MOD Mission Critical Adds 18 New PoPs to Address Surging Demand for IPv4 Network Address Requirements and Colocation Services

MOD Mission Critical (MOD), a global network service provider headquartered in Lone Tree, Colorado, has announced the addition of 18 new Managed Service Points of Presence (PoPs) located in strategic markets throughout the U.S., and in Canada and Mexico, bringing its total to 26.  The company's aggressive expansion into these major global business hubs is in response to the growing international managed service market, specifically in the … [Read more...]

Forsythe Hosting Solutions Starts Reselling Equinix’s Colocation and Interconnection Services

Forsythe Hosting Solutions has been named an Equinix Gold Reseller Partner, enabling the company to resell Equinix colocation and interconnection services, including Equinix Cloud Exchange, to its broad base of enterprise customers. The partnership also means that Equinix clients will now have access to Forsythe's hosting and managed services, managed security services, cloud migration, assessment and strategy services.  "At Equinix, we are … [Read more...]

Digital Realty to Release Service Exchange to Simplify Global Data Center and Cloud Interconnection

Data Center, colocation and interconnection solutions provider, Digital Realty, has announced the release of its Service Exchange - an interconnection platform that facilitates direct, private and secured connections to multiple cloud service providers – including Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud), Google Cloud Platform and Microsoft Azure. Digital Realty’s Service Exchange would simplify interconnection and make access between interconnected … [Read more...]

FTE Networks Signs Master Services Agreement With Colocation Provider, EdgeConneX

FTE Networks, a networking infrastructure solutions company headquartered in Naples, Florida, with offices throughout the United States and Europe, has signed a Master Service Agreement (MSA) with colocation services provider, EdgeConneX. Under the agreement, FTE Networks will provide its Inside Plant (ISP) services within Edge Data Centers worldwide. EdgeConneX provides its colocation services in more than 3,000 U.S. locations and has 24 Edge … [Read more...]

Zayo Group Acquires Texas-Based Data Center Operator for $18.9 Million

Zayo Group (NYSE:ZAYO), an international provider of bandwidth infrastructure and colocation services, has completed the $18.9 million acquisition of Clearview International, a provider of Texas colocation and cloud infrastructure services. Clearview operates two data centers, located at 6606 LBJ Freeway in Dallas and 700 Austin Avenue in Waco, totaling approximately 30,000 square feet of colocation space. The Clearview acquisition builds on … [Read more...]

International Legal Practice, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan, Selects Atlanta-based Colocation Facility T5 Data Centers

Sutherland Asbill & Brennan, an international legal practice, has selected T5 Data Centers’ turnkey colocation services at their T5@Atlanta Facility. By licensing colocation and enterprise services from T5 Data Centers, the law firm would be able to take advantage of T5's ‘Smart-Tech’ remote hands support as well as ‘ColoFlex’ metered power services to more closely align costs with consumption. "Our ColoFlex consumption-based billing model … [Read more...]

UK-based Datum Datacentres Launches Cloud Connect Platform for Direct Connectivity to AWS and Azure

Datum Datacentres, a UK provider of colocation services with its London area data center located in Farnborough (FRN1), has announced the launch of Datum Cloud Connect - to provide direct connectivity from this Farnborough data center to major public clouds such as AWS Direct Connect and Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute. With the launch of Datum Cloud Connect, Datum Datacentres’ colocation clients seeking cloud solutions can now derive additional … [Read more...]

Internap Achieves Compliance with New PCI Data Security Standard

Internap’s managed hosting and colocation services now meet the compliance requirements for PCI DSS v.3.1, the latest security standard from the PCI Council. It means that Internap is offering ecommerce and physical retail customers the most secure infrastructure environment possible for storing, processing or transmitting cardholder data. "As retailers and businesses see exponential growth from ecommerce, the cyber attacks against the … [Read more...]

AT&T Boosts Colocation Footprint by Incorporating Digital Realty Colocation Capacity into Its Solutions

AT&T and Digital Realty have expanded their alliance, enabling AT&T to incorporate Digital Realty colocation capacity into its solutions. The alliance will span Digital Realty's global portfolio of data centers, enhancing AT&T's existing product offerings of network and managed services. This complements AT&T's existing Colocation Services network of 38 locations in 16 countries. AT&T and Digital Realty will work together … [Read more...]

Colocation Services Provider vXchnge Opens New Data Center in Philadelphia

vXchnge, a provider of carrier-neutral colocation services across the U.S., has announced the grand opening of its new flagship data center at 1500 Spring Garden Street in Philadelphia. The opening of this 70,000 square foot data center facility marks vXchnge's fifteenth data center in the U.S. vXchnge’s new data center is fault tolerant. Key features of the new facility would include: Security Multi-stage security using two point IRIS … [Read more...]