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Novell announces $83 M in funding for subsidiary

April 9, 2001 — Novell Inc. (www.novell.com), a leader in the creation of Internet services software, announced on Friday that it had raised $83 million in initial funding for Volera Inc. (www.volera.com), a new operation targeting the emerging market for content networking software. Read More

Stampede Wordwide Inc. files chapter 11 petition

April 9, 2001 — Stampede Worldwide Inc. (www.stampedeinc.com), a holding company with two active subsidiaries, including the Internet solutions provider Stampede Network.com, announced on Friday that it had filed a voluntary petition under chapter 11 of the bankruptcy protection code. Read More

U.S. court stops Web hosting operation, FTC alleges fraud

April 6, 2001 — A U.S. district court in Minneapolis has stop the operation of a Web hosting service that advertised services for inexpensive flat fees and then billed unauthorized charges of up to $20,000 US onto consumers’ credit cards for imaginary “excess bandwidth” use. Read More

C I Host Re-architects network

April 5, 2001 — C I Host (www.cihost.com), a fast-growing leader in e-business solutions andthe Web hosting industry, has redesigned its network infrastructure to allowfor three, fully redundant domain name servers on different IP networks.Placing domain name servers (DNS) on separate IP-blocks will help C I Hostcombat Denial of Service (DoS) attacks and network attacks aimed at itsdomain name servers. Read More

April 4, 2001 — OptiGlobe (www.optiglobe.com), a leader in providing Internet data center services to Latin America, announced the launch of its newest Latin American data center in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Wednesday. Read More

Ensim adds six prominent clients to roster

April 2, 2001 — Ensim Corporation (www.ensim.com) , a leading provider of hosting operationsinfrastructure, announced the addition of six customers. Since mid-2000,Ensim has extended its market lead to more than 60 ISPs, Internet datacenters and hosting providers that are using “Ensim’s ServerXchange”platform worldwide to rapidly scale and automate their business. Read More

AT&T opens Montreal Data Center

April 2, 2001 — AT&T Canada Inc. (www.attcanada.ca), Canada’s largest national competitive broadband business services provider and a leader in competitive local exchange, Internet and e-business services, announced the opening of its new Internet data center (IDC) in Montreal. Read More

Electronic Data Systems to buy Systematics

April 2, 2001 — American computer services firm Electronic Data Systems Corp. announced on Monday that it is planning to buy its German peer Systematics AG in a deal involving stocks and cash that is valued at approximately $570 million. EDS says the move will double its presence in Germany. Read More