Ilissa Miller

Ilissa Miller

PacketDirect Empowers Customers to Instantly Connect Any Two Points on PacketFabric’s Expansive Private Network

Culver City, Calif., November 15, 2017 PacketFabric, the highly scalable network-as-a-service platform and a member of the NantWorks ecosystem of companies, announces today the immediate availability of PacketDirect, its dedicated point-to-point networking product.

PacketDirect is an easy to consume, point-to-point connectivity solution backed by PacketFabric’s carrier-grade SLA.  PacketFabric customers can use PacketDirect to instantly connect any two points on PacketFabric’s private network, regardless of physical location. PacketDirect delivers secure, reliable data transport at speeds ranging from 1Gbps to 100Gbps, with cost-effective and transparent month-to-month pricing for both metro and long-haul networking.

“PacketDirect is an aggressively priced product that is designed to fulfill our customers’ needs for simple point-to-point network connectivity,” states Jezzibell Gilmore, SVP of Business Development at PacketFabric.  “By taking advantage of our automated SDN-based platform, PacketDirect dramatically reduces the amount of time required to procure and provision a point-to-point solution.”

PacketDirect is now available at every PacketFabric-enabled location. To view all pricing options and learn more about PacketDirect, please visit

For more information about PacketFabric, visit

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About PacketFabric

PacketFabric redefines how companies procure, consume, and manage their network connectivity services. Leveraging an innovative, entirely automated SDN-based network architecture and the latest in optical and packet switching technology, PacketFabric enables dynamic, real-time connectivity services between major carrier-neutral colocation facilities at terabit-scale. PacketFabric facilitates coast-to-coast connectivity between more than 150 premier colocation facilities across 17 U.S. markets, and enables simple, cost-effective, and scalable network deployment via its advanced Application Program Interface (API) and web-based portal. For more information, visit or connect with PacketFabric on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

About NantWorks 

NantWorks, LLC, founded by renowned physician scientist and inventor of the first human nanoparticle chemotherapeutic agent Abraxane®, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, is the umbrella organization for the following entities: NantHealth, NantMobileHealth, NantOmics, NantBio, NantCell, NantPharma, NantCapital and NantCloud.  Fact-based and solution-driven, each of

NantWorks’ division entities operate at the nexus of innovation and infrastructure. The core mission of NantWorks is convergence and a systems approach to human biology: to develop and deliver a diverse range of technologies that accelerates innovation, broaden the scope of scientific discovery, enhance ground-breaking research, and improve healthcare treatment for those in need. NantWorks is building an integrated fact-based, genomically and proteomically-informed, personalized approach to the delivery of care and the development of next generation diagnostics and therapeutics for life threatening diseases such as Cancer, Infectious Diseases and Alzheimer’s. For more information please visit and follow Dr. Soon-Shiong on Twitter at @DrPatSoonShiong.

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November 15, 2017 - Deep Blue Cable, the developer, owner and operator of a state-of-the-art subsea fibre-optic system providing connectivity across the Caribbean islands and to the Americas, has announced that its CTO, Alasdair Wilkie, will speak at the World Ocean Council: The Sustainable Ocean Summit 2017  in Halifax, Canada. Mr. Wilkie is also the Chairman of the Atlantic Cable Maintenance Agreement, a non-profit cooperative cable maintenance agreement whose members are companies responsible for the operations and maintenance of undersea communications and power cables, as well as Oil & Gas Platform operators in the Atlantic, North Sea, and Southeastern Pacific Ocean.

Mr. Wilkie will join other panel members on the Plenary Session, Ocean 2030: Ocean Industry Projections and the Future of the Ocean Economy to discuss topics covering ocean transportation, energy, food, tourism, communications and minerals.


Plenary Session - Ocean 2030: Ocean Industry Projections and the Future of the Ocean Economy


World Ocean Council: The Sustainable Ocean Summit 2017
Marriott Harbourfront Hotel in Halifax, Canada


Wednesday, November 29, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.


Panelists include:

Alasdair Wilkie, Chief Technology Officer, Deep Blue Cable
Kathy Metcalf, President and CEO, Chamber of Shipping of America
Samantha Smith, Director, Blue Globe Solutions
Romain Provost, General Delegate Middle East and Renewables, Evolen
Joe Martens, Director, New York Offshore Wind Alliance
Annie Dallman, Vice-Chair, Ocean Energy Systems, International Energy Agency
Marc Taconet, Senior Fishery Officer, Statistics and Information Branch, UN Food and Agriculture Organization
Melanie Siggs, Director of Strategic Engagements, Global Aquaculture Alliance
Rutger-de-Graaf van Dinther, Founder Blue 21, Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences


Claire Jolly, Head, Innovation Policies for Space and Oceans, Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation, OECD

About Deep Blue Cable:

Based in St. Lucia, Deep Blue Cable is the developer, owner and operator of a state-of-the art subsea fibre-optic system providing connectivity across the Caribbean islands and to the United States.  Spanning approximately 12,000 km, the Deep Blue cable’s initial landing points will be in 14 markets throughout the region, including the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Colombia, Curaçao, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Panama, Puerto Rico, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Islands, and the U.S.  By ensuring competitive pricing and resilience through alternative supply, Deep Blue cable will provide connectivity to international and regional telecommunications operators, regional network providers, Over-the-Top (OTT) providers, data centres, government, and large enterprises, including financial services, and oil and gas companies.  For more information, visit

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Stamford, CT, USA, November 15, 2017 Plasma Air International, the leading innovator in indoor air quality solutions, today announces the appointment of Gary T. King as Director of Business Development, Gaming and Hospitality.  In this role, Mr. King will be responsible for expanding Plasma Air’s presence throughout North American gaming and hospitality markets by developing effective sales and marketing strategies.  In addition, he will ensure customer satisfaction for both new and existing accounts.

Mr. King brings two decades of sales and marketing experience throughout the gaming industry, and will utilize his sales expertise in this sector to develop new market opportunities.  He has a proven record of success in generating sales revenue, reducing costs and streamlining operations through both direct and channel sales, consistently exceeding company objectives.  Previously, Mr. King was the Vice President of Sales at Everi Holdings Inc., and a Senior Account Executive at Konami Gaming.  He received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and served in the U.S. Navy for nine years.

“Plasma Air is known throughout the industry for utilizing safe and effective technology to improve the indoor air quality of casinos across North America,” says Mr. King.  “I am excited to join the Plasma Air team to help the company achieve continued growth and success, as we set our sights on new and exciting sales opportunities.”

Plasma Air’s air purification products use breakthrough bipolar ionization technology to help casinos eliminate airborne pollutants, including smoke particles and odorous Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs).  The technology improves overall Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) throughout facilties to create a healthier and more enjoyable environment for both customers and personnel.

“On behalf of Plasma Air, I’m delighted to welcome Gary King to our management team as the Director of Business Development, Gaming and Hospitality,” shares Larry Sunshine, President, Plasma Air.  “It’s my belief that Gary’s extensive experience in sales and business development in the gaming sector will be an immediate asset to the continuing growth of Plasma Air.”

For more information about Plasma Air, visit

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About Plasma Air International

Plasma Air International is the leading innovator in indoor air quality solutions.  Plasma Air manufactures air purification products that result in healthier, more productive indoor environments in institutional, commercial and industrial applications.  The company uses highly efficient bipolar ionization technology that supports the engineering community in utilizing ASHRAE's Standard 62.1 IAQ Procedure to reduce outside air intake.  Plasma Air products have been proven in thousands of installations to provide the highest level of air quality improvement for schools, churches, casinos, arenas, airports, offices, and waste water treatment plants. Additional information can be found at or by following Plasma Air International on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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November 14, 2017 - Serverfarm, LLC, one of the world’s most innovative, privately owned data center developers and operators, announces today that its Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Damian Ehrlicher, will speak at IMN’s Fall Forum on Data Center & Cloud Services Infrastructure (Midwest), taking place in Chicago.  On Thursday, November 16, 2017, Mr. Ehrlicher will join other data center industry executives on the “Wholesale & Hybrid Market Update” panel.  Mr. Ehrlicher, who has more than 20 years’ experience in sales and marketing leadership positions in the data center and services industry, will provide insight into which markets are primed for wholesale data center expansion, spec versus pre-leased business models, and forming a strategy to support cloud environments.


Panel Discussion: “Wholesale & Hybrid Market Update”


JW Marriott Chicago 151 West Adams Street Chicago, IL 60603 USA


Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 3:10 p.m. CST


Panelists include:

Damian Ehrlicher, Executive VP Sales & Marketing, Serverfarm
Aaron Wangenheim, COO, T5 Data Centers
James Ainslie, President & CEO, Cape Augusta
Sean Reynolds, Managing Director, Jones Lang LaSalle
James Leach, VP, Marketing, RagingWire Data Centers

About Serverfarm

Serverfarm is a unique data center company whose mission is to maximize data center and IT infrastructure efficiencies by providing a holistic approach to building, integrating and managing data center environment and IT deployments. They provide complete data center oversight from facility to IT infrastructure management, which enables our customers to concentrate on growing their businesses.

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Clients in Infomart Dallas, the Hub of Connectivity for the Southern U.S., Can Now Access Hurricane Electric With No Monthly Cross-Connect Fee                                                         

Infomart Data CentersDALLAS – November 14, 2017 – Infomart Data Centers, a national wholesale data center provider, today announces that Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, has established a new Point of Presence (PoP) in its Infomart Dallas carrier-neutral Building Meet-Me Room (BMMR).  Clients of Infomart Dallas, the hub of connectivity for the Southern U.S., can now gain access to Hurricane Electric with zero cross-connect fees.

Launched in 2015, the Infomart Dallas BMMR is now home to multiple carriers, including Hurricane Electric, Verizon, Level 3 Communications, Unite Private Networks, InnerCity FiberNet, Cogent Communications, WireStar Networks, Fibernet Direct, ServedBy the Net, and more, as well as DE-CIX Dallas.  While many colocation providers earn their margin on charging for cross-connects, Infomart customers can connect to any of the providers located in its BMMR at no monthly fee and an industry-standard set-up fee per cross-connect.  Infomart Dallas offers solutions ranging from single rack to entire suites connected to its toll-free BMMR.

“Hurricane Electric is excited to partner with Infomart Data Centers,” comments Mike Leber, president of Hurricane Electric. “This partnership will provide increased bandwidth and global network connectivity options for customers in Infomart Dallas.”

Hurricane Electric operates its own global IPv4 and IPv6 network and is considered the largest IPv6 backbone in the world as measured by number of networks connected.  Within its global network, Hurricane Electric is connected to over 160 major exchange points and exchanges traffic directly with more than 6,500 different networks.  The company recently achieved the major milestone of being the first to connect to 4,000 IPv6 networks.  The growth in the number of networks to which Hurricane Electric has connected can be traced to its global strategy of expanding to more countries and cities in order to provide existing customers with more direct routes while also reaching new customers.

“In keeping with our commitment to providing industry-leading connectivity options for our clients, we are pleased to welcome Hurricane Electric to the Infomart Dallas BMMR,” states John Sheputis, President, Infomart Data Centers.  “As one of the most connected buildings in the U.S., Infomart Dallas is the optimal location in the southeast region for linking to communication systems nationally and globally, especially for companies with latency-sensitive applications or that are deploying hybrid cloud.”

Enabling connections between more than 75 network carriers and all colocation customers within the building, connecting through Infomart Dallas' BMMR provides clients with the fastest path to international and domestic network, content, cloud and Internet Service Providers (ISPs).  The largest data center in Texas and the ultimate data center ecosystem, the facility is home to numerous retail colocation providers, as well as Infomart-operated wholesale colocation space developed in the carrier hotel for enterprise users with edge connectivity requirements.

To learn more about Infomart Dallas, visit

For more information about Hurricane Electric, please visit

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About Infomart Data Centers

Founded in 2006, Infomart Data Centers (formerly Fortune Data Centers) is an award-winning industry leader in building, owning and operating highly efficient, cost-effective wholesale data centers.  Each of its national facilities meet or exceed the highest industry standards for data centers in all operational categories of availability, security, connectivity and physical resilience.

Infomart Data Centers offers wholesale and colocation facilities in four markets throughout the United States: San Jose, Calif.; Hillsboro, Ore.; Dallas; and Ashburn, Va.  For more information, please visit or connect with Infomart on Twitter and LinkedIn.

About Hurricane Electric

Fremont, California-based Hurricane Electric operates its own global IPv6 and IPv4 network and is considered the largest Internet backbone in the world for both IPv6 and IPv4 as measured by number of networks connected.  Within its global network, Hurricane Electric is connected to more than 160 major exchange points and exchanges traffic directly with more than 6,500 different networks.  Employing a resilient fiber-optic topology, Hurricane Electric has no less than four redundant paths crossing North America, three separate paths between the U.S. and Europe, and rings in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa.

In addition to its vast global network, Hurricane Electric owns and operates two data centers in Fremont, California, including Fremont 2, its newest 208,000 square foot facility. Hurricane Electric offers IPv6 and IPv4 transit solutions over the same connection at speeds including 10 Gbps and 100 Gbps Ethernet.

For more information on Hurricane Electric, please visit

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