Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Our Network Gets Big Ratings

Netcraft is a prominent industry ranking service that monitors uptime of the world’s leading hosting providers. Since Netcraft began publishing monthly network performance ranking reports, Datapipe has earned 40 top five rankings. But 2010 has been an exceptional year for us. While Datapipe regularly places among the top 10, this is the first time our network has been ranked among the …

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Optimizing Managed Security Operations

Today’s digital economy means that just about every business and organization out there has to find a way to secure their IT assets to protect mission-critical data and meet some level of compliance regulations. Datapipe provides our clients with a range of security and compliance solutions that run on industry-leading technology services such as Tripwire Enterprise . As a result of implementing Tripwire’s continuous audit …

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Datapipe Wins Stevie Award In 8th Annual American Business Awards

Datapipe has been awarded the 2010 American Business Award for Customer Service in the Computer Services category.  Datapipe was recognized for its accomplishments on June 21st at the awards gala in New York City which benefitted Oceana’s efforts toward ocean conservation. “We come to work every day challenging ourselves to deliver the best customer service experience in the industry,” said Robb …

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Datapipe Sponsors 2010 WIRED Business Conference: Disruptive By Design

Today Datapipe announced sponsorship of the WIRED Business Conference: Disruptive by Design on Monday, June 14, 2010 in New York City. Industry leaders headline the agenda for this cutting edge event focused on bringing together the best in business transformation. “WIRED has put together an event that will deliver an exceptional experience for participants,” said Robb Allen. “It is important to be …

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Datapipe Named Finalist for Customer Service Award in 2010 American Business Awards

Datapipe announced today that we have been named a finalist in the Customer Service Department of the Year category in The 2010 American Business Awards. The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the USA are eligible to submit entries to The ABAs – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. The …

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Datapipe to Provide Managed Hosting for Startup 2010 Winner

Datapipe is sponsoring Startup 2010: The Mobile Revolution.  Startup 2010 is a one-day conference and business plan competition co-hosted by Silicon Alley Insider and New York University’s Stern School of Business. On May 20, 10 startups will compete for the grand prize which includes $5,000 in managed hosting services from Datapipe. “Building partnerships with exceptional service providers is critical in …

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Datapipe is an EPA Green Power Partner

Just one month after announcing that our New Jersey data centers will be 100% powered by renewable energy we can proudly say we are partners in the U.S.  Environmental Protection Agency’s (E.P.A.’s) Green Power Partnership. The purchase of nearly nine million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power annually, that now powers our Somerset-One facility, has qualified us for such an honor.  The data center became powered …

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Datapipe Adds NeXpose to Managed Security and Compliance Solution

Datapipe, announced today a contract with Rapid7® to utilize its Vulnerability Assessment solution NeXpose as part of its managed security services and PCI DSS compliance solution. NeXpose delivers an unrivaled breadth of unified vulnerability scanning and was ranked the highest possible rating of “strong-positive” in Gartner’s MarketScope for Vulnerability Assessment 2010. “Vulnerability Assessment is a critical component of our managed …

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New Jersey Data Centers 100% Powered by Renewable Energy

We can’t imagine many announcements more important than the one we made on March 24th, 2010.  Datapipe has implemented an aggressive sustainability strategy that results in the annual reduction of more than 8.5 million pounds of carbon emissions.  The electricity powering our Somerset, New Jersey data center, known as Somerset One, comes from 100% renewable resources.  The primary source of this …

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Dual Core vs. Dual Processor

server processor choices

The Mother(board) of all Battles! When considering server offerings, you’ll see a lot of reference to Dual this and Dual that… but what does it all mean?  Below summarizes what you need to know.  Let’s start with terminology. Dual Processors means there are 2 physical processors in the machine. Dual Core means there is 1 physical processor with 2 cores in …

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What’s in a Switch? Network Switches Explained

We often hear questions from customers about “What is a private switch?” and “How can it help my infrastructure?” I’d like to take a few minutes to cover the topic of network switches. This by no means covers all the options for switching solutions, but should serve as an entry point when planning your network infrastructure. What is a Dumb Switch? …

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Sometimes Vendor Supplied Tools Are Not Enough

You get a request to export a bunch of tables into a spreadsheet file. Sure there are ODBC connectors available for spreadsheets, but sometimes you don’t want to have to figure all that out. This is where the power and simplicty of scripting languages can really shine, especially those that treat data as lists. Sure the following code block seems …

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