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CAIS Internet Announces New Management Team

May 4, 2001 — CAIS Internet (, a nationwide provider of broadband Internet access solutions, announced on Thursday that it has finished composing its new senior management team, steeped in data services and telecommunications experience. Read More

VeriCenter Deploys Avocent Technology

May 3, 2001 — Avocent Corp. (, a leading provider of data center management equipment, announced on Wednesday that VeriCenter (, a leading provider of managed Web and application hosting services, has implemented Avocent?s DS1800 KVM over IP technology for local and remote IP management of its data center servers. Read More to Host Kinecta Business Management System

May 3, 2001 — Application service provider ( announced on Thursday that it has been chosen by Kinecta Corporation (, a provider of e-business infrastructure and services, to provide managed hosting services for its Microsoft Great Plains eEnterprise business management system. Read More

iPlanet Ships New Directory Software

May 3, 2001 — iPlanet E-Commerce Solutions (, an alliance of Sun and Netscape, announced on Thursday that it had released iPlanet Directory Server 5.0, a leading directory server software solution for user management services. Read More

Digex Broadens Management Team

May 3, 2001 — Digex Inc. (, a leading managed Web and application hosting service provider, announced on Thursday that it had made two new additions to its executive team: Sandy Blaisdell, senior vice president of the WorldCom Business Unit, and George Kerns, senior vice president of Operations. Read More

IBM Ships Quantum Super DLTtape Storage Products

May 2, 2001 — Quantum Corporation (, a global leader in data protection, announced on Tuesday that computer manufacturing giant IBM Corp. (, a Quantum OEM customer, had begun shipping the company?s Super DLTtape products to its customers. The IBM 110/220 GB SDLT SCSI Tape Drive is the latest member of the IBM family of DLTtape offerings for the IBM Intel-based eServer systems. Read More

May 2, 2001 — NaviSite Inc. (, a leading provider of Web hosting and managed application services, announced on Wednesday that it would provide a range of managed hosting services and other products to support the launch of the European Web presence of international lighting manufacturer SLI Inc. Read More

Loudcloud Cuts Work Force

May 2, 2001 — Loudcloud Inc. (, a leading provider of managed services, announced on Tuesday that it had launched a series of initiatives designed to help the company reach the breakeven point with its cash flow using existing cash and available financial resources. Read More

Intel to Hire Outside US Despite Job Cuts

May 2, 2001 — Microchip manufacturing giant Intel Corp. ( said on Wednesday that it would continue to hire employees at its operations outside the United States, despite announcing cutbacks of 5,000 jobs earlier this year in response to the slowing economy. Read More

New U.K. Internet Act A Work In Progress

May 2, 2001 — ISPs, hosting companies and even consumers who are either already established or are looking to set up shop in the United Kingdom should take note of a recent piece of legislation that has permanently altered the Internet landscape in Britain: the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (RIP) Act. Read More

VeriSign to Provide Administration for MedUnite

May 1, 2001 — VeriSign Inc. (, a leading provider of Internet trust services, announced on Tuesday that MedUnite, a service company founded by seven leading US health plans that serve more than 54 million members and contract with 191,000 physicians, has chosen VeriSign?s Healthcare Trust Services to secure its new online healthcare transaction service. Read More

Genuity Announces New Healthcare e-Business Customers

May 1, 2001 — Genuity Inc. (, a leading provider of Internet infrastructure services and e-business network platforms, announced on Monday that it had signed up two new customers to its Black Rocket service. The companies, Click4Care and Em3 are increasing efficiency by moving their healthcare information and business processes online. Read More

Digex Launches Sun StorEdge T3 Array

May 1, 2001 — Digex Inc. (, a leading provider of managed Web and application hosting services, announced on Tuesday that it is expanding its storage offerings by adding the Sun T3 array for the enterprise client. The Sun StorEdge T3 array is a storage system designed to offer the enterprise optimal storage performance. Read More

C I Host Launches Wireless Website

May 1, 2001 — Leading Web hosting and Internet solutions provider C I Host (, announced on Monday that the company has developed a completely wireless website and expanded online chat options, designed to allow customers to manage their accounts from anywhere using their cell phone, pager or hand-held computer. Read More