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ICANN Meeting to be held in Stockholm, Sweden — 1-4 June 2001 - Apr 14, 2001 - 14 April 2001 (Marina del Rey, California,
USA) - ICANN's next round of meetings will be held 1-4 June 2001,
in Stockholm, Sweden. The meetings are free to attend, and open
to any interested person. ICANN encourages broad participation
in its bottom-up consensus-development process.

The pre-registration for attendees is available
by filling out the form at ...
Williams Communications extends service into Europe - Apr 12, 2001 - Williams Communications, a provider of broadband services for high-bandwidth customers, announced on Thursday that, as part of its ongoing strategy of global expansion, it will begin offering network services to Europe by the end of the second quarter of 2001.

According to the company, its capacity on the TAT-14 trans-Atlantic cable system will be ready for service by mid year. Williams Communications will be able to transport traffic from Europe to its US backbone network via ...
Hyundai chooses Interliant to manage new Web site - Apr 12, 2001 - Leading global application service provider Interliant Inc. ( announced on Wednesday that Hyundai Car (UK) Ltd., one of the UK's fastest growing car companies, has chosen Interliant to provide a managed, dedicated hosting solution for the car company's newly designed Web site.

According to the contract, Interliant will provide Hyundai's hosting solution, backed with 24x7 support, security and high availability, all operating from Interliant's UK data center. ... logo!Verisign chooses Internap for high performance connectivity - Apr 12, 2001 - Internap Network Services (, a leading intelligent routing services company, announced on Thursday that VeriSign Inc. ( had chosen Internap as a provider of high-performance Internet connectivity.

A leading provider of infrastructure services to Web sites, enterprises, e-commerce service providers and individuals, VeriSign's domain name, digital certificate and payment services provide the secure identity authentication that businesses need to ...
cnginternet.comAlways-On announces two new partnerships - Apr 12, 2001 - Always-On Inc. (, a leader in providing application services to small businesses, announced on Wednesday that it had added two broadband Internet service providers to its growing list of partners. The new companies involved with Always-On are CompuHelp Technologies Inc. (, based in New York City, and CNG Internet (, located in Newark, New Jersey. The new partners will jointly market Always-On's complete line of small business ASP services ...
Cable & Wireless IDC launches second data center in Osaka - Apr 11, 2001 - Cable & Wireless IDC ( announced today that the company had opened the Osaka Data Center 2 (Suita, Osaka, around 2,000 square meters) on April 9, 2001. This increased the total floor area of the data center to around 7,000 square meters.

The Osaka Data Center 2 was established as the fourth Japanese data center
to fulfill the emerging managed hosting needs in the Kansai area. This data
center is directly connected to the Cable & Wireless's ...
OpenNetwork Technologies and ClientSoft form strategic alliance - Apr 11, 2001 - OpenNetwork Technologies, a security infrastructure software developer announced on Tuesday that it had formed a strategic alliance with ClientSoft, a leading provider of legacy application integration solutions. Through the alliance, the companies will work to provide a secure interface with back-end legacy systems and archived data to e-businesses.

The new arrangement will make use of the secure architecture offered by OpenNetwork's DirectorySmart e-business platform, as ...
Bird On A Wire selects NetScreen for broadband security - Apr 11, 2001 - NetScreen Technologies (, a leading developer of ASIC-based Internet security systems and appliances, announced Bird On A Wire Networks (, one of Canada's premier provider of managed hosting services, has selected NetScreen's line of broadband Internet security appliances to secure its complete offering of managed hosting solutions.

This alliance enables Bird On A Wire to offer its customers integrated
detection system solutions combining ...
InFlow officially opens data center in Denver - Apr 11, 2001 - InFlow Inc. (, a leading provider of Internet Data Centers
(IDCs) and managed services, announced the official opening of its third IDC
in Denver. The 40,000 square foot IDC, now Inflow's largest facility, was
built to serve the growing e-commerce market in the Rocky Mountain Region.

"Customers choose Inflow because of the company's ability to consistently
deliver world-class customer service coupled with the highest performing,
scalable and reliable ... logo!Level 3 forms agreement with BellSouth on Inter-Carrier Rates - Apr 11, 2001 - Global communications and information services company Level 3 Communications, Inc. ( announced on Wednesday that it had come to an agreement with BellSouth Telecommunications Inc. ( that covers BellSouth's nine-state operating region. The deal establishes new rates for exchanging local and Internet service provider-bound traffic, and also resolves issues regarding points of connection.

Level 3 says the agreement is a positive step toward creating ...