(The Hosting News) – The Planet, the global leader in IT hosting, today announced its participation in PubCon South at Dallas, the premier search and social media conference and expo. Hosted by WebmasterWorld, the event is scheduled for April 14-15, 2010, at the Richardson Conference and Civic Center. During the expo, The Planet will showcase its hosting and cloud solutions optimized for webmasters, search engine marketers and business IT managers.
“This show brings together industry thought-leaders in Internet and search marketing, social media, and advertising to share best practices in supporting their Web-based businesses,” said Todd Mitchell, The Planet’s general manager for dedicated hosting and global services. “For this audience, a reliable IT platform is paramount to their success. They’ll hear firsthand about our solutions and our own customers, who choose The Planet based on the quality of our network and data centers.”
The Planet will return its popular Server Challenge to the expo, tasking conference attendees to post the fastest time in correctly rebuilding a server. To maximize social media access throughout the event, the company is also providing a live Twitter feed, which will be displayed in the conference lobby.
For more information on The Planet at PubCon South, visit http://www.theplanet.com/events.
About The Planet
The Planet is the leading provider of On Demand IT Infrastructure solutions, hosting more than 20,000 small- and medium-size businesses and 18.5 million Web sites worldwide. Customers have the power to choose from the broadest range of hosting solutions in the industry, from dedicated servers, Managed Dedicated Servers, Northstar Managed Hosting™ and data center colocation, all backed by 24x7x365 support. With the best choice of servers, software tools and world-class service, backed by state-of-the-art data centers and an enterprise-class network, The Planet turns IT into a powerful competitive advantage that enables customers to grow their businesses. For additional information, visit http://www.theplanet.com.