ST. LOUIS, Mo., — January 12, 2009 — Savvis, Inc. (NASDAQ: SVVS), a global leader in outsourced managed computing and network infrastructure for IT applications, today announced an agreement with CondéNet, the leading creator and developer of upscale lifestyle brands online, to consolidate its Web hosting infrastructure. This consolidation is enabling CondéNet to reduce its overall server count resulting in lower operating costs while improving the overall performance of its websites.
The solution has been successfully deployed with Savvis now hosting several of CondéNet’s most popular websites such as Style.com, Epicurious.com, Concierge.com, Men.Style.com, and Wired.com.
Under terms of the agreement, Savvis has consolidated CondéNet’s Web hosting infrastructure into a Savvis data center in New Jersey. Savvis is providing CondéNet with an IT infrastructure solution consisting of Managed Hosting Services, Virtual Utility Services and Application Transport Services (ATS).
To accommodate CondéNet’s growth, the Savvis IT infrastructure solution has been deployed via a managed hosting model that can be incorporated into all of its websites. Savvis is working closely with CondéNet on future projects to ensure synergy in its roadmap going forward.
"To help CondéNet improve its customers’ web experience and accommodate increasing web traffic, Savvis has deployed a more efficient IT infrastructure solution supporting category-leading sites such as Wired.com," said Bryan Doerr, Chief Technology Officer, Savvis. "By delivering a managed solution encompassing hosting, virtual utility services and network services, we are focused on optimizing CondéNet’s website performance and resources to most efficiently and rapidly scale to meet the demands of their growth. Our expertise and full-service support allows CondéNet to focus on managing their award-winning websites."
Savvis, Inc. (NASDAQ:SVVS) is an outsourcing provider of managed computing and network infrastructure for IT applications. By outsourcing to Savvis, enterprises can focus on their core business while Savvis ensures the quality of their IT infrastructure. Leading IT organizations around the world have selected Savvis to help them improve their service levels, reduce capital expense and deal with the rising costs of bandwidth, energy, real estate, staff and expertise. As a pioneer in utility computing, Savvis understands and harnesses the latest advances in technology like virtualization, cloud computing and support process automation. For more information about Savvis, visit www.savvis.net
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