(The Hosting News) – The Planet, the global leader in IT hosting, today announced its participation in the expo at Interop, the leading conference for business technology. During the expo, the company will showcase its IT management, hosting and cloud solutions, as well as continue its popular Server Challenge, which tasks conference attendees to post the fastest time in correctly rebuilding a server. The expo at Interop is scheduled for April 27-29, 2010, at Mandalay Bay Convention Center.
The winner of The Planet Server Challenge will receive an Asus Eee PC netbook. The company has run the competition both at South by Southwest and ad:tech San Francisco this year, with more than 150 participants and rebuild times as low as 30 seconds. For video footage of the most recent challenge, visit: http://blog.theplanet.com/2010/04/20/adtech-server-challenge/.
The company will also give away a Flip digital video recorder during the show. Interop attendees must submit their business card to win.
For more information on The Planet at Interop, 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.