tw telecom to Host Technology Series on Network Connectivity Strategies for
- Tucson businesses invited to learn current guidelines and technical tips for
meeting Healthcare, Finance and General Business financial compliance
- Seminar hosted by tw telecom and Involta on May 10th
TUCSON, Ariz., April 30, 2013
TUCSON, Ariz., April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --tw telecominc. (NASDAQ: TWTC),
a leading global provider of managed services, including Business Ethernet,
converged and IP VPN solutions for enterprises throughout Tucson and across
the U.S., is teaming with data center services provider Involta and the Pima
County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security to offer
information and tips on how network connectivity can help Tucson businesses
meet healthcare, financial and general business compliance guidelines.
The free Technology Series entitled, "Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail" is the
second in a series hosted by business Ethernet provider tw telecom in Tucson.
The first focused on Business Continuity issues.
"Businesses are challenged every day with a wide variety of compliance
issues," said Christine Morris, vice president and general manager for tw
telecom in Tucson. "This seminar series provides helpful tips to the Tucson
business community on how to best meet and implement network strategies and
solutions to bring their business into compliance. In addition, we are
delighted to partner with Involta, a leading data center provider in Tucson,
and the Pima County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security to
deliver this important information that businesses need."
Jeff Thorsteinson, Chief Security Officer for Involta and John Wisner from the
Pima County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security will address
the audience in two of three breakout sessions.
Involta has experience in dealing with information security compliance in each
of the specified fields. "Involta architects its processes and systems for
peak operational performance and demonstrable compliance. When they go
together, companies have success," Thorsteinson said.
"Those entities that understand and follow compliance and regulation
guidelines tend to be more efficient in their own operations and are better
able to meet the needs of their customers," said Wisner. He will address the
various regulations that are important for general businesses to observe in
order to become more efficient at delivering the right services at the right
time to customers.
The Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail Compliance seminar will be held Friday, May 10
at the Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort, 245 E. Ina Rd. in Tucson.
Breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m. followed by the seminar from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Please contact Douglas Holland at 520-618-4274 to register to attend.
tw telecom is consistently one of the top 3 providers of Business Ethernet
throughout the U.S., according to leading industry analysts Vertical Systems
Group and Frost & Sullivan. tw telecom is also the recipient of recent
industry awards --
o2012 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Awards for its Dynamic
Capacity and E-Access services
o2012 Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) for Dynamic Capacity
oLight Reading Leading Lights Top Company of the Year
tw telecom continues to innovate around its Business Ethernet service platform
that is the foundation for its Intelligent Network. One of the capabilities
of its Intelligent Network is the industry's first unique real-time Dynamic
Capacity bandwidth-on-demand. This capability allows customers to instantly
double or triple network capacity to meet scheduled and unplanned network
events without service interruption.
About tw telecom inc.
tw telecom, headquartered in Littleton, Colo., is a leading national provider
of managed services, including Business Ethernet, converged and IP VPN
solutions for enterprises throughout the U.S. and globally. tw telecom also
delivers secure, scalable private connections for transport data networking,
Internet access, voice, VPN, VoIP and security to large organizations and
communications services companies. Employing a resilient fiber network
infrastructure, robust product portfolio and its own Intelligent Network
capabilities, tw telecom delivers customers overall economic value, an
industry-leading quality service experience, and improved business
productivity. Please visit www.twtelecom.com for more information.
Involta builds, owns and operates multi-tenant data centers in secondary
markets and provides related managed services, allowing customers to focus on
their core business.
Involta's seven data centers are located in Arizona, Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota
and Ohio, providing highly reliable, secure and available service to thousands
About Pima County
Pima County Office of Emergency Management & Homeland Security (PCOEMHS) is
the local, federally mandated program of the Federal Emergency Management
Agency (FEMA). OEMHS is an extension of the Arizona State Division of
Emergency Management and the Arizona State Department of Homeland Security.
OEMHS works to prevent the loss of life and reduce property damage due to
man-made, technological and natural disasters. OEMHS provides professional
emergency management services that include Prevention, Protection, Response
and Recovery activities. OEMHS also assists municipalities and local
governments with developing plans to ensure the highest level of preparedness.
SOURCE tw telecom
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