The new ExpressRoute locations provides customers with direct, private and flexible access to Microsoft Azure
DALLAS (June 6, 2017) – CyrusOne (:CONE, news), a premier global data center REIT, announced today that its San Antonio and Phoenix data center campuses now offers connectivity through Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute, giving enterprise customers direct, private and flexible access to the Microsoft Azure cloud platform, including Azure, Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Dynamics 365. CyrusOne’s Phoenix data center campus will also be equipped with capabilities to access Microsoft Azure Government.
“Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute brings our global Fortune 1000 customers another layer of direct connectivity offerings to the cloud,” said John Gould, Executive Vice President of Global Sales at CyrusOne. “As infrastructure continues to converge into combinations of colocation and cloud, we are committed to providing our customers with these hybrid service offerings to meet their unique needs.”
Ross Ortega, partner program manager, Azure Networking, Microsoft Corp. said, “The cloud is driving transformation through new business models, global expansion and accelerated innovation, along with an enhanced customer experience. Collaborating with CyrusOne to bring ExpressRoute to customers is a core part of these attributes and values.”
Azure ExpressRoute is available through CyrusOne’s National Internet Exchange (IX) and via MegaPort, at 12 data center locations, including Sterling, Chicago, Totowa, San Antonio, Chandler, Norwalk, Houston West, Galleria, Carrollton, Cincinatti, Lewisville and Austin. CyrusOne is dedicated to offering a wide selection of cloud connection offerings to meet all facets of a Fortune 1000 company’s needs.
CyrusOne operates 39 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia to provide customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific IT growth needs. CyrusOne facilities are engineered to include the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability, including an architecture with the highest available power redundancy (2N).
Renowned for exceptional service, building enduring customer relationships, and high customer satisfaction levels, CyrusOne serves 190 of the Fortune 1000 among its nearly 1000 customers.
CyrusOne (NASDAQ:CONE) is a high-growth real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for more than 970 customers, including 190 of the Fortune 1000 or equivalent-sized companies.
CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise and cloud customers require, and are delivered through a tailored, customer-service-focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s National IX platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its 39 data centers worldwide. Additional information about CyrusOne can be found at www.CyrusOne.com.
David M. Baum