GAINESVILLE, Fla. (5/22/03)Â â€“ Atlantic.Net, Floridaâ€™s largest private Internet service provider and one of the nationâ€™s fastest-growing private companies, today announced it has acquired a customer base of 40,000 and other assets of Feature Price, a Web hosting service provider based in Ft. Myers, Fla. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
â€œIn Feature Price, we saw an opportunity to grow our Web hosting customer base and to improve the level of service and the overall experience for Feature Price customers,â€ said Marty Puranik, president and CEO. â€œWe are excited about providing reliable hosting services and responsive customer support for our new customers during the transition period and in the future, and we look forward to serving all their Web hosting needs.â€
Atlantic.Net is providing two months of free Web hosting service for all Feature Price customers and honoring the prepaid service for customers on the companyâ€™s Premium and Platinum hosting plans. Feature Price customers can learn more about switching to Atlantic.Net by visiting https://www.atlantic.net.
Todayâ€™s news follows an announcement in February that Atlantic.Net had opened a tier-one data center in Orlando, Fla. Built in 2000 at a cost of $14.5 million, the 25,000-square-foot facility combines sophisticated technology infrastructure with high-end hosting services to meet customersâ€™ advanced online business needs.
Atlantic.Net offers high-speed Internet access, Web services, telecommunications, and dial-up. For more information, visit www.atlantic.net or call toll-free (877) GO-ATLANTIC (462-8526).
In 1995, two University of Florida students launched one of North Floridaâ€™s first commercial Internet services, Atlantic.Net.Â Â Over it’s first seven years, Atlantic.Net acquired 13 Internet service companies and augmented its e-business services to include long distance services, dial-up, broadband, web solutions, fractional T-1 through DS-3 connectivity, DSL and ISDN access, Web hosting , Web design and e-commerce.Â Â Atlantic.Netâ€™s staff has grown to more than 100 employees and been recognized both Nationally and in Florida as one of the fastest-growing private companies.Â Our award winning customer service andÂ investment in cutting edge technologyÂ is still a guiding force behindÂ the company.Â Today, Atlantic.Net offers state of the art cloud servers, one-click applications like WordPress,Â Windows Cloud Hosting,Â among many other services.
To learn more about Atlantic.Netâ€™s complete line of services, call 1.800.422.2936 or visit the Web site atÂ Atlantic.net.