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

Lightower Expands All-Fiber Network in Downtown Philadelphia

Lightower Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier all-fiber provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, just keeps on growing. The company announced today the expansion of its all-fiber footprint throughout downtown Philadelphia. The added network will deliver high-performance networking to businesses throughout downtown, including the area surrounding Broad St., Market St., JFK Blvd. and Chestnut Ave. In addition, Lightower customers in Philadelphia will now have access to the entire Lightower network and all Lightower service locations. In addition to the new network downtown, Lightower also offers over 16,000 square feet of colocation space at 401 N. … Continue reading

ViaWest Forms Partnership with Consolidated Communications

Logo-VW_gold_RGB_v_serv_lg ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America, announces it has reached a new partnership with Consolidated Communications (CCI), one of the largest independent telecommunications providers in the U.S. CCI will now resell ViaWest’s state-of-the-art data center services at the ViaWest Infomart facility located in Dallas. The agreement will further strengthen the network and Internet services offered by CCI, and enable highly redundant solutions for its business clients. ViaWest now serves eight of top 18 fastest growing companies in North Texas. With operations in six states, and more than 110 years in telecommunications, CCI offers business … Continue reading

ViaWest is No. 1! Selected as ColoradoBiz Magazine top 2014 Telecom Company

Logo-VW_gold_RGB_v_serv_lg At ViaWest, the hits keep coming. The company is having itself a solid year when it comes to awards. The most recent win came on Aug, 28 when it received the 2014 Top Telecom Company Award during ColoradoBiz Magazine’s Top Company Awards ceremony in Denver. The honor was well-deserved for the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America. ViaWest was selected as the top telecom company in Colorado this year because of its innovative data center developments, financial performance and commitment to the customer experience. “The Top Company Awards is known as one of the most prestigious and competitive … Continue reading

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