Verio Announces Opening of Austin Data Center.Business Editors
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 2000
Austin Facility To Meet Customer Demand
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Verio Inc., a subsidiary of NTT NTT Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
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"By combining our global Tier One network and data center infrastructure with increasingly high-end managed service offerings, Verio continues to respond to customer demand for these types of facilities and services," said Verio CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. Justin Jaschke Justin Lanioux Jaschke is the founder and former chief executive officer of Verio, one of the world's largest domain hosting companies.
He received his B.S. in mathematics from the University of Puget Sound and earned an S.M. from the MIT Sloan School of Management in 1982. . "Our advanced data center in Austin will allow customers to streamline their hosting operations, eliminating the need for them to integrate multiple vendors, tasks and platforms, and enabling them to focus on their core business operations Business operations are those activities involved in the running of a business for the purpose of producing value for the stakeholders. Compare business processes. The outcome of business operations is the harvesting of value from assets ."
The new center will allow Verio to complement its full range of business Internet Internet
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3. . Verio will also provide customers with a comprehensive range of productivity-enhancing managed services needed to run their online business effectively.
The Austin data center includes:
- Enhanced security systems: These systems include 24x7 security guard service at the front door and on the premises, a required biometric hand scan into a Man Trap for controlled entrance and exit, videocameras throughout the facility, and individual keys for customer cabinets, cages or private rooms to ensure security. - 24x7 technical staff on call: A multimillion-dollar management system will be in place allowing Verio staff the ability to monitor the facility, network and equipment from the central management center in Dallas. Customers can also monitor their servers remotely using the management system via a web interface available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. - Fire suppression: The data center has a multi-level fire detection and suppression system to help detect potential fires before they start. The system uses gas instead of water, which can extinguish fires without damage to customer equipment. - Redundant power system: A continuous power supply ensures that the facility has fully redundant power capabilities. - Environmental monitoring: This critical system oversees proper functioning of the air conditioning, water detection and humidity controls. - Managed services: Beginning in December, the data center will offer individual and bundled managed services that customers can utilize depending on their capabilities, needs and budget. From managed monitoring to data backup and recovery, Verio's managed services are an integral part in enhancing productivity and ensuring constant uptime.
For more information regarding Verio's new data center, contact Verio at www.verio.com or call 1-888-GET-VERIO.
Verio Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTT Communications (NTT Com), which provides long distance international telecommunications Communicating information, including data, text, pictures, voice and video over long distance. See communications. reaching over 200 countries worldwide. Verio is the world's largest operator of Web sites for businesses and a leading provider of comprehensive Internet services. The company offers customers a broad range of Internet solutions, including Web hosting, e-commerce, virtual private networks and managed service offerings, among other enhanced services Enhanced service is service offered over commercial carrier transmission facilities used in interstate communications, that employs computer processing applications that act on the format, content, code, protocol, or similar aspects of the subscriber's transmitted information; . Verio supports its operations with highly reliable and scalable global infrastructure and systems including a Tier One network, and provides Web-hosting services to customers in more than 170 countries. The combination of Verio and NTT Com offers services to meet the growing and diverse needs of all businesses, including small to medium enterprises, large global enterprises, multi-national corporations, and Web-centric firms. More information can be found at www.verio.com and www.ntt.com/index-e.html.