Infrastructure-as-a-Service

DE-CIX and ENISA Study Outlines Threats to a Secure Internet

By |2015-03-04T14:04:16-04:00March 4th, 2015|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband infrastructure, Connectivity, DE-CIX, fiber network, Global Telecommunications, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Protocols, internet security, Internet Service Providers, network operators, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX and the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) have announced the development of the study Threat Landscape and Good Practice Guide for Internet Infrastructure. With the help of DE-CIX, ENISA investigated the threat assessment for varying levels of the Internet ecosystem and examined the specific threat exposures for each. Internet users worldwide [...]

ViaWest Adds to Its Trophy Case

By |2015-02-18T12:31:29-04:00February 18th, 2015|Categories: awards, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, data center news, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, IT, JSA Clients, managed services, Tech Awards, Technology, Telecom, telecom awards, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, ViaWest|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Awards season is in full swing. The Grammys. The Golden Globes. The Oscars. And, of course, The Channel Company's annual CRN Data Center 100 and Managed Service Provider 500 List. It was announced today that ViaWest has earned both of the latter. The CRN Data Center 100 features technology vendors whose solutions are vital to today’s data centers. [...]

Peak Redefines itself as Faction

By |2015-02-03T11:01:50-04:00February 3rd, 2015|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, company rebrand, hybrid, hybrid cloud, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, IT, JSA Clients, Rebrand, SLA, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, US Service Provider, Virtual Private Network, Virtualization|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak has changed their company name to Faction as part of its corporate rebrand. Faction is an enterprise-class Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud service provider offering private, public, and hybrid cloud solutions designed the way customers want it - with deep access, broad customization capabilities and patented layer 2 private pathways to the Faction cloud. Faction launches its [...]

Genpro Utilizes Peak’s Cloud

By |2015-01-21T16:29:26-04:00January 21st, 2015|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, customer service solutions, customer win, Enterprise-Class Cloud, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Technology, Telecom, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Genpro, Inc. takes advantage of Peak’s enterprise-class cloud to guarantee high IT performance, eliminate costly CAPEX models and deliver maximum uptime. Genpro was first introduced to Peak by channel partner, Telx. With a cloud solution powered by Peak, Genpro is able to migrate its entire data infrastructure to the cloud along with full implementation of a [...]

iQ Solutions Group Picks Peak to Power its Cloud Computing Services

By |2014-12-15T09:13:55-04:00December 15th, 2014|Categories: Blogs, business collaboration, business partnership, business strategy, channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Connectivity, hosting, hybrid, hybrid cloud, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, JSA Clients, managed services, NIaaS, Peak, Platform as a Service, SaaS, Security, White-label|

Powered by Peak®, iQ Solutions Group (iQSG) launches a new cloud computing services platform, iQ Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). By white-labeling Peak’s cloud infrastructure, iQSG’s new offering features a vast array of cloud-based services, providing disaster recovery, data protection and production workload management. As a NetApp Gold partner, iQSG can now replicate client applications [...]

Peak’s on Cloud 9 after Securing $16 Million in Capital

By |2014-11-12T09:16:59-04:00November 12th, 2014|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Financial, Fundraiser, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, JSA Clients, Software-as-a-Service, Technology, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak® has raised $16 million in capital since December 2013, funding will be used to address cloud demand and fuel innovation. The $16 million represents a combination of both debt and equity. Peak’s most recent $9 million round comes from current investing partners Meritage Funds and Sweetwater Capital, as well as new investor Ares Capital. “Peak [...]

Lead411 Names Peak One of 2014′s Hottest Companies

By |2014-09-30T09:04:10-04:00September 30th, 2014|Categories: Applications, awards, business awards, channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, disaster recovery, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, IT, JSA Clients, Lead411, Peak, Technology, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, White-label|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak has been selected as one of the fastest growing companies in Colorado in the Lead411 Hottest Colorado Companies Award.  Companies can be eligible for the award if within the past two years they either double their revenue or receive over $1 million in funding.  Peak was chosen for their triple digit growth year over year, [...]

Peak’s Cloud floats to the Top 10

By |2014-08-21T09:34:25-04:00August 21st, 2014|Categories: Applications, carrier-neutral, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, CloudSleuth, Data Center, data center build, Data Center Connectivity, data center construction, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, low latency, Platform as a Service, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak has consistently ranked in the Top 10 of CloudSleuth, an application designed to help users understand the reliability and consistency of popular Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) cloud providers. CloudSleuth’s data is checked through their algorithm and filtered for accuracy and consistency. Peak’s fastest growing cloud node in 2014 [...]

Affiliation Equals Compensation – ViaWest Proves It with New Affiliate Program

By |2014-07-28T09:54:15-04:00July 28th, 2014|Categories: Affiliate Program, business collaboration, business partnership, business strategy, channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, data network services, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, IT, JS&A News, JSA Clients, managed services, Marketer, partnerships, SEO, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, ViaWest|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

Peak Is the Provider of the Year for Infrastructure as a Service

By |2014-07-21T13:14:13-04:00July 21st, 2014|Categories: awards, cloud, cloud computing, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, JSA Clients, Tech Awards, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak has been chosen by The Business Intelligence Group’s Stratus Award as the winner of their prestigious Provider of Infrastructure as a Service of the Year!  This award comes on the heels of a cloud platform success story with DirectBuy, a customer of Peak’s cloud through Peak partner, Komodo Cloud, LLC. “The Cloud is clearly revolutionizing [...]

Peak Continues its Strong Growth with the Opening of New Cloud Nodes

By |2014-03-14T10:00:08-04:00March 14th, 2014|Categories: Applications, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, data center news, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Network, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak’s newest cloud nodes are now online in Telx’s Santa Clara and Atlanta data centers.  To kick off the opening of these new nodes, Peak and Telx are offering clients extra incentives to migrate their applications and IT environments to the cloud.  The promo offers direct access to the Telx enabled Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud powered by Peak [...]

NYI Supports Business Critical Operations for Porta 80

By |2014-03-11T09:27:49-04:00March 11th, 2014|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, disaster recovery, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, interconnection, IT, JSA Clients, Latin America, NYI, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

NYI Launches High Precision Time Service, Powered by Perseus, at Its Data Centers

By |2014-02-25T11:10:49-04:00February 25th, 2014|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Connectivity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, Financial, healthcare, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, JSA Clients, low latency, NYI, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NYI, a New York company specializing in customized technology infrastructure solutions, today announces the first of several joint solution offerings in conjunction with Perseus Telecom, provider of ultra low-latency global connectivity. The partnership will offer NYI customers access to Perseus telecommunication services, while Perseus clients will have direct access to enterprise-class colocation and a full suite [...]

ViaWest Named to the CRN Data Center 100

By |2014-02-20T09:38:02-04:00February 20th, 2014|Categories: awards, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, disaster recovery, hybrid, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, JSA Clients, managed services, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, ViaWest|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services and cloud provider in North America, announces that it has been recognized in the annual CRN Data Center 100 list, featuring technology vendors whose solutions are vital for powering today’s data center. CRN developed the list to help solution providers navigate the marketplace and identify the top companies and technologies [...]

ViaWest Names Industry Leader as Regional Vice President and General Manager for Texas

By |2014-02-10T10:02:02-04:00February 10th, 2014|Categories: c-level, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, Financial, healthcare, hiring news, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, IT, managed services, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, ViaWest|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The exciting news keeps coming fast and furious from ViaWest, the leading colocation, managed services, and cloud provider in North America. Today the company announces another exciting addition to its team with the appointment of Tom Myers as its Regional Vice President and General Manager of Texas. In this role, Tom will lead ViaWest’s growth in [...]

Cloud Service Provider Peak Publishes U.S. Patent for its Innovative Layer 2 ‘Direct Connect’ Network Topology

By |2013-11-20T09:14:11-04:00November 20th, 2013|Categories: B2B, business strategy, carrier, carrier-neutral, channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud service provider, colocation, Company Launch, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, Data Center Knowledge, Events, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Internet, Internet Exchange, IP Exchange, IP Solutions, low latency, Telecom, twitter, VARs, white papers, White-label|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak®, a leading enterprise-class IaaS Cloud service provider for channel partners, announces it has published two U.S. patents for its layer 2 Peak to Peak Direct Connect networking service, enabling quicker, simpler, and more cost-effective hybrid cloud migrations. With Peak to Peak Direct Connect, clients can use their own IP schema, firewalls and routing, eliminating the [...]