Thursday, April 21, 2011

Harbour IT launches cloud service using FlexPod


>>Harbour IT teamed up with datacentre services provider, Equinix, to help satisfy the customer demand for its cloud offering.

“We looked at the current state of the datacentre market and selected Equinix, mainly because it’s all they do. We really wanted to partner with someone that knew what they were doing,” Simpson said.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Redstor Migrates Data Centre to Equinix LD5 IBX

Redstor has just announced the migration of its data centres from Bracknell MDNX to the LD5 IBX Data Centre with Equinix.


PRLog (Press Release)Apr 19, 2011 – Redstor, a managed services, cloud storage and IT solutions provider, today announced the migration of its data centres from Bracknell MDNX to the LD5 IBX Data Centre with Equinix, a provider of global data centre services.

The move is part of Redstor’s continued investment in its Cloud strategy and creates a ‘business grade’ backup & storage grid combined with a Cloud DR and business continuity platform. The Equinix LD5 IBX Data Centre is based in Slough, Berkshire and is connected to the peering fabric of LINX, one of the largest metro area Internet exchanges in Europe. This combined with 23 independent carriers onsite offers Redstor customers unparalleled connectivity

Tony Ruane, Business Development Director and Co-Founder of Redstor said: “Over the past 12 months we have focused on expanding our cloud storage and business continuity platform in response to growing customer demand.”

The new Redstor data centre offers state-of-the-
art security and is rated an ISO27001 and 9001:2008 facility. Ministry of Defence-standard fences, ballistic glass, mantrap doors and biometric access control offer unparalleled protection of customer data. This combined with a two stage fire protection system combining aspirational and point detection.

Sunday, April 17, 2011

Immersion Corp (IMMR) Given “Neutral” Rating by Zacks Investment Research Analysts


>>Equities research analysts at Zacks Investment Research reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Immersion Corp (NASDAQ: IMMR) in a research note to investors on Thursday.