Continuum Data Centers Announces Addition of Dave Layton as Chief Operating Officer

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Mr. Layton brings operating excellence and a results-oriented approach bolstered by a wealth of experience gained over 30 years in the data center and IT industries.

Data center operator New Continuum Holdings Corporation dba Continuum Data Centers (“Continuum”) is pleased to announce the addition of Mr. David Layton to its management team. Dave is a data center veteran who brings invaluable experience and expertise developed over his 30 years of industry experience. Most recently, he was in an engineering management position for Digital Realty Trust. Prior to Digital, he served as a senior operating executive with SwitchNAP and Terremark. Dave has a track record of building world class operation teams focused on delivering the highest levels of customer service and sales success. Dave's ability to build and lead a team was evidenced by Terremark's explosive west coast market expansion where he built the business from inception to over $35 million in annual sales, and sustained an extremely high level of customer satisfaction/retention.

“We are extremely excited to have Dave join our team,” said Eli D. Scher, Chairman and CEO. “Dave brings leadership, a track record of performance, and deep industry experience. He not only has engineering capabilities, but also a customer-focused approach, which is rare.” He added “I look forward to building this business together.” Layton agreed, “It is an exciting time to join Eli and his team. The Continuum data center product is extremely high quality, and I look forward to bringing my expertise to bear in ensuring that our engineering excellence translates into positive customer experiences and sustained growth.” Mr. Layton served our nation in the U.S. Army and brings mission critical leadership to Continuum’s emerging business.


About Continuum
Continuum Data Centers (“CDC”) is a multi-tenant data center operator in the western Chicago suburbs. CDC operates an 80,000 square foot, purpose-built, Tier III+ facility in West Chicago, IL. CDC offers highly flexible colocation services to enterprises and small businesses. Continuum’s products range from basic colocation to private cages, private suites and secured data halls. Additionally, Continuum offers unique connectivity and peering solutions through its partnership with United IX. Continuum’s 2N power design can accommodate some of the highest density cabinet footprints, and with its efficient technologies and robust cooling infrastructure it can deliver leading edge PUEs. The CDC’s team has the experience and expertise to manage the needs of a diverse customer base. To learn more about Continuum, please visit, or call 877-432-2656.

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