PEER 1 Network Enterprises, Inc.

PEER 1 Network Enterprises, Inc.

April 18, 2007 08:30 ET

PEER 1 Launches New IBM Tivoli Data Backup Solution

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - April 18, 2007) - PEER 1 Network Enterprises, Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PIX), a leading Internet infrastructure provider, today announced that it has completed the installation of the IBM Tivoli Storage Manager software, and is offering its managed dedicated hosting ( customers world-class enterprise data backup services.

The company's new Tivoli Data Backup solution is built on PEER 1's SAN technology, and gives their customers storage management efficiencies by reducing file recovery time and disk consumption. The solution also allows PEER 1 to manage thousands of servers at one time, regardless of their geographical location. This is especially beneficial to the company, which supports over 16,000 servers in 15 data centers across North America.

"PEER 1 is the ideal candidate for IBM's Tivoli Storage Manager software," said John Connor, IBM Market Manager for Tivoli Storage Manager. "IBM is committed to working with its clients to deliver the best possible innovative solutions to help address their individual goals. As we continue to work with PEER 1 we look forward to helping them satisfy their customers' storage management needs in the most strategic ways possible."

"IBM is well-known for its high quality, enterprise-level products. We selected Tivoli Storage Manager for our Backup Solution because it is the best technology available for our customers, who value security, disaster recovery and peace-of-mind," said Ted Smith, PEER 1's VP of Dedicated Hosting.

About PEER 1

PEER 1 is a leading Internet infrastructure provider delivering highly scalable hosting solutions to ensure a client's online presence is fast performing and available 100% of the time. Since its inception in 1999, the company has grown to include data centers and network points of presence in 17 major cities across North America and Europe, all connected by PEER 1's world class Internet network. PEER 1 serves a variety of small- and medium-sized businesses including emerging technology companies, hosting providers, online gaming providers, Internet phone (VoIP) companies, and professional services organizations. The company's headquarters are in Vancouver, Canada and the stock is traded on the TSX Venture exchange under the symbol PIX. For more information or

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