Managed Hosting and Colocation Master Agent, COLOTRAQ, Expands Executive Team

COLOTRAQ, a global sourcing advisory firm and master agency for colocation, managed hosting, cloud and related network services, has hired Victor Zamora as its Director of Strategic Sales. With decades of senior level IT Infrastructure experience, Mr. Zamora joins COLOTRAQ to further develop its Cloud and Cybersecurity practice group. Victor Zamora has led his own IT consulting firm focused on advisory and management services in digital … [Read more...]

Legrand Adds Fiber Mountain’s Software Managed Fiber Connectivity Technology to Its Portfolio

Legrand, a global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures with reported sales of $5.3 billion in 2015, has partnered with Fiber Mountain to offer enterprises and colocation data center customers a software managed fiber-based connectivity solution coupled with Legrand’s extensive range of cabling and connectivity solutions. Legrand is integrating Fiber Mountain’s Glass Core solution into their Connected Infrastructure … [Read more...]

WhiteLabelITSolutions Adds Data Center for Dedicated Servers and Colocation in Hackensack, New Jersey

WhiteLabelITSolutions, a provider of dedicated servers, colocation, and managed services, has added a data center to its solutions portfolio. This 18,000 square foot data center is strategically located in Hackensack, New Jersey away from natural and man-initiated threat zones. WhiteLabelITSolutions offers a wide selection of colocation and dedicated server plans suitable for all levels of experience - whether for a novice who is just starting … [Read more...]

EdgeConneX Partners with Electric Lightwave to Have Their Domestic Subsea Cable Terminate Directly into the San Diego Edge Data Center

EdgeConneX, specializing in global data center solutions at the edge of the network, has partnered with Electric Lightwave, a provider of fiber-based networking, communications and technology solutions, to have its domestic subsea cable terminate directly into their San Diego Edge Data Center.  The new Edge Landing Station (ELS) utilizes Electric Lightwave's expansive fiber network to provide direct access to transpacific subsea cables from an … [Read more...]

ProTraf Selects vXchnge’s Edge New York City Data Center to Host Its Enterprise DDoS Platform

ProTraf Solutions, a provider of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) mitigation to enterprises, has selected vXchnge's Edge New York City data center for fulfilling its colocation and dedicated server interests. The company chose vXchnge's site for its carrier-neutral infrastructure, strategic location and high security standards. ProTraf Solutions provides its customers with a mitigation platform that protects enterprise networks against … [Read more...]

GlaxoSmithKline Chooses TierPoint to Support Its Global Data Consolidation and Recovery Operations

TierPoint, a U.S. provider of cloud hosting, colocation, managed services and disaster recovery solutions, has been selected by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to support the company's global data consolidation and protection initiatives. GlaxoSmithKline is one of the world's leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies. As part of its overall strategy to increase growth, reduce risk and improve long-term financial performance, a GSK … [Read more...]

CenturyLink Wants to Get Rid of Data Centers

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), owning and operating 59 data centers in North America, Asia and Europe with more than 185 megawatts of power across 2.6 million square feet of raised floor capacity, has retained financial advisors to assist in the exploration of strategic alternatives for the company's data centers and colocation business operations. The review of strategic alternatives would involve a full range of options, including a partnership or … [Read more...]

Green House Data Announces New Hire Brian Parsons as Director of Channel Programs

Green House Data, a provider of cloud hosting, colocation, and IT services, has announced the new hire of Brian Parsons as the company’s first Director of Channel Programs, effective immediately. Parsons brings eight years of account service experience to Green House Data, having previously served as Account Director at a Denver based telecommunications firm.  As Director of Channel Programs, Brian Parsons will continue to grow Green House … [Read more...]

Washington Law Firm Selects ByteGrid Data Centers

Northwest Justice Project (NJP), Washington's publicly funded legal aid program, a statewide not-for-profit law firm that employs more than 100 lawyers and paralegals working in 17 locations throughout Washington, has chosen ByteGrid Data Centers to provide colocation hosting services from its Lynnwood and Spokane data centers. NJP offers specialized programs and free legal help to low-income individuals and groups facing certain types of … [Read more...]

Level 3 Extends Global Fiber Network Into TierPoint’s New York Data Center

TierPoint, a U.S. provider of cloud hosting, colocation, managed services and disaster recovery solutions, has announced that Level 3 Communications is extending its global fiber network into the company’s New York data center in Westchester County. The Level 3 implementation in metropolitan New York City expands TierPoint’s Hawthorne-based carrier network. This brings the number of states in which TierPoint data centers have Level 3 on-net … [Read more...]