CEO Update: AIS at the DRJ Fall World 2011

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During the DRJ World Fall 2011 conference, we offered a preview of our “360° Approach to Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, and Application/Service Availability.” Here is the slideshow that visitors to our booth got to see. AIS DIsaster Recovery & Business Continuity from AISDC View more presentations from AISDC

Expert Tip: Considerations for Data Center Selection

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Our team of experts has come up with some suggestions on what to look for when selecting a data center for colocation purposes.  They touch upon Power Distribution, Connectivity, HVAC, Security and amenities. Another thing to ponder is the human aspect.  If you have any questions for our experts, click here: AskAnExpert@www.americanis.net. You can also talk to someone on our ProServices …

On Compliance: What SSAE 16 is About

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SAS 70 has been touted on a number of websites for businesses offering data center services.  It has been the equivalent of the “Good Housekeeping” stamp of approval since its inception as a cornerstone audit in 1992. Goodbye SAS 70, Hello SSAE 16: SAS 70 is being retired this year. In its place AIS has achieved compliance for the SSAE 16 SOC …

On Data Centers: Power Redundancy Ponderables

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Having a redundant power supply would seem to be a “no brainer.” After all, a failover option in case electrical power is interrupted would seem to be a business essential. But the answer is not always so simple: different users have different requirements for reliability and uptime; there are a variety of ways to achieve different levels of power redundancy; …

AIS Sponsors Cybersecurity Symposium

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On May 17, 2011, we joined Robert Half Technology and Xerox as Gold Sponsors of the “Securing Our eCity Cybersecurity Symposium — Spring & 4th Annual IT Executive of the Year Awards” which which took place at the Doubletree Hotel San Diego, Mission Valley in San Diego, California. The symposium, which had the San Diego Business Journal and ESET as …

American Internet Services (AIS) Commences Audit for SSAE 16 Type 2 Compliance for all Seven Premium Data Center Footprints

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SAN DIEGO, Calif., January 13, 2011 – American Internet Services (AIS), a leading provider of enterprise-class data center and connectivity services in the western United States, today announced independent global auditing firm NDB has been engaged to evaluate all seven of the AIS premium data center footprints in Los Angeles, San Diego and Phoenix for SSAE 16 type 2 (Statement …