Enterprise customers can directly connect to Google Cloud Platform through CoreSite's Any2Exchange® for Internet Peering
Denver, CO – May 9, 2016 – CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR, news, filings), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions across the U.S., today announced the availability of direct access to Google Cloud Platform via the CoreSite Any2Exchange® for Internet Peering.
Google Cloud Platform allows enterprises to build, test and deploy applications on Google’s highly-scalable and reliable infrastructure. This collaboration provides CoreSite customers with enterprise-grade connectivity to services such as Google Compute Engine, Google Cloud Storage, and Google BigQuery, with higher availability, lower latency and increased security than Internet connections. As a result, enterprises attain the secure, reliable, high-performance connections needed to operate hybrid- and multi-cloud solutions.
CoreSite customers will be able to connect directly to Google Cloud Platform via the CoreSite Any2Exchange in Chicago, Denver, and Los Angeles. Additionally, customers may access Google Cloud Platform from all of CoreSite’s markets via its network-rich ecosystem of providers or through its inter-site connectivity in select markets. CoreSite offers numerous inter-site connectivity options including lit transport solutions and dedicated dark fiber.
CoreSite’s Any2Exchange is the second-largest Internet exchange in the United States and is the largest Internet exchange on the West Coast. With CoreSite’s Any2Exchange, customers can make secure, SLA-backed, low-latency connections over one port and at a variety of speeds (including 1Gbps, 10Gbps and 100Gbps) with direct peering to Google Cloud Platform. Customers connecting directly to Google Cloud Platform benefit from reduced congestion and routing issues, reduction in transit costs, lower latency and reduced complexity, all while having access to connect and peer with nearly 400 participating members.
“CoreSite is pleased to announce the availability of direct peering to Google Cloud Platform via our Any2Exchange, providing our customers with a dedicated, flexible and high-performance solution to optimize their evolving cloud and connectivity requirements,” said Brian Warren, senior vice president of engineering and product at CoreSite.
CoreSite’s U.S. platform provides direct access to over 550 leading network, cloud and IT providers, providing a secure, reliable, and cost-efficient environment to streamlinehybrid and multi-cloud architectures.
CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) delivers secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions to a growing customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. More than 900 of the world’s leading enterprises, network operators, cloud providers, and supporting service providers choose CoreSite to connect, protect and optimize their performance-sensitive data, applications and computing workloads. Our scalable, flexible solutions and 350+ dedicated employees consistently deliver unmatched data center options — all of which leads to a best-in-class customer experience and lasting relationships. For more information, visitwww.CoreSite.com.
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