Savvis Announces Launch of Cloud-Focused Global Alliances Program

April 5, 2011 by · Comments Off on Savvis Announces Launch of Cloud-Focused Global Alliances Program 

Hosting ReviewsST. LOUIS – Savvis, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVVS), a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprises, today announced details about its cloud-focused global Savvis Alliances Program for channel partners.

Through the flexible, multi-level program, Savvis alliance partners are able to offer Savvis cloud services, as well as managed hosting, colocation, network services and managed security services, to their clients. By registering as an alliance partner, participants receive access to Savvis’ assets and intellectual property through the partner portal at Read more

Data Center Provider TELEHOUSE Expands into Istanbul Turkey

April 5, 2011 by · Comments Off on Data Center Provider TELEHOUSE Expands into Istanbul Turkey 

Hosting ReviewsNew York, NY – TELEHOUSE America, the United States’ leading provider of dedicated data centers, international Internet exchanges, and managed IT services, announces to our US Clients and partners the grand opening of our latest facility addition, TELEHOUSE Istanbul, Turkey, providing secure, carrier neutral data center services to support critical infrastructures utilizing our global reliability standards. The opening of the Istanbul facility represents TELEHOUSE’s first partnership with local telecommunications and system integrator, Teknotel Telekomünikasyon.

TELEHOUSE Istanbul connects with international and local carriers. Clients have multiple connectivity options to support their needs along with viable IT solutions. This expansion brings TELEHOUSE’s global footprint to 41 data centers in 22 cities across 11 countries worldwide. Read more

Beefing Up Security With Web Application Firewalls

November 2, 2010 by · Comments Off on Beefing Up Security With Web Application Firewalls 

If you’re fortunate enough to have a growing online business, you will find your hosting needs growing along with it.  What may have started as a single server may now begin to resemble a burgeoning IT shop, with multiple web servers, database servers, mail servers, and file servers.   All businesses reach a threshold where security and reliability of the environment becomes paramount – to the point where it becomes a higher priority to protect the assets and infrastructure before investing any further in functionality and business growth.  One of the first appliances deployed to protect that infrastructure is a firewall, which can be defined as a hardware and/or software appliance whose primary purpose is to protect network resources by limiting or eliminating unauthorized access to those resources.  While larger businesses often opt to invest in hardware firewalls capable of on-the-fly packet filtering, encryption of all incoming and outgoing requests, and processing of extremely large numbers of concurrent connections, small-to-mid-sized businesses are often best served by software firewalls and specifically Web Application Firewalls, or WAFs. Read more

Top Five Reasons to Utilize Managed IT Services

April 14, 2009 by · Comments Off on Top Five Reasons to Utilize Managed IT Services 

Web Hosting ToolsWAYNE, Pa. – In today’s difficult economic environment, organizations are turning to managed IT services to help them achieve lower and more predictable IT support costs, while also improving IT resiliency and operational efficiencies. Organizations are realizing the advantages of leveraging the investments of managed IT services providers rather than building and managing their own IT infrastructures.

SunGard Availability Services, the pioneer and leading provider of information availability, has outlined the top five reasons to use a managed IT services provider in today’s down economy: Read more

dunnhumby hosts new applications with Attenda

March 3, 2009 by · Comments Off on dunnhumby hosts new applications with Attenda 

Webmaster NewsLondon – Attenda Limited, the Always On Managed Services company, today announced that it had signed a three year managed services contract with dunnhumby to manage their new Project and Portfolio Management application, CA Clarity and their ERP application Microsoft Dynamics AX.

dunnhumby is an international marketing consultancy employing more than 1,000 people in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Its clients include Tesco, Casino, Kroger, Procter & Gamble, Shell, Coca Cola and Mars. Read more

SunGard To Offer Jive Software Managed Services

March 3, 2009 by · Comments Off on SunGard To Offer Jive Software Managed Services 

Webmaster NewsWayne, Pa., & Portland, Ore. – Jive Software, a social business software leader, has selected SunGard Availability Services’ AdvancedHostingSM managed IT services to support its enterprise software suite. Jive selected SunGard because of its operational excellence in meeting service level agreements and its IT infrastructure that delivers scalability and reliability to accommodate Jive’s fast-growth operations.

By utilizing SunGard, Jive will offer customers its social business software via a Software as a Service (SaaS) model. SunGard AdvancedHosting managed IT services allow Jive customers to run applications in a highly available, redundant environment with reduced demands on their own IT resources. Read more