Globix Offers Seamless Hosting Transition with Expanded Rapid Deployment Service
NEW YORK – October 9, 2001
NEW YORK – October 9, 2001 – Globix Corporation (NASDAQ: GBIX) today announced its RapidDeployTM Service, which enables new customers to transition into an industry-leading hosting environment with minimal downtime to their systems and applications. The service is expected to benefit companies looking to transition to Globix from other hosting facilities or from their own facilities, and those recently displaced due to the destruction of the World Trade Center.With RapidDeploy, Globix is offering a pre-designed, dedicated architecture, including Web and database servers, firewall protection and load balancing options, in its state-of-the-art SuperPOP Data Centers. This service, free of cost for up to 30 days, enables customers to replicate their Internets, Intranets, Extranets or applications at Globix and get them up and running within 24 hours, while they transfer their equipment at their own pace.
The RapidDeploy temporary hosting environment offers not only the same redundant electrical infrastructure, conditioned power, emergency generator power, raised-floor space, environmental controls, fire-suppression systems and physical security that all Globix hosting customers receive, but now also includes 30-day free IP and bandwidth monitoring. It also includes connectivity to the high-performance Globix backbone network, which operates at far less than full network capacity in order to ensure minimum latency and congestion.
“Globix is doing all it can during these turbulent times to facilitate customers’ migration into a secure hosting environment. We are providing a hassle-free, ready-set, complex hosting environment so that companies can experience a virtually seamless transition to an industry-leading Globix Data Center. Their downtime would be minimal if at all, and customers will not a need to purchase expensive duplicate equipment or services,” said Peter L. Herzig, Globix CEO.
“Globix has focused on developing state-of-the-art data centers in leading markets such as New York and London,” Mr. Herzig continued. “We have followed a conservative financial plan, giving our clients visibility into our financial future that is now a competitive advantage for Globix. The bottom line is that Globix is well-positioned to offer customers a quick and easy transition to the industry’s best network and hosting facilities, as well as to a sound company.”
Globix is a leading provider of advanced Internet hosting, network and applications solutions for business. Globix delivers services via its secure state-of-the-art Internet DATA Centers, its high-performance global backbone and content delivery network, and its world-class technical professionals. Globix provides businesses with cutting-edge Internet resources and the ability to deploy, manage and scale mission-critical Internet operations for optimum performance and cost efficiency.