photo: Mike Tompkins, EVP of Operations, shows off the floor plan for the Oxford Networks Data Center expansion
Company cites high demand for cloud computing, data storage and IT services
Lewiston, Maine – Oxford Networks announced that it is in the planning stages of a significant expansion to its high security cloud computing and data storage area at the Oxford Networks Data Center located at Brunswick Landing.
The expansion is expected to increase the data center’s computing footprint by 7,000 square feet and result in an anticipated 12 new positions at the center.
For the 5th installment of the Oxford Networks Data Center Update, we talk with Todd DeWitt, Oxford Networks VP Engineering / Chief Security Officer, and PC Construction Project Superintendent Mike LaPointe. We learn more about how the Data Center is tied in with Oxford Networks’ high security, state-of-the-art fully redundant fiber optic network and get an update on construction progress as the project nears completion.
On Saturday, May 3rd, Oxford Networks particpiated in the United Way of Androscoggin County Annual Touch-A-Truck Event at Central Maine Community College. More than 1,900 children and parents were in attendance and around 30 vehicles were on display for children of all ages to see and touch. Owner/operators of all vehicles were also in attendance including Oxford Networks’ own CLEC Field Services Supervisor, Mike Clinton, to answer the many questions and do live demonstrations.
For the fourth installment of the Oxford Networks Data Center Expansion Video update series, we talk with Mike Tompkins, Oxford Networks Executive Vice President of Operations, Mike LaPointe, PC Construction Project Superintendent, and Bert Kiesow, PC Construction Senior Project Engineer. The word of the day is Cooling, and we find out what that means for the Oxford Networks Data Center.
Company recognized as outstanding managed service provider
Lewiston, Maine – Oxford Networks announced today that they were recently named a 2014 IBM Beacon Award Finalist at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference held in Las Vegas. The award recognizes outstanding performance by IBM Business Partners in delivering solutions and services to clients around the world.
Oxford Networks recently received the Large Business of the Year award from the Southern Maine Midcoast Chamber of Commerce at their Annual Awards Dinner. Presenting the award to Oxford Networks’ President and CEO Craig Gunderson is Senator Angus King. Accompanying them are members of the Oxford Networks team.
Oxford Networks is proud to present their monthly Jeans Day donation check to the Center for Grieving Children located in Portland. The Center for Grieving Children, serves more than 4,000 grieving children, teens, families, and young adults annually through peer support, outreach, and education. Pictured is Julia Munsey of Oxford Networks and Lianna Doane and Eliza Warren Giberson of the Center for Grieving Children. Learn more at http://www.cgcmaine.org