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Press Release -- June 24th, 2021
Source: amt, flexential

American Tower Metro Data Center Expands Connectivity With Flexential

Customers of the American Tower Metro Data Center now have access to Flexential’s FlexAnywhereTM platform, enabling connections to leading cloud service providers and a national network of data centers

ATLANTA, June 23, 2021 – Customers of the American Tower Metro Data Center now have access to a nationwide network, at an even faster speed, from the facility located at 55 Marietta in downtown Atlanta. American Tower (NYSE: AMT) recently began offering Flexential’s FlexAnywhere solution, a flexible interconnection platform. FlexAnywhere gives customers the ability to connect to more than 250 networks, data centers, managed services and leading cloud service providers, such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud.

“American Tower is committed to providing our customers with robust connectivity options. By introducing FlexAnywhere, we empower them with more opportunities to connect to their customers and critical applications, as well as provide them the peace of mind that comes with the ability to store data in multiple places,” says David Fox, Director of Business Development, U.S. Innovation for American Tower. “Our customers can now take advantage of the expertise and service our experienced Metro Data Center staff offer, while gaining the ability to connect to a nationwide network.”

With access to the FlexAnywhere platform, customers at our recently expanded Metro Data Center – Atlanta can extend their networks easily. The strategically constructed, private, secure network ensures data goes directly to its destination faster, without competing with other traffic transmitted over the internet.

“Tapping into the FlexAnywhere Platform from the Metro Data Center gives customers a robust interconnection offering that can connect data centers, strategic carrier hotels, as well as private and public clouds,” says Tim Parker, SVP Network Strategy for Flexential. “This solution allows customers to leverage their existing colocation environment and relationships to get more out of their networks, without having to build connectivity from scratch.”

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About American Tower

American Tower, one of the largest global REITs, is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of multitenant communications real estate with a portfolio of approximately 214,000 communications sites. For more information about American Tower, please visit

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About Flexential

Flexential empowers the IT journey of the nation’s most complex businesses by offering flexible and tailored hybrid IT solutions comprised of colocation, cloud, connectivity, data protection, managed, and professional services. The company builds on a platform of three million square feet of data center space in 19 highly connected markets, and on the FlexAnywhere™ 100GB private backbone to meet the most stringent challenges in security, compliance, and resiliency. See how Flexential goes beyond the four walls of the data center to empower IT through an interactive map found on

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Courtney Gaudet

Senior Director, Content & Communications, Flexential

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