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Fibernet Customers Experience Zero Downtime After Lightning Strikes Data Center

April 28, 2011 by · Comments Off on Fibernet Customers Experience Zero Downtime After Lightning Strikes Data Center 

Webmaster ToolboxOREM, UT – The lightning storm that swept suddenly over Utah Valley on Monday evening was a potential outage risk for local Internet Service Provider, Fibernet Corp., but after lightning struck its Orem data center, its failsafe contingency measures successfully protected its customers from damage and subsequent downtime.

Fibernet Corp., a prominent leader in customizable Colocation and Managed Dedicated Hosting since 1994, operates a state-of-the-art data center located in Orem, Utah. On Monday, precisely at 5:32PM MST, lightning struck the area, causing minimal damage to Fibernet’s outside hardware and minor electrical malfunctions. Fibernet’s customers, however, experienced zero downtime as a result of the strike. Read more

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