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Press Release -- December 7th, 2016
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CLOUDFLARE CHOOSES 365 DATA CENTERS TO SUPPORT EXPANSION OF ITS SUITE OF INTERNET SERVICES

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 365 Data Centers, one of the top U.S. colocation providers by market presence, today announced a partnership with Cloudflare to support its expansion into Tampa, Nashville, Pittsburgh and Detroit, which will improve website performance and security for Cloudflare's global customer base.

Cloudflare, the leading web performance and security company, adds more than 10,000 new customers every day and both protects and improves the performance of more than four million customers.  The company has mitigated some of the largest Distributed-Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks ever recorded and its Content Delivery Network (CDN) is built on proprietary technology that makes it simple and inexpensive to deploy, making it the fastest growing network in the world.

365 Data Centers has 13 carrier neutral facilities to enable faster delivery of content to end users in tier one and tier two markets.  Each and every one of their locations is certified compliant with HIPAA, PCI DSS, SSAE 16, SOC 2 and ISAE 3402.

"Working with providers like 365 Data Centers helps make performance and security that much easier for our four million customers," said Nitin Rao, head of infrastructure strategy at Cloudflare. "365 Data Centers is a carrier-neutral edge data center provider that will connect us to the last mile providers and Internet Exchanges. Cloudflare is committed to growing its low cost CDN and security services, and collocating with edge data center providers like 365 Data Centers.  Connecting to the last mile providers and Internet Exchanges located there is one of the ways we keep our costs low.  We are thrilled to be launching this partnership with 365 Data Centers because it is carrier neutral data centers that help us deliver on that commitment."

"There is tremendous synergy between 365 Data Centers edge colocation strategy and Cloudflare's strategy of deploying smaller footprints in carrier neutral data centers to expand its services," said John Scanlon, CEO of 365 Data Centers.  "Hosting Cloudflare in our edge data centers will improve user experience for our customers and millions more across the globe."

About 365 Data Centers
365 Data Centers is the leading data center solutions provider for cloud, content, carriers and enterprises in tier 2 markets. We operate 13 U.S. data centers and help hundreds of businesses to improve user experience, reduce cost and speed innovation by leveraging our secure, carrier-neutral and reliable edge colocation services. With 100% uptime and industry compliance, 365 ensures that mission-critical application infrastructure is highly available and conveniently accessible. 365 is a privately held company based in Emeryville, California. For more information, visit http://365datacenters.com.

About Cloudflare
Cloudflare, Inc. (www.cloudflare.com / @cloudflare) is on a mission to help build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world's largest networks that powers more than 10 trillion requests per month, which is nearly 10 percent of all Internet requests for more than 2.5 billion people worldwide. Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Websites powered by Cloudflare have all web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with each new site added. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks. Cloudflare was recognized by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer, named the Most Innovative Network & Internet Technology Company for two years running by the Wall Street Journal, and ranked among the world's 50 most innovative companies by Fast Company. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Cloudflare has offices in Austin, TX, Champaign, IL, Washington, DC, London, and Singapore.

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