Data Center and Interconnection Leader Increases 100 Delawanna Ave. Data Center Footprint to Accommodate Customer Growth across Various Vertical Markets
New York, NY (May 10, 2011) – Telx®, a leading interconnection and colocation provider in strategic North American markets, today announced that it is expanding the data center footprint of its world-class facility at 100 Delawanna Ave. in Clifton, New Jersey. The addition of a total of 15,000 square feet of capacity for financial institutions, media and content companies, service providers, cloud providers, pharmaceutical companies, legal, and Software as a Service (SaaS) providers allows Telx to meet increasing demand for colocation and interconnection services in the greater Metro New York/New Jersey area.
Telx’s Global Marketplace of customers continues to require connection-rich, strategically located data center space in New Jersey to support their high-availability networks and on-demand applications. The expansion at 100 Delawanna Ave. in Clifton opens up new opportunities for Telx customers in this key region of the Northeast, offering secure, direct access to SAS 70 Type II-compliant, raised-floor data center space with up to 200 Watts of power per square foot. This is the second expansion at this location since its grand opening in 2009, with a total of 50,000 square feet of space with an Uptime Institute-rated Tier 3+ design. The Clifton data center is also a prime connectivity location for the award-winning Telx Ethernet Exchange, enabling organizations across various vertical markets to improve communications and scale service delivery, while reducing the cost and complexity associated with adding new customers in geographically underserved areas.
“Telx’s industry-leading carrier density and interconnection services make our data center in Clifton a high-value destination facility,” said Eric Shepcaro, CEO of Telx. “We have been proactively adding square footage in New Jersey to give customers more room to grow and explore new opportunities. We are also finalizing plans for an even larger expansion in the NY/NJ metro area due to customer demand. We believe that New Jersey is one of the prime markets for colocation space across several industries, particularly financial services, legal, cloud computing, pharmaceuticals, and large enterprise.”
About 100 Delawanna Ave.
Telx’s data center at 100 Delawanna Avenue in Clifton, New Jersey is located 11 miles outside of New York City. This is a premier address for financial services colocation and interconnection services. The strategic location offers customers the ability to lease private cages and cabinets, with direct access to more than 400 carriers, business exchanges, and enterprises through a single cross-connection. This site is ideally suited for Financial Services, enterprise, media and entertainment and cloud computing customers looking for a location outside of New York City to host their business continuity/disaster recovery, storage back-up, or other networking applications. 100 Delawanna Ave. also provides access to Financial Exchange networks such as SFTI, BATS, ARCA, and others. Carrier customers looking to expand their presence in a NY Telx facility choose this location in order to reach more customers and optimize their network among several Points of Presence (PoPs). In addition, customers at this location have secure, direct access to the wide range of services provided by Telx customers located in its other NY/NJ locations, including 60 Hudson Street NYC, 111 8th Avenue NYC and 300 Boulevard East Weehawken, N.J.
Telx is a leading provider of interconnection, colocation and business exchange services in strategic, high demand North American markets. With 15 premier facilities, Telx increases speed to market and reduces connectivity costs by providing direct connections to the industry’s highest performance networks and access to 880+ customers, including leading telecommunications carriers, ISPs, content providers and enterprises. Telx is a privately held company headquartered in New York City with four facilities in the New York Metro area, two facilities in Chicago, two facilities in Dallas, three facilities in California, (Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Santa Clara) and facilities in Atlanta, Miami, Phoenix and Charlotte, N.C. For more information about Telx, visit www.telx.com. To become a fan of Telx on Facebook, go to http://www.facebook.com/Telxgroup.