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Global Data Center Services Provider CyrusOne Hosts Webinar on Accommodating Big Data

Global data center services provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is offering a complimentary webinar Feb. 15, from noon to 1 p.m. CST. The webinar is titled “How IT Executives Can Avoid the Ultimate Gamble – A New Data Center” and is designed to help IT executives learn more about the top IT infrastructure challenges facing enterprise companies. The webinar is going to review two fundamental data center strategy options and the criteria one multinational firm used to select its option.

Webinar presenters are Dr. Greg Smith, head of Portfolio Solution Design at T-Systems, and Kevin Timmons, chief technology officer at CyrusOne and formerly of Microsoft and Yahoo!. The webinar is geared toward CIOs, CTOs, IT directors and managers, as well as business owners.

“As we look at 2013 and beyond, we know IT executives face numerous challenges dealing with IT infrastructure rationalization,” said Timmons. “The top challenges include managing the explosion of big data, the pressure to move toward cloud-based environments, and the increasing power and cooling demands of their current IT environments. In addition, many IT executives are making data center build decisions without fully understanding the total cost of ownership. In this webinar, IT executives will learn how T-Systems met the challenge of scaling their mission critical infrastructure to match customer demand, without the capital and long-term commitment of building a facility.”

During this one-hour webinar, Smith and Timmons are planning to discuss these challenges, available data center solutions, and the key factors T-Systems used when selecting the right strategic partner to provide dynamic services in the U.S. market. Register for the webinar here.

CyrusOne has Massively Modular® data center locations across the United States, Europe, and Asia that give customers the flexibility and scale to perfectly match their specific growth needs. In 2012, the company began building in Texas the first statewide Internet Exchange in the country. Connecting all of its facilities in Dallas, Houston, Austin, and San Antonio, the offering is scheduled to formally launch first quarter 2013.

For more information about CyrusOne, call 1-866-CYRUSONE (1-866-297-7663) or visit www.cyrusone.com. Connect with us on Google Plus, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

About CyrusOne

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 500 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 100 of the Fortune 1000 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 is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its 24 data centers worldwide.

T-Systems

T-Systems, part of Deutsche Telekom Group (DT), shapes the networked future of business and society by delivering information and communication technologies (ICT) solutions for major corporations and public-sector organizations worldwide. T-Systems serves companies in all industries—from the automotive industry to telecommunications, the financial sector, retail, services, media, energy, and the manufacturing industry all the way to government agencies and the healthcare sector. Approximately 47,600 employees worldwide use their industry expertise and ICT know-how to provide top-quality service. For more information, please visit: http://www.t-systems.com.

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