PAETEC Enables Cloud Computing Portfolio and Nationwide Data Center Expansion

May 24, 2011 by · Comments Off on PAETEC Enables Cloud Computing Portfolio and Nationwide Data Center Expansion 

Webmaster ToolboxFAIRPORT, N.Y. – PAETEC Holding Corp. (NASDAQ GS: PAET), a nationwide provider of comprehensive communications solutions, today announced the launch of an expanded portfolio of cloud-based products and the planned deployment of new data centers coast-to-coast.

As part of its overall cloud and data center strategy and leveraging its breadth and depth of experience in the cloud and data center space, PAETEC plans to add 13 data centers coast-to-coast by the end of 2012 to its current set of seven centers which will result in the company operating 20 centers nationwide. Additionally, the company released new cloud-based products and enhanced existing products for businesses including Dedicated Server, Virtual Server, Managed Storage, and Hosted Exchange. Cloud-based services refer to applications being housed, managed, and maintained in highly secure and fault-tolerant data centers, relieving day-to-day responsibilities from IT staffs allowing them to focus on more strategic initiatives. Read more

UK2 Launch Interactive Slider to Build and Deploy Personalised VPS Clouds

May 23, 2011 by · Comments Off on UK2 Launch Interactive Slider to Build and Deploy Personalised VPS Clouds 

Webmaster ToolboxLONDON –, a leading webhosting provider known for their innovation and affordability, have introduced an interactive VPS-O-Matic slider enabling customers to build and deploy their own VPS’s based on their hosting requirements. have upgraded their VPS cloud hosting offering to help give their customers the freedom to build and deploy their own VPS’s in line with their individual hosting requirements. Customers are encouraged to visit UK2’s VPS page where they will be able to select pre-set packages or manually select their CPU, RAM & HDD accordingly. Read more

Server-Logix Announces New Partnership With SoftLayer

May 17, 2011 by · Comments Off on Server-Logix Announces New Partnership With SoftLayer 

Webmaster ToolboxBOLTON, ONTARIO – Server-Logix, a Nuisoft hosting division announces it’s long awaited partnership with the leader of the high end dedicated server, SoftLayer Technologies Inc. Nuisoft Systems Inc. is a registered partner of many advanced and innovative corporations including Microsoft, 3Com, Ubuntu, Redhat, and others. Since 2006, Server-Logix have offered complex and innovating solutions for personal, small buisness, and corporate by operating out of data centers located in Montreal and Toronto.. This partnership will allow Server-Logix to offer it’s premiere services in other regions of the world, while maintaining and exponentially improving our cutting-edge network and hardware.

SoftLayer’s state of the art, low latency, redudant data centers have astonished many customers and companies over the years and we are honored to offer this level of service. All data centers will have multiple power feeds, fiber links, dedicated generators, battery backups.and all data centers are SAS 70 Type II certified. Additionally, this highly-beneficial partnership will add ten (10) new points of presence for our clients, numerous geographically diverse data centers, over two thousand gigabytes of network capacity, and will lower latency to thousands of web visitors who browse our clients’ corporate web servers. Read more

KEMP Launches Hyper-V Load Balancing Virtual Appliance for Microsoft

May 16, 2011 by · Comments Off on KEMP Launches Hyper-V Load Balancing Virtual Appliance for Microsoft 

Webmaster ToolboxYaphank, N.Y. – KEMP Technologies today announced the availability of its new Virtual LoadMaster Exchange (VLM-Exchange) for Microsoft Hyper-V™. This product offering from KEMP was selected as a Microsoft Best of Tech Ed 2011 finalist by Penton Media’s Windows IT Pro, SQL Server Magazine, DevProConnections and SharePointPro, in the virtualization category. The new virtual appliance application delivery controller (ADC) is specifically designed for Microsoft Exchange 2010 running on Hyper-V machines, allowing businesses to easily establish high-availability and redundancy for Client Access Servers (CAS) and other critical Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server roles. The VLM-Exchange for MS Hyper-V ensures that a company’s investment in Microsoft Hyper-V based server virtualization is further leveraged by turning its virtual machines into fully-featured, production-capable ADCs.

The VLM-Exchange for MS Hyper-V is the software-based solution of the recently launched LoadMaster-Exchange for Microsoft Exchange 2010. As with the hardware version, it includes features such as SSL offload, caching, compression, content switching and Exchange Server affinity (persistence). Moreover, advanced Exchange application health checking and the ability to be deployed in a redundant, active/hot-standby configuration ensure high availability of Microsoft Exchange 2010. Read more Launches Virtuozzo 4.6 VPS Hosting Plans and New York Data Center

May 16, 2011 by · Comments Off on Launches Virtuozzo 4.6 VPS Hosting Plans and New York Data Center 

Webmaster ToolboxToronto, ON – The recently released Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.6 offers a number of noteworthy upgrades; with Disk I/O updates chief among them. This update allows to further enhance its Parallels Virtuozzo VPS plans with a new service, taking full advantage of the updated Virtuozzo platform in both its Toronto Data Center and new Rochester, New York Data Center.

Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.6 is one of the most powerful server virtualization platforms currently available. It replaces the traditional hypervisor with a virtual server operating system, giving users more control over the device and allowing to maximize the resources of its physical servers. Read more

Extreme Networks Introduces Open Fabric Data Center Architecture

May 12, 2011 by · Comments Off on Extreme Networks Introduces Open Fabric Data Center Architecture 

Webmaster ToolboxLAS VEGAS, NV – INTEROP – Extreme Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXTR) today announced the Extreme Networks Open Fabric data center solutions, a portfolio of Cloud-scale data center switches that allow organizations to more cost-effectively build highly scalable, mobile and virtualized networks featuring market leading performance, low latency and energy efficiency. Extreme Networks Open Fabric data center solutions leverage standards-based technologies preserving existing investments while bringing new innovations that drive Cloud-scale networks.

The Extreme Networks Open Fabric data center solution leverages the ExtremeXOS® operating system end-to-end and emphasizes wire-speed switching of Virtual Machines (VMs), intelligence to automate VM mobility through XNV, standards-based, non-blocking high density 10Gbs server connectivity and non-blocking high density 40Gbs fabric interconnect with multi-path forwarding that is also designed to evolve for 100GbE. Read more

Cisco Delivers Containerized Data Center

May 9, 2011 by · Comments Off on Cisco Delivers Containerized Data Center 

Webmaster ToolboxSAN JOSE, Calif. – Cisco unveiled the Cisco® Containerized Data Center to address the evolving computing and networking needs of both public and private sector organizations.  Designed and manufactured in the United States, the Cisco Containerized Data Center is a modular data center solution in a weatherized ISO container that offers an open architecture and transportable platform coupled with a unique management platform for cost-effective data center deployments. Designed to help meet the unique needs of government and commercial organizations for mobile rapid deployment, disaster recovery, support in remote areas, and better cost utilization, the Cisco Containerized Data Center offers efficient continuity of operations, increased energy efficiency, increased power density and reduced risk.

According to a recent report from Pike Research, global investment in energy-efficient data center technologies is set to reach 28 percent of the $150 billion data center infrastructure market by 2015. Designed to efficiently use power in meeting cooling and serviceability requirements, the Cisco Containerized Data Center extends the capabilities of traditional brick-and-mortar data centers, including a more energy-efficient platform that lowers operating expenses and decreases the environmental impact. Read more

C7 Data Centers Signs Multi-Year Agreement With Level 3 Communications

May 2, 2011 by · Comments Off on C7 Data Centers Signs Multi-Year Agreement With Level 3 Communications 

Webmaster ToolboxSALT LAKE CITY, UT – Colocation data center and bandwidth provider C7 Data Centers, Inc. (C7) has announced the addition of Level 3 Communications (Level 3) to its portfolio of Tier-1 carriers. Level 3 is recognized as a leading provider of global, fiber-based communications, operating a Tier-1 carrier network.

“Enterprises are increasingly reliant upon digital systems to accomplish their critical business objectives, and, as such, data security, redundancy and recovery are vital components to an organization’s ability to remain competitive within the marketplace,” said Peter Reiss, Level 3’s General Manager for the Southwest Region. “C7 Data Centers excels in providing these solutions, and we are excited that the addition of our network services to their communications portfolio helps position C7 as one of the best connected data center providers in the region.” Read more

AMD and Multicoreware Team to Help Developers Optimize the use of OpenCL for AMD Fusion APUs

May 2, 2011 by · Comments Off on AMD and Multicoreware Team to Help Developers Optimize the use of OpenCL for AMD Fusion APUs 

Webmaster ToolboxSUNNYVALE, CA — AMD announced a new collaboration with Multicoreware, a leader in software solutions and tool development for multi-core and heterogeneous computing environments, to deliver an advanced set of tools for OpenCL™ optimization. The tools development effort accelerates software developers’ ability to create and optimize software that fully exploits the unique processing capability of AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs).

“Accelerated parallel processing represents unprecedented levels of computing capability in mobile form factors, and the tools suite that Multicoreware is developing enables application developers to achieve this performance benefit with less effort,” said Manju Hegde, corporate vice president, AMD Fusion Experience Program. “Our work with Multicoreware marks another milestone toward broad industry adoption of OpenCL as we equip developers with necessary tools to build innovative, next-generation applications ranging from consumer PCs to high-performance computing.” Read more

ServInt Completes Build-Out of its Newest Data Center

April 27, 2011 by · Comments Off on ServInt Completes Build-Out of its Newest Data Center 

Webmaster ToolboxMcLean, VA ServInt, a pioneering provider of managed hosting for enterprises worldwide, today announced it has completed build-out of its new data center facility in Reston, Va., and that customers are now being turned up in the new location.

The Reston data center – built to accommodate ServInt’s strong recent growth – initially adds more than one-half a megawatt of capacity to ServInt’s existing North American data center footprint, and provides ample, additional on-site capacity for further expansion. The Reston location, which joins three other ServInt facilities in McLean, Va., Washington, DC and Los Angeles, offers excellent power and connectivity redundancy, and meets the highest standards for environmental sustainability.

“ServInt has been growing rapidly over the past year,” said ServInt CTO Matt Loschert. “This new private data center – built to our exacting specifications within one of the most advanced facilities on the East Coast – will allow us to easily accommodate that growth. The fact that our new location, like our DC facility, has access to some of the highest-quality connectivity in the country is an additional plus.”

ServInt’s new facility is a true private data center, built within a state-of-the-art complex which features the following important specifications:
–SAS 70 Type II certified;
–Six public utility feeds from two separate substations;
–2N/N+1 UPS power configurations;
–Four 2.25-megawatt emergency generators with two 20,000-gallon fuel tanks;
–24/7/365 manned security with multiple man-traps, CCTV monitoring, biometric scanners and mag-key card access points;
–Seven 400-ton cooling plants.

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