Data center is largest in Texas and home to company’s headquarters
Dallas, TX (June 7, 2013) –Global data center services provider CyrusOne (:CONE, news) is pleased to announce it has launched a virtual tour of its 640,000-square-foot Carrollton, Texas, data center on its website.
“Our Carrollton facility is one of the most energy-efficient data centers in the country, and the largest in the state of Texas,” said Kevin Timmons, chief technology officer, CyrusOne. “The virtual tour of the facility shows that we have the ultimate flexibility in square footage, power and cooling as needed by customers, and the highest levels of security—with seven layers of physical protection. Our Fortune 1000 customers cite 100 percent uptime, speed to market, and customer service as key attributes for choosing to do business with us.”
Located in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, CyrusOne’s Carrollton facility is home to the company’s headquarters. Six phases of colocation space are planned for this location. The first phase, at 47,000 square feet, was commissioned after just 14 weeks from the start of work. Carrollton is the company’s first Massively Modular® data center—an engineering approach that delivers industry-leading energy optimization and uses just-in-time inventory management to quickly and efficiently build data center space as customer demand requires it.
The Carrollton location has 60,000 square feet of Class A office space and customer amenities including a modern cafeteria and two-story recreation area. The entire facility is large enough to house six 747 airplanes, four football fields, a dozen space shuttles and two Washington Monuments.
Best-in-Class Facilities and Interconnectivity
CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data center colocation, engineering facilities with the highest power redundancy (2N architecture), and power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability. Earlier this year, CyrusOne launched its National Internet Exchange (IX) connecting its Phoenix, Ariz., facility to the first-ever statewide Texas IX the company established in Texas to connect all major sites in Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio.
The CyrusOne National IX enables customers to connect to their own enterprise-owned facilities and to third-party facilities to seamlessly engage the full ecosystem of business partners, content providers, networks, carriers, Internet service providers, and Ethernet buyers and sellers within a single metro area, between cities, and across regions. As a result, customers have the opportunity to drive additional revenue, reduce costs and improve their quality of service.
CyrusOne operates 24 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia that give customers the flexibility and scale to perfectly match their specific growth needs. The company is renowned for exceptional service and for building enduring customer relationships and high customer satisfaction levels. Customers include nine of the global Fortune 20 companies and more than 100 of the Fortune 1000.
CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for more than 500 customers, including nine of the global Fortune 20 and more than 100 of the Fortune 1000 companies.
CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise customers require and are delivered through a tailored, customer service-focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s Internet interconnection platform provides robust connectivity options for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its 24 data centers worldwide.
|Mindy Miller or Lisa McLaughlin
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