CAIC Ensures Hurricane Preparedness Using Solutions Provided by Alpheus Communications

HOUSTON, September 23, 2010:  Commercial Alliance Insurance Company (CAIC), a specialty property and casualty company selects Alpheus’ SAS-70 certified Data Center facilities to ensure business continuity throughout the Hurricane season and beyond.

“Our customers and agents require continuing communication and service for policy and claims administration, our relationship with Alpheus will allow us to respond 24/7, even during those unexpected storms” said Luis R. Bordes, CAIC’s Chief Operating Officer.

Alpheus provides its customers with superior levels of reliability and security in our hardened data center environments, which is particularly important for businesses complying with Sarbanes-Oxley, HIPPA, or other compliance requirements,” said Francisco Maella, Alpheus’ Chief Operating Officer.

“We are excited to welcome our newest Data Center customer and Alpheus looks forward to providing CAIC a secure, redundant, SAS70 facility,” said Chip Robertson, Senior VP of Sales and Marketing for Alpheus.

For more information on what your company can do to better prepare for this year’s hurricane season please contact Chip Robertson at (713) 336-6500 or visit www.AlpheusCommunications.com.

About Alpheus Communications

Alpheus is a provider of telecommunications and data center services for enterprises and carriers. As the competitive fiber backbone for Metro Texas, Alpheus is in a unique position to supply resilient data center platforms as well as support services that help businesses harden and optimize their information technology. Alpheus serves enterprise customers in the Healthcare, Energy, Banking, IT and Legal fields.

As an optical network provider for backhaul, transport and outsourced fault management service, Alpheus is flexible, content neutral and responsive to customer needs.  It delivers metro transport to end-user buildings, cell sites, carrier hotels, microwave relay points, and Wi-Fi hotspots. Alpheus is a joint venture between Genesis Park, LP, a Houston-based private equity firm and El Paso Corporation, a Fortune 500 energy company.

About CAIC

Commercial Alliance Insurance Company (CAIC) is a Texas domiciled company that specializes in writing non-resident (Mexico), private passenger, commercial automobile, surety, Texas Non-subscriber insurance since 1998. During 2009, CAIC expanded its product offerings to include Personal Lines Insurance products, specifically Non-Standard Auto and Homeowners.  CAIC has assets of $25 million and is rated an A-(Excellent) by A.M. Best Company and is approved by the U.S. Department of Treasury (T-Listed) to act as surety on Federal Projects.