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Press Release -- September 22nd, 2016
Source: CoreSite
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MICROSOFT AZURE EXPRESSROUTE EXPANDS CLOUD CONNECTIVITY TO CORESITE’S NEW YORK DATA CENTER CAMPUS

Denver, CO—September 22, 2016—CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR, news, filings), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnectionsolutions across the U.S., today announced the availability of direct, private connectivity into Microsoft Azure via ExpressRoute from CoreSite's New York data center campus. Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute connectivity is now available in two of CoreSite's markets, including the deployment of Azure ExpressRoute in CoreSite's Los Angeles data center campus in 2015.

CoreSite customers in New York may now connect directly to Microsoft Azure via the CoreSite Open Cloud Exchange, which provides private, security-enhanced virtual connections and on-demand provisioning. The integration of Azure ExpressRoute and the CoreSite Open Cloud Exchange provides customers with a dedicated and reliable high-performance connectivity solution.

With direct connectivity to Microsoft Azure via ExpressRoute, CoreSite customers in New York and Los Angeles can establish secure, high-performance connectivity to Microsoft Azure over a reliable enterprise-grade network. Microsoft Azure is a growing collection of integrated cloud services, including analytics, computing, database, mobile, networking, storage and web.

"With the expansion of direct connectivity to Microsoft Azure in our New York data center campus, we are providing our customers with access to a leading cloud provider via direct, private connections that bypass the public Internet, offering more reliability, faster speeds, lower latencies and higher security than typical Internet connections," said Brian Warren, SVP of Engineering and Product at CoreSite. "At CoreSite, our goal is to provide our customers with easy and flexible solutions to integrate their existing architecture with public and private cloud services."

With more than 280,000 square feet of space for scalable colocation deployments, CoreSite's network-dense, cloud-enabled New York data center campus, consists of itsManhattan (NY1) and Secaucus, New Jersey (NY2) data centers. CoreSite's New York campus represents one of the best-connected and most scalable offerings on the Eastern Seaboard, supporting the operations of mission-critical data and IT infrastructure. The presence of over 45 carriers enables interconnection, network resiliency and low-latency metro connectivity.

ABOUT CORESITE

CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) delivers secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions to a growing customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. More than 900 of the world’s leading enterprises, network operators, cloud providers, and supporting service providers choose CoreSite to connect, protect and optimize their performance-sensitive data, applications and computing workloads. Our scalable, flexible solutions and 350+ dedicated employees consistently deliver unmatched data center options — all of which leads to a best-in-class customer experience and lasting relationships. For more information, visitwww.CoreSite.com.

CORESITE MEDIA CONTACT

Greer Aviv
VP, Investor Relations and Media/Public Relations
+1 303.405.1012
+1 866.777.CORE
greer.aviv@coresite.com

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS

This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Forward-looking statements relate to expectations, beliefs, projections, future plans and strategies, anticipated events or trends and similar expressions concerning matters that are not historical facts. In some cases, you can identify forward-looking statements by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "believes," "expects," "may," "will," "should," "seeks," "approximately," "intends," "plans," "pro forma," "estimates" or "anticipates" or the negative of these words and phrases or similar words or phrases that are predictions of or indicate future events or trends and that do not relate solely to historical matters. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties, assumptions and contingencies, many of which are beyond CoreSite's control, that may cause actual results to differ significantly from those expressed in any forward-looking statement. These risks include, without limitation: the geographic concentration of CoreSite's data centers in certain markets and any adverse developments in local economic conditions or the demand for data center space in these markets; fluctuations in interest rates and increased operating costs; difficulties in identifying properties to acquire and completing acquisitions; significant industry competition; CoreSite's failure to obtain necessary outside financing; CoreSite's failure to qualify or maintain its status as a REIT; financial market fluctuations; changes in real estate and zoning laws and increases in real property tax rates; and other factors affecting the real estate industry generally. All forward-looking statements reflect CoreSite's good faith beliefs, assumptions and expectations, but they are not guarantees of future performance. Furthermore, CoreSite disclaims any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement to reflect changes in underlying assumptions or factors, of new information, data or methods, future events or other changes. For a further discussion of these and other factors that could cause CoreSite's future results to differ materially from any forward-looking statements, see the section entitled "Risk Factors" in CoreSite's most recent annual report on Form 10-K, and other risks described in documents subsequently filed by CoreSite from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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