JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) – Ritter Communications announced the opening of a new $8 million data technology center, and the announcement drew praise from Gov. Asa Hutchinson.
According to a media release, the technology center is the first service provider-grade data center to serve northeast Arkansas and the businesses in the area.
The multi-user data and storage technology center is the only one of its kind in the area.
Work on the center started in 2019, and despite the COVID-19 pandemic, crews completed the project on schedule.
“The new Ritter Communications Data Technology Center is a significant new contributor to economic development in Northeast Arkansas and the region,” Gov. Hutchinson said. “This world-class facility better serves Northeast Arkansas businesses as it provides them a top-tier data center option that is closer than Little