Storm Ravages Utah County, Fibernet Corp Data Center Unharmed


Orem, UT (PRWEB) September 10, 2013

On the evening of Saturday, September 7, 2013, 0.75 inches of rain fell in 15 minutes in Utah County. Communities in Utah County experienced flooding, mudslides, power outages, and evacuations. Some residents reported up to three feet of water in their homes.

Many Orem businesses and neighborhoods were similarly affected. Roads were deemed unsafe as intersections and parking lots filled with water, and tree branches fell in the way of vehicles. One such Orem business was Fibernet Corp. When Fibernet Corp employees gathered to have their annual company party, they found an office park engulfed in rainwater, with more seeping in the office buildings. The power went out in the buildings, forcing the employees to eat in the dark.

Despite damage done to the office section of the buildings, Fibernet Corps data center remained unaffected. When the power went out, backup generators picked up the slack, ensuring continuity.

For Fibernet Corp, 99.999% uptime is standard.

“Thanks to our contingency plans, including onsite spare parts, Fibernet Corp can guarantee reliability beyond what our industry expects of us,” said Fibernet CEO Lane Livingston. “Were committed to giving our customers the best possible service. Weathering storms without any downtime is part of that commitment.”

For more information on how Fibernet Corp was affected by Saturdays storm, visit the companys blog.

About Fibernet

Fibernets products range from customizable colocation solutions to an expanding variety of dedicated, managed, virtual, and cloud hosting packages and options. Each service is delivered with the Fibernet promise of reliability and value and backed up 24/7 by Dedicated Experts, an elite team of geniuses committed to keeping Fibernets customers online and ready for business.

Learn more about Fibernet Corp.s PCI and SOC 1 Type II certified facilities by visiting http://www.fiber.net, where you can chat live with a Dedicated Expert.







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SEO Services Added to Fibernet Corps Products


Orem, UT (PRWEB) August 27, 2013

Fibernet Corp, a local Internet service provider and leader in colocation and virtual office space, announces a new addition to its range of products: search engine optimization (SEO) services. Fibernet Corps SEO team will use local listings optimization, keyword research, and an analysis of current online marketing efforts to help businesses improve their Internet presence.

Search engine optimization aids businesses in their pursuit of “natural” or “organic” traffic online. This has become vital for any company as a huge majority of people use search engines such as Google, Bing, or Yahoo to help them make a purchase. Through press releases, guest posting, blog content management, social media supervision, and other techniques, Fibernet Corps SEO team can boost the traffic, and the sales, of any business.

Although Fibernet Corp offers a gold and platinum package to combine SEO strategies, the a la carte options set them apart from their online marketing competition. Customers can purchase one original press release or one hour of social media management. A la carte SEO options are great for businesses struggling only in certain areas or testing out SEO capabilities. Fibernet Corp is the first to offer this flexible service option.

“Our company is committed to giving businesses the best online options to help them succeed,” explained Fibernet CEO Lane Livingston. “As a leader in webhosting and colocation, Fibernet Corp is continuing to offer the best Internet services possible by expanding in the field of SEO. We will also maintain our engagement in helping our Utah County community thrive by offering localized SEO capabilities.”

The SEO team has 15 years of experience with SEO clients. Fibernet Corps Gold package includes a site structure audit, directory submissions, and social bookmarking. The Platinum package adds items such as Google maps optimization and social media account creation to the features contained in the Gold package. Both start with an in-depth on and off-site analysis that will help the SEO team create a customized strategy.

About Fibernet

Fibernets products range from customizable colocation solutions to an expanding variety of dedicated, managed, virtual, and cloud hosting packages and options. Each service is delivered with the Fibernet promise of reliability and value and backed up 24/7 by Dedicated Experts, an elite team of geniuses committed to keeping Fibernets customers online and ready for business.

Learn more about Fibernet Corp.s PCI and SOC 1 Type II certified facilities by visiting http://www.fiber.net, where you can chat live with a Dedicated Expert.







Fibernet Corp. Hosts Hot Summer Competition for Utah Residents


Orem, UT (PRWEB) July 17, 2013

Fibernet Corp., Orem-based provider of executive colocation, office suites, and Internet services, will be hosting a summer competition for Utah residents. The contest asks Fibernet fans to visit various local hotspots, and the person who visits the most of these chosen locations will be the winner.

Entrants to the competition are asked to take a picture of themselves at one of these fun locations on their smartphone, geotag the picture, upload it to Facebook, and tag Fibernets Facebook page in the picture. Although it is not necessary to participate in every activity listed, Fibernet encourages entrants try to capture images of as many as they can. The winner will be announced on October 1st.

“We recognize the valuable connection all local businesses share in our community,” stated Fibernet CEO, Lane Livingston. “With this competition, we’re excited to promote our peers this summer as well as Utah’s many scenic destinations.”

Some of the locations and businesses featured are such popular venues as Sammys, Orems The Chocolate, museums, and many scenic hiking destinations, just to name a few. If you represent a local Utah business and wish to be featured on our Summer Competition list, you are encouraged to reach out to Fibernets PR contact, Rebekah Perkins.

For more information on contest rules and to view the list of locations, visit the Fibernet blog. The first place winner will receive a $ 50 Visa gift card, a $ 30 Visa gift card will go to second place, and the third place winner will receive 2 Cinemark movie tickets.

About Fibernet

Fibernets products range from customizable colocation solutions to an expanding variety of dedicated, managed, virtual, and cloud hosting packages and options. Each service is delivered with the Fibernet promise of reliability and value and backed up 24/7 by Dedicated Experts, an elite team of geniuses committed to keeping Fibernets customers online and ready for business.

Learn more about Fibernet Corp.s PCI and SOC 1 Type II certified facilities by visiting http://www.fiber.net, where you can chat live with a Dedicated Expert.







Fibernet Corp. Receives SOC 1 Type II Certification


Orem, UT (PRWEB) September 12, 2012

Fibernet Corp., local colocation and Internet Service Provider since 1994, has taken the next step in data center security certification with its newly awarded SOC 1 Type II report.

The Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements number 16, or SSAE 16, includes SOC 1, or Service Organization Controls 1, as one of its certification reports. These have replaced the old SAS70 certification process, and satisfy the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.

The controls specify the procedures that service organizations (data centers) must follow for financial transaction security. Type I certification means that a business was compliant at the time of attesting. Type II certification takes an entire year of demonstrable compliance, and the SOC 1 standards must be followed throughout the whole year. Type II reports are more in-depth, and the best way of showing consistently high performance. The Cadence Group, a third-party accounting firm based in Salt Lake City, performed the attestation.

Regarding the certification, Fibernet CFO Lee Livingston said, This process has been underway for the whole of this past year, and were proud that we have this qualification as proof of our dedication to our customers. A Type I report is sufficient for some companies, but our Type II report shows that we mean business.

In April of 2009, Fibernet became the first data center in Utah to comply with and be certified in PCI standards. It is one of the first businesses in the world to become an approved service provider by the credit card industry.

About Fibernet Corp.

Fibernets products range from customizable Colocation solutions to an expanding variety of Dedicated, Managed, Virtual, and Cloud hosting packages and options. Each service is delivered with the Fibernet promise of reliability and value and backed up 24/7 by Dedicated Experts, an elite team of geniuses committed to keeping Fibernets customers online and ready for business.

Learn more about Fibernet Corp.s PCI and SOC 1 certified facilities by visiting http://www.fiber.net, where you can chat live with a Dedicated Expert.