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

The Hits Keep Coming – ViaWest Earns Second Award in a Month

Logo-VW_gold_RGB_v_serv_lg ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, is having a great month. At the end of August, the company was honored with the 2014 Top Telecom Company Award during ColoradoBIZ Magazine’s Top Company Awards ceremony. Today, ViaWest announces is has been selected by Channel Partners, a resource for indirect sales channels offering IT and telecom solutions, as a winner of the 2014 Cloudys Cloud Channel Innovation Awards. ViaWest’s KINECTed Health Cloud, specifically designed to help companies meet their compliance requirements and IT needs, was selected by Channel Partners as the Most Innovative Cloud Service. Twenty-five winners … Continue reading

Affiliation Equals Compensation – ViaWest Proves It with New Affiliate Program

ViaWest Affiliate Program ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, has launched a new Affiliate Program that will offer an array of benefits to those involved. Industry-leading incentives? Check. Compensation to affiliates who promote ViaWest’s IT infrastructure services through advertising and lead generation initiatives? Check. In short, affiliate partners, including technology bloggers, technical forums, search engine marketers, small businesses, and channel partners, that display ViaWest advertisements on their own websites and generate qualified leads and closed sales will be richly rewarded. “Our program allows affiliates to expand their services offerings by partnering with ViaWest to promote our world-class data … Continue reading

Support From An Unlikely Source: Governor Aids Rockstars in Bringing 700+ Tech Jobs to Pennsylvania

Think Loud United Fiber and Data and Think Loud make a mark in York, PA thanks to a little help from the Governor. A group of famous rock stars and a conservative Governor might seem like an unlikely pairing, but when the founding members of the multiplatinum band LIVE, Chad Taylor, Patrick Dahlheimer and Chad Gracey, along with business partner Bill Hynes, decided to locate their newly companies, Think Loud Development, Think Loud Studios, YRK Publications and United Fiber & Data into one of the most impoverished neighborhoods of York, PA, they found a champion in Republican Governor Tom Corbett. Think Loud … Continue reading

Manhattan-Based Cloud Hosting Provider, Madison Technology, Expands to vXchnge’s NY Data Center

vXchnge, a leading, next-generation, software-defined, intelligent data center services company operating data centers in multiple markets across the US, announced today that Madison Technology (MTI) has chosen vXchnge as its newest performance-driven data center infrastructure provider as it expands its managed cloud hosting services into Westchester County, New York. Via its Chappaqua, New York facility, vXchnge is delivering MTI a unique solution, including space, power, and connectivity. Based in Manhattan, MTI is a local provider of enterprise-grade Managed Hosting and Full-Lifecycle IT Services, specializing in compliance-based hosting solutions to financial, healthcare and legal industries. As more of MTI’s clients and prospects expressed interest in … Continue reading

Hawaii Pacific Data is now AlohaNAP

Rebrand signals substantial progress in development of ‘meet-me’ point for trans-Pacific communications traffic and strategic mid-Pacific Tier 3+ datacenter campus fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty, LLC (1547), a developer and operator of custom-designed datacenters to tenants of all sizes and Hawaii Pacific Teleport, a leading global satellite communications facility, announced today that they have rebranded their Kapolei, Hawaii joint venture datacenter as The AlohaNAP. Formerly known as Hawaii Pacific Data, the partners believe that the new name and brand better symbolizes the open, welcoming, network-neutral model that they are planning for the facility.  Set to launch in July 2014 and nearly … Continue reading

Grand Opening: ViaWest’s Newest Fault Tolerant Data Center

ViaWest, yesterday, celebrated the grand opening of its newest data center, located in Chaska, Minnesota.   The high-end facility encompasses more than 70,000 square feet of raised floor and will offer customers premium colocation, managed and cloud services and hybrid offerings, with 24×7 on-site engineers and service. The data center is also fully compliant, meeting PCI, SOC, SSAE and HIPAA regulations. As with its other data centers, ViaWest will also pursue the North American Tier IV design certification from the Uptime Institute, which represents the highest rating possible measuring quality and reliability in a data center. VIPs, local businesses and ViaWest … Continue reading

DCD Converged NY Attendees Are Invited to Test Drive a 40-Min Instructor-led DCPRO Course

This year, attendees at DCD Converged New York, happening March 11 at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square, are invited to test drive the condensed version of an instructor-led DCProfessional (DCPRO) Development course – in just 40 minutes. DCPro Taster Sessions will be hosted by Julius Neudorfer, a Master Instructor for the DCPro Development program. The DCPro suite of CEU-eligible courses is quickly becoming one of the most recognized education frameworks for individuals and corporations. “DCPro is a natural fit for DatacenterDynamics Converged New York,” states Jason Velody, Managing Director of DCPro. “Participants will have the opportunity to experience firsthand how our courses can contribute to their professional development. The topics in … Continue reading

ViaWest to Offer Insight Into Compliance

Navigating the complex compliance requirements in today’s business is confusing, and non-compliance can be costly – with fines in the millions and settlements exceeding a billion dollars. ViaWest will offer a webinar on March 12, from noon to 12:45 p.m. MST (2 to 2:45 p.m. ET), to help navigate these requirements. “Compliance – What You Need to Know,” will be hosted by Jason Carolan, CTO of ViaWest, and Bradley Hart, ViaWest Director of Compliance. They will cover a range of topics, including – - PCI, SSAE 16, and HIPAA regulations and recent changes – Potential solutions – Pro’s and con’s … Continue reading