Savtira Corp. Selects Equinix for Data Center Services in the U.S. and Europe


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Savtira Corp. Selects Equinix for Data Center Services in the U.S. and Europe

  1. 1. Savtira Corp. Selects Equinix for Data Center Services in the U.S. and EuropeTAMPA, Fla. (September 22, 2011) – Major global businesses rely on the vitality of an information-driven world. With apressing need to expand geographic reach and establish data centers for web-based information-sharing, securelyexchanging critical information is a must, yet at the same time, growing startups like Savtira Corporation , a new providerof B2B eCommerce solutions, are recognizing the benefits of colocating critical equipment as a time and cost savingsmeasure. Today Savtira announced it has selected Equinix as its primary data center provider throughout the U.S. andEurope. Savtira will move its operations into 10 Equinix International Business Exchange (IBX®) data centers and willleverage Platform Equinix as it expands globally. Savtira selected Equinix because of its extensive global reach into keygeographic markets and the direct connection opportunity it provides Savtira to potential partners and customers.“Equinix is a global leader connecting, protecting and powering the digital economy. With our rapidly advancing CloudCommerce platform, we needed to ensure a reliable system for our global deployment. The 10 colocation facilities locatedin the U.S. and Europe, will serve our high-availability, enterprise-class infrastructure that will support Fortune 500brands,” said Timothy Roberts, Savtira CEO.Savtira’s Software-as-a-Service Cloud Commerce platform uses eCommerce to sell everything from downloadableentertainment to consumer goods. Savtira eStores are branded and custom-tailored for Savtira clients so that no twoeStores are alike. All Savtira clients have the option to distribute millions of digital titles and thousands of physical goodsfrom the Savtira catalog to their customers from their own branded eStore. The platform includes Savtira’s carrier-class“Entertainment Distribution Network” (EDN), which streams all digital media from the cloud to any device. All types ofsoftware and digital media (business applications, games, music, movies, audio/e-books) are available to consumers on arental or subscription basis. No download or installation is necessary. Consumers have the ability to pause media on onedevice and resume it on another. All data, state and configuration is stored within the cloud“As Savtira expands globally, Equinix provides the scalability, geographic diversity and performance to support thedemands of the company’s Cloud Commerce platform. Savtira can leverage Platform Equinix to access Equinix’s globalfootprint of data centers, and to connect directly to our thriving business ecosystem of customers and partners,” said ChrisSharp, general manager of content and digital media at Equinix.About Savtira CorporationBased in Tampa, Florida, Savtira is in the business of Digital Distribution with a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)eCommerce platform that is a turnkey system for the distribution, marketing, merchandising, and selling of both digitalmedia and physical goods in a single store and a single, unified shopping cart. Savtira-powered stores are designed tomeet the specific needs of retail partners so no two eStores are alike. All Savtira eStores are custom-branded for ourpartners. Extra features and services are offered on an à la carte basis. Savtira’s next carrier-class “EntertainmentDistribution Network” (EDN) streams all digital media from the cloud with a feature-set that eclipses anything on themarket. For more information on Savtira, visit: or call 813.402.0123. Follow us on Twitter at: is a registered trademark. All other product and service names mentioned are the trademarks of their respectivecompanies.
  2. 2. ###Media Contact: Marialuisa Curran, APRSavtira CorporationDirect: 813-440-3847Fax: