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Usinternetworking opens data center in Dublin

April 5, 2001 — USinternetworking, Inc., a leading application service provider (ASP), announced the opening of a new data center in Dublin, Ireland, to meet the growing international requirements of U.S. multinational clients. 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

Dell expands its enterprise services

April 4, 2001 — On Wednesday, server and storage manufacturing giant Dell Computer Corporation (www.dell.com) made an announcement launching its new line of Premier Enterprise Services, an expansion of its existing enterprise services program, and one that includes new levels of support for enterprise environments. Read More

Europe Slow To Adopt Data Protection Act

April 4, 2001 — E-commerce has long been heralded in Europe as an excellent way to promote cross-border trade. Many business owners have cited the Internet as an excellent avenue to increase product exposure and attract new customers. Read More

Sun completes acquisition of HighGround Systems

April 3, 2001 — Computer manufacturing giant Sun Microsystems Inc. (sun.com) announced on Monday that it had completed its acquisition of HighGround Systems Inc., a leading provider of storage resource management solutions for storage network environments. 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

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

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

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

Data Return signs Ticketmaster for managed services

April 2, 2001 — Data Return Corporation (www.datareturn.com), a leading global provider ofmanaged hosting services, today announced that Match.com, the Internet’sleading online dating service and a wholly owned subsidiary of Ticketmaster,has signed a contract for managed hosting services. Match.com provides acommunity of singles who are successfully using the interactive onlinematchmaking service to find serious relationships. Read More

C I Host provides content delivery services

April 2, 2001 — C I Host (www.cihost.com), the first virtual host to offer content delivery network services (CDN), announced a partnership with epicRealm (www.epicrealm.com), owner and operator of the world’s first intelligent CDN dedicated to accelerating business over the Internet. The alliance of these two Texas-based companies will give 90,000 C I Host customers worldwide the opportunity to accelerate and optimize their e-commerce initiatives with epicRealm’s CDN services. Read More

BTI Telecom unveils southeast U.S. fiber network

April 2, 2001 — BTI Telecom Corp. (www.btitele.com), a leading integrated communicationsprovider in the southeast United States, announced that it has completedconstruction of its 506 mile long-haul data, Internet and voice network fromRaleigh, NC to Savannah, Ga. This announcement marks the completion of BTI’splanned 4,300-mile fiber network that extends from New York to Miami andfrom Miami to Nashville. Read More