Equinix will Start the First Phase of Dubai Data Center by January 2013 with Emirates Telecommunications

Equinix and Emirates Telecommunications

Equinix and Emirates Telecommunications

 Greatresponder.com on Dec 22, 2012:: The giant Data center operator Equinix has partnered with Emirates telecommunications to deliver data center and interconnection services to the Middle East business owners. Equinix has acquired a new data center in Dubai with a capacity of 44,000 square feet and approximately 650 cabinets.

Equinix’s partnership with Emirates Telecommunications will establish the “first world-class, carrier-neutral hub in the region where carriers, content providers, cloud providers, financial service and enterprise customers colocate critical data infrastructure,” according to the press release.

Equinix will complete the first phase of the data center for a public opening by January 1, 2013. The data center operator says it will invest approximately $40 million for the acquisition, upgrade and future expansion of the data center. The move follows Equinix’s recent data center openings of phase two of its Sydney SY3 International Business Exchange data center, the third phase of its London LD5 International Business Exchange data center in Slough, UK, and SH5 data center in Shanghai.

Emirates Telecommunications also recently developed datamenabrand, which it expects to further invest the datamena platform and portfolio of services over time. The datamena Services, which will be available at Equinix and Emirates Telecommunications’s data centers, constitute a transit zone in which international customers will be able to host and distribute content, as well as trade data capacity in an affordable way.

Along with investments in the datamena hub, Emirates Telecommunications has also secured the capability to offer its enterprise customers Emirates Telecommunications managed data center services and data center capacity. The partnership gives customers of Emirates Telecommunications and Equinix the benefit of being located close to the UAE and regional market, providing them with access to more than 4,000 customers across Platform Equinix.

This will greatly benefit those customers seeking to expand their global footprint, and will help to facilitate growth among businesses in the UAE and the rest of the Middle East region. UAE-based companies will have a competitive edge through the provision of the new data centers located within the country, while Emirates Telecommunications will be able to provide network, interconnection and data center services to its existing UAE customers.

“The Middle East continues to strengthen its position as an important business hub and we are seeing increased demand from our customers for data center services across the region,” said Eric Schwartz, president of Equinix EMEA. “We see Dubai and the UAE as a key business gateway and are excited to open a new data center in the area to help facilitate growth. Many companies are looking to expand their operations into and out of the area, and we will be working with Emirates Telecommunications to provide the connectivity and services they require to succeed.”

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Web Hosting and Domain Registrar Godaddy to Recruit More Than 200 Professionals through Job Fair in Pheonix

Godaddy Recruit Professionals through Job Fair in Pheonix

Godaddy Recruit Professionals through Job Fair in Pheonix

Greatresponder.com on Oct 15, 2012: Web hosting and domain registrar Godaddy has announced that it is going to recruit more than 200 information technology professional for the expansion of its operation in USA. This recruitment will be done by holding an open job fair in the Phoenix City of Arizona State in USA. This job fair would be held on October 16, 2012 starting from 04:00PM to 07:00PM. This announcement was made public by Godday management on Friday October 12, 2012.

Web hosting and domain registrar is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ. The company has grown very rapidly and sustainably since last three consecutive years. The growth rate was recorded at more than 80% consistently. The company has announced the expansion of its operation and business in web hosting across the USA; it would also expand its Iowa customer center by a huge recruitment of more than 300 employees. Web hosting and domain registrar Godaddy is growing very rapidly in this domain of business; and it is maintaining its position in fortune 5000 companies of USA. The growth of the company can be anticipated from its revenue of fiscal year 201, which is about $894.3 million.

Domain registrar Godaddy would recruit different technical professionals during this job fair. The major categories that web hosting company is looking for are information technology professionals, software developers, business intelligence professionals, and customer support and customer care representatives. The company is also considered among those best companies that provide perfect working environment for their employees. In year 2009, web hosting and domain registrar Godaddy has achieved the position in the list of “Valley’s best places to work’ for six consecutive years.

One important thing about the staff is that it has still not finalized its permanent CEO as yet after stepping down of Mr. Warren Adleman in June 2012.

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Web Hosting Layered Technologies Launches Highly Featured Enterprise Cloud Services

Greatresponder.com on September 14, 2012 : Web hosting provider Layered Technologies announced on Wednesday September 13, 2012 that they have launched a more featured, secure, and easy manageable enterprise cloud services with the help of Layered Tech data center. Layered tech data center is highly secure and advance level enterprise cloud platform, which would be the integral part of Layered Technologies web hosting service Provider Company. This platform is capable to provide self-service functionality and provides a complete management solution with highly secure features and capabilities.

This launch comes in the pursuit of company to enhance their services that are in compliance with international cloud standards. About two months earlier that this announcement, company secured $38 million of credit facility to fund the development of Layered tech platform.

In a statement the vice president of product management Mr. Kevin Van Mondfrans said,” Layered Tech’s next-gen cloud allows enterprises to run their critical workloads in a cloud environment to accommodate complex security needs and meet PCI-DSS and HIPAA compliance requirements. Security and transparency are Layered Tech tenets, and our new Cloud Data Center includes the security and compliance management capabilities for which we are known.”

It was further informed in the statement that this new platform is highly suitable for enterprise level cloud as well as web hosting services. This service would include a self-service portal, which is designed to provide full control, deep visibility, and easy management of cloud environment. This new generation hosting technology is developed to resolve two major issues that compel the enterprises to keep away from cloud hosting; these two major issues are security and the control over the data and resources that are so critical to them.

With this latest enterprise cloud hosting platform, layered technologies web hosting provider would have an edge over others in terms of reliability and management.

 

 

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