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Press Release -- May 16th, 2017
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Wilcon Launches Rapid Connect Service to Meet Demand for Quick, Cost-Effective Turn-up of Network Infrastructure

Enables fast deployments of bundled space, power and internet connectivity in just 10 business days

LOS ANGELES, CA – May 15, 2017 – Wilcon, the premier West Coast provider of best-in-class fiber optic and data center infrastructure, announces the launch of its new Rapid Connect service, offering carriers, service providers and cloud startups a seamless, cost-effective and fast way to establish network infrastructure in as few as ten business days. Rapid Connect allows global organizations a scalable way to jumpstart their operations in the U.S. by leveraging Wilcon’s state-of-the-art colocation at the largest interconnection point on the West Coast, along with power and reliable internet service – all bundled into flexible packages.

“Wilcon is seeing a huge demand from carriers, cloud and service providers in the Asia Pacific region that require a seamless, cost-effective way to fast-track their U.S. presence,” comments Will Frederickson, SVP of Sales and Marketing for Wilcon. “By starting small and scaling with Wilcon’s flexible space, power, and connectivity services, Rapid Connect is a savvy way for cloud startups to power their business and scale up as their company grows. With Wilcon’s dense network coupled with our combination of carrier-grade lit network services and dark fiber connectivity, the possibilities for clients to extend services are endless.”

Wilcon’s Rapid Connect service allows organizations to:

  • Scale with flexible space (½ cabinet, full rack, custom-sized cages), power and connectivity services from 10Mbps to 100Gig
  • Rapidly connect within one of Wilcon’s three data centers strategically located in downtown LA at 624 South Grand Avenue (One Wilshire Building), 530 West 6th St. and 609 West 7th St.
  • Directly connect to AWS and other cloud service providers
  • Rely on Wilcon’s award-winning, on-site technical support team, remote hands options and carrier-grade proactive monitoring

With access to over 300 global networks and secure cloud infrastructure on-ramps, Wilcon’s downtown LA data centers are connected over its fiber network to every major data center and interconnection facility in Southern California. Wilcon customers also have access to over 1400 on-net buildings and more than 22,000 near-net buildings, which include content distribution hubs and media and broadcast distribution centers.

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About Wilcon

Wilcon is the premier West Coast provider of best-in-class fiber optic and data center infrastructure solutions helping to enable the digital future of its customers. As one of the largest fiber optic networks in Southern California, Wilcon offers vast reach and diverse routes connecting major data centers, enterprise locations and wireless communications sites, as well as the most dense fiber and interconnection infrastructure in downtown Los Angeles. Wilcon delivers in Southern California dark fiber and ultra-broadband optical services for businesses, wireless carriers and other communications service providers that ensure optimal performance for their mission-critical data traffic and applications. Wilcon also owns and operates leading data center and carrier-neutral colocation facilities in downtown Los Angeles, including its key hub at the One Wilshire.

For more information, please visit and follow Wilcon on Twitter and LinkedIn.

For Wilcon media inquiries, please contact:
Jaymie Scotto & Associates (JSA)
866-695-3629 ext. 13

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