Web Hosting

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

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

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

C I Host Expands Managed Dedicated Server Offerings

March 29, 2001 — C I Host (www.cihost.com), a fastest-growing leader in e-business solutionsand the Web hosting industry, is expanding its package of tools fordedicated servers through an alliance with Cobalt Networks, Inc.(www.cobalt.com), a leading provider of low-cost server appliances. Read More

Micron Leaving PC Business and Acquiring Hosting Firm Interland

March 26, 2001 — Micron Electronics Inc. said that it is working out a deal to sell its ailing personal computer making business. The company said it plans to refashion itself as a Web hosting services provider by acquiring hosting company Interland Inc. (www.interland.com) in a $130 million stock deal. Read More

UK, Germany Emerge As Hosting Hot Spots

March 22, 2001 — As most industry insiders will tell you, Europe has become a hotbed of Web hosting over the past two or three years. Companies are scrambling to establish a presence in Europe, because many consider it to be a largely untapped Web hosting market. Read More