1250 Rene Levesque Data Center and Meet-Me-Room to Include Beanfield Network
Montreal, Quebec – December 20, 2011 – Cologix™, a network neutral interconnection and colocation company, announced today that it has expanded its customer relationship with Beanfield Metroconnect, a privately held, Canadian-owned company that owns and operates the largest private fibre-optic network throughout downtown Toronto. Beanfield is an existing Cologix customer in Toronto and is now deploying network equipment within Cologix’s 1250 Rene Levesque data center and making its services available via Cologix’s Meet-Me-Room.
“We are excited to extend our network into Montreal. It was obvious that the Cologix facility at 1250 Rene Levesque is the only location where all the networks in Montreal meet and, therefore, provides us the best on ramp to our network,” stated Chris Amendola, Chief Operating Officer, Beanfield Metroconnect. “We have had a positive experience with Cologix’s Standard Connections services in Toronto and are looking forward to expanding our relationship.”
Cologix is Montreal’s leading network neutral provider, operating the only carrier hotel at 1250 Rene Levesque. Montreal customers are supported by 80,000 square feet of data center footprint in the city. Cologix provides customers access to over 70 networks, through its Meet-Me-Room, and offers direct connectivity to the Montreal International Internet Exchange (MIIX).
“Beanfield Metroconnect owns and operates an extensive metro area fibre network throughout Toronto and they have a proven track record in the industry for innovation and customer service,” said Sean Maskell, President, Cologix Canada. “We value our existing relationship with Beanfield Metroconnect in Toronto and are delighted to welcome them to Montreal and introduce them to the network buyers in Quebec.”
About Cologix, Inc.
Cologix, Inc. is a network neutral interconnection and colocation company headquartered in Denver, Colorado, that provides massively scalable interconnection services and secure, reliable colocation services in densely connected, strategically located facilities. With more than 200 network choices and nine prime interconnection locations, Cologix currently serves more than 400 carrier, media, financial services and enterprise customers. The company’s experienced team of communications infrastructure professionals is committed to providing its customers the highest standard of local customer support.
For more information about Cologix, please visit the company’s website at http://www.cologix.com/en/markets/montreal
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