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Global Data Center Services Provider CyrusOne Launches Virtual Tour of Houston West II Data Center
|By Business Wire
|July 18, 2014 11:41 AM EDT
Global data center services provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is pleased
to announce that it has launched a virtual tour of its
West Data Center II on its website.
“Along with its innovative seismic data processing capabilities, this
facility offers customers highly reliable colocation with multiple
levels of redundancy within the same footprint, access to the fastest
and most reliable telecommunications networks and exceptional
connectivity over the CyrusOne National IX,” said Scott Brueggeman,
chief marketing officer, CyrusOne. “The Houston West II virtual tour
highlights the facility’s significant security features, including
perimeter fencing, dual authentication, biometric access systems, and a
24/7 security-guard presence.”
CyrusOne’s Houston West site is the largest and first purpose-built
campus for the oil and gas industry and a geophysical center of
excellence for seismic exploration computing. CyrusOne also serves the
oil and gas industry through its National Internet Exchange (IX), a
connectivity solution designed to support the unique requirements of
seismic processing and data transfer. The National IX enables
high-performance, low-cost data transfer and accessibility for customers
and unites 12 CyrusOne sites in Dallas, Houston, Austin, San Antonio,
and Phoenix, with more coming online soon.
Located minutes from downtown Houston, the Houston
West Data Center II is positioned along a major fiber corridor, with
access to significant and redundant utility power feeds. It is a
carrier-neutral facility with a dark-fiber connectivity option, and is
capable of providing up to 24 megawatts of power to the fully redundant
infrastructure. CyrusOne’s Houston West Data Center II is built to meet
and exceed data center needs in the oil/gas and healthcare industries.
The facility provides exceptional physical security, including hurricane
shutters and extra onsite generator fuel supplies.
Delivering Best-in-Class Enterprise Facilities, Connectivity, and
CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data center services
and colocation solutions, and engineers its facilities to include the
power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability,
including an available highest possible power-redundancy
Customers have access to the CyrusOne
National IX, which marries low-cost robust connectivity with the
massively scaled data centers that the company is known for, by creating
the first-ever data
center platform that virtually links a dozen of CyrusOne’s
enterprise facilities in multiple metropolitan markets.
The CyrusOne National IX, coupled with the company’s multiple dispersed
locations and available 100 percent uptime, enables Fortune 1000
enterprises to implement cost-effective, multi-location data center
platforms that can help manage their internal disaster-recovery
requirements and applicable regulatory or industry-specific
requirements, such as Sarbanes Oxley, HIPAA, and PCI.
CyrusOne was also recently the first to receive multisite data center
certification from the Open-IX
(OIX) Association. This certification highlights that CyrusOne
facilities have achieved the highest quality for carrier-neutral
connectivity. The OIX Association has a mandate to promote resilient
interconnection in hub cities to facilitate a more resilient Internet.
With 25 carrier-neutral data
center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia,
CyrusOne provides customers with the flexibility and scale to match
their specific growth needs. The company is renowned for exceptional
service and for building enduring customer relationships and high
customer-satisfaction levels. CyrusOne’s more than 625 customers include
nine of the Fortune 20 companies and more than 130 of the Fortune 1000.
For more information about CyrusOne, call 1-855-908-3662 or visit www.cyrusone.com.
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CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class,
carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides
mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the
continued operation of IT infrastructure for more than 625 customers,
including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 130 of the Fortune 1000
or equivalent-sized companies.
CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability,
and security that enterprise customers require and are delivered through
a tailored, customer service-focused platform designed to foster
long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s National IX platform provides robust
connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve
service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications
companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication,
management, and service delivery throughout its 25 data centers
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