( The Hosting News ) – MOD Mission Critical (‘MOD’) , a network service provider that combines facilities and non-facilities-based assets to deliver comprehensive, mission-critical network solutions, announces today a strategic partnership with 365 Data Centers , one of the top U.S. colocation providers by market presence, to make available MOD’s Colo by the ‘U ’ services throughout all of the company’s 15 facilities nationwide. This mutually beneficial partnership provides MOD with a larger platform to share its services throughout underserved markets, while giving 365 Data Centers’ customers the ability to use colocation by the single rack unit for smaller workloads.
Redwood Shores, Calif.— Oracle is committed to helping companies throughout Latin America embrace cloud computing to reduce IT complexities and boost productivity. As part of this effort, Oracle plans to open its new data center in Campinas, São Paulo in August of this year.
( The Hosting News ) – Gridstore®, a leader in hyper-converged all flash infrastructure for the Microsoft Cloud-Inspired Data Center, today announced they have joined the Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Alliance. This new relationship reinforces Gridstore’s commitment to provide innovative solutions purpose-built for the Microsoft data center environment. “From the beginning, our HyperConverged Infrastructure has been designed to support, integrate, and use Microsoft’s solutions,” said Kelly Murphy, Founder and CTO, Gridstore, “Becoming an Enterprise Cloud Alliance Partner was a logical step as enterprises embrace the hybrid cloud, they can look to Microsoft and Gridstore to help them succeed.
( The Hosting News ) – Alpnames smashed through the half million mark last night in terms of domain under management. As an ICANN accredited registrar specialising in new generic Top Level Domains, Alpnames manages nearly 8% of all new gTLD names registered to date making it the second most popular new gTLD registrar after the industry giant GoDaddy and recently overtaking the first and longest standing registrar Network Solutions (part of web.com).
( The Hosting News ) – Linode, a leading cloud-hosting provider, celebrated its 12th birthday today by announcing the availability of KVM-powered Linodes. The free upgrade significantly accelerates server performance, accommodates alternate operating system, and improves boot times. KVM (in tandem with QEMU) is an alternative to the popular Xen virtualization software that Linode has been using since 2008
( The Hosting News ) – Server Mania, an industry-leading dedicated hosting provider, has completed a website refresh focused on providing an optimized experience on devices ranging from the desktop to phones to tablets. The Server Mania website detects the device connecting to the site, and provides an optimized experience with fonts, layouts and menus that are easier to read and navigate on specific devices. For instance, smaller devices like phones demand a simplified layout with larger fonts and buttons that are easy to tap
Frost & Sullivan Honors Minkels for its Free Standing Cold Corridor, a Groundbreaking Racks and Cabinet Solution for the European Market
( The Hosting News ) – Based on its recent analysis of the racks and cabinets market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Minkels with the 2015 European Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation – for their Free Standing Cold Corridor data center solution. Subsequent to its 2006 introduction of the highly innovative Cold Corridor aisle-containment system to separate data center airflow, Minkels launched the Next Generation Cold Corridor in 2013, which is a highly flexible and modular solution offering greatly enhanced airflow management and energy efficiency.
Cloud Spectator Releases the Industry’s Most Comprehensive Report On Price-Performance Metrics Among Top 15 IaaS Providers
( The Hosting News ) – Cloud Spectator, the leader in performance and pricing analysis for the Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) marketplace, today announced the release of Cloud Vendor Benchmark 2015 Part 2: Price-Performance Comparison Among 15 Top IaaS Providers, the industry’s most comprehensive study that reveals the significant impact that performance can have on the overall value of your IaaS environment. The report is the most in-depth analysis on the subject and is based on over one million data points collected over a period of 24 hours. Part 2 of the report takes the pricing analysis performed in Part 1 a step further by adding various price-performance metrics
Reston, VA – DNS Made Easy runs on its Elite Resolution Platform, a multi-tiered framework that creates localized server redundancy and scalability.
( The Hosting News ) – HostingCon Global is quickly approaching.