(The Hosting News) – DDoS mitigation and protection provider Black Lotus on Wednesday announced its acquisition of the managed hosting division at 8×8, Inc.
The announcement was made by Black Lotus President Jeffrey Lyon in a company blog post.
“With this acquisition, Black Lotus has gained two new points of presence at Santa Clara, CA and Ashburn, VA. It is our plan to continue operating these sites and to extend the Black Lotus network nationwide. In doing so we will bring best in breed network infrastructure, additional capacity, and optional distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack protection. Additionally, we will grow our team, diversity of knowledge, and enhance our ability to serve you quickly and effectively,” Lyon stated.
Black Lotus currently operates its data center out of Los Angeles, California.