Burgundy Goes Live at Interxion’s Stockholm Data Center

March 29, 2011 by · Comments Off on Burgundy Goes Live at Interxion’s Stockholm Data Center 

Web Hosting BlogSTOCKHOLM – Interxion Holding NV, (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of carrier-neutral colocation data center services, today announced that Burgundy, a trading platform for Nordic securities, has gone live at Interxion’s Nordic Financial Hub in Stockholm.

Investment and trading firms are now able to cross-connect to Burgundy’s matching engines by colocating their trading systems at Interxion’s Stockholm data center. This will allow market participants to cost-effectively connect to Burgundy at ultra-low latency. Read more

EvoSwitch Hires New Commercial Director

March 27, 2009 by · Comments Off on EvoSwitch Hires New Commercial Director 

Webmaster NewsAmsterdam – EvoSwitch, the Amsterdam based carrier- and CO2-neutral data center, has hired Eric Boonstra (44) as Commercial Director. In his former job Boonstra worked as Branche Director with Alfa Delta Compendium. Before that he headed Siemens Procurement and Logistics.

Eric Boonstra started his job March 1st. He will be responsible for the further international expansion of the EvoSwitch client base. His goal amongst others is to show more companies in the Corporate arena, with Top-500 companies and public organizations in it, what a high tech and ‘green’ data center environment like EvoSwitch can bring them in terms of energy savings, safety and environmental responsibility. Read more

Global Tech Company Sets up European HQ in Southampton

March 18, 2009 by · Comments Off on Global Tech Company Sets up European HQ in Southampton 

Webmaster NewsSouthampton – PEER 1, the multi-million dollar web hosting company based in Canada has chosen Southampton as the UK headquarters for its European expansion programme. PEER 1 UK is already on an aggressive recruitment drive to find the very best technical, sales and customer service talent with a novel approach to finding the right team members: the company is offering to pay all successful new employees £1,000 if they want to give up their jobs in the first two weeks. The initiative is designed to ensure that PEER 1 only employs those who are fully committed to delivering outstanding customer service.

PEER 1 works with small and medium size businesses offering award winning managed hosting and dedicated hosting (through ServerBeach) on a ‘pay as you grow’ basis, and it guarantees the best customer service in the industry. Read more

Blackboard Opens European Data Centre

February 18, 2009 by · Comments Off on Blackboard Opens European Data Centre 

Webmaster NewsWASHINGTON – Blackboard Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBB), a global leader in education technology, today announced the opening of its second data centre in Amsterdam, reinforcing the Company’s commitment to supporting the growing number of European institutions that have turned to Blackboard to host and manage their learning environments.

Blackboard’s two European data centres now provide hosting services to more than 50 institutions across the continent. Glasgow Caledonian University and the University of Birmingham have both recently established new hosting agreements with Blackboard. In addition, Leiden University in the Netherlands and The University of Manchester have recently extended their hosting agreements. Read more