTS (Quality Technology Services) has announced that it has been selected by Freightquote.com to handle the company's growing data center service requirements. Freightquote.com is currently a customer in QTS' Overland Park Data Center and the new agreement both extends and expands the relationship. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

With more than 1,000 employees nationwide, Freightquote.com processes over 4,000 shipments per day and has an annual revenue exceeding $500 million. Freightquote.com's patented technology makes shipping easier for thousands of customers.

"Due to Freightquote.com's continued growth, we require data center services that can scale with us," said Shawn McCarrick, chief operating officer, Freightquote.com. "Our technology is central to the success of our business and we've been very satisfied with the performance, redundancy and customer service from QTS over the years. With its national footprint and the flexibility offered by its large data centers and hybrid service opportunities, QTS offers the flexibility and scalability we require. Freightquote.com is pleased to enter into an expanded relationship with QTS, knowing that our IT infrastructure is in good hands, so we can continue to focus on the freight customers who are fueling our growth."  

"We’re pleased that after reviewing all available options, Freightquote.com has determined that QTS remains the best option for its data center solutions," said Chad Williams, chief executive officer, QTS. "Freightquote.com and QTS have much in common, and it is our privilege to support a fellow rapidly-growing, Kansas City-born company as it continues to cement its status as a technologically-driven industry leader."