Tier.Net Launches 1270v6 Dedicated Server

November 6, 2019 by · Comments Off on Tier.Net Launches 1270v6 Dedicated Server 

MELBOURNE, FLORIDA: Tier.Net today announced the launch of an Intel 1270v6 hosting package into its dedicated server lineup aimed at giving small business owners a powerful, yet affordable alternative to higher-end dedicated hosting plans. The 1270v6 Dedicated Server is bundled with 10GigE bandwidth delivering faster page load times than previous budget friendly processors. In addition, clients receive 64GB of RAM and a 500GB SSD primary drive for an added speed boost. DDoS Protection and 24x7x365 support are also included with every 1270v6 Dedicated Server.

“It’s no secret that Google is now punishing slower loading websites in favor of faster loading sites. If you are looking for a fast, affordable, and reliable dedicated server,” says John Dundon, Managing Partner of Tier.Net, “our 1270v6 dedicated server delivers. The other nice feature with this server is that it can be upgraded as a company’s needs grow. Additional hard drives and more RAM, for example, can be added at any time. At only $99 per month, this is a great example of how no one does hosting better or gives you more value for your money than Tier.Net. You simply won’t find a more affordable server that delivers this type of performance anywhere.”

Features and benefits of the Tier.Net 1270v6 Dedicated Server include:
• Faster loading web pages and less power consumption versus older processors
• Each 1270v6 includes 20TB of 10GigE bandwidth and full DDos Protection
• Best value and performance combination available anywhere
• Fast loading 500GB SSD Storage

The 1270v6 Dedicated Server Package is now available at $99 per month. For more information on Tier.Net’s 1270v6 Dedicated Server, visit

About Tier.Net
Tier.Net is an international award-winning web hosting provider operating in multiple state-of-the-art data centers. Tier.Net offers a full suite of hosting and cloud services to deliver first-class service to its customers, ranging from people building their first website to businesses scaling their online presence.

For more information about Tier.Net, please visit www.Tier.Net.

Total Server Solutions Achieves VMware Cloud Verified Status

October 15, 2019 by · Comments Off on Total Server Solutions Achieves VMware Cloud Verified Status 

ATLANTA, GA – Total Server Solutions (TSS), a global Managed Services Provider, announced today it has achieved VMware Cloud Verified status.

The Cloud Verified badge signals to customers that Total Server Solutions offers a service running on top of the complete VMware Cloud infrastructure. Through Cloud Verified partner services, customers attain access to the full set of VMware Cloud Infrastructure capabilities including integration and interoperability, cost optimization and flexibility.

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Cologix Adds Third Data Center in Dallas

October 15, 2019 by · Comments Off on Cologix Adds Third Data Center in Dallas 

DENVER, CO – Cologix, a network-neutral interconnection and hyperscale edge data center company, today announced it is adding a third data center in the renowned INFOMART Dallas building, the region’s preeminent carrier hotel. The new, state-of-the-art 13,200 SQF DAL3 data center will utilize Cologix’s existing Meet-Me-Room (MMR) and offer diverse fiber paths from customer cabinet/cage space to the MMR. DAL3 offers connections to Amazon Web Services® Direct Connect, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft® Azure ExpressRoute, IBM Cloud and Oracle FastConnect.

“With a strong telecom infrastructure and low costs of doing business, the Dallas market continues to grow and thrive driven primarily by enterprise customers and network providers,” said Bill Fathers, Chairman and CEO of Cologix. “Fortune 1,000 businesses need access to the best data center and interconnections available, especially when running latency-sensitive applications and accessing cloud compute services. Cologix provides diverse and unique access unparalleled in the industry. Our new interconnection hub will support growing consumer demand for speed and capacity to support immediate access to online banking and healthcare as well as on-demand gaming and apps like Fortnite and Lyft, video and live streaming with services like Netflix, YouTube and other content delivered to smartphones and other connected devices. In addition, Dallas is one of the U.S. metro markets where carriers are in a race to build 5G networks. ”

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CoreSite Celebrates Virginia Data Center Grand Opening

October 15, 2019 by · Comments Off on CoreSite Celebrates Virginia Data Center Grand Opening 

DENVER, CO – CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions in major U.S. metropolitan areas, recently celebrated the Grand Opening of its newest colocation facility VA3 in Reston, Virginia.

The CoreSite Reston campus and the continued growth and expansion with VA3 provides the CoreSite customer community with the immediate benefits of a rich ecosystem of natively deployed networks, cloud on-ramps, and solution partners. As of June 30, 2019, CoreSite’s Northern Virginia market was comprised of over 280 customers, which includes approximately 40 cloud providers, 170 enterprises, and 70 network providers. Additionally, the Fairfax County location allows CoreSite to serve the native base of enterprises, systems integrators, universities, and governmental agencies with the lowest latency to the largest public clouds.

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Nexcess and Liquid Web Partner Together

October 15, 2019 by · Comments Off on Nexcess and Liquid Web Partner Together 

LANSING, MI – Liquid Web, the market leader in managed hosting and managed application services to SMBs, and Nexcess, the premier managed web hosting provider for eCommerce platforms have joined forces. With over 50 years of combined hosting experience, the move supports the company’s mission to dominate the Web Professional hosting market for SMBs.

“This combination of companies demonstrates our commitment to be a leader in the Application hosting space and to deliver innovative solutions for the Web Professional customer that we are both focused on — designers, developers, site and store owners,” said Liquid Web CEO Jim Geiger. “Nexcess is the premier eCommerce hosting provider for SMBs, and this union gives them access to more scale and capital to continue growth for the long term. With the combination of our two companies and strong expertise in Magento, WordPress and WooCommerce, Liquid Web and Nexcess will now be able to further develop the product and open source platform capabilities that SMB customers and their developers have been asking for,” said Geiger.

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Equinix Expands into Mexico With Acquisition of Three Axtel Data Centers

October 15, 2019 by · Comments Off on Equinix Expands into Mexico With Acquisition of Three Axtel Data Centers 

REDWOOD CITY, CA – Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced it has entered into an agreement with Axtel S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: AXTELCPO) to acquire three data centers that serve the Mexico City and Monterrey metro areas of Mexico for US$175 million in an all-cash transaction. The three facilities generated approximately $21 million of revenues in the 12 months ending December 31, 2018, with an EBITDA margin profile accretive to the Equinix business. The acquisition is expected to close in Q1 2020, subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory approval.

The addition of these three facilities in two strategic technology metros in Mexico is part of Equinix’s strategy of extending its global leadership into attractive large-growth markets. This acquisition, when combined with the previous acquisitions of key traffic hubs in Dallas (Infomart) and Miami (NAP of the Americas), will further strengthen Equinix’s global platform by increasing interconnection between North, Central and South America.

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Oracle and VMware Partner to Support Customers’ Hybrid Cloud Strategies

October 15, 2019 by · Comments Off on Oracle and VMware Partner to Support Customers’ Hybrid Cloud Strategies 

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) and VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), announced an expanded partnership to help customers leverage the companies’ enterprise software and cloud solutions to make the move to the cloud. Under this new partnership, customers will be able to support their hybrid cloud strategies by running VMware Cloud Foundation on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. With this new solution, customers will be able to easily migrate VMware vSphere workloads to Oracle’s Generation 2 Cloud Infrastructure and take advantage of consistent infrastructure and operations. As a part of this partnership, Oracle will also provide technical support for Oracle software running in VMware environments both in customer on-premise data centers and Oracle-certified cloud environments.

“As more of our customers make the move to cloud, they’re looking for a superior VMware experience. We are excited that Oracle Cloud customers will be able to run VMware workloads in Oracle Cloud and retain VMware administrative access,” said Don Johnson, executive vice president, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. “This is made possible by Layer 2 networking in the cloud and our bare metal service. Customers will be able to extend existing VMware investments, processes, and tools while benefitting from the security and performance of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.”

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DC BLOX Opens Birmingham Data Center

July 12, 2019 by · Comments Off on DC BLOX Opens Birmingham Data Center 

ATLANTA — DC BLOX, a multi-tenant data center provider delivering the infrastructure and connectivity essential to power today’s digital business, announces the opening of its fourth center facility in Birmingham, Alabama. The first phase of the facility, now customer ready, delivers up to 5MW of power, 18,000 square feet of white space and 13,000 square feet of office space, featuring conference rooms, demo space, hoteling cubes and workstations. This location is DC BLOX’s flagship facility and is capable of expanding to over 200,000 square feet with over 60MW of critical IT load to serve as a technology and innovation hub for the surrounding area.

As data centers move more toward the edge of the network to accommodate a growing number of applications demanding local processing and storage – low-latency, high-capacity connectivity is a key component of this evolving architecture. DC BLOX’s Birmingham data center offers access to the company’s full breadth of solutions including cloud storage, colocation and rich connectivity to support enterprise, government and education customers, as well as managed service providers, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies and content providers that do business in the Southeast. The facility is part of DC BLOX,s private, high-speed network fabric, which provides 100Gb+ bandwidth, low-latency connections to Internet Exchanges, access to numerous carriers across data centers and secure cloud connectivity.

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Iron Mountain Expands Data Services to Support Amazon Web Services

July 12, 2019 by · Comments Off on Iron Mountain Expands Data Services to Support Amazon Web Services 

BOSTON – Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), a global leader in storage and information management services with more than 42,000 data management customers and 120 exabytes in storage, today announced an expansion to its Data Restoration and Migration Services (DRMS), offering customers seeking to migrate tape-based data into Amazon Web Services (AWS). With the expanded offering, companies will have the ability to modernize their data management strategy while maintaining high levels of security, access, and governance. In addition, Iron Mountain announced it has joined the AWS Partner Network (APN) as a Select Technology Partner, enabling customers to accelerate their digital transformation journey with AWS.

With DRMS, customers will have the ability to seamlessly migrate data stored on tape to Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon S3 Glacier (S3 Glacier), or Amazon S3 Glacier Deep Archive (S3 Glacier Deep Archive) for long-term data retention and storage. Customers can work with Iron Mountain to develop an optimal strategy for migration of their tape-based data to multiple AWS storage classes, either on demand or via bulk transfer. Customers can leverage tape-based data, protected and managed by Iron Mountain for migration to AWS, to further build big-data, artificial intelligence/machine learning-powered applications and solutions.

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iomart Approved to Supply Cloud Services on G-Cloud 11

July 12, 2019 by · Comments Off on iomart Approved to Supply Cloud Services on G-Cloud 11 

GLASGOW – iomart Group plc (AIM: IOM) has been approved to supply a comprehensive portfolio of managed cloud services on the G-Cloud 11 framework which will help public sector bodies reduce management costs and simplify compliance.

In all, iomart, together with its digital transformation consultancy SystemsUp and storage specialist Cristie Data, has been approved to deliver a total of 29 separate cloud services across the three lots of hosting, support and software, to support central government, local authorities, healthcare, education and blue light services as they continue to transform the way they deliver their services to the public.

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