Quazal Powers up with a New Data Center

Montreal, Canada (February 6th, 2008)– Quazal, makers of the award-winning Net-Z, Rendez-Vous and Spark! online multiplayer middleware today announced the successful implementation of their new data center.

Working in conjunction with Canix, a leading provider of co-location hosting solutions, Quazal has now added a new data center to its infrastructure portfolio. The new facility, located in downtown Montreal, allows extensive growth as Quazal rapidly adds to the list of AAA games titles and top-tier publishers choosing to host their online gaming systems with Quazal.

“This new data center allows us to keep ahead of the huge demand for our Rendez-Vous lobby hosting services. Not only have we have added significantly to our network infrastructure but we have also invested heavily in IBM blade systems to deliver the kind of performance, redundancy and scalability that our rapidly expanding client base expects from the leading independent provider of multiplayer solutions”, said Cyrille Delaunay, Hosting Manager at Quazal Technologies.

“Quazal is well-known for its high quality lobby hosting. We are proud to partner with them as they continue their rapid expansion in 2008. Our commitment to Quazal is to provide the best possible data center services and environment in the industry”, said Mr. Stéphane Côté President&CEO of Canix.

About Quazal

Quazal is the leading supplier of multiplayer middleware solutions for the entertainment industry. World-class publishers such as EA,Vivendi, Capcom, Eidos, Codemasters, THQ and Ubisoft are joining the ranks of dozens of studios and independent developers that use Quazal's products to propel today’s most successful multiplayer games. In 2000, Quazal revolutionized network programming by rendering obsolete the traditional packet/socket paradigm. Since then, Quazal’s offering now encompasses in-game network engines, hosted game lobbies and technical services. Quazal's products are currently available for "PlayStation®2", "PSP™"("PlayStation®Portable), "PLAYSTATION®3", Xbox®, Xbox 360™, Windows®, Mac OS X, and Linux. For more information and demonstrations, visit http://www.quazal.com.

About Canix

Canix is a leading Neutral Co-location data center infrastructure provider delivering highly scalable co-location solutions. Since its inception in 2003, the company has grown nationally and internationally to include 17 network points of presence and data centers, all connected by Canix's world-class infrastructure. The company's headquarters are in Montreal, Canada. For more information please visit www.canix .ca.

*Quazal Net-Z, Quazal Rendez-Vous and Quazal Spark! are trademarks of Quazal Technologies, Inc.

All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Contact Information:

Mike Drummelsmith

Developer Relations Manager

Quazal Technologies Inc.


(514) 395-4646

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