Toronto, ON – August 20, 2013 – Cologix™, a network neutral interconnection and data center company, announced today that Fibrenoire, a telecommunications company specializing exclusively in fibre optic connectivity services for businesses in Quebec and Ontario is deploying a fibre Point-of-Presence (PoP) into Cologix’s new state-of-the-art data centre at 905 King Street West in downtown Toronto in order to meet customer demand.
Fibrenoire specializes exclusively in fibre optic Internet connections and fibre optic private network services for companies in Quebec and Ontario. “Fibrenoire provides the fastest and most reliable Internet and private network connectivity services in the industry and it’s important for us to have PoP’s in the key carrier hotels in Montreal and Toronto which are vital markets for us,” said Rémi Fournier, VP Sales & Engineering at Fibrenoire. “Cologix’s new 905 King Street data centre is a strategic location for us as it is an obvious on-ramp to meet immediate customer demand in downtown Toronto and provides us a scalable, redundant option for future growth. We have trusted Cologix for a long time and look forward to continuing our strong relationship.”
Cologix provides network neutral interconnection and colocation services in highly strategic and densely connected facilities. Cologix is the largest network neutral interconnection provider, and one of the largest colocation providers in Canada with a leading presence in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. Cologix enables customers to grow their networks rapidly and cost-effectively by delivering flexible space, reliable power, and dense connectivity to customers in the carrier, content delivery, media, financial services and enterprise communities.
“We continue to see strong demand from carriers in downtown Toronto. Fibrenoire’s deployment in our 905 King data centre validates the site as a strategic interconnection point for carriers to on-ramp customers,” stated Sean Maskell, President, Cologix Canada. “Cologix’s is proud to have a long-standing relationship with Fibrenoire and we look forward to continuing to support their expanding network for years to come.”
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 in Dallas, Minneapolis, Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver. With more than 330 network choices and fourteen prime interconnection locations, Cologix currently serves over 550 carrier, managed services, cloud, media, content, 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. www.cologix.com.
Founded in 2007, FIBRENOIRE is a telecommunications company specializing exclusively in fiber optic connectivity services for businesses in Quebec and Ontario. FIBRENOIRE deploys and operates its own network of 100 million of fiber-meters in the metropolitan areas of Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City. The company provides internet, Ethernet, private IP MPLS, custom-built dark fiber and intra- and intercity wavelength transport services.
FIBRENOIRE serves more than 1200 companies of all sizes including several international carriers and internet service providers (ISP) operating in Canada. The company has fifty employees, with a head office in Montreal. For more information, please visit www.fibrenoire.ca.
For more information:
Julia Kendall – Cologix
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Marie-Hélène S. Porlier – Marketing Coordinator
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