SOURCE: TELEHOUSE America

TELEHOUSE America

October 28, 2009 07:30 ET

TELEHOUSE America Partners With Akibia to Offer Its Customers High-Availability Data Center Support

New Service Is Just One of TELEHOUSE America's Manage-E Solutions to Be Featured at Its 'Breakfast on Broadway' Event in New York

STATEN ISLAND, NY--(Marketwire - October 28, 2009) - TELEHOUSE America (www.telehouse.com), the United States' leading provider of dedicated data centers, international Internet exchanges, and managed IT services, along with Akibia, a leading provider of consulting, integration and support for data center, network and security solutions, announce their partnership to offer TELEHOUSE America customers 24/7 high-availability systems' support for their mission-critical data center needs.

With Akibia, customers of TELEHOUSE America gain access to a 24/7 leading provider of hardware maintenance and operating system support. Akibia offers custom SLAs that cover the leading hardware and software brands including SUN, HP, IBM, Dell, EMC and others, IT best-in-class logistics and expert field engineering and education services. Akibia's multivendor systems maintenance services provide a single point of contact for all network, security and data center support needs. In addition, the company also offers data center relocation services, guaranteeing minimal downtime while optimizing companies' data center footprints.

TELEHOUSE America continues to leverage best-of-breed partners, such as Akibia, to provide Total Solutions to the global communications marketplace. "Akibia's complete data center support services, as well as our consulting, implementation and support on critical network and security solutions is an ideal fit for TELEHOUSE and its customers," comments Robert Klotz, Vice President of Technology at Akibia. "Our partnership allows TELEHOUSE to enhance its already robust service offering, providing customers with maximum network uptime, data integrity and greater customer satisfaction."

"Our vision is to provide the industry, housed within our datacenters and beyond, complete end-to-end managed solutions, which we call Manage-E," continues Vincent Corley, Sr. Marketing Manager for TELEHOUSE America. "The November 19th 'Breakfast on Broadway' event at 25 Broadway will clearly communicate multiple components of our managed services portfolio, which continually emphasizes turn-key solutions to aid companies in building solid business planning and practices."

The 'Breakfast on Broadway' event will be held from 8:30am - 11:00am on November 19th at 25 Broadway in New York City. TELEHOUSE will discuss its Manage-E solutions, providing comprehensive IT Infrastructure and Systems Management. Akibia will discuss its full life-cycle services, ranging from implementation to on-going system support. TAMP Systems, one of the few companies worldwide with Certified Business Continuity Vendor (CBCV) certification from the Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRI), the world-wide leader for education and certifications in Business Continuity Management (BCM), will discuss several areas of business continuity and disaster recovery planning.

The 'Breakfast on Broadway' event is free to attend, however there is limited space. To register, please visit: http://www.rsvpbook.com/event.php?431232 or email Vincent Corley at corley@telehouse.com.

About Akibia, Inc.

Akibia provides innovative IT solutions that enable leading companies worldwide to optimize, secure, manage and support their mission-critical infrastructure. As an independent advisor, Akibia partners with its customers to deliver solutions that improve the availability and performance of their data center and security infrastructure. Combining expert consulting, integration and support services with world-class customer service, Akibia helps IT organizations maximize the value of their existing infrastructure, while mitigating risk and reducing complexity. Founded as Polaris Service in 1988 and headquartered in Massachusetts, Akibia is an independent services company with offices throughout the United States and Europe. Contact Akibia at 1-866-4-AKIBIA or www.Akibia.com

About TELEHOUSE America

TELEHOUSE America is the US's leading provider of dedicated data centers, colocation facilities, international Internet exchanges, managed IT services and disaster recovery solutions.

A stable and trusted pioneer of carrier-neutral data center services, they provide secure, power-protected environments, where clients house and operate their telecommunications and network resources. Companies from a wide range of industries locate their mission critical equipment at TELEHOUSE's colocation "meet-me-centers" in New York and California; taking advantage of the potential business opportunities that exist from other TELEHOUSE customers. Among the many benefits of colocating with TELEHOUSE is the ability to connect to state-of-the-art peering exchanges in New York (NYIIX) and Los Angeles (LAIIX). Through Manage-E (http://www.Manage-E.com), TELEHOUSE provides a comprehensive suite of solutions -- from help desk and hardware support to managed IT infrastructure, security and compliance services -- all delivered by expert consulting and operations teams on a global scale and from one point-of-contact. Additionally, the global availability of TELEHOUSE-branded data centers in 17 cities throughout Asia, North America and Europe delivers continuous, cost-effective operation of network-dependent, IT infrastructure to businesses around the world. Please visit http://www.Telehouse.com, or contact us at sales@Telehouse.com.

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