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February 10, 2011

Managed Hosting Leaders DedicatedNOW, SolarVPS Announce Merger


CLIFTON, N.J. (February 10, 2011) – Managed dedicated server provider, DedicatedNOW and SolarVPS, a leading managed VPS hosting company, announced today a merger designed to expand service coverage to 5 major cities around the world and improve service options. DedicatedNOW and SolarVPS will merge to form one larger entity while retaining both brands.

“This merger brings together a unique combination of talents between DedicatedNOW and Solar VPS. Our new company has vast experience with Windows hosting, virtualization, dedicated and managed hosting,” said Ross Brouse, former CEO of SolarVPS, who will now serve as COO of the combined company. “We’ve brought together so many talented individuals whose knowledge we are blending to develop truly unique hosted partner and customer offerings. We have also recruited other top talent from the industry to expand our offerings and reach more customers around the world.”

Although there is no change in management or existing server locations, the merger will provide benefits to new and existing customers of both companies. DedicatedNOW customers now have access to world-class Windows web hosting support and virtualization expertise. Additionally, with access to SolarVPS’s locations, DedicatedNOW will be offering hosting for new servers in Los Angeles, Dallas and Miami.

SolarVPS can now access DedicatedNOW’s resources to sustain and stimulate growth in addition having a place to call home – DedicatedNOW’s Clifton, N.J. datacenter. The new company’s datacenter has a multi Gigabit bandwidth network accessing all key tier 1 providers, while hosting routers, load balancers, firewalls, Internet servers and switches and accommodating large and small clients.

“I’m excited about the new opportunities that will open up as a result of this move. Both DedicatedNOW and SolarVPS customers will have access to more staff, better resources and a wider product selection. The merger makes both brands stronger, more marketable and sets the foundation for the growth of our cloud hosting division,” says Jason Silverglate, CEO.

SolarVPS started in 2005 as a managed Windows Virtual Private Server provider before quickly expanding services to Parallels and Linux VPS hosting and spreading to 5 cities around the globe. DedicatedNOW was founded in 1998 and has earned awards for its customer service and managed hosting expertise. Financial considerations were not disclosed.

About DedicatedNOW
DedicatedNOW, provides managed dedicated servers to customers in nearly 100 countries. Customers rely on DedicatedNOW for reliable, secure and value-rich services such as dedicated servers, managed hosting, complex hosting, CDN, private clouds and colocation. DedicatedNOW’s servers are located in a state-of-the-art data center in Clifton, New Jersey. The Clifton facility houses nearly 5,000 servers in a secured environment, right next door to the Company’s corporate headquarters and network operations center. To learn more about DedicatedNOW, please visit http://www.dedicatednow.com.

About SolarVPS
Founded in 2005, SolarVPS was established to provide next-generation windows and linux vps web hosting services on virtualized infrastructure. With the help of automation and virtualization software, it has quickly become a global hosted application service provider. Through the operation of virtual business infrastructure and strong partnerships with industry leaders, SolarVPS provides a fully automated service platform that enables a focus on personal customer relationships and superior customer support. To learn more about SolarVPS, please visit http://www.solarvps.com.

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September 9, 2010

Tavoca Looks to CoreXchange to Deliver Critical Monitoring and Alert Services


September 9, 2010, Dallas, Texas – CoreXchange, provider of the IT industry’s most comprehensive suite of data center and network-layer managed services, continues to partner with Tavoca, a communications service provider that relies on CoreXchange’s 24/7 comprehensive monitoring and alert services.

Tavoca provides medical test results and appointment reminders for medical groups and other businesses dependent on scheduled bookings. Tavoca’s services have been proven to reduce “no shows” and thus improve the quality of a business’s practice and bottom line.

“Tavoca’s business model is built on reliability, and we count on our IT infrastructure provider to help us deliver the highest level of uptime and performance to our thousands of customers, including Fortune 500 companies,” said John Tadlock, owner and principal of Tavoca. “CoreXchange’s monitoring and alert services allow us to provide enterprise-class capabilities to our customers on a cost-effective basis.”

Tavoca houses its primary communications and data base servers in one of CoreXchange’s secure, SAS70 Type II audited data centers and subscribes to CoreXchange’s advanced monitoring package. CoreXchange pro-actively monitors and manages alerts from hosts and components within Tavoca’s colocated infrastructure for problems that can be difficult to detect in advance of a system failure. CoreXchange’s onsite NOC personnel proactively respond 24/7/365 to potential outage warnings.

With its onsite remote hands and support—including monitoring alert escalations and instant reboots—CoreXchange dramatically reduces the threat of downtime, allowing Tavoca to deliver maximum service availability to its enterprise customers.

About CoreXchange, Inc.

CoreXchange comprehensive solutions include colocation, high performance network connectivity, Internet access, disaster recovery, and a business continuance center. Headquartered in the globally recognized Dallas Infomart and led by a highly experienced team of networking services technologists and executives, CoreXchange provides services at its enterprise-class data centers or customer’s remote location, via local loop, metro Ethernet. For more information, visit www.corexchange.com.

About Tavoca

Tavoca provides a variety of automated telephony solutions, including appointment reminders, no-show follow up calls, medical test results messaging, broadcast message delivery, personal reminder calls, wake up calls, and customized solutions for civic, educational, religious and government organizations. You can learn more about Tavoca by visiting www.tavoca.com.

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June 22, 2010

ERGOS and CoreXchange Deliver IT Infrastructure to Energy Industry


Houston, Texas (June 22, 2010)– ERGOS Technology announced today that it has teamed with Dallas-based CoreXchange to provide a comprehensive suite of data center and managed services solutions for companies in the energy industry.

ERGOS and CoreXchange will be jointly providing the foundation for energy companies to support ISO and/or IEC standards through custom, best-in-class services supported by a nationally recognized managed services team of professionals and top-tier colocation facilities. Offering scalability and rapid response, these combined services include 24x7x365 monitoring and expert management of IT infrastructure in SAS70 Type II audited facilities that are environmentally-controlled and highly-secure.

“We’ve formed a unique relationship with CoreXchange,” said Brian Childers, regional vice president at ERGOS. “They are uniquely positioned to provide us the best platform on which to operate, and the integration of our services delivers optimal IT performance, redundancy, and uptime.

Founded in Houston, the center of the U.S. energy industry, ERGOS is strategically positioned to understand the IT infrastructure needs of energy companies. Operating under the watchful eyes of CoreXchange’s highly-trained IT professionals, the two companies offer the industry’s most comprehensive and cost-effective colocation solutions.

The joint ERGOS and CoreXchange solution lets energy companies with daily operations heavily dependent on the use of IT infrastructure focus on their core businesses and maximize their IT uptime, providing a long-term financial benefit and operational efficiencies.

About ERGOS Technology

Formed in 1997 and located in Houston, Texas, ERGOS is an IT solution provider that stays ahead of the curve, providing innovative IT services for organizations across the country and across the world. We are positioned to grow and help our clients grow, offering our clients the kind of service that we would want. ERGOS provides IT infrastructure and business application solutions that Power Your Business and empower your work force. Our two technology divisions, Managed Services and Business Solutions, will address all your IT needs. www.ergos.com

About CoreXchange

CoreXchange offers comprehensive IT infrastructure solutions, including colocation, high performance network connectivity, network-layer managed services, disaster recovery, and business continuance services. Led by a highly experienced team of networking services technologists and executives, CoreXchange provides services at its enterprise-class SAS70 Type II audited data centers or at a customer’s remote location, via local loop, metro Ethernet. For more information, visit www.corexchange.com.

Filed under: Uncategorized — Press Advance @ 8:13 am


June 13, 2010

CirtexHosting Cuts Prices on Hosting Plans, Adds Three Year Billing Cycle


NEW YORK (June 14, 2010) –CirtexHosting, a leader in Linux Web hosting, announced today it has added a new, unprecedented three year billing cycle option for all of its shared hosting plans. Following in the footsteps of sister company HostV, the prepaid 36-month billing cycle enables customers to lock-in long-term billing savings.

With the new 36-month billing cycle, the company’s popular Basic Shared hosting plan starts at just $2.49 per month, and includes 5000MB of disk space, unlimited premium monthly bandwidth, and a trimming of other standard features, including Colortex cPanel and instant data backups. All other Unlimited bandwidth Shared Web hosting plans feature similar savings.
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“Several weeks ago, we introduced the three year billing cycle at HostV, a sister company CirtexHosting. The feedback has been overwhelmingly positive, as customers flock to the security of a long-term, fixed pricing arrangement. We are introducing the three year billing cycle at CirtexHosting to capture similar customer sentiment and further engage budget-conscious consumers,” said John Xie, president of Cirtex Corp., HostV parent company.

Reseller hosting starts at $24.99 per month for 25GB of disk space, and Semi-dedicated hosting starts at $34.99 per month for 20GB of disk space.

Cirtex Corp.’s recently released iPhone application, which is available free of charge from the Apple iTunes Store, allows users to perform a wide-range of tests and checks, including domain WHOIS lookups, DNS lookups, Reverse DNS lookups, Ping and Latency checks, Tracerout searches, and more. Users can also perform specific searches on domain name related data, including Alexa rankings and DMOZ listings.

To learn more about CirtexHosting, please visit http://www.cirtexhosting.com.

To download the new Cirtex Webmaster Tools Application, please visit http://itunes.apple.com/en/app/cirtex-webmaster-tools/id370426791?mt=8.

CirtexHosting is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cirtex Corp., on the web at http://www.cirtex.com.

About CirtexHosting

Founded in 2003, CirtexHosting is a leading provider of shared and reseller Multiple Domain Linux web hosting solutions. Offering 24/7 technical support, 99.9% guaranteed uptime, and a 30-Day unconditional guarantee, CirtexHosting continues to serve thousands of businesses and individuals internationally.

Filed under: Uncategorized — Press Advance @ 11:38 pm


Norwegian Host Ventelo Hosting Partners with R1Soft to Offer Continuous Data Protection


OSLO, Norway (June 14, 2010) Ventelo Hosting, a provider of managed hosting services for businesses in Norway and surrounding European markets, announced today it has joined the R1Soft Hosting Partner Program (R1HPP), enabling the company to receive priority technical support, exclusive licensing discounts, and access to a wide-variety of marketing resources and assets.

Utilizing R1Soft’s Continuous Data Protection (CDP) technology, Ventelo Hosting makes R1Soft CDP available to customers in both of its Oslo data center facilities. Customers will be able to take advantage of all of R1Soft CDP’s robust features, including Bare-Metal Restore, support for backing up active MySQL databases, and an integrated customer self-management interface that enables each customer to deploy backups and perform data restoration.

“After thoroughly reviewing the variety of data backup solutions in the market, R1Soft CDP was unquestionably the most affordable and flexible solution in its class. For many of our customers, it is truly a best-of-breed solution,” said Petter M. Tømmeraas, Ventelo Hosting sales manager.

The R1Soft Partner Program provides partners with aggressive volume licensing discounts, including a flat reduction in prices on R1Soft CDP add-ons and progressive discounts on other software. Hosting partners also receive access to a broad assortment of marketing resources, including tools to help increase revenue and hands-on services from R1Soft’s professional hosting partner team.

“We are excited to work with Ventelo Hosting as it begins its company-wide implementation of R1Soft CDP. As a leader in the Norwegian hosting market, Ventelo Hosting is an ideal partner, and its customers will greatly benefit from our scalable, high-performance data protection software,” said David Wartell, vice president of R1Soft, a division of BBS Technologies.

To learn more about Ventelo Hosting, please visit http://www.ventelohosting.no or contact Ventelo Hosting at +47 21 65 00 00.

To learn more about the R1Soft Hosting Partner Program, please visit http://www.r1soft.com/hosting-partners.

About Ventelo Hosting

Ventelo Hosting has been a leader in the Norwegian hosting sector since the mid-1990s and has hosted some of Norway’s largest businesses. It currently provides an array of managed hosting services, including dedicated hosting, security services, data backup, and network connectivity. The company operates in two private data facilities in Oslo, Norway.

Filed under: Uncategorized — Press Advance @ 11:37 pm


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