Jun, 2002 : Tier 1 Releases Mass Market Hosting Report

📅 - Internet Infrastructure software and services industry research and consulting firm Tier 1 Research (tier1research.com) announced on Friday that it has released an in-depth analysis and forecast report for the shared and low-end dedicated Web hosting market, entitled Mass Market Hosting.

Co-Authored by Tier 1 Research founder and president Andrew Schroepfer and vice president of research and development Joshua Beil, the 44-page report combines interviews with industry leaders and survey data and makes use of the broader analysis found in Tier 1's Internet Infrastructure Bible v2.0.
Divided into three sections, the report separately covers market overview and industry trends, market forcast and market share and vendor profiles.
Among the report's key findings are a projected 11 percent increase in mass market revenues to $3.4 billion, led by Verio, Interland and XO with the top 10 providers sharing almost 20 percent of the market; the breakdown of mass market hosting revenue, with 76 percent from shared hosting, 11 percent from low-end dedicated hosting and 12 percent from domain name registration; a total of more than 90,000 servers currently hosting sites in the mass market sector, led by Interland, Rackspace and Verio; and a predicted growth in the number of entities using mass market hosting services of 23 percent, to nearly 13 million.
"Our research should be an excellent aid to companies looking to understand their position in this fragmented market as well as those companies and investors looking to participate in the ongoing consolidation of the sector," says Lead-Author Joshua Beil. "Our latest report, Mass Market Hosting, coupled with our online competitive intranet service, offers a superior perspective on this important segment of the hosting market."
38 companies are detailed in the report, which is priced at $1,500 and available immediately.

Reads: 1838 | Category: General | Source: TheWHIR : Web Host Industry Reviews

Want to add a website news or press release ? Just do it, it's free! Use add web hosting news!

Other news

dotster.com logo📅 - Dotster Launches Domain Protection Services - Domain name registrar Dotster Inc. (Dotster.com 👉 Total Reviews: 40
🙌 Average Rating: 2 / 10
👍 Good Reviews: 5
👎 Bad Reviews: 35
👈 Official Responses: 0
) announced on Wednesday that it has launched two new services, TransferLock and NameSafe, designed to help customers protect their domain names. Both services, says Dotster, enhance the security of a domain name by requiring authorization from its owner before critical functions can be performed. TransferLock is a free service that allows users to place domain names on lock with the global registry in order to prevent unauthorized transfers from Dotster. Locked domains can not be transferred unless the owner first unlocks it from within their account. For $10 per year, the NameSafe service ...
📅 - Cable & Wireless Connects CDN with Tiscali - Global telecommunications group Cable & Wireless (cw.com) announced on Wednesday that it has formed an agreement with Tiscali International Network (tiscali.net), the carrier arm of European Internet company Tiscali, to connect its content delivery network into Tiscali's pan-European network. The agreement, says Cable & Wireless, will significantly extend the pan-European penetration of Cable & Wireless's content delivery services, supplementing the coverage of its own IP network through a reliable high-speed connection to Tiscali's customer base of 7.4 million active users. C&W will place CDN server clusters at Tiscali's POPs in 14 countries across ...
📅 - Avaya Provides Network Services to World Cup - Communications systems provider Avaya Inc. (avaya.com), announced that its converged voice and data communications network, which is powering the operations for the 2002 FIFA World Cup, has carried nearly four terabytes of data in the first 14 days of the event. A terabyte is a measure of computer storage capacity, and represents a thousand billion bytes (1,000 gigabytes). Avaya said its network, which FIFA uses to handle mission-critical functions - such as stadium operations, logistics management for the 32 teams, media relations including provision of match statistics and information on players, and materials inventory among more than 15 other functions and ...
📅 - Inflow, ISS Team to Enhance Customer Security - Managed Web hosting and IT services provider Inflow Inc. (inflow.com) announced on Monday that it would roll out new security service offerings in conjunction with Atlanta-based threat protection solution provider Internet Security Systems, Inc. (iss.net). Inflow says the new offerings include managed intrusion protection for networks and servers, remote scanning service and managed antivirus service, all designed for companies that lack the capabilities to provide constant protection in-house. "Our customers are demanding increased security and rightfully want to know their critical data is protected from intruders," says Art Zeile, chief executive ...
📅 - IBM Launches Medium Business Management Service - Global service provider IBM (IBM.com) announced on Monday that it has introduced the "Manage It for Me" program, a suite of service offerings and financing designed to enable customers with fewer than 1,000 employees to outsource their computer operations to IBM Global Services. The set of 20 new services, says IBM, are designed to allow medium-sized businesses to budget computer costs and take advantage of the latest security, hosting and management services from IBM. "Over the past decade, IBM Global Services has grown to become the world's leading IT services company and the top consultant firm," says Ralph Martino, vice president of strategy and ...
📅 - KPNQwest Can't Guarantee Network Continuity - Trustees of the bankrupt Dutch communications network operator KPNQwest NV (kpnqwest.com) said on Friday that they couldn?t guarantee the continuity of its network following a court's rejection of the company's demand that banks release funds paid by customers. At last report, the company's network was to have remained online until the end of the month, but pieces may now be shut down sooner. The company is reportedly instructing employees not to appear at work to avoid incurring costs. The company says its network may not be shut down all at once, as the process is complicated. Trustees for KPNQwest had demanded that banks, including ...