Partners with Upsite Technologies to offer KoldLok® and HotLok® Products to Data Center Managers Nationwide

New partnership allows to sell the #1 brush grommet in the U.S.

Covington, LA – Oct 7, 2014—, a Louisiana-based market leader and expert of raised floor systems and raised floor panels, is happy to announce an official partnership with Upsite Technologies, designer and manufacturer of KoldLok® raised-floor grommets and HotLok® blanking panels. will now have the ability to directly sell Upsite products to data center managers through their website. “KoldLok continues to remain the industry standard to seal raised-floor openings, and I’m thrilled to be offering this product to my customers,” said Carol Blake, CEO of Access Floor Systems. “We strive to help data centers make their computer rooms more energy efficient, and Upsite’s products will help them to do that easily and affordably.”

According to research conducted by Upsite Technologies, the average data center uses 3x more cooling than the actual IT load requires. To address this issue, Upsite developed a line of airflow management products designed to seal openings where cold air escapes, including openings in the raised-floor and in the IT racks. By sealing openings with KoldLok® and HotLok® products, data center operators can reduce bypass airflow, release stranded capacity, and delay costly capital expenditures, all by efficiently leveraging the cooling they already have. was founded in late 1982 near New Orleans, Louisiana and remains a privately held, woman-owned and operated company. Their goal over the past three decades has remained the same: making a difference through service, competitive pricing, high-quality products and on-time delivery.

The company has also remained an innovator in the industry and is today a pioneer and the world's leading provider of products and systems for access floor maintenance, developing industry standards to maintain existing raised floor systems.

To learn more about the KoldLok® and HotLok® products available through Access Floor Systems, please visit

About, Inc., Inc. is a Louisiana-based company that has specialized in raised floor systems since 1982. was launched in 1994 and continues to provide everything from completed raised floor kits and replacement panels to energy efficient grommets, anti-static carpets and blanking panels. They provide new, used and refurbished kits and, as always, remain committed to customer service, competitive pricing, fast shipping and reliable products.

About Upsite Techologies

Upsite Technologies®, Inc., a pioneer and industry thought leader specializing in data center airflow management, provides a full suite of products and services designed to enable mission critical facilities to optimize cooling, increase reliability, and recover stranded capacity while reducing overall energy costs.

Upsite Technologies was created by the late Ken Brill, founder of the Uptime Institute, and launched in 2001 with the original KoldLok® Integral grommet. Upsite continues to successfully engineer, design and manufacture award-winning, patented solutions and believes that sharing knowledge and science around airflow management supports the data center industry through open best practice discussions. Upsite’s airflow management solutions are sold throughout the US, EMEA, Asia Pacific, and Latin America.