Macquarie Telecom (ASX: MAQ) has upgraded its earnings guidance for the full year ended 30 June 2010, largely on the strength of its hosting business that is on track to account for more than 50 percent of EBITDA.
Macquarie Telecom has signed a three year outsourcing deal with Queensland construction and project management group, Matrix, to manage and host the company’s full corporate IT suite and provide fully redundant internet and voice services underpinned by a full SAN storage and managed back-up capability.
Macquarie Telecom (ASX: MAQ), has lifted profits for the half year ending 31 December 2011 by 13.8 percent from the previous corresponding period to $11.1m and "a record EBITDA result" of $21.1m on revenues of $112.2m, down slightly on the previous corresponding period.
Australian hosting centre operator Macquarie Telecom has commissioned an international law firm to explore the legal problems that can encountered by using global cloud computing services that require sensitive data to be stored in the US, and elsewhere outside Australia.
Macquarie Telecom division, Macquarie Hosting, has signed a three-year deal with secure ecommerce and ebusiness solutions vendor, eCorner, to manage the company’s entire IT infrastructure and ensure PCI compliant online transactions for its customers.
Construction of Macquarie Telecoms’ new Sydney data centre is well underway with the $60 million facility now expected to open for business early next year, and with the company already in the hunt for tenants.