MONTREAL, Jan. 24 /CNW Telbec/ - iWeb (TSX-V :IWB), a global provider
of Internet hosting services and IT infrastructure announces that, in
less than 3 months, has activated 1000 SMART Servers.
Launched in mid October 2010, Smart Servers represent iWeb's largest
innovation to-date. In only 3 months, the Smart Server has secured a
very important place in the company's portfolio of products. The
launching this new line of dedicated servers marked the first step in
the company's transformation into one of the most innovative
providers of automated hosting services.
Today, iWeb hosts approximately 15 000 dedicated servers in 4 data
centers in the Montreal area.
"The popularity of Smart Servers clearly demonstrates clients' need for
autonomy in managing their hosting infrastructure." asserts Martin
Leclair, Co-Founder and President of iWeb Technologies. "In barely 3
months, the Smart Server has become a product that is highly valued by
our customer. Delivering our 1000th Smart Server confirms that we
developed a really innovative and promising product." adds Éric
Chouinard, iWeb Co-Founder and CEO.
The Evolution of Smart Servers
Smart Servers were designed with evolution in mind. To underline this
milestone and to offer even more control to clients, iWeb has updated
its platform to allow users to reinstall their OS or their cPanel
configuration Control Panel on their own, directly from the
More new features and functions are scheduled for release over the next
few months, in particular, support of RAID Hardware, integration of
Intel's new line of iCore processors, the addition of R1Soft backup
solutions as well as new firewall functionalities.
For more details on Smart Servers, see iWeb's website:
The initial press release announcing the launch of Smart Servers can be
found here: http://blog.iweb.com/en/2010/10/dedicated-gets-smarter-with-iwebs-biggest-product-innovation-to-date/5663.html
iWeb provides Internet hosting services and IT infrastructure to nearly
24,000 customers in 150 countries. With its four data centers, iWeb's
total capacity has reached 34,000 dedicated servers, over 1,100
co-location cabinets and 77 Gigabits per second (Gbps) of Internet
connectivity, from 9 separate providers.
One of Canada's 100 fastest growing companies according to PROFIT
Magazine, iWeb now generates more than 60% of its revenues from
abroad. Founded in 1996 in Montreal, iWeb shares are traded on the TSX
Venture Exchange under the symbol "IWB".
SOURCE IWEB GROUP INC.
For further information:
Chief Financial Officer
iWeb Group Inc.
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