July 25, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- As part of its nationwide IT services and data center network expansion, EarthLink, Inc., (NASDAQ: ELNK) a leading IT services and communications provider, today announced the opening of its newest data center on its next-generation cloud hosting platform, located at 50 NE 9th Street in
data center will enable the company to fulfill business demand for its highly-secure,
comprehensive IT solutions
Cloud Server Backup
and application solutions in
One of the first EarthLink customers in the new
data center is
pioneers in all-inclusive resorts, including Breezes, Rooms on the Beach and the Negril Villa. With an IT staff in
supporting a user base throughout the
, SuperClubs selected EarthLink for a comprehensive virtual
data center solution
and data center firewall security.
, SuperClubs IT Director, spoke about his company's decision to virtualize with EarthLink at EarthLink's complimentary 'Join the Cloud Evolution' seminar at the J.W. Marriott Marquis Hotel. The event showcased how services such as Cloud Hosting, Dedicated Exchange and Data Center Firewalls help businesses improve cost structures and mitigate risk. Industry experts from Cisco and NetApp joined SuperClubs as speakers at this informational event.
"We selected EarthLink because its team was creative and flexible in creating a customized, stable and cost-effective virtualization solution. With EarthLink as our partner, we are realizing our objectives of reducing data center costs, avoiding expensive hardware capital purchase and software licenses, and managing our security risk," said Cheng. "We look forward to bringing even more core applications to EarthLink's Cloud Hosting service in future. Outsourcing with EarthLink enables me to focus my IT team on delivering business-critical processes, while still keeping the right mix of expertise on staff."