ViaWest has a new cloud customer – SympIT, a social peering, collaboration and referral site for the information technology industry. The SympIT platform interconnects existing communities of buyers, sellers and users of technology hardware, software and services. To deliver the best user experience on its site, SympIT needed high availability and high performance. The company chose [...]
Where Is Social Going? Passion Points, Friending Your Fridge and How Brands Can Stay Relevant in Web 3.0
This article was originally posted at CommPro.Biz As you know, Web 1.0 was characterized by prolific content creation: organizations raced to claim their static presences on the Internet and produce commerce-driven media. Web 2.0 – and social media – brought with it an era of connectivity and reciprocity. And today, branded content now tells stories, and [...]
PTGi ICS has joined the Telx Ethernet Exchange to simplify access for its Metro New York customers. This interconnection will leverage the facility-neutral Ethernet Exchange to enable fast and cost-effective access to PTGi’s data services platform. As a long standing customer of Telx, the Ethernet Exchange is an additional way for customers in the New York [...]
Even though its wintertime, telecom folks are thinking about blue skies and warm temperatures in sunny Hawaii with the upcoming PTC'11 conference. Hosted by the Pacific Telecommunications Council, PTC'11 will welcome telecom executives and experts from all over the world January 16 -19, 2011 in Honolulu. As one of the leading technology events, PTC'11 offers industry perspectives and [...]
Come meet PacketExchange at Ethernet Expo Americas hosted in New York City, on November 2nd and 3rd. Ethernet Expo is the premier event covering Carrier Ethernet network technologies and services. Service providers, suppliers, and analysts are scheduled to come together to discuss the current trends in Ethernet and where the industry is headed. PacketExchange Chief Technology [...]
Last week at IT Expo West, Grant Kirkwood, CTO of PacketExchange, spent some time with Patrick Barnard of TMC Net to discuss PacketExchange’s unique position in the market. Grant explained that since PacketExchange’s inception, their main goal has been to improve the performance of the Internet. They currently do this in two ways. First, through their [...]
Like clockwork, Neutral Tandem had said they would close the Tinet acquisition in early Q'4 2010 - well, today is as early as it gets - and it's a done deal. On Friday, October 1, 2010 Neutral Tandem announced that Tinet is officially part of the public company (NASDAQ: TNDM). This acquisition makes Neutral Tandem the [...]
DYNAMIC NET INC. PARTNERS WITH CLOUD LINUX INC. TO DELIVER INCREASED STABILITY AND PERFORMANCE ACROSS ITS HOSTING INFRASTRUCTURE
Princeton, NJ, June 30, 2010 – CloudLinux Inc., an innovative software company dedicated to serving the needs of hosting service providers, announces today that Dynamic Net, Inc., a full service hosting services provider, will integrate CloudLinux across its hosting infrastructure. Dynamic Net Inc. offers a full suite of hosting services including domain name registration, shared hosting, [...]
ancotel Opens New Telehouse at 1025 Old Country Road on Long Island – Press Conference on July 1 Reveals More
JSA - Livestream make.tv ancotel GmbH, a Frankfurt-based operator of one of Europe's largest (if not thee) interconnection and colocation facility announce the acquisition of LIDARC, the Long Island Data and Recovery Center - a long-Island based colocation and interconnection facility located at 1025 Old Country Road (1025 OCR) in Westbury on Long Island in New York. The [...]
Washington DC, USA – May 24, 2010– Arbinet Corporation [NASDAQ: ARBX], a leading wholesale voice and data telecommunications service provider, announces today at International Telecoms Week (ITW) that Roshan, the leading GSM cellular service provider in Afghanistan, has contracted to utilize Arbinet’s thexchange™ marketplace to buy and sell international voice communications and PrivateExchangesm to facilitate direct interconnects between it and correspondent carriers and bi-lateral partners.
Have you been following the latest on Steve Jobs' decision to restrict FLASH based apps on his Apple iPads, iPhones and such? Jobs' take on it is that the user experience and overall quality is at risk by loading his devices with FLASH. He says it makes them unreliable and not as secure. The debate is [...]
Canadian Web Hosting Partners With Cloud Linux Inc. To Offer CloudLinux As One Of Its Standard Linux Operating Systems
Cloud Linux is at the forefront of innovative technology - helping shared hosting providers gain more control, increase stability and increase density on shared servers. Clients have realized other benefits including streamlining operations support and daily tasks - freeing up tech time to work on other projects. If you support or maintain shared servers take a look [...]
We've seen an explosion over the last few years of content hungry sites centered on newer technologies such as interactive video, gaming, Ethernet services, 3G/4G/WiMax, increased workforce mobility, streaming media, and cloud based applications. Broadband users are demanding quick and seamless access to the content, services and cool new applications. As the demand for content and [...]
Excerpt posted by Vanessa Eixman Princeton, NJ, March 15, 2010 – CloudLinux Inc., an innovative software company dedicated to serving the needs of hosting service providers, will present at the WebhostingDay Conference in Brühl, Germany on March 17-19. CloudLinux will share the benefits of its CloudLinux OS, a new Linux distribution designed for a multi-tenant hosting [...]
This solution provides customers the ability, through one interconnection to Arbinet, to choose differenet levels of quality for their global voice termination traffic to better suit its specific customer requirements. By offering multiple grades of service over one trunk group, Arbinet's customers can select premium mobile termination solutions, which offer guaranteed CLI as well as its premium service which provides global quality voice termination solutions. This provides customers the flexiblity to choose from the highest quality of services for specific routes as well as route traffic across more aggressively priced routes all on a single trunk group.
March 2, 2010 Arbinet introduced its new Premium Mobile Routing Table which provides CLI guarantees. This is a strategic move for the company, one they've been looking to make with the right person on Board. In January, the company tapped Brian Troesch to head up Product. Brian’s experience in developing and implementing premium mobile routing has been touted – his legacy is currently living on at Belgacom ICS.