JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Colo5, LLC, a leading independent data center operator headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, announced it will provide comprehensive Colocation/Disaster Recovery services to Web.com.
"We are proud to become an important vendor for Web.com in such a critical part of their business," said Doug Recker, chief executive officer for Colo5. "Colo5 has customized over 3,000 square feet for Web.com's IT infrastructure in the Jacksonville data center. We have deployed a new technology, cold aisle containment, engineered specifically for Web.com which will reduce cost in cooling."
Recker said, "Going forward Colo5 has plans to introduce this technology into the new expansion markets. We have completed over $2 million in upgrades for the power and cooling systems in the Jacksonville data center for Web.com. These upgrades will allow us to extend more power and cooling throughout the facility for existing and new clients."
Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, Web.com (Nasdaq: WWWW) has nearly three million customers and is dedicated to helping small- and medium-sized businesses compete and succeed online. Having acquired Register.com in 2010 and Network Solutions in 2011, Web.com is now a global leader of domain name registration, complementing its core business of website design and online marketing services for SMB's. As a result, Web.com now offers a full suite of solutions that make it fast, easy and cost-effective to attract and convert new customers on the web, including domain registration services, website design and publishing, online marketing and advertising, search engine optimization, lead generation and e-commerce solutions for every stage of the business lifecycle.
"Web.com chose Jacksonville over seven other locations because it was the most cost effective," said Jane Landon, senior vice president and chief technology officer for Web.com. "As a company in growth mode, building a long-term relationship with a company like Colo5 that demonstrated flexibility and a willingness to adapt as our business needs change was extremely important to us."
Colo5 currently houses clients in industries such as retail, banking, managed services, and healthcare. Data centers such as Colo5 provide its customers the certainty of uptime and network stability by supplying redundant sources of power, bandwidth and cooling efficiently in a secure setting.
For more information about Colo5's available data center space or to take a tour contact Scott Larsen at (904) 394-9613 or [email protected].
About Colo5, LLC
Colo5 is a leading independent data center operator offering secure and hardened colocation and data recovery services to customers nationwide. With over 140,000 square feet of dedicated facilities, Colo5 provides state-of-the-art security, redundant power systems, and a robust fiber network optimized for performance and speed to a host of demanding customers. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, the company's core infrastructure is rated to withstand hurricane category five forces to ensure maximum reliability and peace of mind. Colo5's data centers are designed to accommodate the changing power density and cooling needs of the colocation market while maintaining consistently superior levels of customer service and support. For more information on Colo5's data center services, please visit http://www.colo5.com.
Web.com Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: WWWW) is a leading provider of online marketing for small- and medium-sized businesses (SMB's). Web.com meets the needs of SMB's anywhere along their lifecycle by offering a full range of online services and support, including domain name registration services, website design, logo design, search engine optimization, search engine marketing and local sales leads, email marketing, general contractor leads, franchise and homeowner association websites, shopping cart software, eCommerce website design and call center services. For more information on the company, please visit http://www.web.com.
CONTACT: Jessica Thomas at (904) 651-7976 or [email protected]
COMPANY CONTACT: Doug Recker at (904) 394-9611 or [email protected]
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