Canadian Web Hosting Deploys Juniper MX Series Routers to Complete Expansion of Network and Data Services Across Canada
Our latest press release is regarding our deployment of Juniper MX Series routers to increase network reliability and further accelerate our continued expansion of our CA Cloud network architecture across our current and future Canadian data centres for Canadian Web Hosting customers. You can view the full version on our website and check out the WHIR's version too.
Canadian Web Hosting, (http://www.canadianwebhosting.com/), a leading online web hosting provider in Canada, announced that it that it has acquired and deployed Juniper MX 3D routers with their Junos operating system to solidify their CA Cloud services and handle the rapid growth of their cloud services including a sharp increase of internet traffic usage. The initial deployment includes several data centres across Canada including Toronto, ON and Vancouver, BC. Canadian Web Hosting customers will now have access to advanced hosting services like Anycast routing, Disaster Recovery Services and geo-dispersed clustered hosting that allows customers to take advantage of the geographic benefits of hosting in Canada.
The decision to partner with Juniper was based on the capabilities of the high-performance MX series routers that are capable of handling different types of traffic and gives Canadian Web Hosting the ability to separate control of and forwarding functions that in turn provide maximum scale and intelligent service delivery for their customers.
Canadian Web Hosting's CTO, Kevin Liang states, "aligning ourselves with an industry leader like Juniper will help us diversify our network infrastructure and improve delivery Cloud and Web Hosting services that are highly reliable and support multi-point connectivity. Our goal is to give our customers the best network performance and overall reliability of any host in Canada, and with this deployment, we are boosting performance, decreasing latency and helping our customers compete over the near- and long-term."
"We want our CA Cloud and web hosting customers to have the best service and value in the industry. With these new MX series routers, we can now take something that was roadblock for our customers and turn it into a unique advantage for them by easily expanding our existing service offerings and integrating geographic flexibility. With services like automated failover and geo-dispersal, Anycast routing, and BGP networking customers can now utilize multiple points of connectivity without their data ever leaving. You get the best of the cloud, but keep it strictly Canadian," said Matt McKinney, Managing Director of Canadian Web Hosting.
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It's that time again to share some notifications to our customers that we are running some routine maintenance* at our Vancouver facility, and below are four upcoming maintenances to keep in mind:
Scheduled Electrical Maintenance: May 22-24
The window is: Tuesday, May 22nd to Thursday, May 24th, 08:00 PST to 16:00 PST, daily. This maintenance is required to perform the quarterly load readings and the annual infrared scans on all electrical panels. This maintenance is non service impacting.
Scheduled Electrical Maintenance: May 23-26
The window is: Wednesday, May 23rd to Saturday, May 26th, from 21:00 PST to 08:00 PST, daily. This maintenance is required to perform the UPS minor and quarterly battery preventative maintenance. This maintenance is non service impacting.
Scheduled AC Maintenance: May 28-June 1
The window is: Monday, May 28th to Friday, June 1st, 07:00 PST to 17:00 PST, daily. This maintenance is necessary to perform the quarterly AC preventative maintenance.
Scheduled Fire System Maintenance: May 30-June 2
The window is: Wednesday, May 30th to Saturday, June 2nd, from 07:00 PST to 23:59 PST, daily. This maintenance is required to perform the annual fire inspection and testing of all pre-action systems, including testing the alarm bells and flashing alert lights throughout the building.
Please be assured that our team and the appropriate electrical staff will be present for the entire duration of this maintenance window. If you are a current Canadian Web Hosting customer and have any comments or concerns, you may contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, by phone at 1-877-871-7888, by tweeting us at @cawebhosting or via our Facebook Page.
*You can always give yourself more excuses to take a break and go play more Diablo III (like half of our team members) while these maintenances are happening.Kevin Liang
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