DreamHost Extends Hosting to East with RagingWire Data Center
Web hosting provider DreamHost announced on Tuesday it has contracted to become an anchor tenant in RagingWire Data Centers new Northern Virginia campus known as Bolt. move follows DreamHost deployment of Nicira’s network virtualization platform, which provides capabilities for software developers to create and deploy web scale apps or enterprises to create a research and development cloud.
The critical facility is engineered for 100 percent availability with 21 MW of highly available facility power, enabling DreamHost to extend and enhance its hosting and cloud services and to improve end to end network performance particularly for its East Coast and European customers.
DreamHost product portfolio includes shared hosting, virtual private servers, and dedicated servers, along with cloud storage and compute services in beta testing.
The web host internally engineered technologies can be configured for individual users and scaled to support complex web applications and e commerce sites.
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is expanding rapidly worldwide with our unique mix of smart and creative software development, flexible infrastructure, and passionate support for open source platforms and applications including Linux, OpenStack, WordPress and Ceph, said Simon Anderson, DreamHost CEO. chose RagingWire for our Virginia data center partner because they have cleverly innovated their power, cooling and physical infrastructure to deliver ultimate reliability for our web and cloud hosting network and servers. And the people at RagingWire are pretty cool as well! Northern California and Ashburn, Virginia data center facilities feature the most advanced and energy efficient infrastructure. The company recently secured $140 million in revolving credit facilities.
The colocation firm data centers are engineered, built, tested, and operated by in house data center experts and operators.
The combination of RagingWire people, process, and technology results in a service level agreement that guarantees 100 percent availability with no downtime even during maintenance windows.