DedicatedNOW is dedicated to providing you with industry leading managed
servers and complex hosting solutions. We take pride in our round the clock
customer service, our high performance data backup and out dotDefender Web
Application Firewall. All in all DedicatedNOW knows we are the single best
option available on the market today for all of your personal and business
dedicated servers, cloud hosting and complex hosting needs.
However we also know, all work and no fun makes Jack a dull boy. In this
spirit, as loyal blog followers know, the DedicatedNOW/Solar VPS/FortressITX
team was in attendance at last weeks Cloud Expo in NYC. While we enjoyed
talking shop with industry insiders and loved meeting various members of the
public looking to chat us up about or collocation and unmetered bandwidth
services, we also enjoyed some of the more…peculiar aspects of the
As promised in an early post, here is the link to the full video interview
between CEO of FortressITX Jason Silverglate and President of Sys-Con Media
Jeremy Geelan (@jg21). Due to noise in the background, below you can find a
full transcription of the interview.
Sys-Con Interview with Jeremy Geelan @CloudExpo
Jeremy Geelan (Sys-Con): This is Jeremy Geelan for Sys-Con TV we’re here at
10th Cloud Expo, 10th Cloud Expo New York as is Jason Silverglate. Thank you
for joining us Jason.
Jason Silverglate (FortressITX): Well you’re welcome Jeremy.
JG: We are pleased to s... (more)
We love everything we do. We love providing you with the best Dedicated
Hosting services available on the market today. However as much as we love
doing this, and we do love doing this, sometimes we have to stop and count
our blessings. This is one of those times. To everyone over at Sys-Con Media,
thank you so much.
A few months ago, as you might remember, the FortressITX family of brands hit
Cloud Expo NYC in a big way. We became heavily involved in the #CloudExpo
social media game, did some interviews with industry publications like
Sys-Con on the current state of the Cloud, ... (more)
by Salvatore Poliandro III - FortressITX Director of Datacenter Operations
I would like to take a few moments to introduce myself, my background and a
little bit about what this blog contains. As long as I can remember I have
been involved with all aspects of computing. From an enthusiast,
professional, and consumer side, I have always been involved with the
When I was a few years old my father owned a small computer company and he
realized that I was fascinated by electronics around the time I started to
speak. He nurtured my technophilia every step of the way.... (more)
By Salvatore Poliandro, FortressITX Dir. Of Datacenter Operations
Let’s recap: In the past two weeks we have covered the following material:
Who I am What my background is Why I love everything IT What the Cloud is
What the Public Cloud is What the Private Cloud is What the Hybrid Cloud is
It’s a lot. As such, if you need a refresher, here is Clouducation 101: Hi!
I’m Sal and Clouducation 101 pt 2: What is the Cloud?
Last week I ended with a question: How does the Cloud affect me as a
consumer, as a business owner and as someone working for a business – ex. a
mobile app developer? L... (more)