disaster

 

MarquisNet Looks to Agents to Sell Disaster Recovery Services

MarquisNet (Booth 623), a colocation facility in Las Vegas that sells through solutions providers, has debuted its fully customizable Disaster Recovery Strategies. The company said that by using its facilities for data storage, disasters will not jeopardize company information because MarquisNet houses the data, allowing companies to customize their redundant data infrastructure. For example, sales […]

Why Broadband Critical Mass Matters More Than Ever

By John Logan A recent study shows 43 percent of online households connect to the Internet via broadband. Good news? Not good enough, actually. It is not broadband critical mass. The statistic largely ignores the fact that millions of citizens in the United States have no Internet access at all. Hurricane Katrina reflects how lack […]

First Avenue, First Mover

With the deregulation of copper access pipes, ISPs and CLECs looking for alternative customer access could consider deploying WiMAX or Wi-Fi in licensed bands. First Avenue Networks hopes to be a first mover in such a carrier-grade virtual broadband wireless access operator market, offering capacity on a resale basis. No stranger to the wholesale business, […]

Yipes Teams with LiveVault to Deliver Disaster Recovery Services

Ethernet provider Yipes Enterprise Services Inc., which sells through agents, has teamed with LiveVault Corp. to roll out Yipes PROTECT, an automated backup and recovery platform for enterprises in industries including financial services, legal, health care, education, media and technology. LiveVault develops online backup and recovery solutions for businesses and is powering Yipes PROTECT, which […]

TELECOM 05 Expo Hall: The Future Is Now

The telecom industry is used to dealing with terms such as late next year and in trials and in the not-too-distant future. Brave new telecom worlds constantly are being imagined in boardrooms across the world. For the attendees of TELECOM 05, the future is finally now: Exhibitors are showcasing whats next in wireless convergence, content, […]

TelCove Introduces New Storage Services

TelCove, a provider of telecommunications services to enterprises and carriers, today introduced three on-net business continuity/disaster recovery storage services for small, medium, and large customers. The services, part of TelCoves business continuity/disaster recovery portfolio, are E-Vaulting, Remote Shared Storage service and IP Storage Transport. E-Vaulting connects customers to TelCoves on-net, remote storage facility where data […]

Telcos, Cablecos Aid Disaster Relief Efforts

Dozens of telecom and cable companies are mobilizing to help the victims of Hurricane Katrina, ranging from suspending bill-pay requirements to donating financial aid and communications equipment. For example, cable provider Cox Communications said today it is suspending billing from Aug. 29 until services are restored for customers in the New Orleans area. Cox’s first […]

OMNI TeleCom Showcases New Backup Solution

OMNI TeleCom Inc. (Booth 432) wants to know who backed up your company’s data today, posing the question, "When disaster strikes, how quickly can you restore the lifeblood of your organization: your data?" The company is introducing what it terms an affordable, automatic, off-site backup, storage and recovery service for corporate network data. The solution […]

OMNI TeleCom Showcases New Backup Solution

OMNI TeleCom Inc. (Booth 432) wants to know who backed up your company’s data today, posing the question, "When disaster strikes, how quickly can you restore the lifeblood of your organization: your data?" The company is introducing what it terms an affordable, automatic, off-site backup, storage and recovery service for corporate network data. The solution […]

Create a Business Interruption Plan Now

Posted: 1/2003 special report To Serve & Protect Create a Business Interruption Plan Now By John Boyd EVERYONE AGREES SOMETHING must be done to protect vital hardware, software and data, yet too few companies — even now — commit to doing something about it. The reason? Cost. Sept. 11 notwithstanding, too many companies — particularly […]

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