We Have Launch! ViaWest Opens New Compark Data Center

Viawest Compark Data Center If you’ve been tracking ViaWest during the past year, then you know the company is experiencing impressive growth. In keeping with that trend, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America recently announced the availability of its Compark data center, located in the Denver Technology Center near southeast Denver.  This highly redundant facility, boasts not only fault-tolerant design, but also high-density configurations supporting 700+ watts per square foot. With a suite of managed and cloud services, Compark helps enterprises, technology firms and start-ups power business in a very secure, reliable environment – often too complex and cost-prohibitive for companies to … Continue reading

NexxCom Wireless Launching Ultra Low Latency Wireless Broadband Service between Secaucus and Mahwah New Jersey

Full interconnectivity will soon be available between Secaucus, Carteret and Weehawken exchanges and colocation centers in New Jersey NexxCom Wireless announced the launch of its ultra low latency network connecting the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) data center in Mahwah, New Jersey and the Equinix NY4 Datacenter in Secaucus, New Jersey.  NexxCom was able to register and secure the only two sets of available microwave frequencies between these two critical datacenters, ensuring the deployment of the fastest and most reliable ultra low latency wireless connections between these two end points. The network, consisting of two circuits, each at 100-Mbps, provides a … Continue reading

U.S. Companies Choose ViaWest Data Centers to Support IT Production and BackUp

As the second largest operator of self-storage in the U.S. and supporting 1000+ self-storage properties coast to coast, Extra Space Storage requires top notch IT infrastructure. The company announced today that it is leveraging ViaWest’s Denver Arapahoe facility with a failover configuration located at the ViaWest Cottonwood facility in Salt Lake City. Utilizing ViaWest’s data center and managed services, including database administration under the Oracle Premier Database Administration, Clustering, and Standby platform, Extra Space Storage can ensure its production and disaster recovery environments operate with the highest performance and reliability. “Extra Space has experienced tremendous growth over the past few years … Continue reading

Daymark’s Data Center Infrastructure Services are powered by Peak

Peak® announces today that Daymark Solutions Inc. selects Peak’s cloud infrastructure to power its managed solutions suite, including disaster recovery, storage and cloud services. With cloud services powered by peak, channel partners can easily distribute resources with a click-of-the mouse versus deploying extra capacity. “Peak’s unique cloud platform allows Daymark Solutions to consume storage, CPU and networking resources ‘by the drip,’ making it very beneficial from a business perspective and financial model,” states Bruce Hall, Director of Managed Services for Daymark Solutions, Inc.  “With Peak, you pay for just what you need instead of allocating extra resources, money and time … Continue reading

Lightower Building Dominant Presence in Mid-Atlantic with 270-Mile Network Expansion in Greater Baltimore

Lightower, NERCOMP 2014, education technology, campus technology, high performance optical network Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced today a new, 270-mile network expansion in the greater Baltimore, Maryland region. Lightower’s latest network expansion includes new fiber throughout downtown Baltimore and in the busy Baltimore-Washington corridor that runs between the two major East Coast cities. In addition, Lightower will be adding more fiber capacity to its existing markets in Washington, D.C. and northern Virginia locations where the company just recently completed network expansions. “Baltimore and the surrounding areas are renowned for research and development, health care, education and … Continue reading

Lightower to Discuss High-Performance, All-Fiber Government Networking Solutions at New Jersey Digital Government Summit

Lightower, NERCOMP 2014, education technology, campus technology, high performance optical network Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber, provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced its participation at the upcoming New Jersey Digital Government Summit to be held at the Lafayette Yard Hotel and Conference Center in Trenton, NJ, May 20-21. The event is designed to share best practices and spur innovation in the public sector. The summit has created an agenda designed to make those elements actionable to the state and local organizations in attendance. Lightower offers government entities a complete suite of end-to-end fiber networking and access services, including Ethernet and wavelengths up … Continue reading

The Pinnacle Group Selects Peak’s Cloud Infrastructure to Power Its Managed Service Offerings Across the United States

Peak® (formerly PeakColo) announces that The Pinnacle Group® selects Peak’s cloud platform to power all of its managed service offerings for medium-sized businesses across the United States. The Pinnacle Group understands that the cloud serves as the foundational element for its high-end storage and infrastructure services and chooses Peak as its long-term cloud partner. The Pinnacle Group recently launched its new managed service offerings, which includes data protection, disaster recovery, monitoring and hosted cloud services.  With Peak’s award winning cloud platform, The Pinnacle Group’s clients will have access to on-demand storage, network and computing resources. “Tried and true, Peak is … 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

NYI Supports Business Critical Operations for Porta 80

NYI, a New York company specializing in customized technology infrastructure solutions, announces that Porta 80, a leading web hosting and Internet company based in Brazil, chose NYI to provide secure infrastructure services to support its business critical operations.  NYI’s data center in New York serves as a major platform for Porta 80 in the U.S. and a reliable back-up for their Brazilian operations. “Choosing NYI was a great decision for Porta 80 as time and time again we have seen their team go far beyond what vendors normally do,” states Rogerio Pereira, Chief Operating Officer and Operations Manager for Porta … Continue reading