Liquid Web Inc Breaks 100 Employee Mark With Revenue Growth Over 60%
The launch of DataCenter2 propelled Liquid Web to another recording breaking year.
Liquid Web, Michigan's premier web hosting and data center company, continued its astounding growth rate in 2007 by more than doubling its head count and growing revenues by more than 60% year over year. For the past 12 months, Liquid Web has consistently broken its own monthly revenue records - a trend that looks to continue well into 2008.
With currently 107 employed, Liquid Web has been hiring highly skilled engineers at an incredible rate - on average adding 10-12 employees every month. Liquid Web has hired and trained more than 70 new Heroic Support® Engineers in 2007 to support their rapidly expanding global client base. Liquid Web has also added several notable Lansing area clients in 2007 including TechSmith Corporation, Neogen Corporation and Granger Construction. Liquid Web was proud to have its growth recognized by Inc. Magazine's 2007 fastest growing companies list.
In September of 2007, Liquid Web completed the first of three phases in DataCenter2. Liquid Web has added over 30 tons of new redundant power equipment to greatly enhance total building resiliency as well as support Phase 2 of the DC2 build out. Liquid Web also added an additional Kohler 1 megawatt generator, Kohler generator paralleling gear, an additional Powerware parallel redundant UPS systems, additional Powerware PDU's, and Liebert CRAC units. DataCenter2 is designed with N+1 redundancy for UPS battery backup, generator power facilities, cooling equipment, and all major networking components. This configuration ensures that Liquid Web client's websites are available 24-7-365 regardless of the infrastructure or environmental conditions of Lansing, Michigan.
Unmatched Heroic SupportLiquid Web has established a world class Heroic Support team that is professionally educated and available on site at each data center 24 hours per day. There are currently over 150 Heroic Support engineers. This includes a dedicated Sonar Monitoring division that monitors and pro-actively responds to, and corrects, any issue that is identified. This includes network, hardware, infrastructure and application level errors. Heroic Support allows our customers to rest easy knowing their web sites are in good hands. ... read more
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