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NEW YORK — August 7, 2000 — Globix Corporation (NASDAQ: GBIX), a leader in advanced Internet Data Center services, high-speed access, and streaming media solutions for businesses, today announced that it was co-locating the servers for the Web site at the Globix SuperPOP Internet Data Center in New York. Globix is also streaming Armani events and runway shows over the Internet, a key component of the multimedia Armani site.

Launched July 10, is an umbrella for five Web sites tailored to represent the five Armani lifestyle brands. The site incorporates sleek, innovative and intuitive design that reflects the attitude and spirit of the Armani lifestyle brands. Streaming media, flash technology, original music and the imagery of Armani fashion provide a rich and entertaining audio-visual experience and enable users to explore and interact with the complete world of Armani in a comprehensive fashion.

“Internet retailing is having a significant influence on the way people shop today, and as a luxury fashion house with a pulse on the latest fashions, Giorgio Armani sees that,” said Marc H. Bell, chairman and CEO of Globix. “The Armani Web site is taking full advantage of today’s multimedia Web technologies, such as streaming media, to give its shoppers a unique and more rewarding experience online. We’re proud that the Armani Group chose Globix for Internet services.”

“The selection of an Internet services company with a strong, international network backbone and the ability to grow as the site grows is a critical component of the site’s success. We needed a strong foundation to build on,” said Robert Triefus, executive vice president of worldwide communications at Giorgio Armani. “Globix is a leader in high-quality streaming media, a key component of our Web site. Choosing Globix meant that we could fulfill all of our Internet requirements under one roof.”

About The Armani Group
The Armani Group is one of the leading fashion and design groups in the world today with overall wholesale turnover of lire 2,680 billion in 1999. The group designs, manufactures and retails fashion products, including apparel, accessories, eyewear, watches, home interiors and fragrances and cosmetics, under a range of lifestyle brand names: Giorgio Armani, Armani Collezioni, Mani, Emporio Armani, Armani Jeans and A / X Armani Exchange. The group’s exclusive retail network currently comprises 55 Giorgio Armani stores, six Armani Collezioni stores, 129 Emporio Armani stores, 54 Armani Exchange stores, four Armani Jeans stores and two Armani Junior in 33 countries.

About Globix
Globix Corporation Corporation is a leading full service provider of sophisticated Internet solutions, including connectivity and advanced Internet services, for businesses in the United States and Europe. Through its high-speed, fault-tolerant, fiber-optic network and state-of-the-art Internet Data Centers in New York City, Santa Clara, CA and London, UK, Globix delivers superior reliability, security and performance to companies using the Internet to deploy mission-critical business strategies. Globix’s solutions include Co-Location, Hosting and Dedicated Access. The Globix Applications Services Group offers services such as Streaming Media, Electronic Commerce, Solutions Architecture and Internet Security.

This press release contains forward-looking statements. Actual results could differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Additional information concerning factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements is contained under the heading of Risk Factors listed from time to time in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Globix Corporation
Charles Strauzer
VP, Corporate Finance
[email protected]

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