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Press Release -- October 25th, 2011
Source: Telx Group
Tags: Colocation, Datacenter

Telx And Colocation America Forge Channel Partnership

Colocation America is Now a Telx Master Agent, Certified to Offer Direct Access to Telx’s Low-Latency, Secure Connectivity and Colocation Services in Eight U.S. Markets

New York, NY – (October 25, 2011) – Telx®, a leading interconnection and data center provider in strategic North American markets, announced today that it has entered a non-exclusive channel partnership agreement with Colocation America, a leading West Coast data center operator. Under the terms of the channel partnership agreement, Telx has engaged Colocation America as a Master Agent, allowing the company to offer its customers carrier-neutral connectivity choice and colocation in any of Telx’s carrier neutral data centers in eight key U.S. cities.

“Colocation America is proud to be a channel partner with Telx, one of the fastest-growing interconnection and colocation companies in the U.S. today,” said Albert A. Ahdoot, Business Development Director at Colocation America. “We see great value in the fact that Telx is carrier-neutral, allowing our customers in North America to expand beyond their presence to other key cities and be one cross-connect away from a secure, direct connection to any of Telx’s 950 carriers, ISPs, media/content and enterprises within the Telx ecosystem. With Telx, our Master Agents can offer our customers the power of choice beyond our current data center footprint.”

The channel partnership agreement is also channel neutral, eliminating overlap with other Telx and Colocation America channel partners. This allows Telx sales executives to provide direct marketing and sales support to Colocation America agents, resulting in a higher close rate and a more collaborative channel relationship that benefits both companies.

“This powerful new alliance will help us grow our interconnection and colocation customer base nationwide, while helping Colocation America provide the most choice in connectivity to their customers who are looking to expand their presence in other cities, including New York City, Atlanta, Miami, Chicago and Dallas,” said Kirk Horton, VP of Channels for Telx. “This channel partnership will give Colocation America agents a competitive edge as they seek rapid market entry in key U.S. markets, giving their business communications customers the ability to choose from literally hundreds of providers while keeping connectivity costs low.”

About Colocation America
Established in 2000, Colocation America has grown to become one of the most reliable colocation hosting providers nationally. Based in Los Angeles, California, Colocation America was built from the ground up by professional engineers with a vision of delivering a fully integrated, trusted colocation server hosting services. With numerous data center locations in major U.S. cities, including 60 Hudson in New York and One Wilshire in Los Angeles, Colocation America can scale Internet connectivity to meet client needs. Colocation America has earned a reputation of excellence through dedicated client service by highly qualified technicians at its state-of-the-art datacenters.. For more information, visit and like Colocation America on facebook: It’s all about connections…

About Telx
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 950+ 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 Become a fan of Telx on Facebook at Interconnection. Data Centers. Community™.

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