Welcome to the July issue of our newsletter, Webair Connect. In this quarter’s issue, and in all issues going forward, you’ll notice we’ve adopted a new newsletter format which will provide you with quick insights into the latest Webair news, achievements and upcoming plans, services, data centers, team members, and even some of our more philanthropic activities. As you’ll read below, Q3 kicked off to a powerful start, and we look forward to continuing that momentum into the
second half of 2016 and beyond. Happy reading!

Sincerely,
Michael Orza, CEO


WEBAIR’S DISASTER RECOVERY-AS-A-SERVICE (DRAAS)

Did you know that Webair can replicate your entire IT environment to another facility in real time, providing you with recovery times as low as a few seconds? Webair’s Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) solution ensures that your applications, websites and infrastructure will remain operational, and is customized to work with any IT environment — no matter how complex. [Learn More]

   

PHYSICAL AND VIRTUAL MMRS IN NY1

Webair has completed the build of a new Meet-Me Room (MMR) and corresponding network fabric platform in its NY1 data center. The MMR enables Webair to enhance its direct, secure and fast connectivity to premier carrier hotels, leading cloud providers and global Internet exchanges, in addition to an expansive suite of fully managed infrastructure solutions deployed on-premises. [Learn More]

NY1 ACHIEVES OIX-2 CERTIFICATION

Webair’s NY1 facility was recently awarded OPEN-IX® OIX-2 certification, making it the first and only U.S. data center on Long Island and East of Manhattan to meet the stringent requirements associated with this global standard. Achieving OIX-2 certification is a testament to Webair’s commitment to improve the landscape of Internet peering and interconnection. [Learn More]


HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOUR COLO PROVIDER?

Demand for colocation services is growing rapidly as enterprises continue to outsource IT infrastructure and adopt cloud solutions. In a DatacenterDynamics article, Webair CTO Sagi Brody identifies two distinct categories of colocation providers. One is based on “pure” colocation or simple space, power and communications. The other, offering colocation with additional “up the stack” solutions, such as managed infrastructure services, cloud, security, interconnection and internetworking. This dichotomy has given rise to a new set of questions when vetting colocation providers. [Read On]

WHAT TO CONSIDER WHEN EVALUATING HOSTING SOLUTIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

Providers offering fully managed services take full ownership and responsibility of customers’ entire infrastructure stack, while Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) users may have providers manage only certain functions of their IT environments. In recent a Forbes article, Webair CTO Sagi Brody explores whether an SMB or enterprise should select fully managed services, IaaS, or opt to go it alone. [Read On]


MEET US AT THESE UPCOMING EVENTS:

July 24-27, 2016
New Orleans

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July 26, 2016
New Orleans

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Sep 22, 2016
New York

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CONNECTIVITY

Webair keeps customers connected with limitless connectivity options available across its data centers in Los Angeles, Montréal and Amsterdam, as well as its flagship facility in New York, NY1, and partner data centers around the world. Whether you’re looking for connection to the cloud, peering exchanges, carrier hotels or even managed infrastructure, Webair can get you where you need to go. [View Sales Sheet]

HIPAA COMPLIANCE: PROTECTING ELECTRONIC HEALTH INFORMATION

In the world of Health Information Technology, privacy and security are key pillars to effectively serving patients and avoiding costly data breaches and cybercrime. Check out some fascinating statistics about healthcare data security and learn the “do’s and don’ts” of HIPAA compliance with the help of this infographic from Webair. [View Infographic]

AN INSIDE LOOK AT WEBAIR

Webair offers best-in-class managed services, cloud and colocation solutions customized to fit unique and complex IT environments. Whether you’re a startup, SMB or a global enterprise, Webair has the expertise and infrastructure to support your business today and into the future. [Watch the Video]

GIVING BACK

Webair is committed to supporting the communities we serve as well as those in need all over the globe through volunteer efforts and fundraising. Our CEO, Michael Orza, recently returned from a trip to Uganda with The Giving Circle, an all volunteer non-profit organization, where he worked alongside fellow volunteers to rebuild the Busoga Primary School, which serves the Wairaka and surrounding villages. [Learn More]