HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - March 1, 2010) -  EdgeRoot (www.edgeroot.com), a leading Web hosting and IT solutions company located in Florida, today announced the launch of the EdgeRoot Cloud Storage solution, powered by the Mezeo Cloud Storage Platform. Developed by Mezeo Software (www.mezeo.com), the Mezeo Cloud Storage Platform is the leading Web Services API-based cloud storage platform. 

"We selected the Mezeo Cloud Storage Platform following a thorough evaluation of numerous cloud storage options, said EdgeRoot Chief Executive Officer Shoonold Jadis. "Mezeo has a proven track record in the market, and a complete solution that includes REST APIs that allow us to customize our offering to be more competitive. Cloud storage reduces complexity for our customers, providing an affordable, easy way to store and share their files. They can securely access files anywhere or anytime, which is important in today's fast paced world," said Jadis.

The EdgeRoot Cloud Storage solution is hosted by the US-based Mezolink, Mezeo Premier Hosting Provider. "Cloud storage will offer EdgeRoot customers an affordable and convenient solution for storing and sharing their files from desktop, web or smartphone," said Mezolink President Aaron Wagener. "It is storage made easy for the personal user or business user, and best of all they only pay for what they use."

EdgeRoot Cloud Storage is a natural extension of EdgeRoot's current portfolio of services. With the Mezeo Cloud Storage Platform, Edgeroot Cloud Storage offers advanced file sharing and collaboration and true anywhere access to stored files via Windows desktop, Web browser, as well as BlackBerry® and iPhone smartphone clients. EdgeRoot customers can store and access data in the cloud with the assurance that their data is protected with SSL encryption of transmitted files and 256-bit AES encryption for stored files.

"Mezeo welcomes EdgeRoot to our Service Provider Alliance program, and we are proud to enable EdgeRoot to quickly and cost effectively deploy its cloud storage offering and monetize storage as a service," said Mezeo President and Chief Executive Officer Steve Lesem. "EdgeRoot is a great example of an IT Service Provider that recognizes the importance of delivering a complete data management and storage solution for SMEs, professional service firms, colleges, students and families."

To sign up for EdgeRoot Cloud Storage, visit www.edgeroot.net.

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About EdgeRoot

Based in Davenport, Fla., EdgeRoot is a Web Hosting and IT Solutions company that provides web hosting, domain names and dedicated server solutions. EdgeRoot offers affordable solutions, without sacrificing reliability or performance. EdgeRoot's solutions are used by enterprise, developer and individual customers. For more information, visit www.edgeroot.net

About Mezeo Software

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Mezeo is the industry's leading provider of a deployable platform for cloud storage that enables IT Hosting providers, Managed Service Providers, SaaS Providers, and converged Telcos to immediately monetize Storage as a Service. Our Cloud Storage Platform offers secure file storage, advanced file sharing and collaboration, content tagging and true anywhere access from an integrated Windows desktop, rich Web 2.0 browsers and iPhone and BlackBerry® native client access. Mezeo is easy to deploy, highly scalable and highly secure, with well designed APIs for platform extensibility. Mezeo was named in CRN's list of the 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Products and Top 25 Coolest Emerging Vendors of 2009. For more information about the Mezeo Cloud Storage Platform visit www.mezeo.com.

Contact Information:

Teri Ghiselin
Mezeo Software
p: 1.713.244.0870