Profile: J2 Global Inc (JCOM.OQ)
30 Sep 2016
j2 Global, Inc., incorporated on May 29, 2014, together with its subsidiaries, is a provider of Internet services. The Company operates through two segments: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media. Through its Business Cloud Services Division, the Company provides cloud services to businesses of all sizes, from individuals to enterprises, and licenses its intellectual property (IP) to third parties. In addition, the Business Cloud Services Division includes its j2 Cloud Connect business, which is primarily focused on its voice and fax products. The Company's Digital Media Division specializes in the technology and gaming markets, reaching in-market buyers and influencers in both the consumer and business-to-business space.
Business Cloud Services
The Company's eFax and MyFax online fax services enable users to receive faxes into their e-mail inboxes and to send faxes through the Internet. In addition to eFax, the Company offers online fax services under a range of alternative brands, including MyFax, eFax Plus, eFax Pro, eFax Corporate and eFax Developer. eVoice and Onebox provide its customers a virtual phone system. eVoice is a virtual phone system that provides small and medium-sized businesses on-demand voice communications services, featuring a toll-free or local company number, auto-attendant and menu tree. Onebox is a communications suite, which includes a virtual phone system, hosted e-mail, online fax, audio conferencing and Web conferencing.
The Company's KeepItSafe enables its customers to back up their data and dispose of tape or other physical systems. KeepItSafe provides online backup solutions for businesses. LiveDrive provides online backup with added file-sync features for professionals and individuals. SugarSync provides online file backup, synchronization and sharing of assets. LiveVault provides data backup and recovery services. Its FuseMail service provides its customers e-mail, archival and perimeter protection solutions, while Campaigner provides its customers e-mail marketing solutions. FuseMail offers hosted e-mail security, e-mail encryption and e-mail archival services to businesses. The services include hosted e-mail, VirusSMART virus scanning, CypherSMART encryption services, SpamSMART SPAM filtering and VaultSMART/PolicySMART archiving. CampaignerCRM provides customer relationship management solutions. Campaigner is an e-mail marketing service that enables businesses to create and send personalized one-to-one e-mail communications to subscribers and customers.
The Company categorizes its Business Cloud Services and solutions into two groups: number-based, which are services provided in whole or in part through a telephone number, and non-number-based, which are its other cloud services for business. The Company markets its Business Cloud Services offerings to a range business customers, including sole proprietors, small to medium-sized businesses and enterprises and government organizations. The Company's Business Cloud Services business operates multiple physical Points of Presence (POPs) around the world, a central data center in Los Angeles and several remote disaster recovery facilities. It connects its POPs to its central data centers through Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) using the Internet. The Company offer numbers covering various metropolitan areas in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada, and such other cities as Berlin, Hong Kong, Madrid, Manila, Mexico City, Milan, Paris, Rome, Singapore, Sydney, Taipei, Tokyo and Zurich.
The Company's Digital Media business segment consists of the Web properties and business operations of Ziff Davis. The Ziff Davis portfolio of Web properties, including PCMag.com, IGN.com, Speedtest.net, AskMen.com and TechBargains.com, features reviews of technology, gaming and men's lifestyle products and services; news and commentary related to these vertical markets; professional networking tools, targeted e-mails and white papers for information technology (IT) professionals; speed testing for Internet and mobile network connections, and online deals and discounts for consumers.
The Company's PCMag is an online resource for laboratory-based product reviews, technology news and buying guides. IGN.com is an online media and services company focused on gaming and entertainment. Speedtest.net allows consumers and businesses to test broadband connection speed and mobile network speed. Its desktop solutions test connections to the Internet, as well as on internal networks. Its mobile applications test cellular connections and wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) speeds. AskMen.com is an online source of information and advice focused on men's lifestyles. AskMen.com features the fashion, grooming, health, sports, fine living and finance elements. TechBargains.com offers deals and discounts on the Web. Its site curates up-to-the-minute deals and coupons from brands for electronics, hardware and software, among others. The Company sells online display and video advertising on its owned-and-operated Web properties and on third-party sites, as well as targeted advertising across the Internet through various unaffiliated third-party digital advertising networks.
The Company competes with CNET, PCWorld, TechTarget, AOL Tech, GameSpot, Yahoo, Facebook and Twitch.
J2 Global Inc
6922 Hollywood Blvd
LOS ANGELES CA 90028-6117