AIS Announces Lunarpages Contract Renewal & Expanded Working Relationship

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The AIS Lightwave Data Center to continue as focal point for supporting Lunarpages’ regional enterprise clients

SAN DIEGO, Calif., December 4, 2012 – AIS (American Internet Services), a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, cloud and connectivity services, today announced Web hosting firm Lunarpages, a leading provider of fully managed web hosting services with over 150,000 customers, has just signed a contract renewal that continues their long-standing business relationship in support of Lunarpages’ enterprise clients in the San Diego region. AIS currently provides Lunarpages space, power, and bandwidth at the company’s enterprise-class Lightwave Data Center. Discussions are underway to further expand the relationship to include joint business development activities.

“We’ve been working with AIS for over four years and feel the state-of-the-art infrastructure in their Lightwave Data Center combined with their super-knowledgeable engineering and support staff are key to our ability to provide superior service offerings to our clients in the region,” said George Natzic, chief executive officer, Lunarpages. “Our companies have complementary skills that can benefit many of the businesses in the area.”

“Lunarpages has a strong presence in the San Diego region where they provide superb web hosting and managed services,” said Tim Caulfield, chief executive officer at AIS. “We are glad to be a part of their continued growth and look forward to exploring opportunities for working together to support businesses of all sizes.”

The SSAE 16 compliant, SOC 1, 2, and 3 audited Lightwave Data Center is one of six premium, enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data centers and one network node / point of presence (POP) that AIS operates with locations in San Diego, Phoenix, and Los Angeles. All have N+1 / 2N (or greater) redundancy levels for unsurpassed reliability and security. AIS also operates its own regional optical and dark fiber network, along with its own MPLS network that spans from Los Angeles to San Diego to Phoenix. More information is available at: http://www.americanis.net/company/.

About Lunarpages Internet Solutions

Lunarpages is a leading provider of fully managed hosting services with over 150,000 customers, providing secure, reliable and compliant IT infrastructure and management for some of the world’s most demanding enterprises. Founded in 1998, Lunarpages is a growing, profitable business run by a seasoned management team with experience in delivering hosting solutions including colocation, managed services and cloud hosting services. Lunarpages’ suite of services are designed for organizations seeking scalable, secure, robust and enterprise-grade hosting solutions that can be quickly provisioned or tailored to meet unique requirements. Backed by its commitment to deliver a “customer first” solution, Lunarpages Internet Solutions consistently delivers an experience that exceeds customers’ expectations. More information is available at: http://www.lpwebhosting.com.

About AIS (American Internet Services)

AIS provides tailored data center and cloud service solutions to companies that require the best in security, compliance, connectivity, and customer service. AIS manages all aspects of IT infrastructure so that customers can focus on their core business. The company’s exclusive AIS Customer Advocacy™ service professionals have designed, implemented, and supported tailored packages for cloud, colocation, network connectivity, disaster recovery, managed storage, and managed security for more than 500 enterprises worldwide. Founded in 1989 and backed by private equity firms Seaport Capital, Viridian Investments, and DuPont Capital Management, AIS operates SSAE 16-compliant, SOC 1-, 2-, and 3-audited, redundant facilities in San Diego, Los Angeles, and Phoenix. For more information, visit www.americanis.net or call us at 1-866-971-2656.

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Media Contact:
Brian Wood, VP Marketing, AIS
(858) 576-4272 x110
bwood@www.americanis.net