Atlantic.Net Launches First International Data Center in Toronto, Canada

July 29, 2014 by · Comments Off on Atlantic.Net Launches First International Data Center in Toronto, Canada 

atlantic-canada-datacenterORLANDO, FL – Atlantic.Net, a high-powered SSD cloud VPS hosting solutions provider, announced today the opening of their first international data center, located in Toronto, Canada. To assist in the expansion, a second center also launched in Dallas, Texas. These state of the art data centers offer integrated colocation for telecommunication companies headquartered around the world, affording customers access to domestic, around the clock support from the United States, and now, Canada.

The Toronto center is fully equipped with high-speed fiber connections and upstream connections to Tier-1 bandwidth providers, making for an unadulterated first step into international territory. The center is carrier-neutral, allowing customers to receive prioritized delivery, as well as providing an exceptional network and superior upkeep to Atlantic.Net’s large roster of Canadian customers, and international users alike. The building is operated by Cogeco, a billion dollar data center operator, which allows Atlantic.Net to employ natural resources, making the international data center an energy efficient and green facility.

As these centers attest, Atlantic.Net is expanding their reach for customers who want a secure, reliable data center with a native backing. “We chose Toronto and Dallas because both locations ensure that our customers have a domestic location to provide the highest-quality support,” explained Marty Puranik, Founder, President and CEO of Atlantic.Net.

In conjunction with the international center, the Dallas center is positioned in the heart of Dallas for stateside support for the international center. It is located at the Univision Tower, 2323 Bryan Street and boasts 4500 (kW) utility power capacity with 1450 (kW) UPS power capacity and 3890 (kW) generator power capacity. There is also an N-N+1 UPS redundancy and, N+1 cooling redundancy – all operated by Digital Realty Trust, a multi-billion dollar data center operator.

Atlantic.Net will continue to focus on international expansion to better service their global consumers. Now, the company currently has three open facilities, with plans to continue expansion to hot spots of the cloud ecosystem in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific countries. Read more

iWeb Launches Third Enterprise Level Security Service for Smart Servers

August 23, 2011 by · Comments Off on iWeb Launches Third Enterprise Level Security Service for Smart Servers 

Web Hosting ToolboxMontreal, Quebec –, a global provider of Internet hosting services and IT infrastructure, is proud to present the new feature for Smart Servers: Smart Groups. Smart Group is a private virtual LAN service for all the Smart Servers in your account and is completely dedicated to your account.

Servers within a group can communicate while remaining invisible to other clients’ servers connected to the same local network, like a private rack. The Smart Servers share information via a local link, which increases the security of your servers. Furthermore, local bandwidth is unlimited with the SuperSmart package. Read more

Canadian Web Hosting Completes CICA 5970 and SAS70 Type II Certification

July 8, 2011 by · Comments Off on Canadian Web Hosting Completes CICA 5970 and SAS70 Type II Certification 

Hosting ServicesVancouver, BC – Canadian Web Hosting, a leading online hosting provider in Canada announced today that it has successfully completed two independent audits of its selected controls, processes and procedures in compliance with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ (AICPA) Statement on Auditing Standards (SAS) No. 70 for service organizations and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) Section 5970 for the period starting from May 1, 2011. SAS70 Type II (now known as SSAE16) and CICA 5970 audits are widely recognized within the industry as the benchmark for service organizations, and each certification requires a thorough audit of the internal controls of the service organization by a licensed independent auditor.

“By completing this audit, we want our customers to know that Canadian Web Hosting has the ability to keep their systems running and that we are doing everything possible to protect their sensitive data,” says Tony Chu, Canadian Web Hosting CEO. “By completing the CICA 5970 and SAS70 Type II audit, we are providing greater assurances and transparency into our business operations and delivering on our promise to offer the most secure and reliable web hosting platform in Canada.” Read more

TELUS To Construct New Quebec Data Center

May 20, 2011 by · Comments Off on TELUS To Construct New Quebec Data Center 

Webmaster ToolboxRimouski, Quebec – TELUS announced construction of a new $65 million Tier III* Intelligent Internet Data Centre in Rimouski. This new green facility, the first TELUS Internet Data Center built to LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold Standards, will significantly enhance TELUS’ IT management services to businesses in Quebec, Canada and internationally. The project affirms TELUS’ position as Canada’s leading provider of managed hosting solutions, according to a recent report by NBI/Michael Sone Associates.

The new facility will be a cornerstone in TELUS’ strategic shift in support of next-generation cloud computing and unified communications solutions. With this investment, TELUS expects to further provide Quebec clients with world class IT facilities and managed services – allowing them to focus on their core business and boosting their competitiveness.
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Data Centers Canada Established Peering Partnership with OTTIX

May 9, 2011 by · Comments Off on Data Centers Canada Established Peering Partnership with OTTIX 

Webmaster ToolboxToronto, Ontario Canada – Data Centers Canada a data center provider which operates, develops and manages Canadian real estate for the purpose of providing turn-key data center solutions including colocation and disaster recovery solutions for enterprises has announced that it has established a network peering partnership with the Ottawa Internet Exchange also commonly known as OTTIX.

OTTIX – Ottawa’s main internet exchange brings together internet service providers, large corporate entities and educational facilities in a network peering partnership to maximize network efficiency and speed. Currently OTTIX has over five hundred peering partners. Read more

Approved Host iWeb Unveils New Corporate Image

April 7, 2011 by · Comments Off on Approved Host iWeb Unveils New Corporate Image 

Hosting ReviewsMONTREAL, QUEBEC – iWeb (TSX-V: IWB), Global provider of Internet hosting services and IT infrastructure, announces the unveiling of its new corporate image reflecting its new products and featuring its new automated solutions.

Since the launching of its new line of Smart Servers, iWeb initiated the rejuvenation of its image, on its website, in the new Control Center, and in its advertisements. Read more