QoS Networks Announces Contract worth $3 million with WebUseNet Corp. Tuesday 5 June 2001 PDF Print DUBLIN, IRELAND - June 5, 2001 - QoS Networks, a new generation network using intelligent, high-performance routing to optimize content delivery with guaranteed Quality of Service (QoS) - in a native IP environment - today announces that it has concluded negotiations with WebUseNet Corp, the world's largest commercial provider of UseNet NNTP news, to provide content distribution services for the next 3 years in a contract valued at more than $3 million. Under the terms of the deal QoS will provide intelligent IP services for the high-speed, prioritized delivery of WebUseNet's content to customers, and WebUseNet will make its media-rich content available to all QoS customers and end-users. Commenting on the deal, Jim Valentine, CEO said, "The distribution of WebUseNet content across QoS' advanced IP network provides customers with access to arguably the richest UseNet content on the Internet. This agreement demonstrates the QoS commitment to the reliable delivery of media-rich content. A long-term alliance with WebUseNet provides a solid platform for customers to truly experience content delivery across an intelligent IP infrastructure." Dwight Ringdhal, CEO of WebUseNet said, "We are pleased to have reached agreement with the clear leader in the content distribution market. This long-term alliance will deliver our content to broadband Internet users without the need to rely upon the congested public peering points. We look forward to expanding the offering internationally with QoS as the service demonstrates its clear competitive edge." -ends- About WebUseNet Corp. WebUseNet Corp. (an investor owned company) is among the world's largest commercial operators of UseNet systems, providing commercial NNTP to over 600 ISPs, and over 12,000 retail consumers. Receiving over 160Gb of new information every day and sending out over 1.9Tb WebUseNet is one of the largest consumers of bandwidth on the Internet. WebUseNet also operates a web compliant, NNTP protocol at www.WebUseNet.com their direct access, NNTP protocol, is WebUseNet's flagship, http://www.usenetserver.com/ About QoS Networks QoS Networks, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is a new generation, high-performance, totally customizable content-delivery network provider. Operating in a native IP environment and built on open system standards, QoS Networks provides global, seamless coverage, speed, classification and prioritization of traffic flows, as well as intelligence and value-added services built directly into the network core. The company's patent-pending, network architecture comprises a mesh of 21 POPs globally, interconnected via broadband technologies - including all major commercial and Internet access centers around the world. Additionally, QoS Networks has developed a proprietary Web-enabled interface known as Q-Access that enables customers to change bandwidth and prioritization directly via the desktop. For further information, visit the company online at: http://www.qosnetworks.net/ ______________________________________________________________________ Click on the link below to see this news release as it appears on the Brodeur News Room website and obtain full contact details. http://www.brodeurnewsroom.com/asp/release.asp?rid=1534&cid=... ______________________________________________________________________ Click the link below to login and update your company and subject preferences, or personal details. http://www.brodeurnewsroom.com/asp/login.asp ______________________________________________________________________ Click on the link below to have your login details re-sent to you. http://www.brodeurnewsroom.com/asp/forgot.asp ______________________________________________________________________ This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Pleon in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.