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Host.net Expands South Florida Colocation Facility

Host.net (Booth 403), a national communications and information services provider, has broken ground on its 19,000-square-foot expansion. The project will include a 6,300-square-foot colocation expansion, network operations center, and more than 10,000 square feet of disaster recovery office space. The companys growth in 2006, which nearly doubled its record 2005 results, created the need to […]

Host.net Expands South Florida Colocation Facility

Host.net (Booth 403), a national communications and information services provider, has broken ground on its 19,000-square-foot expansion. The project will include a 6,300-square-foot colocation expansion, network operations center, and more than 10,000 square feet of disaster recovery office space. The companys growth in 2006, which nearly doubled its record 2005 results, created the need to […]

Big Sky Sales

SPACE THE FINAL FRONTIER. Not just for mankind, but increasingly for telecom, too. Its a big sky up there, and satellite could represent big opportunity for agents and VARs looking to boldly go where few channel partners have gone before. Satellite faces a legacy of slow connection speeds and iffy quality for real-time applications, explains […]

Survey: Businesses Use Managed IT for Security, Storage, Disaster Recovery

Buyers of managed IT services will focus on security, storage and disaster recovery services in 2007, according to research commissioned by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). One-third of the 322 organizations participating in the Harris Interactive Inc. survey all current users of managed services said they plan to invest or upgrade their spending in managed […]

Whaleback Adds Business Continuity Capabilities to VoIP Offer

Whaleback Systems announced a new release of its managed CrystalBlue Voice Service that includes a number of new business continuity capabilities, such as the availability of multiple broadband circuits, redundant service provider gateway access and automatic telephone number failover. CrystalBlue customers now can deploy up to three secure voice-only broadband circuits for terminating local and […]

DATACORP Partners With Perimeter

Value-added reseller DATACORP said Thursday it has addedPerimeter eSecuritys disaster recovery and security services to its consulting and integration offerings. DATACORP is a Cisco Systems Inc. and Microsoft Corp. partner. Using Perimeter means the company now can provide on-demand computer network security and disaster recovery services to its business customers. Perimeters partner program helps organizations […]

MetTel Integrates With UCN, Sells inContact Application Services

UCN Inc. on Tuesday announced a partnership with MetTel Inc. (Metropolitan Telecommunications), in which the two companies will interconnect their respective networks, enabling MetTel to sell UCNs inContact application services to its customer base. MetTel customers will gain access to network-based contact-handling capabilities that improve customer contact quality and rep productivity, without the associated costs […]

Back-Up Plan

JUST BECAUSE SECOND-GENERATION cellular technologies have been overshadowed by their faster, more-hyped siblings does not mean they do not have their uses in a mobile world, and some companies have set out to prove just that with devices that provide high-speed connectivity over older systems. We have networks that are here that are extremely useful […]

AT&T Showcases Network Disaster Recovery at TelecomNEXT

Rather than sticking exclusively to its IPTV message at TelecomNEXT, AT&T Inc. this week at the show in Las Vegas is heavily emphasizing its Network Disaster Recovery (NDR) efforts. AT&T has parked specially equipped tractor-trailers on the TelecomNEXT exhibit floor to demonstrate the companys ability to quickly restore services to its business and government customers […]

AT&T Debuts Ultravailable Managed Services

AT&T Inc. this week unveiled new managed services that interconnect business sites in metropolitan and wide area networks for SMBs. AT&T Ultravailable Service Option 2 is meant to provide a more affordable ring access alternative, the company said. It also works for DWDM, which increases bandwidth over existing fiber-optic backbones. This means users can support multiple […]

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