Orlando, Florida – (via THE HOSTING NEWS) – September 7, 2005 – Vortech Incorporated,
a web hosting provider currently hosting over 120,000 domain names, has announced
that it has acquired Florida based RocketColo.net,
a co-location and dedicated server provider.
The buyout, which was finalized on Thursday, included the RocketColo.net network,
servers, and all other company assets. RocketColo.net is currently located in
the same datacenter as Vortech Inc, so the transition is expected to be extremely
Vortech Inc. owner Brad Pugh commented on the acquisition, ”We are hoping that by purchasing the assets of RocketColo, we will be
able to grow our network and increase our customer base.”
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Pugh says payment was made
up front for the company, and he plans to immediately make beneficial changes
for the company’s customers.
”All clients of RocketColo will enjoy additional connectivity at no additional
charge, as we are including them in our network,” said Pugh. Connectivity
to Progress Telcom, AT and T, Level(3), Sprint, and Cogent has been added.
In addition, customers of RocketColo.net will be offered an upgrade to 1000
GB of monthly bandwidth at no additional charge. No downtime is expected during
Vortech currently operates a cluster of 9 mail servers, 40 Windows servers,
20 FreeBSD Systems, 5 MySql, 8 MSsql servers.
For further information, please visit: www.vortechhosting.com.