Amerimar Enterprises Acquires 717 South Wells Street

Amerimar Logo Amerimar Enterprises announces the acquisition of 717 South Wells Street, a 100,000 square foot fiber-rich building located in Chicago, IL. Amerimar Enterprises is once again partnering with telecom industry veteran, Hunter Newby to own and operate the Property. 717 South Wells, originally constructed in 1923, was strategically redeveloped from a manufacturing facility to a telecom carrier hotel by the prior owner in the late 1990s. The 10-story, 100,000-square-foot property is one of the most fiber-dense, network-neutral facilities in Chicago. The building serves as a major hub for data and Internet traffic and provides reliable network interconnection infrastructure for carriers, service … Continue reading

Purevoltage Expands its Footprint to TELEHOUSE Data Center

TELEHOUSE announces that Purevoltage is expanding its footprint to TELEHOUSE’s Chelsea data center, located at 85 Tenth Avenue in New York. Purevoltage will offer Telehouse customers ISP services and its popular Colo by the U service, which is a 1.75 vertical cabinet offering flexibility and substantial cost savings. Purevoltage’s move to TELEHOUSE Chelsea signifies the first of more strategic expansions as the company considers additional Telehouse locations, both domestically and globally.  “Purevoltage, as one of the world’s leading providers of East and West coast colocation and premium Internet services, is a most welcome addition to TELEHOUSE Chelsea,” states Satoshi Adachi, … Continue reading

RCN Business Installs Point of Presence at 325 Hudson

325 Hudson, the rising Carrier Hotel and Meet Me Room in New York City, welcomes RCN Business to its growing customer list. RCN Business provides a full suite of communications services, including high-speed Internet, Dedicated Internet Access (DIA), Hosted Voice, PRI/SIP Trunks, Video (HDTV) and Ethernet E-Line and E-LAN services to enterprises of all sizes. Its wholly owned fiber-rich network ensures superior performance to power today’s complex applications. The project with 325 Hudson will include dual and diverse entrances to the building. “One of the primary RCN Business goals is to offer choice to our customers,” explains Bruce Abbott, Vice … Continue reading

ViaWest Named to Inaugural CRN Cloud Partner Program Guide

Logo-VW_gold_RGB_v_serv_lg ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, announces today that it has been named to the inaugural CRN Cloud Partner Program Guide, a list of the leading technology vendors with cloud-related partner programs designed to benefit members of the indirect IT channel and their cloud initiatives. This guide offers solution providers a valuable resource for locating and exploring the IT industry’s top cloud technologies, programs and offerings, and a way to connect with the organizations making these cloud technologies and partner programs available specifically through the IT channel. ViaWest offers a broad set of cloud … Continue reading

TELEHOUSE’s Rapid Migration Spurs Spire Healthcare Breakthrough

TELEHOUSE announces that Telehouse Europe and Spire Healthcare mark a significant milestone in their partnership following the success of a series of groundbreaking migration projects. Telehouse Europe has partnered with Spire to deliver a centralized ICT infrastructure that adapts to the changing needs to the individual communities it serves, with an initial IPO at over $1 billion.  Following extensive planning by Telehouse Europe and Spire, a migration to Telehouse North commenced, including a ‘UK First’ core infrastructure for Spire’s new client management software. The completed process was achieved in just 18 months, achieving a 50% reduction in lead time, with … Continue reading

Vault Telephone Selects Colo Atl for N+1 Redundancy and SSAE 16 Certified Security

Customer data, network security and access to the Southeast Network Access Point (SNAP) were key differentiators Colo Atl announced that Vault Telephone, a provider of high-grade, low cost voice and data services to carriers, enterprise and government agencies, has joined Colo Atl’s growing list of network operators and service providers. Citing Colo Atl’s ability to provide N+1 redundancy, access to multiple tier-1 network operators and its SSAE 16 certified facility; the key differentiator was Colo Atl being home to the Southeast Network Access Point (SNAP). SNAP is a next-generation Internet Exchange (IX) supporting IPv4, IPv6 as well as OpenFlow and Software … Continue reading

NYI’s Fault Tolerant Web (FTW) Service Protects Against Shellshock Bug

NYI_Logo_sm When you hear words like “Shellshock” and “Bash,” you might think someone is talking about the recent blockbuster action movie, “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.” But in the real world, those words represent very real threats to cyber-security. NYI, a New York company specializing in customized technology infrastructure solutions, releases news today that its Fault Tolerant Web (FTW) service, successfully protects against bugs, web attacks and other online threats. FTW was tested most recently with the onset of Shellshock, a severe software bug that can allow hackers unauthorized access or privileges on computer systems. With millions of documented web attacks over … Continue reading

TeliaSonera International Carrier Expands Network into TELEHOUSE’s Chelsea Data Center

Telehouse announces that global IP backbone provider, TeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC), is expanding its network into TELEHOUSE’s New York Chelsea data center. The expansion to 85 10th Avenue marks the seventh TELEHOUSE data center where TeliaSonera has a presence. The company also provides servers in all Telehouse UK facilities, Telehouse Metro, Telehouse Paris, Voltaire and Germany. “We are honored to further expand our relationship,” states Satoshi Adachi, Vice President of TELEHOUSE America. “As a leading global wholesale provider with one of the world’s most wide-ranging fiber backbones, TSIC is an excellent addition to our cutting-edge, carrier neutral data center facility … Continue reading

ViaWest is Data Center of Choice for DIRECTV

Logo-VW_gold_RGB_v_serv_lg ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, announces that DIRECTV, one of the world’s leading providers of digital entertainment services, has selected ViaWest to support its critical network infrastructure. DIRECTV serves more than 37 million customers in the U.S. and Latin America with state-of-the-art technology, programming and customer service. Because its business is growing rapidly within a competitive and dynamic marketplace, DIRECTV sought a strong technology partner that would deliver colocation space, reliable power and cooling as the company moves its production environment into a new location. “We chose to work with ViaWest because they … Continue reading