Atlanta, Georgia – (The Hosting News) – June 26, 2007 – Application hosting service provider of solutions to the broadband ISP Industry, TULIX Systems, has reported that the Ben Lomand Telephone Co-Op web traffic, has increased by 357%, as the firm welcomes the McMinnville, Tennessee-based company to its community roster of customers.
In May, Ben Lomand will be officially rolling out TULIX’s COMMUNITY under the branded title of Ben Lomand Web Community. With the new features, Ben Lomand’s (www.blomand.net) customers can upload, manage and stream their music, video and movie files directly from the web. In addition, customers ‘on the go’ can convert their favorite movies and download them to their Video iPod and Sony PlayStation Portable. Members can also activate and use other popular multimedia features, communication tools, a blog/web site creator and a community builder that provides e-commerce capabilities.
In the 9 months after TULIX redesigned the Ben Lomand website and began offering the Ben Lomand Web Community, the percent of Internet users visiting Ben Lomand’s site has increased 357%, according to Alexa Web Information Service (www.alexa.com). The Alexa search engine, developed by Amazon.com, features a unique Traffic Rank service that has become the de- facto standard for determining a web site’s traffic volume. Traffic Rank is based on three months of aggregated historical traffic data from millions of Alexa Toolbar users and is a combined measure of page views and users (reach).
George Bokuchava, CEO of TULIX remarked, ”TULIX is taking the lead in providing Internet Service Providers popular web services that aid in customer acquisition and retention efforts. We are excited to offer the functionality of COMMUNITY 4.0 to Ben Lomand. Our product will enable Ben Lomand to overcome many of the challenges and capitalize on the opportunities particular to the rural telecommunications industry.”
Karen Wilson, Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator for Ben Lomand offered, ”Ben Lomand is proud to release our new website with the web community. We wanted to upgrade our site for a long time and when we found this product, we knew it was what were looking for. One of our favorite features is the web community which gives a variety of features such as photo sharing, storage, MP3 play lists and much more. We know our customers are using these technologies and we wanted to offer these services in one convenient forum. The cost is very reasonable and we feel that our customers are going to be as excited as we are when they check it out.”
Ben Lomand, originating in Warren County, TN in 1952, has expanded its Rural Telephone Cooperative to service Grundy, Putnam, Van Buren, and White counties in TN. It has developed into one of the largest telephone Cooperatives in the nation.
TULIX Systems, Inc. International Corporation, is focused on developing web-based solutions that meet the needs and maximize the performance of businesses. As an Application Service Provider and Internet firm, TULIX has been delivering applications and hosting services since 1994. Located in Atlanta’s Buckhead financial district, the company’s worldwide headquarters include a private secure network operations center, call center and data center.
For more information, pleasse visit: www.tulix.com.