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VerticPortals Selects NaviSite’s Managed Dedicated Servers for New Mariah Carey Campaign

March 05
21:40 2009

Web Hosting NewsANDOVER, Mass. – NaviSite, Inc. (“NaviSite”), a leading provider of Enterprise Hosting and Application Services, today announced that VerticPortals, a comprehensive digital ad agency, has selected NaviSite to provide and manage its dedicated servers for their new Mariah Carey media effort for Sony BMG. NaviSite was selected due to its reputation for providing secure, reliable, and always available high performance servers.

VerticPortals provides media solutions to some of the world’s most prominent brands and entertainment companies. As they increase their worldwide presence by expanding into the United States, it was vital to select a trusted IT partner who can deliver a solution that is provisioned quickly, provides unquestioned reliability and can handle an immense amount of traffic. The website,, lets fans sample some of Mariah’s most famous ballads, record songs, send e-cards and watch popular Mariah videos. The site is highly interactive and supports multiple marketing efforts for Mariah’s new CD, “Mariah: The Ballads”.

“VerticPortals is a company full of IT savvy professionals,” said Laurence Lipworth, Head of Sales and Business Development for VerticPortals. “We are familiar with hosting and understand the factors that drive vendor selection. We were very satisfied with NaviSite’s experience and ability to deliver all aspects of our hosting infrastructure needs. When you market brands such as Microsoft and Sony, you simply cannot choose a partner that is not a leading provider of hosting services to businesses of all sizes.”

VerticPortals has selected multiple servers to handle their needs and deliver a quality experience, including a Managed Windows Server running Windows Server 2008 and IIS 7.0 and a CENTOS server. VerticPortals benefits from NaviSite’s flexible dedicated hosting packages and servers that support Intel Quad Core Xeon CPUs (5410 and 5420) and robust SATA and SAS drives. VerticPortals’ unique client specific solutions demand a managed dedicated hosting provider like NaviSite to meet both infrastructure and budget requirements.

“Modern day design agencies like VerticPortals need a provider who helps to extend the reliability and value that is part of their core offering,” said Sumeet Sabharwal, Senior Vice President of Dedicated Hosting.” NaviSite allows companies with very demanding IT needs to focus on their project launches, knowing that their managed hosting deployments will be quick, smooth and reliable. Our managed dedicated hosting solutions can be counted on to deliver in the most demanding business environments.”

NaviSite’s dedicated server solutions feature the latest technology, including dedicated servers with full server monitoring and management, Intel® Quad-Core CPUs, and a choice of operating systems including Red Hat®, CentOS, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 or 2003®. Advanced options include virtual dedicated servers (VDS), shared and dedicated Cisco® firewalls, shared and dedicated load balancers, managed backup, SAN and NAS storage.

About VerticPortals
VerticPortals is a digital ad agency that provides comprehensive media solutions to some of the top companies in the world. VerticPortals’ award winning solutions are based on their unique ability to blend the core competencies of strategy, story telling, creativity, interactive design and in-depth understanding of content creation in pursuit of tangible business results. For more information, go to

About NaviSite
NaviSite is a leading provider of enterprise hosting and application solutions. Over 1,500 customers depend on NaviSite for managed application services, application development, implementation and management on its web infrastructure platforms in 16 state-of-the-art data centers supported by more than 650 professionals. NaviSite provides customized and scalable solutions leveraging its broad range of application development capabilities, packaged software implementation expertise, deep portfolio of best in class technologies, and a full suite of web-hosting and internet infrastructure options.

NaviSite Dedicated Hosting Business focuses on providing hosting solutions to small and mid size businesses leveraging NaviSite expertise in serving its Enterprise customers. The solutions offered includes powerful dedicated servers and virtual servers which are optimized for small and medium sized businesses technology needs and budgets and could be easily configured and ordered through, NaviSite’s dedicated hosting portal. For more information, please visit

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