The Pinnacle Cos. have deployed the RealPage Cloud to host and manage information technology (IT) functions for property management operations, according to RealPage, based in Carrollton, Texas, which provides software and other services.

"Instead of expending resources to manage existing solutions, the RealPage Cloud frees up our IT professionals to cost-effectively focus on innovation and strategic planning of technology solutions,” says Scott McCurdy, vice president of information technology for Pinnacle.

The RealPage Cloud provides technology solutions for the multifamily real estate industry. RealPage applications are hosted in data centers on hundreds of physical servers approaching 1,000 terabytes of storage and Internet connections.

RealPage products provide property management systems that automate leasing, renting, management, and accounting of conventional, affordable, tax credit, student living, and military housing properties.

Pinnacle, based in Dallas, is a major third-party manager of multi-family housing. Its portfolio is valued at $22 billion, and includes more than 185,000 residential units.