Wireless Opens London Facility
CarrierHotels News Staff
July 11, 2000 --Cable & Wireless opened a new data center
in Swindon, England today, calling it one of the largest data
and web hosting centers in Europe.
is investing $1 billion in Europe to extend the coverage of the
core OC-192 IP network, connecting 200 cities across the continent.
is another key step in the delivery of Cable & Wireless' IP and
data strategy," said Graham Wallace, Chief Executive of Cable
& Wireless. "With these worldwide web hosting centers linked
to our global IP network, Cable & Wireless can provide customers
with world-class communications, hosting, e-commerce, application
service requirements, and guaranteed performance levels.''
Hewitt, Government Minister for Small Business and E-commerce
was on hand for the opening of the new facility, which features
over 130,000 square feet of web hosting floor space. It is directly
connected to the Cable & Wireless global IP (Internet Protocol)