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Press Release -- March 12th, 2014
Source: Telx Group
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Staminus Establishes Presence in Telx’s 60 Hudson Street Data Center in New York

Leading DDOS Mitigation Service Provider Expands Reach in the New York City Metro Area with Telx

New York, NY (March  12, 2014)Telx®, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, cloud enablement services and data center solutions, today announced that Staminus Communications, a leading global DDoS mitigation provider, has established a presence at Telx’s NYC1, a 148,000 square foot data center located at 60 Hudson Street in downtown New York City. Telx recently announced an expansion in NYC1 and the company serves as the largest colocation operator in the building.

Staminus currently operates in Telx’s NYC2, a 100,000 square foot  data center at 111 8th Avenue in New York City and Telx’s ATL1, a 160,000 square foot data center located at 56 Marietta Street in downtown Atlanta.

Staminus’ strategic expansion in Telx’s Hudson Street data center further strengthens center further strengthens Staminus’ DDoS security service capabilities in the greater New York City metro area. Telx’s NYC1 leverages a massive interconnected regional business ecosystem via NYC2 (111 8th Ave), NYC3 (32 Ave of the Americas), NJR1 and the datacenters NJR2 and NJR3 on the gated Clifton Campus. As a result, businesses like Staminus have a robust ecosystem of prospective clients and the ability to reach hundreds of enterprises within the Telx marketplace.

Highlights of Telx’s NYC1 facility include:

  • Access to over 400 carriers, ISP’s and enterprise networks
  • Access to over 60 financial networks via financial ecosystems at 111 8th Avenue
  • Direct access to SFTI Network via 111 8th Avenue connectivity
  • Direct access to Telx’s Financial Business Exchange via 111 8th Avenue connectivity

"Telx’s robust ecosystem in multiple data centers across the New York metro area provides us with an opportunity to offer the latest in DDoS protected services for enterprise for enterprise, gaming and financial clients,” said Staminus co-founder, Matt Mahvi, “We are pleased to join Telx’s unique infrastructure as a service platform, Telx Marketplace. Telx’s Marketplace is an effective ecosystem for us to create mitigation services for new and potential customers and we are thrilled to have a consultative partner such as Telx to foster this type of multi-layered engagement.”

“Telx is pleased to expand our relationship with Staminus by establishing expanded services for them at our strategically located NYC1 data center in downtown New York City," said Ben Gonyea, VP of Product at Telx. “Staminus’ secured service options represent a continual need for enterprises and other businesses to stay ahead of the game and incorporate top-level infrastructure to meet the challenges of today’s business world. Telx is proud to partner with Staminus in expanding its New York City presence.”

About Staminus Communications

For the past 10 years, Staminus Communications has dedicated themselves to battling DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks through the use of all-inclusive global DDoS security platforms that provide clients with the highest level of protection. Staminus Communications’ products are designed in-house, from the ground up, to provide maximum protection against all DDoS attacks.

About Telx

Telx is a leading provider of interconnection and data center services in strategic, high-demand North American markets. With 20 datacenters supported by 100% Uptime SLAs and 24 Hour Cross Connect guarantees, 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 1,200+ clients, including leading telecommunications carriers, ISPs, cloud providers, content providers and enterprises. Telx is a privately held company headquartered in New York City, servicing 13 US markets with six facilities across the New York / New Jersey Metro area, two facilities in Chicago, two facilities in Dallas, four facilities in California (Los Angeles, San Francisco, and two in Santa Clara), two Pacific Northwest facilities (Seattle and Portland), and facilities in Atlanta, Miami, Phoenix and Charlotte, N.C. For more information about Telx, visit: http://www.telx.com. Join us on Google+ at  https://plus.google.com/s/Telx Interconnection. Data Centers. Community™.

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