Force10 Networks, a pioneer in building and securing reliable networks, has announced that Next Generation Network Solutions (NGNS), a subsidiary of Rawabi Telecom & Software (RTS), has deployed the TeraScale E-Series family of switch/routers and the S-Series family of access switches to ensure the reliable performance of its recently installed network in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Lawson Software (Nasdaq: LWSN) has announced it now offers Lawson Managed Hosting to its enterprise software customers in EMEA. Lawson Managed Hosting is designed to help customers get the most out of their Lawson ERP investment while reducing demands on their IT resources. IBM will be the official hosting provider for Lawson's on-demand and hosted offerings in the region.
EDM Group, a UK leading document management solutions provider has announced that Nationwide Building Society has chosen EDM Group's Scan on Demand business solution for flexible access to archived customer data.
F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV), a global leader in Application Delivery Networking, has announced that Shopzilla, a leading shopping search site, has deployed F5 Acopia ARX intelligent file virtualisation systems as the foundation of its file storage management strategy.
Force10 Networks, a pioneer in building and securing reliable networks, has announced that Etsy, Inc. has deployed the TeraScale E-Series family of switch/routers and the S-Series family of access switches to increase the performance and reliability of its online marketplace for handmade arts and crafts. The scalability and resiliency of the Force10 solution enables Etsy, Inc.
Center 7, Inc., a leading provider of colocation and hosted business solutions, and OrangeSoda, the Internet's pioneer in search engine optimization and Internet marketing firm, have announced that Orange Soda has chosen Center 7 to provide its colocation and network management services. Founded by a group of search engine marketers in 2006, OrangeSoda's experience and knowledge come in part, from having built a successful pay-per-click search engine in the late 1990's and early 2000's.
Attenda Limited, the Always On Managed Services company, has announced that it had signed a three year contract with MNPA Limited to manage its new web-based customer self-service portal. Voted 2008 Pension Administrator of the Year, MNPA, a subsidiary of the Â£3 billion Merchant Navy Officers Pension Fund, is a multi-award winning pension administration specialist. It provides pension administration services to a wide range of clients, who value strong working relationships.
Fujitsu Services, one of Europe's leading IT services companies, has announced a Â£2.1 million outsourcing contract for the next 3 years with Centrica. The new contract is to manage a portfolio of applications supporting British Gas's residential and business customers. Under the terms of the contract Fujitsu will provide 365x24 application maintenance and support services.
DediPower has been selected by Fortent, Inc. to provide its co-location requirements in DediPower's Thames Valley Hosting Centre. A provider of risk and compliance technology and information to the financial services market worldwide, Fortent required an offsite data centre in the UK to protect its critical IT infrastructure.
QuantHouse, a leading independent provider of end-to-end systematic trading solutions has announced that they have completed the implementation of their worldwide exchange interconnection infrastructure by selecting Equinix datacentres, the leading provider of network-neutral datacentres and Internet exchange services, in Chicago and Frankfurt.
Registered Charity New Philanthropy Capital (NPC), has awarded leading virtual solutions specialist Intercept the contract for the provision of its managed hosted IT services. The three year managed service contract for Intercept's OnlineDesktop Solution, will encompass the provision of all business applications software, hosting in Intercept's secure data centres, and the provision of technical support to all NPC's staff.
Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: DLR), a leading owner and manager of corporate and Internet gateway datacenters, has completed a Turn-Key Datacenter(TM) lease agreement with Yahoo!, Inc. As part of the agreement, Yahoo! will establish an advanced corporate datacenter in a Digital Realty Trust Turn-Key Datacenter(TM) facility and the two companies will target the project towards meeting the strict environmental standards of the highly respected LEED Gold certification.
Fujitsu Services, one of Europe's leading IT services companies, has announced it has secured a further two year contract with the Environment Agency to continue to develop a managed service that protects the public from the risk of flooding. During this period, Fujitsu will assist the Environment Agency to evolve the system to meet the recommendations of the Pitt Review into the floods of 2007.