CAPS is a single-source IT infrastructure total solutions provider, which has served the small to medium business (SMB) and large cap clients since 1995. We offer clients flexible, scalable solutions for the entire enterprise, whether the need is for Cloud/IT Infrastructure services, Colocation and 24/7 fully Managed Services, Business Continuity and Business Resiliency, Dedicated Disaster Recovery Services and Data Backup, Storage and Recovery Solutions.
Clients call upon our flexible, custom solutions, attentive customer service and deep professional experience in technology, networking, operations, disaster recovery, and business continuity to eliminate pain and reduce costs. We know the importance of minimizing business costs. This is why we strive to provide our clients at our first-class data centers and workstation facilities the highest return on investment. Our solutions allow you to drastically reduce total cost of ownership in areas such as infrastructure, hardware, software, and administration costs.
CAPS SOC 1 Type 2 (SSAE16) facility offer Cloud Services, custom Colocation packages, various levels of 24/7 Managed Services, disk-to-disk data backup/archiving/storage, data security, failover and notification systems, regulatory compliance planning, mobile recovery support, secure 24/7 access, carrier/vendor-neutral access to top telecom vendors, a compliant “best of breed” data center infrastructure for ongoing operations. CAPS serves the Boston-Hartford-Stamford-New York corridor.
The CAPS organization operates with a single focus – the client. Our mission is to establish a close working relationship with each client, where the client embraces CAPS as a partner, not just another vendor. Our dedication to our clients includes our understanding their strategy and goals, designing tailored solutions that address current needs and anticipate future needs, and backing our solutions with professional, responsive, and best-of-breed support and services. We also task ourselves to maintain a finger on the pulse of our industry and to continue an ongoing review our policies and procedures, ensuring that we are in tune with the marketplace. Our team promises their consistent focus on our clients overall success and how to achieve that end via our 7×24 operation, products, and services for disaster recovery / business continuity and real-time production.
Robert P. Ferguson CBCP, Director of Technology Services & Operations
Mr. Ferguson brings his robust international experience in technology and the enterprise, especially in data and communications services, systems testing, business continuity and disaster recovery to his position. Prior to joining CAPS in 2000, Mr. Ferguson was the Manager of Data Services for global manufacturing firm. There he was entrusted with departmental responsibilities that included provisioning and maintaining system service and availability for HP/UX, IBM/AIX, and MS/Windows– based systems for international clients. His additional duties included the development of a corporate Disaster Recovery Plan and disaster recovery testing. Mr. Ferguson implemented and maintained national/international voice, data, and video networks and the frame relay LAN/WAN. Since becoming a member of the CAPS team, Mr. Ferguson completed all the required business continuity planning coursework and became a Certified Business Continuity Planner (CBCP). Additionally, he manages Client Testing Programs and develops Training and Awareness Programs after the plan is developed. At CAPS Mr. Ferguson’s areas of responsibility include Systems & Network Operations and Management to ensure that all systems and networks, which support our clients’ recovery strategies, maintain the highest availability levels. In addition, he has the responsibilities for Power Infrastructure and Facilities management, maintaining secure Level-3 Alternate Sites.
Robert Urion, General Manager
Mr. Urion brings his extensive experience in business continuity, disaster recovery, infrastructure management and government emergency matters to his position. He is a highly respected member of the disaster recovery, business continuity and homeland security community on a statewide and federal level. Since CAPS conception in 1995, Mr. Urion has been the Site Manager of CAPS facilities. He conducts client testing and co-manages the installation and maintenance of the two Connecticut sites’ infrastructure as well as the offices at CAPS HQ. Mr. Urion is a former board member of the Connecticut Disaster Recovery Information and Exchange (CDRIEX). On the Federal level, he was also selected to be a member of FEMA’s Business Continuity Advisory Board. Furthermore, he is a sought after speaker for professional associations. Prior to joining CAPS in 1995, Mr. Urion was a Contingency Planner for Chase Manhattan Bank, now part of
JP Morgan Chase, of Connecticut for many years.