AMSTERDAM & LONDON – 28th January 2015 – INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE:INXN, news), a leading provider of carrier and cloud-neutral colocation data centre services in Europe, today announced that its customers can build private connections to Office 365 via Azure ExpressRoute through Interxion’s Cloud Connect platform.
As more business critical applications move to the cloud, organisations are increasingly looking for the best way to securely connect to the cloud providers services, backed up with the performance and uptime SLAs their business needs.
Azure ExpressRoute for Office 365 enables organisations to establish a private, managed network connection to Office 365 enabling them to bypass the Internet and experience a more predictable network performance, with a SLA for guaranteed availability and additional data privacy.
Organisations can now access ExpressRoute for Office 365 via Interxion’sCloud Connect platform, a bespoke cloud access service which allows customers to build and manage private, high-performance and security-enhanced connections to multiple clouds through a single connection. Cloud Connect is a highly scalable, fast and cost-effective way to create hybrid, multi-cloud IT environments and to move business critical workloads and latency sensitive applications to the public cloud.
Vincent in ’t Veld, Director of Cloud Segment, Interxion commented, “This announcement is further evidence of our focus on providing the ideal environment for IT service providers and enterprises to build and operate their hybrid solutions. Today’s organisations are looking to benefit from the agility and scalability of cloud services, but at the same time demanding business grade performance. This announcement enables them to access all the benefits of Office 365, but with the latency and security requirements their business needs.”
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Interxion (NYSE: INXN) is a leading provider of carrier and cloud-neutral colocation data centre services in Europe, serving a wide range of customers through 40 data centres in 11 European countries. Interxion’s uniformly designed, energy efficient data centres offer customers extensive security and uptime for their mission-critical applications.
With over 500 connectivity providers, 20 European Internet exchanges, and most leading cloud and digital media platforms across its footprint, Interxion has created connectivity, cloud, content and finance hubs that foster growing customer communities of interest. For more information, please visitwww.interxion.com.