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Ron Yokubaitis received the Internet Infrastructure Coalition's (i2Coalition) first award for Internet Community Leadership at the Smarter Internet Forum in Philadelphia, PA today. Ron has been a leader in the Internet sphere since 1994 when he co-founded Texas.net in San Antonio, TX.
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Last Thursday, Houston area data center professionals assembled on the club level of the University of Houston's TDECU stadium for AFCOM's Houston chapter meeting to hear a panel of local data center experts discuss The Good, Bad and the Ugly: Best Practices for a Successful Colocation Move.
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Atlantic hurricane season is upon us. If hurricanes are a risk factor for your organization, it's time to review your company's disaster recovery plan, or DR plan. Strong winds and floods from hurricanes pose threats to business continuity, which is why Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 15-21) is ...
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Data Foundry CTO, Edward Henigin, participated as a panelist at the INCOMPAS telecommunications conference in Washington D.C. on April 12. The assembled panel of security experts sought to bring the industry’s attention to the anti-encryption debate that has sparked in Washington and around the country due to Apple’s refusal to unlock the iPhone encryption for …
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This year, Take Back Your Internet is all about backdoor encryption. Encryption has been a hot topic around the world, with a fierce debate taking place between the governments wanting backdoors into encrypted communications and the tech companies building this technology into products. Our panel will be addressing backdoor encryption, exploring why encryption is an …
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Due to the success of our DDoS service, we have expanded our offerings to make it easier to turn on DDoS protection with zero network changes or work for our colocation customers. With new DDoS tiers, customers can choose from low cost entry level protection to comprehensive customized DDoS attack service. For Data Foundry colocation customers, we are currently offering a FREE 30-Day Trial to test-drive the new offering and uncover what you don’t know is happening to your network. http://www.datafoundry.com/blog/enhanced-ddos-protection-now-available/
Enhanced DDoS protection options are available to mitigate DDoS attacks and uncover what is happening on customer networks. Contact Sales for a 30 Day trial of the new DDoS service.
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See how much more efficient data centers are compared to server rooms / server closets.
Environmentalist organizations often negatively target data centers because of their high energy usage. While it may be true that data center operators have a “responsibility and an opportunity to drive growth with renewable energy,” (Gary Cook, IT analyst at Greenpeace via The Atlantic) ...
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No downtime at our Texas 1 data center in spite of vehicle crash taking down a power line. The reason for this? True dual power feeds:

http://www.datafoundry.com/dual-power-feeds-prevent-data-center-downtime/
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One of the things that sets Data Foundry apart from its competitors is that its founders and stakeholders are fiercely advocating for digital privacy, open internet and data encryption. We also feel that it is our duty to be involved in local, state and federal policy-making when it comes to the ...
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As many are aware, the Houston, TX area has experienced severe flooding in the past 48 hours. Some parts of Harris County received over 16 inches of rain in a 12-hour period. To put it into perspective, the normal rainfall for the Houston area in April is just 3.3 inches. As multiple buildings and homes …
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Data Foundry wants to thank all of our customers, partners and local leaders who participated in the Grand Opening Celebration of Houston 2 Data Center. We were honored to have an impressive lineup of distinguished speakers, which included: US Olympian Carl Lewis, Representative Senfronia Thompson and Representative Sylvester Turner. 
 
 
Take a moment and enjoy reading our event blog that captures this spectacular event: http://www.datafoundry.com/blog/data-foundry-grand-opening-celebration-houston-2-data-center/#more-5711 
We hosted the Grand Opening Celebration of the premier Houston 2 Data Center and enjoyed a spectacular response from our customers, partners and local leaders.
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We are honored to have Rep. Senfronia Thompson as a distinguished guest speaker at the Houston 2 Grand Opening Celebration. Learn more about this upcoming event in North Houston: http://www.datafoundry.com/houston-2/grand-opening
Data Foundry is hosting a Grand Opening Celebration to showcase the opening of Houston’s premium data center, Houston 2. Event Details: October 8, 2015, 660 Greens Parkway, Houston, TX 77067 – More info contact: sales@datafoundry.com
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Founded in 1994, Data Foundry is a global provider of wholesale data center outsourcing, retail colocation, network services, Internet bandwidth, managed services and disaster recovery services. Data Foundry’s services are supported by experienced onsite engineers, technicians and support personnel 24/7/365. The company serves thousands of enterprise customers across a variety of industries including energy, technology, healthcare and financial services.
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a year ago
Data Foundry is amazing. Technical support is top notch and responds ULTRA qiuckly to issues. I rarely have to call, I just email support and a ticket number and details response are quickly received. If you want a Data Center provider that will give you a headache free experience, this is the place. The Texas 1 facility in Austin is exceptionally well built. Go down and take a tour, you'll be moving your servers over in no time.
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Kevin Vasconcellos
4 years ago
Top notch Data Center smack dab in the center of Americas safe zone when it comes to things like natural disasters that could cause serious problems for the average data center hosting your companies servers. But when I went on a tour of this facility a few weeks back I learned that unlike other data centers it was purpose built, from the ground up, to be a data center - meaning extra security for your servers if some freak storm or something did sweep through Austin.
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