How good prep and a bucket brigade kept Peer 1 online during Hurricane Sandy

Peer 1 Hosting’s small Manhattan-based staff, along with friends and customers, managed to keep the company’s generators at 75 Broad Street going with good-old fashioned brute labor. For two days they’ve hand-carried buckets of diesel fuel up 17 flights. Talk about above and beyond…

Check out This Beautiful Map of the Internet

Hosting provider Peer1 the Map of the Internet. Unlike cute maps showing sites or personal viewpoints this map illustrates what ISP is connected to what Internet Exchange or university network across a vast array of networks stretching around the word. And it’s pretty.