DartPoints Expands Its Colocation Footprint Into New U.S. Markets with Schneider Electric

  Schneider Electric, global specialist in energy management and automation, has announced the expansion of its relationship with colocation provider DartPoints to support the company as it branches into new U.S. markets. Leveraging Schneider Electric’s edge data center solutions, Dallas-Fort Worth based DartPoints offers customized data center services with site-specific colocation capabilities. Since beginning the relationship in … [Read more...]

Master Agent COLOTRAQ Hires Cloud/Cybersecurity Veteran to Develop and Lead its Cloud and Cybersecurity Practice Group

COLOTRAQ, global sourcing advisory firm and master agency for colocation, managed hosting, cloud and related network services, has announced that Mark Goebel has joined COLOTRAQ as its Vice President of Cloud and Cybersecurity Program Management. Mark Goebel has been leading CIO3, a strategic partner of COLOTRAQ, delivering an enterprise cyber security planning service. In his 27-year career as an experienced IT executive, Mr. Goebel has been … [Read more...]

Detroit Internet Exchange Partners with EdgeConneX, Offering Direct Route Connectivity With Reduced Latency to Detroit Metro Area

EdgeConneX, specializing in global data center solutions at the edge of the network, has announced its partnership with the Detroit Internet Exchange (DET-IX), offering connectivity solutions via its Edge Data Center (EDC) in Southfield, MI. Owned and operated by 123.Net, DET-IX is a not-for-profit regional Internet exchange point (IXP) located in Southfield, connecting through five carrier neutral data centers. Membership and interconnection … [Read more...]

Level 3 Establishes New PoP in RACK59’s Colocation Data Center in Oklahoma City

Level 3 Communications has established a new Point-of-Presence (PoP) in RACK59’s colocation data center located at 7725 W Reno, Oklahoma City, OK 73127. With this recent addition to RACK59 Partners’ 7725 Connect, customers in the data center now have access to Level 3’s international fiber network and “high-speed” IP services. “The spirit of RACK59 has always been to promote a carrier friendly Internet Exchange Point while cultivating a free … [Read more...]

Internet Exchange NL-ix Establishes Point-of-Presence at EdgeConneX Edge Data Center in Amsterdam

EdgeConneX, specializing in global data center solutions at the edge of the network, has announced a new partnership with NL-ix - which interconnects over 100 carrier neutral data centers in 15 European countries. NL-ix has established a new Point-of-Presence (PoP) at the EdgeConneX Edge Data Center (EDC) in Amsterdam. NL-ix customers have access to its suite of local, regional and pan-European transport, routing and cloud connect services, … [Read more...]

Zayo Group Expands Los Angeles Data Center Presence, Adds New Facility

Zayo Group (NYSE: ZAYO) will significantly expand its Los Angeles data center presence with a new location at One Wilshire Building, 624 S Grand Ave. The facility will add 24,215 total square feet and two megawatts (MW) of critical power, and is the company’s fifth data center in California. Zayo’s data center expansion is driven by strong customer demand in Los Angeles, including a new agreement with a major webscale company as an anchor … [Read more...]

Education Networks of America Selects 365 Data Centers to Support Expansion

365 Data Centers, a provider of secured data center solutions with locations across the United States, has announced that Education Networks of America (ENA) has moved into its Indianapolis colocation data center location. Education Networks of America is an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider for K–12 schools, higher education institutions, and libraries supporting education and library communities in 33 states nationwide. ENA was … [Read more...]

Columbia College Chicago Selects QTS for Long-Term Hybrid IT Data Center Roadmap

Columbia College Chicago, one of Chicago's top creative academic institutions, has selected QTS to consolidate its IT infrastructure environments and provide a flexible and scalable outsourced hybrid IT data center solution. Founded in 1890, Columbia College Chicago is an internationally-recognized academic institution and pioneer in arts and media education. The academic institution is a private, nonprofit college offering a distinctive … [Read more...]

Colocation Data Center Provider Telehouse Launches Cloud Interconnection Solution in the United States

Telehouse, a provider of colocation data centers in 23 cities throughout Asia, Africa, North America and EMEA, has announced the launch of Telehouse Cloud Link in the United States. Currently available in the EMEA region, Telehouse Cloud Link is a multi-cloud connectivity exchange that allows enterprises to manage access to multiple cloud services through a single, secured and dedicated private connection. Telehouse Cloud Link would help … [Read more...]

MPSTOR Unveils Its OSA-F60 All Flash Storage Array

MPSTOR, a storage products company for (colocation) data centers, OEMs and service providers, has announced its OSA-F60 solution - a 60 drive, all flash 2U storage array running on the company's Orkestra SAM storage array software. The MPSTOR OSA-F60 would be a full featured and scalable block storage solution suitable for use in challenging multi-tenant data center environments. The OSA-F60 is available with support for 16G Fiber Channel, 40G … [Read more...]