Unify Selects Globix to Help Launch New Product
NEW YORK – October 5, 1999
Globix Corporation (NASDAQ: GBIX), today announced that Unify Corporation (NASDAQ: UNFY) has contracted Globix to provide Co-Location for the Unify eWave Engine download site (www.ewavecommerce.com), at Globix Corporation’s new Internet Data Center in Santa Clara, California. Additionally, Globix and Unify are exploring strategic partnership opportunities for the purpose of providing Internet and e-commerce solutions.
Unify eWave Engine is a high-performance Java application server that powers high-performance e-commerce applications and Web portal sites. The free download of Unify eWave Engine is available from eWaveCommerce.com, Unify’s eWave product Web site.
Connected to the Globix redundant, fiber-optic network, the state-of-the-art Globix Internet Data Center offers a specially designed environment for co-locating and hosting servers. By housing its servers at Globix, Unify can provide a way for people to download the latest versions of Unify eWave Engine quickly, reliably and securely – even during peak business hours or under emergency situations, such as power outages.
‘Making Unify eWave Engine available for free over the Internet allows potential customers to build and test their Internet application before they buy,’ said John Davis, vice president of business development for Unify Corporation. ‘Globix offers the bandwidth and fault-tolerance we need to provide the maximum availability and uptime for reaching new customers.’
Marc H. Bell, President and CEO of Globix Corporation said, ‘For companies like Unify to entrust us with their high- traffic application servers shows that even leading Silicon Valley companies see the value and peace of mind in outsourcing their Internet infrastructure needs to Globix. With our state-of-the-art Internet Data Centers online in Santa Clara, CA, London, UK, and New York City, Globix is opening up new worlds of opportunity for businesses within minutes from their doors.’
Unify Unify Corporation is a leading provider of Internet application server solutions that enable businesses to deliver their Internet and e-commerce applications quickly and cost effectively. Unify’s professional services organization provides a full range of services to help customers successfully deliver their application initiatives. Unify’s product line includes the Unify VISION, Unify eWave, Unify
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.