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March 01, 2011 12:00 ET

FusionStorm Delivers Expanded Services for Massively Multiplayer Online Gaming

Advancing the State of Hosting With Dedicated and Cloud Based Solutions for Massively Multiplayer Online Gaming (MMOG)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - March 1, 2011) - FusionStorm -- the leader in the massively multiplayer online gaming industry's (MMOG) hosting will participate in the Game Connection@GDC event, 8th edition, being held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, USA, from March 1-3, 2011. 

FusionStorm is the leader in MMO game hosting. It further strengthened its hosting services' offering by announcing the general availability of the IT Xpress Cloud. The new offering extends FusionStorm's existing IT Xpress hosted solutions being delivered to customers since 2005. With this introduction FusionStorm is expanding its presence in this market by serving MMOG providers whether they are ready for cloud or need cost-effective dedicated hosting.

FusionStorm will be in attendance at the Game Connection@GDC event, 8th edition, being held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, USA, from March 1-3, 2011, where its representatives will personally meet with game publishers and explain how its rich portfolio of hosting services helps them in reducing the time to revenue and reducing their risk with no capital purchase. Customers will also learn how FusionStorm's hosting services' ability to scale allow them to not only focus on developing titles in less time the but also to deliver the best response times and experience to their gaming players by leveraging our world class connectivity to the Internet.

According to FusionStorm CEO and Founder John Varel, "The IT Xpress and IT Xpress Cloud solutions represent a huge leap forward for our MMOG/online gaming customers as these give them flexibility and choices in the creation and scaling of their infrastructure that is easy to purchase, fast to deploy and grow and reduces risk. We help them focus on their business of developing and publishing game applications while we provide an optimal IT infrastructure suitable for delivering on their business goals."

Pricing for different usage models is available.

Availability

FusionStorm IT Xpress dedicated hosting is available today in both U.S. and European data centers. IT Xpress Cloud is available today hosted in FusionStorm's U.S. West (Las Vegas) data center, but will also be available in their U.S. East and European data centers in Q2 of this year. 

About FusionStorm

FusionStorm -- "IT Delivered" -- is a national provider of IT consulting, technology solutions and 24x7 cloud/managed services for enterprises of all sizes. The company assists organizations by providing complete solutions for system infrastructure, storage, networking, voice-over-IP communications, security, database, disaster recovery, managed hosting, cloud computing and managed services, both onsite and in FusionStorm data centers.

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