Globix Internet Solutions Brings YellowPages.com to the Web
NEW YORK – February 7, 2000
Globix Corporation (NASDAQ:GBIX), a leading business Internet and streaming media solutions company, today announced that YellowPages.comis co-locating its mission-critical Web servers in the Globix Santa Clara SuperPOP.
YellowPages.Com is a leading nationwide business directory and online shopping site for home and business users. The site provides more than 16 million business listings plus time and money saving features such as maps, video and audio, electronic coupons, rewards programs, and product information. YellowPages.Com serves as a true one-stop shopping site for finding products and services – both online and off.
Globix is providing YellowPages.Com with Co-Location of its Internet servers and applications, along with access to the Globix fault-tolerant, fiber-optic network. From its state-of-the-art Internet Data Center, Globix offers the next generation of fault-tolerant environments for co-locating and hosting servers, featuring n+1 redundant power, cooling and fiber connections. By housing its servers at Globix, YellowPages.Com has ensured round-the-clock availability of its high-profile Web site. And, as a customer of Globix, YellowPages.Com has access to the full suite of application services that Globix offers its customers, such as Streaming Media solutions.
‘We set out to build a one-stop online destination for consumers to get the information they need,’ said Gary Wright, President and CEO for YellowPages.Com. ‘We needed more than a hosting provider. We needed a one-stop Internet solutions company and Globix was the only game in town.’
Marc H. Bell, President and CEO of Globix Corporation said, ‘When a company chooses to outsource its super-critical Web presence, it must ensure it’s getting the value it deserves. Coming to Globix gives our customers the freedom to grow their business with our services and infrastructure. With a name like YellowPages.Com you can’t afford not to have available what Globix provides and that’s top notch facilities, network and application services.’
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.