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Verizon Expands Support for Next-Generation Internet Protocol Across Dedicated Internet Services

March 3, 2011 by · Comments Off on Verizon Expands Support for Next-Generation Internet Protocol Across Dedicated Internet Services 

Hosting BlogBASKING RIDGE, N.J. – To help business and government agencies continue to experience uninterrupted Internet service, Verizon has enabled its Internet Dedicated Services to carry traffic using the next-generation Internet protocol, IPv6. As a result, Verizon Internet Dedicated Access customers can immediately rely on the world’s most connected Internet backbone network to handle their IPv6 traffic, across the U.S., Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Verizon’s global Internet services are among the first to be able to accept IPv6 data in several formats, including “native” or pure IPv6; “dual stack,” which can handle IPv4 and IPv6 concurrently; and IPv6 traffic within IPv4 packets, which is known as “tunneling.” The company later this year will continue to roll out IPv6 capabilities across Canada and Latin America as well as on its global Private IP service, an MPLS-based (multiprotocol label switching) virtual private network. Read more

Verizon and Novell Unveil Cloud-Based Security Solution

May 3, 2010 by · Comments Off on Verizon and Novell Unveil Cloud-Based Security Solution 

Web Hosting ServicesBASKING RIDGE, N.J. and WALTHAM, Mass. – More businesses are moving to the cloud, and a new offering from Verizon powered by Novell® technology will give enterprise clients the much-needed security to run their cloud-based applications.

Secure Access Services from Verizon — a new on-demand identity and access management service — will make it easy and cost-effective for enterprise clients to outsource the infrastructure and expertise required to extend and manage user access to cloud-based resources while maintaining control over policies and governance. Read more

Verizon and IBM Launch Private Cloud-Based Managed Data Protection Solution

April 1, 2010 by · Comments Off on Verizon and IBM Launch Private Cloud-Based Managed Data Protection Solution 

Web Hosting ToolsBASKING RIDGE, N.J. and ARMONK, N.Y. – With businesses looking more closely than ever at the economics of cloud computing, Verizon and IBM have expanded their relationship to deliver Managed  Data Vault – a new private cloud service that provides secure, quick and reliable daily backups, and fast recovery of enterprise information.

Available from both companies, the new solution is designed to automatically transfer data from a client location to a specially designed off-site data center via Verizon’s secure high-speed private network.  With Managed Data Vault, businesses can realize off-site data protection at onsite speeds while taking advantage of usage-based utility to meet data growth without limits. Read more

Verizon Business Earns Cisco’s Master Unified Communications Specialization

March 15, 2010 by · Comments Off on Verizon Business Earns Cisco’s Master Unified Communications Specialization 

Web Hosting ToolsBASKING RIDGE, N.J. – Verizon has achieved the Master Unified Communications (UC) Specialization from Cisco, recognizing that the company has fulfilled the training requirements and program prerequisites to sell, deploy and support highly sophisticated applications-based Cisco Unified Communications solutions.

“As the only U.S.-based global service provider to achieve both Master UC and Master Security specializations, we can deliver some of the most secure, integrated solutions available today,” said Anthony Recine, vice president of network and communications solutions marketing for Verizon Business.  “The powerful combination of Verizon’s network-based VoIP services and Cisco’s UC platform – together with our professional consulting expertise – is enabling better business processes and productivity for our customers while assembling the building blocks to provide cloud-based unified communications as a service.
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Verizon Business Helps Enterprises Harness the Power of the ‘Cloud’

December 3, 2009 by · Comments Off on Verizon Business Helps Enterprises Harness the Power of the ‘Cloud’ 

Web Hosting ToolboxBASKING RIDGE, N.J. – Cloud computing is transforming how IT resources are delivered.  For today’s enterprises, it is not a question of if they will adopt “cloud,” or Internet-based, services, but how and when.

Verizon Business is helping enterprises down this critical path with its new Cloud Computing Program – a set of IT consulting and managed services that offer enterprises a holistic approach to transitioning to the cloud, while addressing specific security, privacy, performance and governance requirements.  The Verizon Cloud Computing Program also helps enterprises manage, monitor and maintain their clouds, whether applications are delivered from an enterprise’s own data center, or one operated by Verizon or a third party.
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Verizon Business Launches Enhanced IT Security Consulting Services to Help Businesses Identify and Protect Their Data

November 9, 2009 by · Comments Off on Verizon Business Launches Enhanced IT Security Consulting Services to Help Businesses Identify and Protect Their Data 

Webmaster News BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – To help businesses identify and protect their data wherever it flows, Verizon Business has launched an enhanced and expanded version of its IT security consulting services.

The services, called Data Discovery, Identification and Security Classification (DDISC), address a key security issue for businesses: the heightened risk they face because they often do not know where all of their data resides in today’s highly connected business world, or even what the data contains.

In fact, for two-thirds of the data involved in breaches that Verizon Business investigated in its “2009 Data Breach Investigations Report,” the breached organization did not know the data even existed on its systems. Read more

Verizon Business Helps Businesses Take On Today’s Biggest Security Threat – Attacks on Web-Based Applications

November 2, 2009 by · Comments Off on Verizon Business Helps Businesses Take On Today’s Biggest Security Threat – Attacks on Web-Based Applications 

Webmaster News BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – As hacker attacks become more sophisticated, businesses of all sizes are struggling to protect their Web-based applications. With Verizon Business’ new Application Vulnerability Scanning (AVS) solutions, however, businesses can better understand, identify and mitigate potential Web-based, application-security threats.

Available in November in the U.S., Canada and 13 countries in Europe and Asia-Pacific regions, AVS is offered on an annual subscription basis via the software as a service (SaaS) model. This enables customers to purchase individual applications of the service. Three different solutions – baseline, standard and premium – offer service levels based on the size, complexity and profile of the customer’s Web site. A complementary service will also allow customers to remediate risks using Web application firewalls that Verizon Business can monitor and manage. Read more

Verizon Business Unveils Cloud-Based Application-Monitoring Tools

October 21, 2009 by · Comments Off on Verizon Business Unveils Cloud-Based Application-Monitoring Tools 

Hosting Tools BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – In an economic environment where demands are high and margins often thin, problems with critical business applications can quickly turn profits to losses. With Verizon Business’ new Application Assurance service, however, business customers are better able to keep their network-based business processes running smoothly and reliably.

The new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based offering, available in December to Verizon Private IP customers around the world, enables customers to efficiently monitor both application and network traffic.

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Verizon Business and McAfee Form Strategic Alliance

October 8, 2009 by · Comments Off on Verizon Business and McAfee Form Strategic Alliance 

Web Host Blog LAS VEGAS – Verizon Business (NYSE:VZ), a leading global provider of IT, communications, security and network solutions, and McAfee, Inc. (NYSE:MFE), the world’s largest dedicated security technology company, announced today a global strategic alliance to provide integrated security solutions to businesses and government agencies worldwide.

Through this agreement, Verizon Business will offer McAfee’s entire line of enterprise security products and services while McAfee taps Verizon Business’ data center outsourcing and expert consulting and managed services capabilities. Additionally, the companies will jointly develop a suite of next-generation, cloud-based managed security services.

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Verizon Business Helps Customers Unlock the Power of Virtualization

August 20, 2009 by · Comments Off on Verizon Business Helps Customers Unlock the Power of Virtualization 

Web Hosting ToolsBASKING RIDGE, N.J. – With virtualization in high demand by enterprises looking to boost efficiency and flexibility while controlling costs, Verizon Business is offering a series of tips for effectively planning and organizing the often-complex of task of implementing virtualization technology.

Virtualization uses technology to remove the physical barriers associated with servers and applications, enabling the consolidation or replacement of servers, storage, network and other physical devices. As a result, companies can better use computing capacity and drive more value from IT resources as well as consolidate data centers and lower energy consumption.

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