New York City – January 11, 2016 – RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for voice, data and video announces today that it has expanded its network into Telehouse’s data center located at 85 10th Avenue in New York City. This expansion enables RCN Business to offer its full suite of communications services, including Dedicated Internet Access (DIA), Hosted Voice, PRI/SIP Trunks, Video (HDTV), as well as Ethernet E-Line, E-LAN and dark fiber services to small, medium, and enterprise businesses colocated in the facility. The new connectivity options for Telehouse and RCN clients offer direct, private connectivity to hundreds of fiber lit buildings in New York City, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and Eastern Pennsylvania via the RCN network. As part of the deployment, RCN Business will establish dual entrances into the data center for added reliability and redundancy.
As the global leader for data centers, International Internet Exchanges, and managed IT services, Telehouse operates carrier-neutral data centers that are Tier III and IV, SSAE 16 compliant. Its facility located at 85 10th Avenue is a strategic location for many metropolitan enterprise businesses, with a focus on industries including digital media, technology, healthcare, and finance.
“New York City is a global technology hub and we’ve seen increased demand in the metro area for high-bandwidth, high-quality, network services,” states Michael Carrosquilla, SVP Commercial Services at RCN Business. “By extending our network into Telehouse’s technology-rich data center, it allows colocation customers and service providers in the facility the ability to tap into RCN’s robust telecommunications infrastructure, providing advanced solutions to meet their network and communications requirements. We look forward to a long relationship with Telehouse and working together to solve IT issues and helping our clients’ businesses continue to grow and flourish.”
“As a trusted carrier partner, RCN Business fosters our commitment to providing top-notch networking services in each of our carrier-neutral data centers,” comments Satoshi Adachi, VP of Sales and Marketing for Telehouse. “By colocating with Telehouse, customers can have direct access to the best telecommunication services and most reliable networks while protecting their critical information and ensuring their business is up and running under any circumstance.“
RCN Business’s wholly owned fiber-rich network ensures high-quality performance to support customers of all sizes for their data, voice and video communications. To learn more about RCN Business, visit rcn.com/business or call 1-877-726-7000.
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About RCN Business Services
RCN Business Service provides industry-leading high-speed Internet, voice, video and network solutions to businesses of all sizes. Delivered through a wholly-owned, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service, RCN Business serves businesses in Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, Lehigh Valley (PA), Washington, D.C., and New York City. RCN Business received the Metro Ethernet Forum’s CE 2.0 certification in the E-Line, E-LAN and E-Access categories in 2014.
RCN Business Media Contact:
Jaymie Scotto & Associates for RCN
866-695-3629 ext. 13
About TELEHOUSE America
A stable and trusted pioneer of carrier-neutral data center services, TELEHOUSE provides secure, power-protected environments, where clients house and operate their telecommunications and network resources. Among the many benefits of colocating with TELEHOUSE is the ability to connect to state-of-the-art peering exchanges in New York (NYIIX) and Los Angeles (LAIIX). Through Manage-E,TELEHOUSE provides a comprehensive suite of solutions -- from help desk and hardware support to managed IT infrastructure, security and compliance services -- all delivered by expert consulting and operations teams on a global scale and from one point-of-contact. Additionally, the global availability of 42 TELEHOUSE-branded data centers in 23 cities throughout Asia, Africa, North America and EMEA delivers continuous, cost-effective operation of network-dependent, IT infrastructure to businesses around the world. Please visit www.telehouse.com, or contact us to learn more about our Channel Partner program at firstname.lastname@example.org. Connect with TELEHOUSE on Twitter and LinkedIn.