Sole Canadian Hosted Data Center of 5 Global Finalists in “Green IT in the Data Center” Competition
CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA, Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008 – eNATION CORPORATION – the global electronic nation – experts at designing, building and operating global data centers to host mission critical operations, is proud to announce that it has been selected by Computerworld as a top 5 finalist in their “Green IT in the Data Center” awards category. The yet-to-be-announced top Honoree will be declared at Computerworld’s Green IT Symposium in National Harbor, MD, on September 18th, 2008.
“We continue to be grateful to members of our industry, for recognizing eNation Corporation as a leading Green data center company. Recognition is growing for the importance of maintaining excellence in computer hosting, while achieving world-class environmental conservation, as power needs continue to escalate” said Art Szabo, eNation’s co-Chief Executive Officer. “The finalist data center, Alexander Internet Technologies, designed, built, and operated by eNation Corporation, offers 25,000 sq. ft. of state-of-the-art high density computer infrastructure hosting for businesses requiring secure, on-net, 100% availability. Our broad technology expertise allows us to offer clients support ranging from hardware and network architectural design, to equipment acquisition and fully managed hosting services.” This approach makes eNation Corporation one of the most advanced and effective data center solution providers.
Program Judges evaluated and ranked the finalists in each category according to their substantiated Green IT solution attributes and achievements against a set of criteria such as:
• Strategic importance to the business.
• Positive impact on other business/organization units.
• Substantive customer impact (service, retention, acquisition).
• Provides a strategic advantage to the business/organization while anticipating and accommodating the deployment of future Green IT initiatives.
• Financial return and measurable payback (returns on investment, assets, resources) through created/protected revenue opportunities or cost savings.
• Addresses challenges of data, information and application security, etc.
At Computerworld’s Green IT Symposium, IT executives join thought leaders, key solution providers, and their peers for a visionary overview of infrastructure management promise. This event is focused on technologies and solutions. For information see www.greensymposium.com.
eNation Corporation™ – the global electronic nation – experts in designing, building and managing data centers. Our operations team designs, builds, and manages global data centers to host online operations. Failsafe switchovers between locations ensure 100% up-time regardless of local conditions, proactive load balancing to give your clients maximum speed, and state-of-the-art security mean you can concentrate on taking care of your business, not on running a computer server operation. www.enationcorp.com firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alexander First Nation is home to AIT’s world-class co-location server park. Located 20 minutes from downtown Edmonton, AIT offers the advantages of doing business in a major North American metropolitan market, in collaboration with a stable and progressive native community and its government – Chief and Council of Alexander First Nation. AIT has direct access to the extensive transportation and telecommunications services of the Edmonton, Alberta region – AIT thrives as the location where “i-space” meets “ibusiness-space” in a carrier neutral environment. For more information see www.alexanderinternet.com or email email@example.com