RocketCash Chooses Globix for Internet-Based E-commerce Solutions
NEW YORK – June 22, 1999
NEW YORK – June 22, 1999 – Globix Corporation (NASDAQ: GBIX) today announced that RocketCash Corporation (www.rocketcash.com) has signed a contract for Globix to provide a range of Internet solutions, including Co-location of their high-traffic Web site, at Globix Corporation’s new Internet Data Center in Santa Clara, California.
RocketCash is the first online gateway that enables Generation Y to shop and buy on the Internet in a free, parent-approved environment. With unique, patent-pending technology, RocketCash gives kids the freedom and independence to shop at the ‘coolest’ online merchants, while giving their parents the peace of mind that comes with security, control and the opportunity to teach financial responsibility.
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, RocketCash can ensure that its members will be able to shop and buy online quickly, reliably and securely – even during peak business hours or under emergency situations, such as power outages.
‘RocketCash is committed to servicing our customers in all aspects of the shopping experience, and availability and secure service are paramount,’ said Les Cheong, director of engineering for RocketCash Corporation. ‘Globix offers a very high-bandwidth, fault-tolerant and redundant solution for our E-commerce servers to guarantee maximum availability and uptime. They have shown their commitment to ensuring that the RocketCash Web site is continuously monitored and secure.’
Marc H. Bell, President and CEO of Globix Corporation said, ‘Globix has earned the trust of ground-breaking E-commerce companies like RocketCash by offering a comprehensive range of value-added products and services that is unparalleled. With new Internet Data Centers online in Santa Clara and New York, and another near completion in London, Globix will expand its data center space from 2,000 to 63,000 square feet. With our state-of-the-art facilities online, Globix is opening up new worlds of opportunity for businesses in their own backyards.’
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.