Cloud Xchange Opens Doors For Premium Cloud Provider To Over 950 Telx Customers In 15 U.S. Data Centers
New York, NY (November 7, 2011) – Telx® today announced that Cirracore, a global provider of enterprise cloud hosting services, has joined the Telx Cloud Xchange. As a leading interconnection and data center provider in strategic North American markets, Telx is now providing Cirracore with the ability to quickly expand its service delivery footprint in the Atlanta area by offering Telx’s colocation customers direct, dedicated access to its Cirracloud™ turnkey hosted cloud solution. In addition the Atlanta expansion, as a Telx Cloud Xchange member, Cirracore immediately as access to market its services to Telx’s 950-plus base in nine major U.S. cities.
Cirracore offers enterprise cloud and private cloud hosting services to a broad range of industries, including healthcare and financial services. Its flagship offering, Cirracloud, is a vendor-neutral, customized solution that delivers optimized cloud server and storage uptime, high performance, security, control and flexibility in utility cloud computing, based on VMware architecture. Telx colocation customers have the ability to directly connect to Cirracore in Atlanta through a simple cross-connect. In addition to serving Atlanta, Cirracore is able to leverage Telx’s national footprint to expand into new markets and optimize the performance of cloud applications.
“As our customer base continues to grow, we find significant value in partnering with a trusted colocation and interconnection provider to contain costs and rapidly expand services in regions where demand is high,” explained Fred Tanzella, CEO of Cirracore. “Telx’s Cloud Connection Center in Atlanta offers the carrier density and dedicated interconnection capabilities that can help us power the cloud, while exposing us to a significant number of new business opportunities with their customer base.”
Telx offers cloud and managed hosting providers industry-leading support services, with private connectivity backed by SLAs, so providers like Cirracore 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 dedicated, public, private and hybrid clouds in densely populated centers where the most customers are, improving end-user quality of experience while 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 is proud to add Cirracore to our rapidly increasing Cloud Xchange community in Atlanta. This purpose-built community helps providers deliver the networking and security solutions their customers need, utilizing Telx’s reliable solutions backed by our own service level agreements (SLAs),” said Eric Shepcaro, CEO of Telx. “Our Cloud Connection Centers offer the proximity, low latency and flexibility required to optimize Cirracore’s innovative mix of hosting and cloud services, securely and cost-effectively.”
Telx will showcase the Cloud Xchange live at the 2011 Cloud Computing Expo, Nov. 7-10 in Santa Clara, California. For more information, please contact Telx via email at: Telxevents@telx.com .
Cirracore is a global provider of managed public, private, and hybrid cloud solutions, managed hosting, and high-density computing services for mission critical applications that allow enterprises to scale operations while reducing costs and IT infrastructure support. Cirracore’s solutions are carrier-neutral allowing enterprises to take advantage of existing contracts with carriers anywhere in the world. For more information, please visit http://www.cirracore.com.
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 www.telx.com. Become a fan of Telx on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/telxgroup. Interconnection. Data Centers. Community™.