S3 Selects Globix to Provide Internet Solution
NEW YORK – March 7, 2000
Globix Corporation (NASDAQ:GBIX), a leading business Internet and Streaming Media solutions company, today announced that S3 Inc. (NASDAQ:SIII) has chosen Globix to host S3’s Internet presence (www.S3.com).S3 will locate its Internet servers at a Globix SuperPOP and will utilize Globix’s Fiber Optic backbone and network management services to give its customers round-the-clock access to S3’s online sales, technical support and informational services.
‘Application and professional services were a major concern of ours and drove our decision to focus on Globix for our co- location support,’ said Bernie Miller, Chief Informational Officer for S3 Incorporated. ‘Our staffing model requires us to depend on a number of outside services and Globix offers the best suite of services to support our requirements.’
‘S3 is an important addition to the Globix portfolio of customers,’ said Marc H. Bell, Chairman and CEO of Globix Corporation. ‘The recognition by the S3 team of the quality of our network and facilities, coupled with our ability to provide a full suite of application services, is one more validation that companies require more than just space for their Internet needs.’
S3 IncorporatedBuilding on the technology, distribution and brand strengths of its Communications, Multimedia and Professional Graphics divisions, S3 is committed to delivering targeted products for the Personal Computer and Consumer/Internet Appliance markets. Rounding out its PC silicon offerings, S3’s recent acquisition of Diamond Multimedia adds the Fire GL brand of professional graphics accelerators as well as consumer brands such as the Viper(TM) and Stealth(TM) series of graphics accelerators.
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.