Category Archives: data connectivity

Secure Transatlantic Connectivity Is Essential for Eastern European Business Expansion

Fast, secure and reliable connectivity is now a must-have for any business eyeing an international expansion. Take RETN, for instance, a provider of international data transmission services, which is now working with Aqua Comms DAC to gain transatlantic connectivity over its America-Europe Connect (AEConnect) subsea cable system. By cooperating with Aqua Comms, RETN has gained additional route diversity and the ability to expand its reach to North America.

Need High-Bandwidth Connectivity to Optical Transport Services in the Dallas Metro Area?

Jim Lynch, Chief Executive Officer at FiberLight

Demand has been growing in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area for diverse, carrier-class fiber optic networking solutions.

Now, more options will be available thanks to a new partnership between FiberLight, LLC and Provision Data Services, a Dallas-based Tier 3 data center services provider. FiberLight plans to construct dual entrances into Provision’s downtown Dallas data center, providing local and regional companies direct access to a combination of high quality fiber optic networking solutions as well as scalable colocation and interconnection services through Provision.

The 137,000 square-foot data center, located at 2020 Live Oak Street, offers 14 MW capacity right in the heart of Dallas’s Central Business District (CBD).

Webair to Present at DatacenterDynamics Enterprise New York

CTO Sagi Brody to Speak on Disruptive Cloud and Hyper-converged Infrastructure Trends

NEW YORK, March 10, 2017Webair, a high-touch, agile Cloud and fully managed infrastructure service provider, today announces that its Chief Technology Officer, Sagi Brody, will speak at DCD Enterprise New York, taking place March 14-15, 2017 at the New York Marriot Marquis in Manhattan.

Light Reading and EdgeConneX® Present at Upskill University

Light Reading and EdgeConneX® Present at Upskill University

EdgeConneXOn Friday, July 22, EdgeConneX® will team up with Light Reading to present on the topic, The Future of the Metro Data Center Interconnect at Upskill University. EdgeConneX specializes in global data center solutions at the Edge of the network, and “Upskill U” is an online educational resource that delivers must-have information on themes that relate to the overall business transformation taking place in the telecommunications industry.

Host in Ireland Announces Support of Temple Street Foundation

Host in Ireland to Fund Production of Video to Help Raise Charitable Contributions to the Temple Street Children’s University Hospital and Awareness of Techies4TempleStreet

host-in-ireland-logo1DUBLIN – June 15, 2016 Host in Ireland, a strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, today announces its charitable support of a video to be produced on behalf of the Temple Street Foundation and Techies4TempleStreet.  Filming will take place on Saturday, June 18, between 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. in the Lansdowne Room at the Royal Dublin Society (RDS) and coincides with the CoderDojo Coolest Projects’ Launch’d event, Ireland’s largest innovator and evolving technology summit. This year, Techies4TempleStreet’s goal is to raise €250,000 to help fund a new Neurology and Renal Outpatients Unit.

Experience Host in Ireland’s ‘Irish Pavilion’ at Datacloud Europe 2016 in Monaco, June 8-9

Host in IrelandData-Cloud-Europe, a strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, will have a big presence at Datacloud Europe 2016, taking place June 8-9 at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco. Host in Ireland will be a Gold Sponsor of this year’s conference and alongside partner companies Future-Tech, Cork Internet Exchange, IDA Ireland, Primary Integration. Additionally, CBRE will be a featured organization in the “Irish Pavilion,” an exhibit focused on the advantages of the Irish hosting ecosphere.

Host in Ireland to Unveil ‘Irish Pavilion’ at Datacloud Europe 2016 in Monaco, June 8-9

Event Coincides with Host in Ireland Being Recognized as the Only Non-Governmental Nominee for the Data Center and Cloud 2016 EMEA ‘Location of the Year’ Award


host-in-ireland-logo1DUBLIN, IRELAND – May 31,
2016 Host in Ireland, a strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, today announces its participation at Datacloud Europe 2016, taking place June 8-9 at The Grimaldi Forum in Monaco. Host in Ireland will be a Gold Sponsor of this year’s conference and alongside partner companies Future-Tech, Cork Internet Exchange, IDA Ireland, Primary Integration, and CBRE will be a featured organization in the “Irish Pavilion,” an exhibit focused on the advantages of the Irish hosting ecosphere.  In its 12th year, Datacloud Europe 2016 is the Continent’s premier global IT infrastructure and cloud event.

Webair Completes New Physical and Virtual Meet-Me Rooms in Its NY1 Data Center

Webair-LogoWebair announced that it has completed the build of its new Meet-Me Room (MMR) and corresponding network fabric platform in its NY1 data center.  The MMR enables Webair to enhance its direct, secure and fast connectivity to premier carrier hotels, leading cloud providers, and global Internet exchanges, in addition to an expansive suite of fully managed infrastructure solutions deployed on-premises. A driving force for the build-out was the unprecedented growth of premier carriers building into the facility. 

Compu Dynamics Expands with the Opening of a New Beltsville, Maryland Sales and Operations Center

CompuDynamicsCompu Dynamics announced it is opening a new sales and operations center in Beltsville, Maryland, which is the company’s first expansion outside of Northern Virginia, and is dedicated to servicing the existing Washington, D.C. and Maryland client base as well as supporting the continued growth of the organization. The new 3,000-square-foot Beltsville, Maryland office is strategically located to service government, enterprise, and third-party data center providers. 

Webair to Present at Cloud Expo New York and IMN’s Provider Forum on Data Centers and Cloud Services Infrastructure (East)

CTO Sagi Brody and Infrastructure & Network Engineer Logan Best to Speak on DDoS Mitigation and Data Center Cost Reduction Strategies

Webair-LogoNEW YORK, NY, May 11, 2016 – Webair, a leading provider of Cloud Hosting, Colocation and Managed solutions, today announces that its Chief Technology Officer, Sagi Brody, and Infrastructure and Network Engineer, Logan Best, will speak at Cloud Expo New York, to be held June 7-9, 2016 at the Javits Center in New York City.  Mr. Brody will also speak at IMN’s Provider Forum on Data Centers and Cloud Services Infrastructure (East), which runs June 9-10 at the Mandarin Oriental in Washington, D.C.  In its 18th year, Cloud Expo New York brings together executives to examine issues surrounding cloud computing, Big Data, DevOps and the Internet of Things (IoT) through keynote and panel presentations, general sessions and an exhibition floor featuring over 100 organizations.  IMN’s sixth annual Provider Forum on Data Centers and Cloud Services Infrastructure (East) converges leading data center and cloud service providers, enterprise data center owners, hardware and software solutions providers, as well as capital investors, and legal, consultancy and accounting firms.

At Cloud Expo New York, on Tuesday, June 7 at 4:40 PM, Mr. Brody and Mr. Best will give a presentation titled “Multi-Layer DDoS Mitigation Strategies,” which will focus on best practices for cyber attack prevention and protection of complex cloud platforms.  Calling upon years of experience managing and running thousands of Linux and Unix managed services platforms, they will provide examples and share their insights from both a business and technical perspective.

“The threat of DDoS attacks is very real and it’s critical to acknowledge and combat the risks associated with cloud computing,” explains Mr. Brody.  “DDoS attacks are becoming increasingly complex and sophisticated with each passing day, making it more important than ever to remain on the cutting edge of protection and prevention utilizing comprehensive mitigation strategies.  I’m looking forward to sharing my personal experience to help others become more educated when attempting to keep their cloud computing environments protected.”

At IMN’s Provider Forum on Data Centers and Cloud Services Infrastructure (East) on Thursday, June 9 at 2:45 PM, Mr. Brody will participate on a panel titled “Operating Cost Mitigation/Reduction Strategies: DCIM, Next Gen. Data Centers & Best Practices in Financial Management.”  Joining executives from Development Consulting Services, Global Power Supply, North American Access Technologies, and the Stafford County Department of Economic Development and Tourism, Mr. Brody will discuss methods for realizing increased ROI within a data center and cloud services environment through cost-benefit analysis and identifying and addressing common operating inefficiencies.

“There are many opportunities available to data center owners and operators and cloud service providers that have the potential to reduce major costs, both CapEx and OpEx,” shares Mr. Brody.  “By identifying optimal solutions based on current data, including retrofit solutions, new builds and more, companies can determine ways to reduce expenditures.”

To meet with Webair during Cloud Expo New York or at IMN’s Provider Forum on Data Centers and Cloud Services Infrastructure (East), please email webair@imillerpr.com.

For more information about Webair, visit www.webair.com.

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About Webair

Founded in 1996 and headquartered in New York, Webair is a leader in managed hosting solutions, including Managed & Secure Cloud Infrastructure.  Webair’s expansive ecosystem of state-of-the-art technology solutions includes fully managed Public, Private and Hybrid Clouds, Dedicated Servers, Colocation, CDN, Security and DRaaS.  Combining industry-leading innovation, expert support and high-touch customer service, Webair serves as a true technology partner to a vast variety of customers including enterprises and SMBs, healthcare organizations, Information Technology firms, eCommerce companies and VoIP providers.  Webair also operates an international network of data centers located in New York, Los Angeles, Montreal and Amsterdam.

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