JAX Meet Me Room Expands Cologix Platform to New Market with Emerging Interconnection Importance
Denver, Colo – September 16, 2013 – Cologixﾙ, a network neutral interconnection and data center company, announced today, the acquisition of the JAX Meet Me Room (JMMR) located in the carrier hotel at 421 W. Church Street. JMMR is the most densely connected data center in Jacksonville, Florida in the most important telecom building in the region. The acquisition bolsters Cologix’s platform by adding a strategic and scaled meet me room and data center in a market set to emerge as a key interconnection point in the Southeastern United States.
“The submarine cables slated to land in Jacksonville create an opportunity for networks to deliver traffic directly to South America without the additional cost, latency and hurricane risk that comes with traversing through Miami,” said Grant van Rooyen, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cologix. “We are pleased to bring the JAX Meet Me Room business and customers into the Cologix platform. We have already initiated plans to make significant incremental investments in this facility to enhance infrastructure and expand capacity to support new networks interested in establishing a presence in Jacksonville.”
The JAX Meet Me Room operates over 9,000 SQF in the 421 W. Church Street carrier hotel as well as the building meet me room. Among those who trust the JAX Meet Me Room are 20+ carriers and a range of financial, cloud and enterprise customers.
Cologix now operates 16 network neutral data centers in Dallas, Jacksonville, Minneapolis, Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver. With the JAX Meet Me Room acquisition, Cologix supports 600+ customers and offers 330+ network choices for its customers.
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, Jacksonville, Minneapolis, Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver. With more than 330 network choices and sixteen prime interconnection locations, Cologix currently serves over 600 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.
For more information about Cologix, please visit the company’s website at www.cologix.com.
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