AboveNet Connects to Cologix Data Center in Toronto
March 28, 2012
Denver, Colorado – March 28, 2012 – Cologix™, a network neutral interconnection and colocation company, announced today that AboveNet, Inc., a premier provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions, will be deploying their network into the Cologix Toronto data center. Cologix has one of the largest neutral interconnection and data center platforms in Canada and their 151 Front Street data center is a strategic location to support AboveNet’s Toronto expansion.
“As Toronto is the largest metro market in Canada, it was a clear choice for AboveNet to extend our network in North America,” stated Rajiv Datta, chief operating officer at AboveNet. “As a leading network neutral colocation provider in 151 Front Street with strong connectivity options and a reputation for responsiveness, Cologix is a great partner to help us meet our customers’ growing demand for high bandwidth connectivity.”
Cologix operates four colocation data centers in 151 Front Street, Canada's largest carrier hotel. Their Front Street facilities support more than 150 customers in 25,000 square feet, offering access to over 140 networks, as well as direct connectivity to the Toronto Internet Exchange (TORIX).
“Toronto is a network interconnection hub with a vibrant market of network buyers, including financial, cloud, hosting and large enterprises,” stated Todd Coleman, chief operating officer, Cologix. “We are proud to have AboveNet as a customer and believe their presence will be welcomed by all the network buyers in our data center.”
With data centers in Dallas, Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver, Cologix provides one of North America's largest neutral marketplaces where network operators and network buyers interconnect. Cologix offers over 200 network choices, manages thousands of interconnections and has over 400 customers that utilize Cologix colocation and interconnection services to scale their networks needs rapidly and cost-effectively.
About Cologix, Inc.
Cologix, Inc. is a network neutral interconnection and colocation company headquartered in Denver, Colorado, that provides massively scalable interconnection services and secure, reliable colocation services in densely connected, strategically located facilities. With more than 200 network choices and nine prime interconnection locations, Cologix currently serves more than 400 carrier, media, financial services and enterprise customers. The company’s experienced team of communications infrastructure professionals is committed to providing its customers the highest standard of local customer support.
For more information about Cologix, please visit the company’s website at http://www.cologix.com
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