CanTrust adds third Greater Vancouver colocation facility

Submitted by ctadmin on Thu, 04/27/2017 - 14:38

CanTrust has added a third co-location facility to its Greater Vancouver offerings.

Our new Vancouver-Coquitlam 2 facility is now live at eSecure Data colocation facility in Coquitlam.  It offers affordable high bandwidth connectivity for local sites.   This is in addition to our existing two Vancouver-Burnaby and Vancouver-Coquitlam points of presence i the lower mainland. 

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CanTrust adds second Lower Mainland co-location facility: Vancouver-Coquitlam

Submitted by ctadmin on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 19:03

CanTrust has added a second co-location facility in the lower mainland.

Our new Vancouver-Coquitlam facility is now live and offers affordable local bandwidth for high traffic sites.  This is in addition to our existing Vancouver-Burnaby facility where many of our British Columbia clients are currently hosted allows us to provide a more diverse offering to local clients.  

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CanTrust Servers fully patched for HeartBleed bug

Submitted by ctadmin on Mon, 04/07/2014 - 23:42

A serious OpenSSL bug was revealed yesterday, the Heartbleed bug.   This bug affects versions of OpenSSL in many versions of Linux.  

We've upgraded all of our vulnerable servers as of 11:30PM, April 7th, 2014.    We have also notified all customers who were possibly affected by this problem.  Those customers should re-generate their SSL certs (ie. purchase new certificates) in order to be 100% certain that their encryption is secure.

CanTrust joins Protect our Privacy Coalition

Submitted by ctadmin on Thu, 10/10/2013 - 19:02

CanTrust has joined the OpenMedia Protect Our Privacy Coalition.

This coalition is a group of like-minded Internet related businesses and service providers who stand against illegal mass surveillance by governments.

Why does this matter? From the description page:

Government dragnet collection of our sensitive private information is secretiveexpensive, and out of control

CanTrust adds USA co-location facility: Seattle-Bellingham

Submitted by ctadmin on Wed, 08/21/2013 - 18:59

In response to customer requests for a USA IP address, we have added an American colocation facility: Seattle-Bellingham.   This server will provide American IP addresses for web hosting and/or customer VPS's that require them (be they American companies themselves, or needing it for SEO).

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CanTrust adds second co-location facility in Ontario

Submitted by ctadmin on Fri, 06/01/2012 - 12:30

<p>CanTrust has launched servers a second colocation facility located near Toronto in Mississauga, Ontario. &nbsp; This facility provides fast connectivity for east-coast clients, as well as extremely cheap bandwidth pricing compared to our Vancouver location. &nbsp; We will be hosting the Vancouver Co-Op Radio archives from this location, as well as any customers who require bandwidth that would be cost prohibitive in Vancouver.</p>

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