Leading Cloud and Managed Hosting Provider Chooses Telx Cloud Connection Center in 111 8th Ave. New York City, Leverages cloudXchange Community to Expand Customer Base for High Performance Hybrid Cloud Services
Cloud Computing Expo, New York, NY (June 7, 2011) – Telx®, a leading interconnection and data center provider in strategic North American markets, today announced that Voxel, a leading provider of hybrid cloud hosting and managed services, has joined the Telx cloudXchange. Voxel selected Telx’s secure, carrier-neutral Cloud Connection Center at 111 8th Ave. New York to expand its international service delivery footprint while maintaining high levels of network uptime and availability. The Telx cloudXchange community and Cloud Connection Centers are an innovative way for cloud service providers like Voxel to quickly and seamlessly connect their infrastructures to Enterprise end users, leveraging Service Level Agreements (SLAs) to ensure IaaS and application uptime. By joining the Telx cloudXchange, Voxel can now directly offer Telx’s customers at the 111 8th Ave. Cloud Connection Center direct access to its industry-leading cloud solutions, including the popular VoxCLOUD offering, backed by Telx’s Private Interconnect service activation capabilities of less than 24 hours and an availability of 99.999 percent.
“We are very excited about our strategic partnership with Telx. Telx has been a respected name in the interconnection and colocation space for a long time, and we look forward to working with them on scalable web hosting and cloud opportunities,” Said Stephen Callahan, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Voxel. “By integrating into the Telx Cloud Connection Center, we can quickly and cost-effectively offer onramp connections in additional markets, increase connectivity performance and bring our cloud services closer to the end-user networks for the best Quality of Experience available.”
The Telx cloudXchange community and Cloud Connection Centers streamline the delivery of cloud services, enabling cloud providers to build distributed, hybrid clouds using private connectivity options. Telx offers cloud and managed hosting providers industry-leading support services, with private connectivity backed by SLAs, so providers have a direct, private connection instead of fighting for bandwidth on the unpredictable public Internet. With Telx’s strategic locations in 15 key U.S. cities, providers can locate these hybrid clouds in densely populated centers where the most customers are, reducing the time and cost of market entry. Providers can also scale up as cloud computing evolves, and choose the best carrier based on latency and switch easily if requirements change.
“Telx created the cloudXchange community and Cloud Connection Centers to give our cloud service provider customers the ability to deliver reliable, responsive, “on-premise” solutions,” said Darryl Brown, Director of Cloud, SaaS and Media for Telx. “Our Cloud Connection Center in New York City offers Voxel SLA-ensured proximity, latency, speed, scalability and the flexibility to leverage a broad range of connectivity options. By joining the cloudXchange, a vast ecosystem of hundreds of networks, Voxel can easily meet the demands of its enterprise customers by delivering hybrid cloud solutions that securely interconnect public and private clouds with ‘on-premise’ quality enterprise applications and data.”
Telx and Voxel are sponsors of the Cloud Computing Expo, June 6-9 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. For more information about the value of Telx’s cloudXchange and Cloud Connection Centers, stop by Cloud Expo show booth 232. For more information about Voxel’s Infrastructure offerings, stop by Cloud Expo show booth 341.
About Voxel dot Net Inc.
Voxel (http://www.voxel.net) delivers high-performance Internet infrastructure that is scalable, fully-supported and cost-effective. The company offers industry leading hosting services via VoxSTRUCTURE, its open Infrastructure automation platform, and its unique Universal Transfer bandwidth aggregation model. Services include on-demand physical and virtual cloud servers, the VoxCAST Global Content Delivery Network (CDN), and a full suite of Managed Services for complex hosting deployments. The company is headquartered in New York City and maintains strategic global hosting and network points of presence across the globe.
Telx is a leading provider of interconnection and data center 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 a community of the industry’s highest performance networks and access to 900+ customers, including leading telecommunications carriers, ISPs, cloud providers, 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. Become a fan of Telx on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/telxgroup.