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MMORPG Online Games Publisher, Perfect World, Renews Colocation, Bare Metal and IP Infrastructure Contract at INAP’s Boston Data Center

Perfect World, a North American online games publisher specializing in immersive free-to-play massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPG), has announced a multi-year renewal agreement for colocation, bare metal solutions and IP services at INAP's Boston data center. INAP's “high-power density” colocation footprint in Boston will continue to be utilized for the development and hosting of Perfect World's online games. Founded in … [Read more...]

Nexcess Introduces New Range of Performance-Optimized Managed WooCommerce Hosting Plans

Nexcess, a Southfield, a global managed ecommerce hosting provider, has introduced a new range of managed WooCommerce hosting plans. These new WooCommerce hosting plans would combine the performance of Nexcess’ Secure Isolated Platform (SIP) servers with “the power and elegance of one of the world’s most popular eCommerce platforms. WooCommerce can support ecommerce stores ranging from single-product micro-stores to the largest retailers with … [Read more...]

Dell EMC Announces Availability of Its New PowerEdge 14th Generation Servers

Dell EMC is announcing worldwide availability for its PowerEdge 14th generation servers. This new server family was initially announced at Dell EMC World 2017 in Las Vegas. With “27 percent more CPU cores and 50 percent more memory bandwidth6,” Dell EMC PowerEdge 14th generation server customers would be enabled to accelerate performance of their business critical applications and workloads. The Dell EMC PowerEdge 14th generation servers … [Read more...]

IBM Launches Bare Metal Servers on IBM Cloud Powered by Intel Xeon Scalable Processors

IBM will be one of the first major cloud providers to launch bare metal servers powered by the “next generation” Intel Xeon Scalable processors globally. These new IBM Cloud bare metal servers powered by the Intel Xeon Silver 4110 processor and Intel Xeon Gold 5120 and 6140 processors are designed to help deliver greater performance and generate faster insights from big data workloads. As the volume of data grows rapidly, enterprises require … [Read more...]

INAP Strategically Expands Its Data Center Footprint with Digital Realty in Greater Phoenix

INAP (Internap), a provider of Internet infrastructure including colocation, cloud hosting and network services, has entered into an amended agreement with Digital Realty for data center space leased to INAP in Chandler, Arizona. INAP’s new expansion is driven by a significant anchor tenant in the enterprise software industry. The “state-of-the-art” Digital Realty data center is located at 2121 S. Price Road in the Chandler Price Road … [Read more...]

New Malware Scanning Engine Added to CloudLinux’s Latest Release of Imunify360

OS developer CloudLinux has announced that the latest release of Imunify360 includes a new malware scanning engine. The company claims that its latest anti-malware engine outperforms other virus-scanning technologies used in the hosting industry by as much as 20%. Malware infection would be a top concern for the web servers of hosting providers’ customers. Imunify360 addresses this major issue by automatically scanning file systems for … [Read more...]

Data Center Services Provider ColoCrossing Expands Downtown Buffalo Data Center

ColoCrossing, a provider of data center services including colocation, dedicated servers, managed IT services, and network security, has announced the completion of a major expansion to their existing flagship data center, located at 325 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202. The 7,000-square foot data center has been upgraded to include an additional 140 KW of cooling capacity by installing 7 Liebert In-Row Advanced Direct Expansion CRAC … [Read more...]

European Hosting Giant OVH Raises EUR 400 Million to Support its Global Expansion Strategy

OVH, a French company that has 270,000 servers (!!) deployed within 20 data centers across five countries in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific, has received support from its banking pool in the form of a EUR 400 million RCF line of credit. This new investment would permit OVH to follow its global expansion strategy. The OVH group delivers its cloud services (private, public and hybrid) to more than one million customers worldwide and … [Read more...]

Global Data Center Hardware Maintenance Provider, Park Place Technologies, Hires New Chief Marketing Officer

Park Place Technologies, a company providing an alternative to post-warranty storage, server, and networking hardware maintenance for IT data centers globally, has hired Jennifer Deutsch as their new Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Par Place currently supports more than 9,000 organizations in over 100 countries. Most recently, Jennifer Deutsch served as Senior Vice President of Marketing at Energy Focus. Past positions also included Founder and … [Read more...]

BackupAssist Launches Its BackupAssist as a Service (BAaaS) Solution in North America

BackupAssist, a provider of automated Windows server backup and recovery software for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), already delivering its cloud-based solution in 165 countries across APAC and Europe, has expanded its BackupAssist as a Service (BAaaS) and MSP Program into North America.  The expansion of BackupAssist’s solution into North America responds to the increasing demand by SMEs, and the MSPs that serve them, for … [Read more...]