Liquid Web | February 01, 2022
Liquid Web, the market leader in cloud hosting solutions for small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) doing business online, announced it has achieved VMware Cloud Verified status.
The Cloud Verified designation indicates that a provider offers the complete VMware-based software defined data center infrastructure delivered as a service. VMware Cloud Verified partner services enable customers to achieve unmatched levels of consistency, performance and interoperability for both traditional or containerized enterprise applications and the confidence that the service is based on the most advanced VMware cloud technologies.
Liquid Web is a leading provider of VMware cloud hosting for small and mid-sized businesses. We're focused on providing growing businesses with a cost-effective way to rapidly deploy cloud-hosted websites and applications while delivering the power of an enterprise solution at a price point that SMB's can afford and with the help they need. Earning VMware Cloud Verified status signals to our prospects and customers that we have the infrastructure and expertise they can rely on."
Carrie Wheeler, Liquid Web COO
"Partners that are VMware Cloud Verified provide organizations awwith complete and advanced VMware Cloud technologies, along with interoperability across clouds for greater advantage for their customers' businesses," said Jim Aluotto, senior director, Cloud Provider Business, Americas Region, VMware. "Cloud Verified services delivered by VMware Cloud Providers can provide the efficiency, agility, and reliability inherent in cloud computing. We look forward to supporting Liquid Web as it empowers organizations with a simple and flexible path to the cloud."
VMware's global network of more than 4,500 cloud providers leverage VMware's consistent cloud infrastructure to offer a wide array of services in over 120 countries, provide geographic and industry specialization, and help customers meet complex regulatory requirements.
About Liquid Web
Building on 25 years of success, our Liquid Web Family of Brands delivers software, solutions, and managed services for mission-critical sites, stores, and applications to SMBs and the designers, developers, and agencies who create for them. Liquid Web (Managed Hosting), Nexcess (Digital Commerce Cloud), and StellarWP (WordPress Software and Tools) have more than 500,000+ sites under management, have over 100,000 software subscribers, and 2 million+ free version software users. Collectively, the companies have assembled a world-class team of industry experts, provide unparalleled service from solution engineers available 24/7/365, and own and manage ten global data centers. As an industry leader in customer service, the rapidly expanding brand family has been recognized among INC. Magazine's 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies for twelve years.
InfoSec Global | April 16, 2021
InfoSec Global, the pioneer and industry leader in Cryptographic Agility Management solutions, has partnered with leading telecom equipment and service providers to make its AgileSec VPN capabilities accessible to customers and the global market through telecom operators.
Infosec Global, KAON Broadband, and Sentinel Holding AG have agile cryptographic VPN services on the telecom-grade QUANTUM Universal Platform, which is built on Open Source and industry standards. Sentinel Holding AG provides value-added facilities management software in the Consumer Premises Equipment (CPE) space, while KAON Broadband provides network technologies and services globally.
The joint offering provides trusted connectivity to users at work, at home, and on the go, regardless of the device, they are using. It enables telecom operators to use existing hardware to have a one-of-a-kind network encryption VPN solution on their CPE gateways, saving customers from having to purchase a separate protected VPN product.
Integrating the AgileSec VPN into the QUANTUM network allows for reliable communication and content sharing in only a few steps. The AgileSec VPN framework, which is part of InfoSec Global's Cryptographic Agility Management solution offering, resolves identified issues.
About KAON Broadband Co. Ltd
KAON Broadband is a global provider of broadband network technologies and services. Kaon's offerings include stand-alone managed Wi-Fi Access Point Routers, Wi-Fi Mesh Extenders, and Gateway devices that integrate Mesh-compatible Wi-Fi with DOCSIS, PON, and DSL access network technology and the QUANTUM solution. Kaon believes that enabling an onboard APP ecosystem is an important component of the changing business climate for Home Connectivity.
About Sentinel Holding AG
Sentinel Holding AG is dedicated to the development and promotion of Open Source platform standardization and value-added services ecosystem management solutions in the CPE space. They can scale these technologies for Tier 1 Telecom gateways, routers, and set-top box systems because of their close relationships with innovative security and embedded services companies.
ExpressVPN | June 27, 2022
ExpressVPN confirmed the withdrawal of its Indian-based VPN servers in light of the new VPN directives implemented.
“With a recent data law introduced in India requiring all VPN providers to store user information for at least five years, ExpressVPN has made the very straightforward decision to remove our Indian-based VPN servers. We refuse to ever put our users’ data at risk,"
Harold Li, vice President, ExpressVPN
“It is our policy to never allow logging, and we have also specifically designed our VPN servers to not be able to log, including by running in RAM. Data centers are unlikely to be able to accommodate this policy and our server architecture under this new regulation, and thus there is no path forward other than to no longer have physical VPN servers in India," he added.
He further stated, “As a company focused on protecting privacy and freedom of expression online, ExpressVPN will continue to fight to keep users connected to the open and free internet with privacy and security, no matter where they are located. This issue is new nor unique in the current geopolitical landscape, so we have been able to move quickly and adjust our infrastructure to maintain the integrity of our VPN services.”
ExpressVPN offers two virtual server locations in India for those who still want to connect to VPN sites in India: India (via Singapore) and India (via UK).