Dyn Inc. Gears Up the Focus on its Channel Strategy

January 29, 2010 by · Comments Off on Dyn Inc. Gears Up the Focus on its Channel Strategy 

Web HostingManchester, NH – Dynamic Network Services Inc. (Dyn Inc.), the world’s fastest growing managed DNS provider, today announces the formalization of its partner program. This program, which has already attracted several key partners across the globe, is designed to provide companies with unique ways to expand their market share and build strategic business relationships to boost their own service offerings.

“Many companies who come to us looking for a trusted DNS provider are focusing on one specialized technology. When we form this new partnership with them, it then creates the opportunity for companies to use services such as the Dynect Platform, our premier managed DNS enterprise solution as a value-add to their current offering which they then pass along to their customers,” said Brian Brady, Dyn Inc.’s Strategic Partner Manager. “Additionally, as a Dyn partner, companies can share information as part of an exclusive community of business collaborators, and leverage new growth opportunities.”
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Registration Opens For PubCon South, April 13 – 15, Dallas, TX

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Web HostingAustin, TX – PubCon, the social media, Internet marketing, search marketing conference and expo, has opened registration for its PubCon South conference, to be held at the Richardson Conference and Civic Center, Dallas, Texas, April 13- 15, 2010. PubCon South is a multi-track technology conference with an extensive program of educational, highly topical sessions, where cutting-edge Internet marketing knowledge, hot topics and trends are shared with attendees.

Brett Tabke, PubCon’s organizer, said, “Opening registration this early means that attendees can take full advantage of the special discounted rates. These early rates make PubCon South one of the most affordable, and highly productive Internet, search and social media marketing conferences on the circuit. We have a great line-up of speakers and hot topics devised to deliver a highly educational, topical and exciting event. I encourage you to register early while the entry-level price lasts.”
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Vivio Technologies Partners with SmarterTools

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Web HostingWalla Walla, WA – Vivio Technologies is proud to announce a partnership with SmarterTools Inc in which Vivio Technologies will offer SmarterTools software products to enhance Vivio’s new ColdFusion Windows Hosting account options. Vivio Technologies is a long standing member of the ColdFusion community and has been proud to offer ColdFusion Hosting Accounts on Linux for many years now. Vivio has just recently added Windows Hosting Solutions for ColdFusion and are proud to offer SmarterTools products on both Vivio’s VPS offerings and Dedicated Server offerings.

When asked about the partnership with SmarterTools Inc, Vivio Technologies President Jordan Michaels responded, “We evaluated several products that compared to the products offered by SmarterTools Inc and in doing so, we found that SmarterTools products were by far the most feature-rich and easy-to-use products on the market. There is certainly a good reason why SmarterTools Inc has established themselves as one of the most trusted names in the business. We look forward to mutually beneficial relationship with SmarterTools Inc for many years to come.”
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Level 3 to Deliver Voice, Data Services to Multi-Point Communications

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Web HostingBROOMFIELD, Colo. – Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: LVLT) today announced that it has been selected as the exclusive provider of voice and high-bandwidth services for Multi-Point Communications, a global provider of customized audio and Web conferencing services.

Under the contract, Level 3 will provide dedicated Internet access, toll-free, voice-termination, private line and colocation services for Multi-Point’s offices in Birmingham and Atlanta, which will allow the company to unify all of its communications services on Level 3’s fiber-optic network.
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Netfirms’ Twitter Domain Registration Feature is a Hit with Users

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Web HostingToronto – Twitter users across the globe are embracing the latest Netfirms domain name registration feature. In September 2009, Netfirms became the first ICANN accredited registrar to allow domain registration using Twitter. Their customers can now tweet a domain request to the Netfirms Twitter account, and have it registered securely within minutes.

This feature offers a whole new level of ease and simplicity for the savvy domain customer and Netfirms is seeing proof that their customers are recognizing the ‘anywhere anytime’ benefit of this new free service. On any given day, up to 5% of all domains registrations at Netfirms are being submitted via Twitter.
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The Bunker secures funding for further upgrade and expansion

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Web HostingUnited Kingdom – The Bunker Secure Hosting Ltd, the Ultra Secure Data Centre and Managed Services provider announces the successful completion of its fourth round of financing. The £1m of new funds was once again raised entirely from existing shareholders at double the value of the last issue. The funds will be used to continue the company’s infrastructure upgrade and development program including the fit out of further data areas at both the Ash and Newbury Data Centres.

Peregrine Newton CEO of The Bunker, said: “I am delighted with the outcome of this latest round of financing. The management team see this as another positive endorsement of the progress of the company. The Bunker is now a very profitable business and these funds will allow us to accelerate our upgrade plans and continue expansion. It is tremendous to have such a supportive shareholder base behind us and to be able to draw on such a deep pool of expertise in finance, technology and business growth and development. The Bunker has a unique proposition in a very positive market. The board and shareholders completely understand the potential of the company and continue to back the team and help them deliver”.
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Infinitely Virtual Offers CentOS 5.4 with All Virtual Dedicated Server Products

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Web HostingLOS ANGELES – Infinitely Virtual, a rapidly expanding provider of high quality and affordable virtual server technology, is pleased to announce the availability of CentOS 5.4 preloaded on all Virtual Dedicated Server products.

Major changes between the newly upgraded CentOS 5.4 and the older CentOS4 include: updated versions of Apache-2.2, php-5.1.6, kernel-2.6.18, Gnome-2.16, KDE-3.5,, Evolution-2.12, Firefox-3.0, Thunderbird-2.0, MySQL-5.0, and PostgreSQL-8. Better desktop support is offered through compiz and AIGLX. Virtualization is provided by the Xen hypervisor with Virtual Machine Manager and libvirt. CentOS 5.4 also improves upon earlier versions of Cent OS 5 by using KVM as a preview for new virtualization technology in Enterprise Linux, and ext4 as a technology preview in file systems.
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Cisco, NetApp and VMware Collaborate to Deliver New Capabilities for the Dynamic Data Center

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Web HostingSILICON VALLEY, CA — As enterprises move toward a data center that is 100 percent virtualized, Cisco, NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) and VMware (NYSE: VMW) today announced that they are expanding their long-standing collaboration to deliver new design architectures that help customers evolve virtualized data centers to be more efficient, dynamic and secure. The three companies introduced an end-to-end Secure Multi-tenancy Design Architecture that provides enhanced security in cloud environments by isolating the information technology (IT) resources and applications of different clients, business units or departments that share a common IT infrastructure. As part of their collaboration, Cisco, NetApp and VMware will also offer a cooperative support model for these pretested and validated design architectures to help customers quickly build a unified, virtualized infrastructure.

“It’s clear that a tremendous opportunity exists for Cisco, NetApp and VMware to enable real change in the data center,” said Tom Georgens, president and CEO of NetApp. “Our visions are aligned around the concept of a dynamic data center that will be the foundation of cloud computing and that will enable enterprises, integrators and service providers to deliver IT as a service [ITaaS]. In this scenario, IT becomes a dynamic asset that is more efficient and can better adapt to changing business needs. This new era of IT has stringent infrastructure requirements that our companies are ready to meet today—together.” Read more

Online Tech Bridges the Gap Between Colocation and Managed Dedicated Servers

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Web HostingANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN – Analysts often divide the server hosting market into distinct buckets: colocation, dedicated servers, and cloud computing. The server hosting market is, in reality, a range of hybrid services and solutions – and users desire to leverage those services from a single data center operator. Online Tech’s newest service called OTManage™, is a hybrid solution that aims to fill the gap between colocation and managed dedicated servers.

OTManage delivers turnkey server management for colocated servers for a simple monthly fee, with the same level of service and support that clients receive with managed dedicated servers. It eliminates the hassle of day-to-day server management for colocated servers, freeing IT staff to focus on higher value-add matters than managing their servers on a day-to-day basis. OTManage includes: 24×7 monitoring, troubleshooting, remediation, unlimited technical support, hands & eyes, patch management, capacity monitoring and configuration support.
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PEER 1 Hosting’s Newest and Largest Data Centre is Open for Business in Canada

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Web HostingTORONTO – PEER 1 Hosting, Inc. (TSX:PIX), a global online IT hosting provider, today announced the opening of its US$40 million data centre, located in Toronto, Ontario. At more than 40,000 square feet, this new data centre is more than twice the size of a professional hockey rink and marks the first time PEER 1 Hosting is offering all three hosting solutions – colocation, dedicated hosting and managed hosting – in Canada.

The opening of the flagship data centre is also the first time PEER 1 is offering all three hosting solutions under one roof, enabling small- and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs) to conveniently choose the right solution for their business. Read more

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