AboveNet to Connect to Cervalis Data Centers in Connecticut and New Jersey

July 18, 2011 by · Comments Off on AboveNet to Connect to Cervalis Data Centers in Connecticut and New Jersey 

Hosting ServicesWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – AboveNet, Inc. (NYSE:ABVT), a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions, today announced that it will connect to the Cervalis data centers located in Stamford, Connecticut and Totowa, New Jersey. Customers located in the facilities will have access to AboveNet’s private, optical network and extensive fiber footprint for connectivity in and between top metro markets in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

AboveNet will provide Cervalis customers with diverse, low-latency routes to other top business centers. For example, a company operating in the Cervalis center in Stamford or Totowa can establish an Ethernet connection to its office location, remote data center and to business partners within top metro locations.
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PCNet, Inc. Launches New Trumbull Data Center

June 8, 2011 by · Comments Off on PCNet, Inc. Launches New Trumbull Data Center 

Webmaster ToolboxTrumbull, CT – PCnet, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of its new data center in Trumbull, Connecticut. This first data center delivers a robust multipurpose data center offering colocation and cloud infrastructure solutions. PCNet, Inc. has launched this data center initiative to meet the growing demand for data center services.

The PCNet, Inc. Data center is a SAS 70 Type II certified, operationally redundant data center with multiple Tier 1 Fiber Internet carriers, N+1 HVAC systems, UPS, and generator power backup systems. PCNet, Inc. has also integrated into its security framework campus-wide video surveillance, Two-factor biometric authenticated access, and its data center employees have been through a rigorous background screening process. Read more

C7 Data Centers Signs Multi-Year Agreement With Level 3 Communications

May 2, 2011 by · Comments Off on C7 Data Centers Signs Multi-Year Agreement With Level 3 Communications 

Webmaster ToolboxSALT LAKE CITY, UT – Colocation data center and bandwidth provider C7 Data Centers, Inc. (C7) has announced the addition of Level 3 Communications (Level 3) to its portfolio of Tier-1 carriers. Level 3 is recognized as a leading provider of global, fiber-based communications, operating a Tier-1 carrier network.

“Enterprises are increasingly reliant upon digital systems to accomplish their critical business objectives, and, as such, data security, redundancy and recovery are vital components to an organization’s ability to remain competitive within the marketplace,” said Peter Reiss, Level 3’s General Manager for the Southwest Region. “C7 Data Centers excels in providing these solutions, and we are excited that the addition of our network services to their communications portfolio helps position C7 as one of the best connected data center providers in the region.” Read more

NTT America and Capacity Media Offer Technology Workshop for Latin American Operators

March 17, 2011 by · Comments Off on NTT America and Capacity Media Offer Technology Workshop for Latin American Operators 

Hosting ToolboxNEW YORK – NTT America, a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com) and a Tier-1 global IP network services provider, today announced that it has partnered with Capacity Media to offer the “Best Practices for Network and Operational Management” technology workshop. The event, which NTT America is sponsoring along with Juniper Networks and Cariden Technologies, will take place on Monday, March 21, 2011 from 12:30 – 6:30 pm at the Renaissance Sao Paulo Hotel in Sao Paulo, Brazil prior to the start of Capacity Latam 2011.

The workshop is designed as a high-level forum to provide Latin American network operators the opportunity to learn from industry experts, such as NTT America, that have significant real-world experience in Network Operations Center (NOC) and operational management. Attendees will also have the opportunity to discuss their own experiences, challenges and successes with the experts, as well as problem solve from theoretical case studies and develop effective strategies to optimize their networks. Read more

NTT Com to Expand Arcstar™ Global IP-VPN in U.S., Launch New POP in Europe

June 29, 2009 by · Comments Off on NTT Com to Expand Arcstar™ Global IP-VPN in U.S., Launch New POP in Europe 

Webmaster ToolsNew York, NY – NTT Communications (NTT Com) announced today that it will expand its Arcstar™ Global IP-VPN service to the U.S. cities of Atlanta, Georgia on July 1 and Denver, Colorado in the fall. The company also announced plans to introduce Arcstar Global IP-VPN point of presence (POP) at its premium data centers in London on July 1 and Paris in the fall.

Arcstar Global IP-VPN, a managed network service for enterprise customers, is currently available in 159 countries. Targets of the expansion include global companies headquartered in the U.S. Southeast and call centers and R&D facilities in the U.S. Midwest. Applications will be accepted in Atlanta from July 1 and in Denver from around August.

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Uber Bandwidth Achieves Connectivity Milestone

March 5, 2009 by · Comments Off on Uber Bandwidth Achieves Connectivity Milestone 

Webmaster NewsAsheville, NC – Uber Bandwidth, a leading provider of high-performance high-value bandwidth to the data center colocation community, announced today that it has surpassed its first connectivity milestone of offering over a dozen Tier 1 connections to its customers. Utilizing their 1-Terabit-capable network, Uber Bandwidth has achieved this goal while remaining the value leader in the industry at $3.99/mbps.

“Thirteen and growing monthly,” counts Jonathan Hoppe, Uber Bandwidth’s Chief Technology Officer. “That’s how many Tier-1 Internet providers our colocation customers can now access at the Uber Center in Asheville, North Carolina. You can watch the number of Tier-1 providers increase and see who they are right on our website. We have open negotiations with a dozen other providers, and once we reach acceptable agreements we’ll be adding them in to the mix as well. Our plans for the future are big. We’re running diverse path fiber to other carrier hotels around the United States, and by the end of 2009 we hope to directly peer with over 100 networks. We are well on our way to creating the most extreme network of multiple 10-gigabit connections to every major network in the U.S., Canada and Europe.” Read more