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DNSO Names Council Whois Survey to Close Tomorrow - Aug 13, 2001 - Marina del Rey, California,
USA (13 August 2001) The period for responses to the ICANN Domain Name
Supporting Organization (DNSO) survey on the Internet domain-name system's
Whois system closes tomorrow, 14 August 2001. The Whois system provides
public information about registrations of domain names. The online survey,
which was originally posted on 10 June 2001, seeks information from ...
WebtrialZ Finds New Home in Fastnet's Data Center - Aug 10, 2001 - Fastnet Corporation (, a leading business Internet solutions, web hosting and co-location provider, announced yesterday that they will be providing co-location services for WebtrialZ (, a service of APT Information Technology Consultants (

WebtrialZ is an all-in-one service for the pharmaceutical industry, that
allows customers to run clinical applications and store clinical data from
local and Internet sources in one central, ...
Public Web Hosts - The Week in Review - Aug 10, 2001 - The Nasdaq was again mired in negative territory late Friday afternoon, poised to cap off a week spent mostly in the red with yet another loss.

The tech-heavy index dipped well below 2,000 on Wednesday, and was still stuck in the 1950 range by late Friday.

Analysts and investors placed most of the blame on recent sell-offs in the software sector and upcoming earnings reports.

Primus Telecommunications joined the earnings parade when they reported their Q2 results ...
Market Opportunities Revealed At VPN And IP Service Conference - Aug 10, 2001 - VPNs are becoming another industry standard tool in the corporate communications arsenal, and organizations need practical knowledge and practical guidelines in order to implement business strategies for VPNs.

The tactics that have proven successful will be explained at the VPN and IP
Services Conference and Exhibition, hosted by Frost & Sullivan (,
an international strategic marketing consulting and training company.

This important conference is held only ... logoSonus and Level 3 Announce IP Voice Infrastructure Agreement - Aug 10, 2001 - Sonus Networks (, a leading provider of voice infrastructure products, yesterday announced that Level 3 Communications, Inc. ( has signed an agreement to purchase network architecture systems designed to support Level 3's wholesale IP voice service.

Under the terms of the multi-year agreement, Level 3 plans to deploy a range
of Sonus' voice infrastructure solutions, including the GSX9000 Open
Services Switch, the PSX6000 SoftSwitch and the SGX2000 SS7 ...
qwest.comQwest Partners With Scientific Community to Launch Powerful Research Network - Aug 10, 2001 - Qwest Communications International Inc. ( Total Reviews: 1
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leading broadband communications company, today announced that it will
partner with four U.S. research institutions to build the world's most
powerful network to support the National Science Foundation's (
Distributed Terascale Facility (DTF) program.

The four research centers are the National Center for Supercomputing
Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; the
San Diego ...
Primus Reports Q2 Financial Results - Aug 10, 2001 - Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated
(, a global facilities-based total service provider offering an integrated portfolio of voice, data, Internet, and Web hosting services, today announced results for the second quarter of 2001.

"Primus has made substantial progress on all three elements of its strategy
to become financially self-sustaining by growing EBITDA, reducing debt and
raising funds," said K. Paul Singh, chairman and CEO of Primus in ...
New Ericom Software Enables Multi-Platform Data Access - Aug 10, 2001 - Ericom Software, Inc. (, today announced the
release of its newest e-business product, PowerTerm WebConnect v.3.2, that
enables rapid Web-based access to a variety of corporate data, even if the
data resides on different platforms and requires activation of different

In a single session using a single login, Ericom says users can now
simultaneously access multiple applications across a wide range of legacy
host systems, without worrying about ...
HSGT Outsources E-Com Operations to Digital River - Aug 10, 2001 - Digital River, Inc. (, a leading global e-commerce outsource provider, today announced that it is building, managing and hosting e-commerce operations for Hitachi Software Global Technology (, a leading developer of imaging and raster-to-vector conversion software for Computer aided design and geographic information systems.

As part of the agreement, Digital River is providing transaction management,
digital product fulfilment and 24x7 customer ... logoHostpro Launches Hosted Software Security Services for SMBs - Aug 10, 2001 - HostPro, Inc. (, the Web hosting subsidiary of Micron Electronics, Inc., now offers hosted software
security services to combat the proliferation of information security
breaches confronting businesses.

Nearly 85 percent of businesses have reported security breaches, with 70
percent of unauthorized attacks through Internet connections. HostPro's
hosted software security services - based on Internet Security
Systems'( RealSecure technology - ...