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CyrusOne CTO Kevin Timmons Named 2014 Tech Titans Corporate CTO Award Finalist
|By Business Wire
|July 25, 2014 09:30 AM EDT
Global colocation solutions provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is pleased
to announce that Chief Technology Officer Kevin
Timmons has been named as a finalist for the 2014 Tech Titans
Corporate CTO award. Awarded by the Metroplex Technology Business
Council, Tech Titans recognizes corporate technology or science officers
from Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex-based companies whose technology
leadership has fostered the development of new technology resulting in
significant value for the company.
“Kevin is a true technological innovator and asset to the CyrusOne team.
He has been instrumental in the creation and success of many of
CyrusOne’s industry-leading innovations including our Massively Modular
product, which ensures we can deliver facilities at the lowest cost and
fastest time to market. He encourages a culture of agility in technology
and empowers everyone to act and make decisions nimbly in order to
deliver the best possible experience for our customers,” said Gary
Wojtaszek, president and CEO of CyrusOne. “We’re very pleased that he is
A panel of 11 judges selected and interviewed the finalists. The
Metroplex Technology Business Council is presenting the awards to the
winners at the Tech Titans – Fast Tech Awards Gala on Friday, Aug. 22,
at the Hotel InterContinental Dallas. The winners are also going to be
featured in a special section of the Dallas Business Journal.
Tech Titans recognizes the most elite in North Texas
technology—individuals currently transforming the high-tech industry and
giving companies a competitive edge. The Tech Titans awards showcase the
innovators, adopters, and executors impacting the technology industry
for the greater good.
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 (2N) architecture.
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 multi-site data center
certification from the Open-IX
(OIX) Association. The OIX Association has a mandate to promote
resilient interconnection in hub cities to facilitate a more resilient
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 worldwide
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