Carrier-grade annex to Canada's primary carrier hotel offers up to 1MW of new critical power capacity
DENVER and TORONTO, April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Toronto's status as one of the most important emerging data centre markets in North America took a step forward with new carrier grade data centre capacity to address demand resulting from key IT trends. Cologix, a network neutral interconnection and data centre company, announced today that it has successfully completed and commissioned a major expansion to its TOR 2 data centre located at 905 King St. West. Customers have immediate access to up to 1MW of new high power density data centre capacity.
"Toronto is at the forefront of three key trends impacting the data centre market: 1) IP traffic interconnecting closer to the edge in emerging markets, 2) enterprises outsourcing data centre operations and 3) the rise of hybrid cloud models," explained Sean Maskell, president, Cologix Canada. "Our TOR2 expansion is a direct response to the demand Cologix is seeing for high availability, highly connected, neutral retail colocation based on each of these trends."
Toronto's news data centre capacity introduces enterprise cage solutions to the technology forward hot-aisle containment pods and in-row cooling that sets Cologix's Toronto facilities apart from the competition. Enterprises continue to benefit from access to the largest menu of network and cloud service providers in Toronto via the complimentary Meet-Me-Rooms at 905 King St. West and 151 Front St. West, which are directly connected via dark fibre and Metro Connect services.
"Toronto has become one of the most important markets in North America and has been a high growth market for Cologix," explained Grant van Rooyen, chief executive officer, Cologix. "We are proud to push the market forward with our new capacity and unique access to dedicated connectivity to public clouds like Microsoft Azure and SoftLayer."
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About Cologix Inc.
Cologix provides reliable, secure, scalable data centre and interconnection solutions from 24 prime interconnection locations across 9 strategic North American edge markets. Over 1,600 leading network, managed services, cloud, media, content, financial services and enterprise customers trust Cologix to support their business critical infrastructure and connect them to customers, vendors and partners. Our dedicated, experienced local teams and scalable solutions enable us to provide industry-leading customer service and the ability to successfully support customers at the Internet's new edge. For a tour of one of our data centres in Columbus, Dallas, Jacksonville, Lakeland, Minneapolis, Montreal, New Jersey, Toronto or Vancouver visit www.cologix.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow Cologix on LinkedIn and Twitter.
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