Digial Recording Giant Migrates All Web Hosting To C I Host
For Immediate Release
DALLAS/EWORLDWIRE/June 14, 2004 — C I Host, a global leader in Web hosting and Internet infrastructure, today announced it has been selected to host the site of recordable blank media and consumer electronics giant Memorex, after several months of negotiations.
Christopher Faulkner, CEO of C I Host, said, “Memorex’s business model is worldwide in scope, and they offer so much more than blank CDs or recordable DVDs. Their Web site is extremely crucial on two fronts – processing Internet sales for a wide clientele and educating the public about the variety of products.”
Memorex now produces and markets products ranging from batteries to mini-discs, computer mice and every imaginable computer accessory with its Modz line. Memorex’s recordable media can be found at the nation’s top retailers, including Best Buy, Circuit City, CompUSA, Kmart, Office Depot, OfficeMax, RadioShack, Staples, Walgreens and Wal-Mart.
C I Host was selected to host memorex.com because of their reliability and ability to handle huge amounts of commerce securely and efficiently.
C I Host now hosts Memorex’s entire, worldwide Internet business, encompassing its presence in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia and South America.
About C I Host
C I Host (www.cihost.com), based in the Dallas/Fort Worth market, is a Web hosting and Internet solutions provider, domain name registrar (DNR) and application service provider (ASP) serving 210,000 individual consumers and businesses in 182 countries worldwide.
C I Host creates business-class Web hosting solutions for the small- and medium-enterprise (SME) market, with the broadest portfolio of managed hosting and value-added services in the industry. C I Host is accredited by ICANN to register domain names.
C I Host is HIPAA-compliant and has passed the SAS70 audit.
C I Host has been ranked #1 in speed by the Adoloma Web Hosting Guide. C I Host has been consistently ranked among the Top 5 Web hosting companies out of 16,000 around the globe by c|net’s Ultimate Web Host List, HostPulse, WebHostsOnline.com and HostChart.com. C I Host was named among the Top 25 Web hosting companies by HostIndex.com.
C I Host offers turn-key services ranging from initial domain name registration to custom dedicated servers for e-commerce on today’s Web. The company offers innovative packages and services to the Internet community.
C I Host operates three diverse data centers across the United States, with its main facility and Network Operations Center in Bedford, Texas. C I Host also has offices in Los Angeles, Chicago and London.
All telco-grade, tier-1 data centers are wholly owned and operated by C I Host and consist of redundant diesel generator backups and a temperature-controlled secure environment with fully redundant UPS capability. All server hardware is fully tested and configured for optimal performance. Daily Web server backups and full fire protection guard against any data loss. To deliver speed and reliability, C I Host’s servers are connected to two OC-12 fiber connections, five DS-3 and two OC-3 lines from five diverse Internet backbones for a total of more than 2.6 Gigabits of available bandwidth.