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Press Release -- November 6th, 2018
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Massive new Data Center in Virginia Beach features Local Access to International Sub-sea Telecom Cables

Globalinx picks Wirewerks for network connectivity in new four-phase 287,000 ft2 Data Center serving Mid-Atlantic Region.

MONTREALNov. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Wirewerks, a leading manufacturer of network infrastructure solutions, announced today that Globalinx has selected Wirewerks as their network connectivity and fiber management solutions provider at the pioneering new Globalinx data center campus in Virginia Beach, VA.

Globalinx's 21.5-acre, Tier-III carrier-neutral data center campus will allow Globalinx to provide data center services, colocation services and meet-me-room facilities to customers throughout the region. The Globalinx campus will facilitate the secure interconnection of domestic fiber networks with MAREA and BRUSA subsea fiber cables for communications to EuropeSouth America and beyond.

Wirewerks' will supply its extensive portfolio of optical fiber connectivity solutions to Globalinx, including their award-winning NextSTEP Technology™ fiber management system. "Wirewerks connectivity solutions, including our super-high density NextSTEP Technology fiber management system, are enjoying great success in Data Center applications across North America," said Jais Cohen, president of Wirewerks. "We are honoured by Globalinx's confidence in Wirewerks and our products, and we look forward to working in partnership with Globalinx on this important project."

Greg Twitt, CEO and Founder of Globalinx commented, "Globalinx evaluated many manufacturers however we were most impressed with Wirewerks and their overall organization.  The deciding factor outside of Wirewerks providing Globalinx with a seamless and scalable end to end solution with their high density 4U NextSTEP patch panels, is the level of customer commitment and peace of mind we will benefit from having them as our business partner" said Greg Twitt CEO of Globalinx.

About Globalinx Data Centers
Globalinx Data Centers is a Tier-III carrier-neutral multi-megawatt data center campus in Virginia Beach, Va., developed to facilitate direct connectivity between subsea fiber and terrestrial fiber systems. The four-phased project boasts 287,000 square feet of data center space across a 21.5-acre dedicated site. The campus is fortified with high-security, access to more than 30MWs of power through two substations, and direct access to multiple terrestrial and subsea fiber cable systems. The campus also provides direct access to MAREA and BRUSA subsea cables connecting Virginia Beachto EuropeSouth America and beyond.  VA. www.globalinxdatacenters.com | info@globalinxdatacenters.com

About Wirewerks: Founded in 1991, Wirewerks is an industry-leading manufacturer of optical fiber and copper structured cabling systems. Built on core values of QualityInnovation, and Integrity, Wirewerks is relentlessly customer-focused. From pre-sale project planning, to documentation and technical support, to custom product development, Wirewerks works closely with customers to deliver the best networking solutions and the best value in the industry today.

SOURCE Wirewerks

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