Telx Opens New Cloud Connection Center In Silicon Valley
New York, NY (December 5, 2011) – Telx® today announced that it has added 32,000 square feet of industry leading high-power density, 2N redundant, energy-efficient space to its C3 Cloud Connection CenterTM portfolio as the anchor tenant of a new Silicon Valley data center. Telx’s 17th Cloud Connection Center will offer premium colocation and interconnection services capable of supporting up to 400 Watts per square foot within the green-designed Vantage Data Centers campus in Santa Clara, Calif. The new facility also offers colocation customers direct access to Telx’s Global Marketplace of customers within their C3 data centers at 1100 Space Park facility in Santa Clara and 200 Paul in San Francisco. The new C3 data center will provide unprecedented speed, security and access for Silicon Valley’s social networking, e-commerce, gaming, cloud services, storage and Internet connectivity needs.
“Leveraging our new Vantage Data Centers campus location, Telx is well positioned to meet the demands of Silicon Valley organizations by offering a rich portfolio of colocation and interconnection services—at the lowest energy pricing—that surpass area competitors,” said Chris Downie, President and CFO of Telx. “Now, California-based companies have the option to instantly take advantage of cloud-based services while leveraging unprecedented connectivity to the rest of the world."
Telx is making premier data center space available immediately at the Vantage Data Centers campus location, supporting power densities up to 400 Watts per square foot or 16KW per cabinet in a 2N redundant infrastructure design. The newly commissioned facility is the latest addition to one of the most green data center compounds in the country, featuring an innovative design that guarantees a Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) rating below 1.3 to maximize energy efficiency.
“Vantage Data Centers is an industry leader in the development of large campus environments, giving our customers a strategic advantage with their long-term data center growth plans. As the anchor tenant in our Santa Clara data center, Telx now has ample room to expand and provide distinctive, high-performance data center services,” said Greg Ness, VP Marketing, Vantage Data Centers. “As our campus InterConnection Center operator, Telx will bring its considerable expertise and experience in connecting the world’s most in-demand networks, helping our other tenants at this location add value to their colocated infrastructure by building communities of interest.”
As the retail InterConnection Center operator, Telx can offer customers at the Vantage campus direct connections to hundreds of the world’s leading carriers, ISPs, cloud service and content providers. Enterprise colocation customers in Telx’s Santa Clara C3 data center can also connect with its 200 Paul facility in San Francisco—one of the most carrier-dense InterConnection Centers in the nation.
About Telx C3 Cloud Connection Centers
Deployed in nine top U.S. markets, Telx’ s C3 Cloud Connection Centers™ are strategically placed colocation facilities offering advanced data center services including premium power, space, redundancy and Telx’s award-winning InterConnection portfolio of connectivity choices. C3 Cloud Connection Centers are a culmination of Telx’s 10+ years of expertise in bringing together the world’s most important networks in a secure, highly flexible cloud of interconnectivity. When businesses choose to colocate in a Telx C3 data center, they are not just relocating their infrastructure to a leading, top-tier managed data center and interconnection facility; they are also joining a powerful network. Through numerous exchanges, carrier networks, Enterprise backbones and interconnection options, Telx customers have everything they need to create a unique, high-value community in any of Telx’s 17 Cloud Connection Centers.
Telx is a leading provider of interconnection and data center services in strategic, high demand North American markets. With 17 premier facilities, Telx increases speed to market and reduces connectivity costs by providing direct connections to a community of the industry’s highest performance networks and access to 950+ customers, including leading telecommunications carriers, ISPs, cloud providers, content providers and enterprises. Telx is a privately held company headquartered in New York City with five facilities in the New York Metro area, two facilities in Chicago, two facilities in Dallas, four facilities in California, (Los Angeles, San Francisco, and two in Santa Clara) and facilities in Atlanta, Miami, Phoenix and Charlotte, N.C. For more information about Telx, visit www.telx.com. Become a fan of Telx on Facebook athttp://www.facebook.com/telxgroup. InterConnection. Data Centers. Community.™