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December 21, 1999 | RODNEY BOSCH
Sandpiper Networks in Thousand Oaks will provide Click Agents, a Delaware-based provider of Internet advertising solutions for ad agencies, with its Footprint content delivery service. Launched last year, the Footprint service speeds Web site performance up to 10 times by distributing content from a worldwide network of more than 400 servers, putting Web content closer to the consumer and shortening the delivery path. Sandpiper has deployed Footprint servers in more than 20 networks worldwide.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 21, 1999 | RODNEY BOSCH
Sandpiper Networks in Thousand Oaks will provide Click Agents, a Delaware-based provider of Internet advertising solutions for ad agencies, with its Footprint content delivery service. Launched last year, the Footprint service speeds Web site performance up to 10 times by distributing content from a worldwide network of more than 400 servers, putting Web content closer to the consumer and shortening the delivery path. Sandpiper has deployed Footprint servers in more than 20 networks worldwide.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 5, 1999 | BARBARA MURPHY
Sandpiper Networks in Thousand Oaks received an Investors' Choice award at Technologic Partners' fourth annual Internet Outlook Conference. The award recognizes Sandpiper as one of the 10 most promising privately held companies in the Internet market space. The award was based upon an evaluation of Sandpiper's business strategy by a panel of technology investors and more than 600 entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, money managers, investment bankers and industry executives.
BUSINESS
October 26, 1999 | KAREN KAPLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Sandpiper Networks of Thousand Oaks agreed to merge with Digital Island on Monday in a $1.1-billion stock deal to create a global computer network designed specifically for electronic commerce applications. Sandpiper's flagship Footprint service enables Web sites to bypass Internet traffic jams and distribute their content more efficiently over a private network of computers whose capacity is strictly controlled.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 23, 1999 | LEO SMITH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
More than 1 million computer users signed on to the same Internet Web site earlier this month to catch the live broadcast of the Victoria's Secret Spring Fashion Show in New York. The rush of log-ons illustrated at least two things: The general population will turn out in large numbers to see models showing off lingerie. And, as advanced as the Internet is, it is not equipped to handle such a high level of traffic.
BUSINESS
April 5, 1999 | KAREN KAPLAN
Sandpiper Networks will announce today that it has upgraded its Footprint service for distributing content efficiently on the Internet. Footprint will now be able to accommodate streaming music and video, so-called authenticated content that is available only to certain users, and Web pages that are generated on the fly, said Leo Spiegel, president and chief executive of the Westlake Village start-up.
BUSINESS
September 28, 1998 | KAREN KAPLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Westlake Village company is hoping to raise the speed limit on the World Wide Web with the release today of Footprint, a service aimed at helping Internet publishers distribute their content more efficiently over the increasingly congested network. Footprint is the first product from Sandpiper Networks, one of the Tech Coast's most talked-about start-ups.
BUSINESS
May 31, 1999 | KAREN KAPLAN
Sandpiper Networks' Footprint service for distributing Web pages efficiently over the Internet won two awards at this month's Network+Interop show in Las Vegas, including the prestigious "Best of the Best" honor. But those weren't the only awards bestowed on the Sandpiper family. Internet Dynamics Inc. won a Best of Show award in the e-commerce category for its Conclave Internet security product.
BUSINESS
September 15, 1998 | BARBARA MURPHY
Sandpiper Networks in Westlake Village, a provider of Internet distribution services to Web publishers, has put together its executive management team. The team will be led by Leo Spiegel, president and chief executive officer. He is joined by company co-founders Dave Farber as chief technology officer and Andrew Swart, vice president of engineering.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 2, 1999 | BARBARA MURPHY
Sandpiper Networks in Westlake Village has appointed Eric Shepcaro as the company's vice president of worldwide sales. In his position, Shepcaro will implement programs to aid the global roll-out of Sandpiper's Footprint service. Launched in the fall, Footprint is an Internet delivery service for Web publishers that is designed to recognize and respond to changes in network conditions, user demands and system loads. Shepcaro has more than 20 years of technical sales and marketing experience.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 5, 1999 | BARBARA MURPHY
Sandpiper Networks in Thousand Oaks received an Investors' Choice award at Technologic Partners' fourth annual Internet Outlook Conference. The award recognizes Sandpiper as one of the 10 most promising privately held companies in the Internet market space. The award was based upon an evaluation of Sandpiper's business strategy by a panel of technology investors and more than 600 entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, money managers, investment bankers and industry executives.
BUSINESS
May 31, 1999 | KAREN KAPLAN
Sandpiper Networks' Footprint service for distributing Web pages efficiently over the Internet won two awards at this month's Network+Interop show in Las Vegas, including the prestigious "Best of the Best" honor. But those weren't the only awards bestowed on the Sandpiper family. Internet Dynamics Inc. won a Best of Show award in the e-commerce category for its Conclave Internet security product.
BUSINESS
April 5, 1999 | KAREN KAPLAN
Sandpiper Networks will announce today that it has upgraded its Footprint service for distributing content efficiently on the Internet. Footprint will now be able to accommodate streaming music and video, so-called authenticated content that is available only to certain users, and Web pages that are generated on the fly, said Leo Spiegel, president and chief executive of the Westlake Village start-up.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 23, 1999 | LEO SMITH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
More than 1 million computer users signed on to the same Internet Web site earlier this month to catch the live broadcast of the Victoria's Secret Spring Fashion Show in New York. The rush of log-ons illustrated at least two things: The general population will turn out in large numbers to see models showing off lingerie. And, as advanced as the Internet is, it is not equipped to handle such a high level of traffic.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 2, 1999 | BARBARA MURPHY
Sandpiper Networks in Westlake Village has appointed Eric Shepcaro as the company's vice president of worldwide sales. In his position, Shepcaro will implement programs to aid the global roll-out of Sandpiper's Footprint service. Launched in the fall, Footprint is an Internet delivery service for Web publishers that is designed to recognize and respond to changes in network conditions, user demands and system loads. Shepcaro has more than 20 years of technical sales and marketing experience.
BUSINESS
October 20, 1998 | BARBARA MURPHY
Sandpiper Networks in Westlake Village has appointed Deborah Triant Rieman, chief executive officer and president of Check Point Software Technologies, to its executive board of directors. Officials said that Rieman, a leading authority on the Internet and enterprise security, has more than 17 years of experience in the software industry.
BUSINESS
October 26, 1999 | KAREN KAPLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Sandpiper Networks of Thousand Oaks agreed to merge with Digital Island on Monday in a $1.1-billion stock deal to create a global computer network designed specifically for electronic commerce applications. Sandpiper's flagship Footprint service enables Web sites to bypass Internet traffic jams and distribute their content more efficiently over a private network of computers whose capacity is strictly controlled.
BUSINESS
September 28, 1998 | KAREN KAPLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Westlake Village company is hoping to raise the speed limit on the World Wide Web with the release today of Footprint, a service aimed at helping Internet publishers distribute their content more efficiently over the increasingly congested network. Footprint is the first product from Sandpiper Networks, one of the Tech Coast's most talked-about start-ups.
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