Businesses, Pressrackspace
November 21, 2014 by
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Rackspace® the #1 managed cloud company, today announced that its chairman, Graham Weston, purchased Rackspace stock worth $2.5 million, and filed a 10b5-1 trading plan to purchase up to $2.5 million more over the next year, as part of his individual investment strategy. The initial $2.5 million purchase was made on the open market on November 18, 2014, at an average price of $42.752 per share for 58,480 shares.
Weston stated, “My willingness to invest in Rackspace expresses my belief in the company’s future. I believe we can be the trusted partner …

Businesses, Developers, PressBig C;pid Fabroc, Big Switch
November 20, 2014 by
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Big Switch Networks, the company bringing hyperscale networking to data centers worldwide, today announced that it has been verified as Citrix Ready®. The Citrix Ready Program helps customers identify third-party solutions that are recommended to enhance virtualization, networking, and cloud computing solutions from Citrix. Big Switch’s Big Cloud Fabric has gone through a rigorous verification process to ensure compatibility with Citrix CloudPlatform, powered by Apache CloudStack. The joint solution will enable rapid innovation, scalable deployment, massive operational simplification, and cost reduction.
“The Citrix Ready verification of Big Cloud Fabric enables our …

Businesses, Developers, PressSSD Storage, Tier.Net
November 18, 2014 by
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Tier.Net Technologies, LLC  launched new and improved VPS (virtual private server) hosting plans to their arsenal of high-performance and reliable web hosting solutions. The new VPS hosting plans include major upgrades, with changes across the board, including increased RAM, bandwidth, and storage.   Additionally, clients now have an option to select solid state storage powered by Samsung 840 series SSD drives utilizing hardware RAID with battery backups.
The improved resources such as RAM and bandwidth are designed to deliver optimum performance and high data transfer at a low price. The most significant …

Businesses, Developers, Pressseekdodnet.com, seekdotnet
November 14, 2014 by
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SeekDotNet.com is a leading ASP.NET and Windows hosting provider from United States who provides a variety of excellent services. The company is now using four data centers of serves clients from all around United States, Europe, Australia, Asia regions and as well as businesses nationwide . The new designed website makes easier for users to navigate the wide variety of services offered by SeekDotNet.com. The company features superb web hosting services including domain name registration, Windows hosting, SharePoint hosting, Dedicated Server hosting and Reseller hosting.
The site is now having more …

Businesses, Developers, PressJust199 Hosting
November 11, 2014 by
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Cloud Equity Group, an investment management company focused on opportunistic acquisitions of web service providers, today announced the acquisition of Just199 Hosting, a leading budget web hosting provider based out of South Carolina.
Just199.com was founded in 2006 by Dave Wykofka with the goal of providing easy-to-use budget hosting services for the masses. Over time, the company diversified its product offerings to include shared hosting, reseller hosting, virtual private servers, paid forum hosting, and remote support.
Cloud Equity Group will integrate Just199 Hosting into its consolidated portfolio to deliver a premium budget …

Businesses, Developers, PressEverleap, reserved cloud servers, ssd
November 5, 2014 by
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Windows cloud hosting provider Everleap announces the enhancement of their Reserved Cloud Servers with high performance solid state drives (SSD). The SSD upgrade applies to all Reserved Cloud Servers and is introduced with no cost increase to customers.
The Everleap Reserved Cloud Servers provide customers with their own fully managed private cloud server that is not shared with any other customer. With Reserved Cloud Servers, customer sites have access to more memory, no restrictions on CPU usage, and no constraints on idle time-outs or number of concurrent connections.
With this upgrade, the …

Businesses, Developers, Pressentrepreneur, startup.club
November 3, 2014 by
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Now just about any entrepreneur or startup can have access to a great high-value .CLUB domain name to build a business around, thanks to the launch of Startup.CLUB today at the T.R.A.F.F.I.C. East Conference in Miami. .CLUB Domains, owner and operator of the #1 selling new generic top-level domain (gTLD) on the Web, announced today a new program for entrepreneurs that includes a payment plan for premium .CLUB domain names valued at more than $20,000 each. The payment plan allows qualified businesses to spread payments over 10 years, interest free. …

Businesses, Developers, Pressalcatel lucent, CenturyLink
October 29, 2014 by
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CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) announced that CenturyLink, the third largest telecommunications company in the U.S., has deployed the 7950 Extensible Routing System (XRS) to meet the growing data and video demands from its customer base across the United States. With the introduction of the 7950 XRS core router in its IP core network, CenturyLink obtains an end-to-end managed IP/MPLS network.
The 7950 XRS provides CenturyLink with increased speed and capacity, allowing the company to scale its network and provide services to its customers that support …

Businesses, Developers, PressGoCoin, Servint
October 28, 2014 by
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ServInt, an innovative provider of managed cloud hosting for businesses worldwide, announced it has begun accepting Bitcoin, Litecoin and Dogecoin as payment for its hosting services with GoCoin partnership.
“As always, our top priority is making our customers’ lives as easy as possible, and a growing number have told us they prefer to transact their online business using web-based alternative currencies,” said ServInt COO Christian Dawson. “They asked for greater choice and convenience, and we responded. It’s as simple as that.”
ServInt has selected GoCoin as the payment processor for Bitcoin, Litecoin …

Beginners, Businesses, PressGlobal Cloud Xchange
October 27, 2014 by
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Paul Ng, Vice President, South East Asia, Global Cloud Xchange Mr. Ng joins us with two decades of telecom experience, most recently from Tata Communications where he served as Vice President, Global Carrier Solutions (Data Sales) forAsia Pacific and in other sales management roles since 2005. During his years at Tata,Mr. Ng was responsible for overseeing the sales team to maximize business opportunities and drive sales growth across Carrier and Mobility markets inGreater China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Korea, Philippines, Vietnam and Brunei.
President of Asia Pacific Global Cloud Xchange
“We are delighted to …