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Kindra Martone to Lead Colocation Sales at CenturyLink; David Meredith Comments

Kindra Martone, formerly senior vice president of global sales and marketing at IO Data Centers, has joined CenturyLink as global VP of colocation sales as the company continues its global data center colocation services expansion push. CenturyLink said Friday Martone will be responsible for directing the company’s international hosting and colocation market presence following its opening of a data center …

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Jeff Von Deylen: CenturyLink Aims to Expand Data Center Footprint With IO Tech Deal

CenturyLink Technology Solutions will use an IO software-defined data center infrastructure to extend its colocation and managed hosting services into the Phoenix market. The CenturyLink subsidiary aims to deliver up to 9 megawatts in data center capacity to Phoenix customers using IO’s Intelligence Control platform, IO said Wednesday. Jeff Von …

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Research Group Finds Equinix, Savvis at Top of Colocation Market Survey; John Dinsdale Comments

Synergy Research Group has released a new report on market performance of colocation providers in the U.S., Fierce Telecom reported Friday. Sean Buckley writes Equinix and CenturyLink‘s Savvis subsidiary are among the dominant players U.S. colocation market through continued surges in colocation and managed service earnings. Equinix generated $517 million …

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Iron Mountain, SOLABS Enter SaaS Hosting Deal; Mark Kidd Comments

Iron Mountain has been chosen by enterprise quality management technology provider SOLABS to provide colocation services for SOLABS’ cloud-based offering. Under a multi-year deal, Iron Mountain will host the SOLABS QM software-as-a-service platform for life sciences clients from an underground storage facility in Pennsylvania, Iron Mountain said Monday. The SOLABS cloud …

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NCR to Offer Managed Cloud Services for European Clients; Klaus Giljohann Comments

NCR Corp. has begun offering colocation, managed hosting and cloud computing services from its data centers in Germany and the Netherlands. The company aims to manage operating systems, databases and networks for European customers in the banking, telecommunications, retail and transportation industries, NCR said Aug. 28. Klaus Giljohann, NCR vice president …

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Savvis Selected for Insurer’s Cloud-Based Data Center Recovery Service; Marc Capri Comments

Savvis has been selected by a workers’ compensation insurer to provide data center services intended to help the organization recover data in the event of a system disruption. Patriot National Insurance Group chose the CenturyLink subsidiary for its offering that integrates colocation and cloud computing services, the insurance holding company …

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Level 3 Signs IP, Colocation Services Agreement; Tim Passingham Comments

Level 3 Communications has been selected by composites manufacturer Hexcel Corp. to deliver colocation and Internet Protocol network services to support Hexcel’s international operations. Hexcel produces structural materials for industrial and aerospace clients and wants increased network capacity to support its 5,000-person manufacturing and sales workforce across the globe, Level …

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Adil Attlassy Becomes IO SVP of Global Operations

Adil Attlassy, a 17-year colocation and telecommunications industry veteran, has been appointed senior vice president of global operations at software-defined data center developer IO. He will work in a Singapore-based office to direct international corporate affairs and will report to Chief Technology Officer Bill Slessman, IO said May 1. Attlassy will …

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