Intermedia Launches Online Backup for Servers

May 18, 2011 by · Comments Off on Intermedia Launches Online Backup for Servers 

Webmaster ToolboxNew York, NY – Intermedia, the world’s largest Microsoft Exchange hosting provider, today launched a server backup option to its Online Backup service. The new feature allows customers to back up their Windows servers including versions 2000, 2003, and 2008 – protecting their server-based data in case of hardware issues or in the event a file is accidentally overwritten. Intermedia Online Backup also includes a desktop version – launched in April 2011 – that enables companies to automatically back up files on their employees’ desktops and laptops. The service is powered by Mozy™, an online backup service from EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC).

Businesses set up and manage Online Backup – both the server and desktop versions – from Intermedia’s HostPilot® Control Panel. HostPilot is used to manage all Intermedia cloud services, including the company’s popular hosted Exchange email and VoIP calling services. Intermedia’s integrated approach gives companies access to the cloud services required to run their business, sparing them from having to use multiple control panels or pay multiple bills. Read more

XO Communications Expands Network in Minneapolis-Saint Paul

March 29, 2011 by · Comments Off on XO Communications Expands Network in Minneapolis-Saint Paul 

Web Hosting BlogMINNEAPOLIS, MN – XO Communications (OTCBB: XOHO) today announced an expansion of its metro network across the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area, more than doubling its addressable market across the metropolitan area.

By expanding the reach of the 19,000-mile XO nationwide network and establishing additional points of presence across the Twin Cities metropolitan area, XO Communications is now able to serve thousands of new businesses and offer them a more competitive alternative for their local and nationwide communications and networking needs. The initiative demonstrates XO Communications’ strategy to expand its presence in existing XO® markets in order to serve more enterprise customers with its award-winning hosted VoIP and managed network solutions and exceptional customer experience. Read more

ThinkGrid Launches Cloud Storage Service

June 30, 2009 by · Comments Off on ThinkGrid Launches Cloud Storage Service 

Webmaster ToolsLondon – ThinkGrid, provider of business IT on demand, today launches its cloud storage service for organisations that need to retain ever-increasing amounts of data, but lack the capital to invest in high-cost, on-site storage. Customers can now benefit from this enterprise-class data storage solution on a pay-as-you-go basis. The service is based on the Mezeo Cloud Storage Platform™ and offers a range of advantages, including back-up and disaster recovery as well as business collaboration. It can either be purchased as a standalone solution accessible from almost any device via an internet connection, including the iPhone and BlackBerry, or integrated with ThinkGrid’s full business IT on demand portfolio, which includes Hosted Desktop and Dynamic Server plans.

“Over recent years there has been a huge rise in the amount of digital information as individuals and businesses increase their dependence on IT. Similar to the way we use banks for keeping our hard earned cash, it’s becoming just as important to safeguard highly valuable data by keeping it stored in a secure, reliable location,” said David Pratt, COO at ThinkGrid. “At the same time, just like our money, we should be able to access this data whenever and wherever we need it. ThinkGrid Cloud Storage is designed to offer exactly this capability but without the pain of having to build and manage a complex infrastructure yourself. Businesses are free to focus on what they do best, confident in the knowledge that their IT is working in the background, helping them to stay efficient and competitive,” added Pratt.

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Alentus Partnership Taps High Growth VoIP Solutions Demand

April 30, 2009 by · Comments Off on Alentus Partnership Taps High Growth VoIP Solutions Demand 

Web Hosting ToolsALISO VIEJO, Calif. – Alentus Corporation (Pink Sheets:ALNS), a leading provider of web hosting, sharepoint hosting, dedicated servers, and datacenter services, today announced a new partnership to provide business customers with unified VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) phone service.

Alentus has partnered with MyWorkplace Online, a managed voice service provider, to provide SMB and enterprise customers with integrated VoIP telephone services. The companies will immediately begin to create solutions packages that will provide incentives for customers of each company to adopt both VoIP and web hosting services. Read more