Data102 Acquires Local Web Hosting Company

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Nov. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Colorado datacenter Data102 announced today that they have acquired Icyshout, a growing Colorado Springswebsite hosting company. Icyshout provides hosting for websites, email, streaming radio services and virtual private servers (VPS). Icyshout has a well-established reputation for superior web hosting services and an expanding customer base that stands to benefit from this acquisition. "We are really excited to bring Icyshout into the fold and to use our scale and expertise to really take these services to the next level," said Randal Kohutek, VP Operations at Data102. The combination of Data102 and Icyshout creates a powerful ...
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Colorado Datacenter Expands Cloud Services

New Virtual Private Server Platform a Boon for Colorado Springs Businesses Data102 announced today the release of a new virtual private server (VPS) platform, the latest in a series of cloud innovations now being made available to customers in Colorado and throughout the globe. The new cloud VPS service features dramatically improved hardware, increased storage, a customer-friendly management application, and straight-forward online ordering. “The performance of our new VPS platform is orders of magnitude greater than our previous system,” said Travis Taylor, Vice President of Business Development at Data102. “Our customers will see the difference.” A VPS is a cloud-based computer that shares ...
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Data102 Unveils New Customer-Focused Website

Colorado Springs leading datacenter adds functionality to a modern design Data102 launched a new website today, which combines modern design principles with increased functionality. The website is the latest step taken by Data102 over the last year to provide even better customer service and meet the needs of their expanding customer base. “We’re really excited about the new site,” said Travis Taylor, Director of Business Development. “We have no doubt that the fresh look and additional functionality will please all of our clients, both current and future.” Existing customers will benefit from the revamped customer portal, extensive knowledgebase, and easy navigation. New clients ...
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Data102 Partners with Apple to Bolster Local Service

The latest in a series of big moves for leading Colorado Springs datacenter Data102 announced today that it has directly peered with Apple to improve service for Colorado Springs businesses and residents. Data102’s customers will be able to use popular Apple services like iTunes, Apple TV, iCloud, and iLife with much less latency and connectivity issues than are common with some other colocation service providers. “We’ve already seen the benefits,” said Randal Kohutek, Data102 Operations VP. “Traffic is taking a shorter path, with lower latency. Not only does this provide better service to Apple users, it also opens up capacity on the network ...
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Data102 Peers with Netflix to Improve Local Streaming Service

Colorado Springs data center announces private peering with the Internet’s largest video streaming company Data102 announced today that they have peered with streaming giant Netflix to bring faster service to southern Colorado residents. As demand for video streaming has increased dramatically over the last few years, so has the need for adequate bandwidth to accommodate the massive amounts of data being used, especially in the evenings, as more and more people stay home to watch movies and their favorite TV shows. Netflix has 35.65 million subscribers in the US alone who spend over 1 billion hours per month streaming video. A lot ...
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