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Flag Closes $300m Financing for North Asian Loop

August 21, 2001 — (WEB HOST INDUSTRY REVIEW) — Flag Telecom (flagtelecom.com), a leading, London-based network services provider and independent carriers’ carrier, yesterday announced that Flag Asia Limited has secured financing for Flag North Asian Loop (FNAL) of up to $300 million under a syndicated credit facility, arranged by Westdeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale, New York (westlb.de). Read More

Electroglas Selects BlueStar to Host SAP

August 21, 2001 — (WEB HOST INDUSTRY REVIEW) — BlueStar Solutions (bluestarsolutions.com), formerly eOnline, a leading provider of management and technology services for hosted enterprise applications, announced today it has been selected by Electroglas (electroglas.com) to manage and host its new installation of SAP. Read More

Asia Global Crossing First to Obtain Concession License in Taiwan

August 16, 2001 — (WEB HOST INDUSTRY REVIEW) — Asia Global Crossing Taiwan (asiaglobalcrossing.com)announced yesterday that it has been awarded the Concession License forinternational submarine cable circuit leasing business by the Taiwan’sMinistry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC), marking the first timeever such a license has been granted. Read More

Asia Global Crossing Launches Data Services in Australia

August 15, 2001 — (WEB HOST INDUSTRY REVIEW) — Asia Global Crossing (asiaglobalcrossing.com), a leadingpan-Asian telecommunications services provider, launched itstelecommunications services platform in Australia yesterday, introducinginto the market a suite of data services that will allow multinationalenterprises in Sydney to benefit from the performance and cost-effectiveness of the 200-city Asia Global Crossing/Global Crossing worldwidenetwork. Read More

Hutchison Globalcenter Deploys Netcool Suite

August 7, 2001 — (WEB HOST INDUSTRY REVIEW) — Micromuse Inc. (micromuse.com), a leading provider of realtime fault management and service assurance software, yesterday announced that Hutchison GlobalCenter (hgctr.com), one of Asia’s largest providers of managed hosting services and e-business solutions, has implemented the Netcool suite. Read More

Nortel to Build U.S. Optical Network for Southern Cross

August 7, 2001 — (WEB HOST INDUSTRY REVIEW) — Southern Cross Cables Limited (southerncrosscables.com), has selected Nortel Networks (nortelnetworks.com) to supply ultra long haul dense wave division multiplex optical transmission equipment for the terrestrial portion of a 30,500-kilometer submarine cable network linking the U.S. mainland to Hawaii, Australia, New Zealand and Fiji beginning in the third quarter of this year. Read More

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