Houston, Texas – (The Hosting News) – April 18, 2007 – Privately held dedicated hosting company, The Planet, is offering a behind-the-scenes viewing of its facilities in Houston and Dallas, with the launch of a new online video, featuring a virtual tour narrated by The Planet’s Chairman and CEO Douglas J. Erwin.
Displaying the inner workings and sophistication of The Planet’s six enterprise-class data centers that house more than 45,000 servers, the video highlights the key systems in place in each data center to ensure 100 percent uninterrupted network and power service for customers, since uptime serves as the critical foundation for all hosting customers. The Planet delivers with redundant N+1 power supplies, premium Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems and redundant Network Operations Centers (NOC) in both Houston and Dallas.
Steve Kahan, Vice President of Marketing at The Planet explained, ”The Planet is changing all the rules when it comes to hosted on demand IT infrastructure. Our six data centers offer a high degree of reliability, scalability, security, systems availability and connectivity for more than 22,000 customers. Our recent survey reveals that our data center facilities and network quality are key decision factors for their selection of The Planet. This video tour provides a view into the core of the facilities that serve as the IT backbone powering more than 2.8 million web sites.”
Mr. Kahan added, ”Documenting the level of security, organization and processes in place, the video underscores The Planet’s commitment to maintaining well-managed facilities that ensure continuous uptime. Each data center is scrutinized from top-to-bottom, and we offer a level of redundancy that’s unparalleled. This video highlights the scope of our on demand IT infrastructure so that customers who have never had an opportunity to visit our facilities can actually see where their servers are housed and how well they’re maintained.”
The Planet is a leading provider of On Demand IT Infrastructure solutions, hosting more than 22,000 small- and medium-size businesses and 2.8 million web sites worldwide. By offering the best choice of servers, software tools and world-class support, backed by state-of-the-art facilities and the highest level of network connectivity, The Planet endeavors to turn information technology into a competitive advantage, enabling customers to grow businesses.
To learn more about the video, at the ”Take the Tour” area, please visit: www.theplanet.com.
For more information about The Planet, please visit: www.theplanet.com.