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Mapzen Open Source Data and Software for Real-Time Mapping Applications to Become A Linux Foundation Project

February 1, 2019 by · Comments Off on Mapzen Open Source Data and Software for Real-Time Mapping Applications to Become A Linux Foundation Project 

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced that Mapzen, an open source mapping platform focused on the core components of map display including search and navigation, is a new Linux Foundation project.

Used by organizations such as Eventbrite, Foursquare, Mapbox, The World Bank, Snapchat, HERE Technologies, and Mapillary, Mapzen provides developers with open software and wide-ranging data sets that are customizable and easy to access. Using Mapzen, developers are able to take the open data and build vibrant maps equipped with search and routing services, augment their own libraries and also process data in real-time. This is something not available from conventional, traditionally proprietary mapping or geotracking services.

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Connectria Brings IBM i & AIX To Azure & AWS

February 1, 2019 by · Comments Off on Connectria Brings IBM i & AIX To Azure & AWS 

ST. LOUIS – Connectria, a global leader in cloud services, today announced the launch of four new services that allow businesses to run IBM i and AIX workloads alongside workloads in Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS):

IBM i For Azure
IBM i For AWS
IBM AIX For Azure
IBM AIX For AWS

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IaaS Hosting Provider NovoServe Establishes 40GE Connection to Asteroid IXP in Amsterdam

January 22, 2019 by · Comments Off on IaaS Hosting Provider NovoServe Establishes 40GE Connection to Asteroid IXP in Amsterdam 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands – NovoServe, a venture capital backed Infrastructure-as-a-Service hosting provider with company-owned data centers focused on delivering custom-engineered IaaS hosting solutions including dedicated servers and virtual servers to customers worldwide, has established a 40GE port connection to the Asteroid Internet Exchange Point (IXP). It means that NovoServe’s current peering/interconnection capacity at the Asteroid IXP Platform for its cross-border network backbone in the Netherlands and Germany will quadruple to meet its coming expansion needs. NovoServe is already eying 100GE to follow its planned IaaS hosting network restructuring in Q1 2019 and expected bandwidth volume growth this year.

The Asteroid IXP offers a fully automated, secured interconnection platform were some of the largest carriers, ISPs, hosting companies, CDNs and content providers globally are coming together to exchange traffic from The “smart” engineering design of Asteroid’s Internet Exchange Point in Amsterdam provides its users with a full-featured, highly automated and scalable network peering system.

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Connectria Brings IBM i & AIX To Azure & AWS

January 22, 2019 by · Comments Off on Connectria Brings IBM i & AIX To Azure & AWS 

ST. LOUIS – Connectria, a global leader in cloud services, today announced the launch of four new services that allow businesses to run IBM i and AIX workloads alongside workloads in Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS).

By combining Connectria’s industry leading IBM i Cloud and IBM AIX Cloud with Azure and AWS, Connectria makes it easier for IBM Power Systems Users to safely move all their data center workloads, including legacy applications, to the cloud. Designed to minimize effort and mitigate risks, Connectria’s solutions include full data migration and planning services along with Connectria’s comprehensive 24/7 managed services and security to ensure that its customers’ environments are reliable and secure.

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JoomlaDay Florida 2019 – The Fourth Annual JoomlaDay Florida Announces Its Conference Line Up, Sessions, and Sponsors

January 22, 2019 by · Comments Off on JoomlaDay Florida 2019 – The Fourth Annual JoomlaDay Florida Announces Its Conference Line Up, Sessions, and Sponsors 

TAMPA, FL – Joomla!, the award-winning content management system, is pleased to announce the fourth annual JoomlaDay Florida! The open source web development conference and expo brings together web designers, digital marketers, and developers from around the globe. Currently the largest Joomla Conference in North America, JoomlaDay Florida 2019 has expanded into a full three-day event of Keynotes, Sessions, Workshops, and Labs.

The event kicks off on Friday, February 22nd, 2019 with workshops on Joomla, cPanel & WHM, the Joomla Certification exam, and the opening party. Saturday follows with a full day of Keynotes and sessions, and the annual networking party at the First Chance Last Chance Patio Bar. The event concludes on Sunday with 90-minute labs focused on Business and Joomla Development. Not only for “Joomlers,” JoomlaDay Florida’s program is for anyone doing business on the web.

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RANK Software Partners with Scalar to Advance Proactive Cybersecurity Threat Hunting as a Service

January 22, 2019 by · Comments Off on RANK Software Partners with Scalar to Advance Proactive Cybersecurity Threat Hunting as a Service 

TORONTO – RANK Software, an AI-based security analytics and threat intelligence platform, and Scalar, Canada’s leading IT solutions provider, today announced a partnership to deliver next-generation cybersecurity solutions through new Security Operations Centers.

The problem of preventing today’s increasingly sophisticated cyber security attacks from harming enterprise networks is exacerbated by the estimated gap of 3 million skilled cybersecurity professionals worldwide.

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Equinix Expands its Global Footprint to South Korea with New Data Center in Seoul

January 22, 2019 by · Comments Off on Equinix Expands its Global Footprint to South Korea with New Data Center in Seoul 

REDWOOD CITY, CA – Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced the expansion of its global footprint to South Korea with its new International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data center in Seoul. This carrier-neutral data center—called SL1—will provide interconnection and colocation services to businesses in support of their digital transformation initiatives and adoption of cloud. The new SL1 IBX data center will provide more than 18,000 square feet (approximately 1,680 square meters) of colocation space, offering an initial capacity of 550 cabinets in the first phase, and is scheduled to open in Q3 2019.

South Korea is one of the top 15 largest economies in the world[1] and one of the most vibrant digital economies globally—with high bandwidth and advanced applications driving many of its industries. It also ranks second globally for its focus on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)[2], making it a key market for many of today’s global enterprises. It has a high broadband penetration rate, with numerous internet service providers (ISP) that require carrier-neutral data centers for their interconnection needs. By entering this new market, Equinix will help our global customers expand into South Korea, while helping local companies across the enterprise, service provider, cloud and content spaces accelerate their digital transformation initiatives via Platform Equinix®.

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Hostway and HOSTING Merge, Creating One of the Largest Global Managed Cloud Services Platforms

January 9, 2019 by · Comments Off on Hostway and HOSTING Merge, Creating One of the Largest Global Managed Cloud Services Platforms 

DENVER, AND AUSTIN, TEXAS – Hostway and HOSTING today announced the merger of the two organizations, combining to create one of the largest managed cloud services platforms in the world. Both companies are known for secure, compliant managed hybrid cloud solutions and together will have an unmatched set of products and services with the ability to scale for their clients’ growing needs. The combined organization has 14 world-class data centers in five countries across three continents and will be led by Emil Sayegh as CEO and president. Investors Littlejohn & Co., LLC and Pamlico will stay on to equally back the combined entity.

“Both Hostway and HOSTING have always had an uncompromising commitment to customer service and an incredible history of pioneering leading-edge solutions into the market. This merger is a natural progression of the two companies’ focus on providing solutions for CIOs and IT leaders to reduce costs, mitigate risks and increase business agility,” said Sayegh. “Our combined strengths benefit all our customers by delivering even more product sets and the scalability to adapt to clients’ changing needs. We will be in a unique position to help customers every step of the way as they make the journey to hybrid cloud environments while protecting them against ever-emerging threats.”

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Element Critical Enters Chicago Market Acquiring Two Data Centers in the Suburbs

January 9, 2019 by · Comments Off on Element Critical Enters Chicago Market Acquiring Two Data Centers in the Suburbs 

CHICAGO — Element Critical, a leading provider of data center and IT infrastructure services driven by customer-centric, solutions engineering expertise, today announced the acquisition of two enterprise data centers encompassing 195,000 square feet of data center space in Wood Dale, Illinois, 17 miles west of downtown Chicago and two miles from O’Hare International airport.

The facilities cumulatively feature 111,000 square feet of raised floor and up to 15 megawatts of available power capacity to serve the needs of large and midsize enterprise customers across a wide range of businesses verticals, providing solutions to support virtually any client requirement.

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DreamHost Signs in Support of Principles in Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s ‘Contract for the Web’

January 9, 2019 by · Comments Off on DreamHost Signs in Support of Principles in Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s ‘Contract for the Web’ 

LOS ANGELES, CA – DreamHost®, a global leader in web hosting and Managed WordPress services, is pleased to announce its commitment to the principles outlined in a “Contract for the Web” created by the inventor of the world wide web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee.

The full text of the contract, designed to hold governments, companies, and citizens of the world to keeping the internet accessible and safe to all while minimizing misinformation and human indignity, is slated to be complete in May 2019. By that time fully half of the world’s population is expected to have access to the internet. Berners-Lee and his World Wide Web Foundation are currently asking governments, companies, and individuals to commit to the contracts’ outlined principles.

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