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Global Data Center Services Provider CyrusOne Releases New Case Study Highlighting CARFAX Deployment of New IT Footprint
|By Business Wire
|August 15, 2014 07:00 AM EDT
Global data center services provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ:CONE) announces
the availability of a new complimentary case
study featuring a data center solution provided to CARFAX, America’s
leading provider of vehicle history reports for used cars and light
“This case study details how CARFAX sought an innovative multi-site
colocation solution to meet its rapidly expanding IT infrastructure
needs required to manage expanding volumes of data. The solution
selected relieves CARFAX of the operational elements of running their
own data centers so they can concentrate more resources on growing their
business,” said Scott
Brueggeman, chief marketing officer at CyrusOne.
Prior to working with CyrusOne, CARFAX hosted its website in two
company-owned data centers. The CARFAX website delivers about 800
million reports and search results per year. In order to support its
expanding operations and growing IT footprint, the company decided to
increase its data center space and distribute its colocation solutions
across multiple CyrusOne locations – allowing for the flexibility,
redundancy, and reliability necessary to serve CARFAX customers.
“As a business, CARFAX is very entrepreneurial, very fast-paced,” said
Joedy Lenz, chief technology officer of CARFAX. “We make and implement
decisions quickly, and our technology has to keep pace with those fast
decisions, to support our business growth. In looking for a colocation
provider, we knew CARFAX needed more than just a company offering data
centers with abundant space, power, and cooling. We needed a provider
who would be a partner in our success, with the flexibility and service
capabilities to make quick changes to support our IT footprint.”
CyrusOne, with its unique combination of top-tier facilities,
connectivity capabilities, and industry-leading customer service, has
proven to be a highly reliable data center provider for CARFAX. CARFAX
is currently deploying multiple IT environments in CyrusOne data centers
that when completed are expected to handle all of CARFAX’s
Read more and access the full complimentary case study here.
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 more than a dozen of CyrusOne’s
enterprise facilities and third party locations in multiple metropolitan
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 645 customers include
nine of the Fortune 20 companies and more than 135 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 645 customers,
including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 135 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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