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C Spire's new data center in Starkville goes into operation

STARKVILLE — Telecommunications firm C Spire says it has opened its $23 million Starkville data center. The company announced yesterday that the center, part of its strategy to sell more services to businesses, is operational. Ridgeland-based C Spire says it believes companies will be attracted to the center because it’s distant from hurricane and earthquake zones and because it’s the ...

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C Spire to show construction progress on Starkville data center

STARKVILLE, Mississippi — Representatives of C Spire will brief business executives and economic developers at 10 a.m. Tuesday on progress the company has made on the first phase of its $23 million data center in Starkville. The 23,800-square-foot regional center will offer businesses a wide range of colocation, cloud-based computing, storage and enterprise solutions It will offer a cloud solutions ...

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Cochran seeking commitment from DHS for data center consolidation

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) is seeking confirmation that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is committed to programs that promote cost savings while still meeting the nation’s domestic security needs — specifically pointing to the data center consolidation project at Stennis Space Center and advanced funding for U.S. Coast Guard ship procurement. Cochran serves on the ...

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Insurer signs up for services through C Spire's new data center

RIDGELAND — With its new, state-of-the-art $20 million data center only 10 months from opening, C Spire has signed an agreement to provide Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company with data center services to support its enhanced business continuity program. Charles Allen, vice president and CTO of Jackson-based Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company said key factors in Southern Farm ...

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C Spire breaking ground for new data center

STARKVILLE — C Spire has scheduled a ground-breaking ceremony today for a new data center in Starkville. Ridgeland-based C Spire plans complete construction on the first phase in November 2014, when customers would begin using the center. Mississippi State University’s Thad Cochran Research Park will host the 22,400-square-foot first phase. Two more phases are planned. The city of Starkville and ...

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C Spire to build $20 million data center in Starkville

STARKVILLE, Mississippi – C Spire unveiled plans today to build a $20 million data center in Northeast Mississippi that will offer businesses a full suite of cloud solutions to help it manage mission-critical data, infrastructure and enterprise applications. The 22,400-square-foot center will be located on a 6.5-acre site at Thad Cochran Research, Technology and Economic Development Park in Starkville. C ...

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Security solutions for your data center

As cloud computing continues to grow, companies large and small will be looking for data centers to help manage their network’s cyber footprint. MBJ video journalist Stephen McDill talks with Todd Gooden with The Solutions Team in Richland to learn more about cloud computing and data center security. Gooden: When we designed the Solution Center we actually designed it to ...

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