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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

Wisper Networks Unveils Managed Network Services Suite

March 28, 2001 — On Tuesday, Canadian network services provider Wisper Networks Inc. (www.wispernetworks.com), a subsidiary of Wisper Inc., unveiled a suite of Internet Protocol managed networking services, Wisper Managed Security, Traffic Management and Managed Virtual Private Networks, designed to provide the data infrastructure necessary to support the efforts of small to medium sized enterprises to operate as e-businesses. Read More

WorldVoice Selects Data Return as Managed Hosting Partner

March 27, 2001 — Monday at the Microsoft Technology Center – Silicon Valley grand opening in Mountain View, California, WorldVoice Corporation announced that it had selected Data Return, Microsoft?s global hosting partner of the year, to provide managed hosting services for WorldVoice?s wireless and wireline telecommunications applications. 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

Europe … The Next Big Thing?

March 14, 2001 — Most industry analysts agree that Europe is truly Web hosting’s “Next Big Thing”. With a deluge of hosting companies and related infrastructure already firmly established in North America, all eyes have now turned to Europe, where the Web hosting industry is growing at a torrid pace. Read More