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2014-06-17 23:11:14

Colocation solutions provider New Continuum Holdings Corporation dba Continuum Data Centers (“Continuum”) is pleased to announce that its Chairman and CEO, Eli D. Scher has been appointed to the Open-IX (OIX) Association Data Center Standards Subcommittee. West Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Colocation solutions provider New Continuum Holdings Corporation dba Continuum Data Centers (“Continuum”) is pleased to announce that its Chairman and CEO, Eli D. Scher has been appointed...

2014-05-19 08:33:14

AMS-IX New York is Now Operational at NJ1 WASHINGTON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE: DFT) announced today that it has received the Open-IX OIX-2 certification and that AMS-IX New York is now operational at DFT's NJ1 data center located in Piscataway, New Jersey. AMS-IX New York is a neutral and distributed Internet Exchange Point ("IXP") that was officially launched in New York City by the Mayor of Amsterdam on April 11, 2014. AMS-IX New York was...

2014-04-15 23:10:27

Colocation solutions provider New Continuum Holdings Corporation dba Continuum Data Centers (“Continuum”) announces that its new, Tier III data center, CDC 603 has been certified by the Open-IX (OIX) Association. West Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Colocation solutions provider New Continuum Holdings Corporation dba Continuum Data Centers (“Continuum”) announces that its new, Tier III data center, CDC 603 has been certified by the Open-IX (OIX) Association. OIX is a...

2014-01-07 16:22:58

The Online Incentives Exchange to Establish a Network and National Community of Tax Professionals NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Online Incentives Exchange (The OIX) (www.theOIX.com), which began operations in Q1 2013 as the first transparent online exchange for the trading of state tax credits, announced that it has evolved its business model and expanded its product offering via a transition to a Software as a Service (SaaS) model, and that Moss Adams LLP, one of the...

2011-01-19 12:19:00

LONDON, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Valued Opinions has revealed that its latest market research reveals anxiety over the privacy of personal data, particularly in the digital realm. Valued Opinion's online poll* results showed an overwhelming lack of confidence, with 74% of respondents expressing disquiet about companies collecting private data and 72% revealing that they only share such data with companies they feel they can trust. The internet has opened up a Pandora's box of...

2010-03-03 08:53:00

ATLANTA and SAN FRANCISCO, March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WHAT: Equifax (NYSE: EFX), along with Google, Verizon, VeriSign, Paypal, CA and Booz Allen Hamilton today launched the Open Identity Exchange (OIX) at the RSA Conference in San Francisco. The OIX is a non-profit dedicated to building trust in the exchange of online identity credentials across public and private sectors. The OIX has been approved as a trust framework provider by the U.S. Government. Equifax, Google and PayPal are...

2010-03-03 08:23:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business will join the Open Identity Exchange consortium (www.openidentityexchange.org) as an executive member to support a common, secure framework for access to Internet sites. As a board member, the company will support the OIX's initiative to develop an Open Trust Framework Model so that Internet users can access public and private sector Web sites using a single, trusted set of credentials. The OIX will ensure that identity...

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2009-07-07 10:55:10

Shares in Internet tracking provider Phorm took a beating on Tuesday following an announcement by BT PLC on Monday that the UK-based telecom firm would not be using Phorm's advertising services. Shares in Phorm fell 40 percent just after BT's announcement was made on Monday. Shares fell 4.4 percent during morning trading on London's AIM Market at 270 pence, according to the Associated Press. "We continue to believe the interest-based advertising category offers major benefits for consumers...

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2009-05-21 11:20:00

Internet ad company NebuAd Inc has shut down after facing opposition to some of its methods of gathering information. The Redwood City, California-based ad firm is known for being involved in questionable tactics of gathering information on Web users' surfing patterns. The company's behavioral targeting advertising system was intended to track Web traffic so that ads could be made relevant to the interests of individual surfers. But Web subscribers failed to see NebuAd's tactics in the same...

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2009-04-14 10:50:00

The European Commission has launched a lawsuit against Britain for failure to protect the privacy of its citizens particularly in relation to an Internet advertising tracker known as Phorm. Since its conception, Phorm has driven controversy. By teaming up with ISPs in the UK including Virgin Media, TalkTalk and BT, along with advertisers from other agencies, Phorm monitors the online surfing habits of users in order to "make online advertising more relevant." As with other online advertisers,...


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