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Global Colocation Solutions Provider CyrusOne Hosts Webinar on New Texas Internet Exchange (IX)

Global colocation solutions provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is offering a complimentary webinar Friday, April 12, from noon to 1 p.m. CST. The webinar is titled “How the New Texas IX Transforms Your Data Center Strategy” and is on tap to discuss how the new IX can deliver enterprises virtually unlimited, low-cost connectivity between a dozen top-tier data centers for unparalleled production and disaster recovery environments.

CyrusOne’s Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio data center facilities make up the CyrusOne Texas IX, which is the first statewide IX anywhere in the United States. In addition to CyrusOne’s major facilities, its Texas IX will also connect to remote customer and third-party carrier hotels in these markets based on customer needs.

Presenters of the webinar include Josh Snowhorn, CyrusOne’s vice president and general manager of Interconnection; Greg Hankins, global solutions architect at Brocade; and Vinay Rathore, Infinera’s senior director of solutions marketing. The webinar is geared toward enterprise and Fortune 1000 chief information officers, chief technology officers, chief financial officers, information technology (IT) vice presidents, directors and managers, disaster recovery directors, and business owners.

“With the explosion of data, applications, and technology stretching IT infrastructure to the limits, IT executives must rationalize their data center footprint to cope with rapidly evolving business requirements,” said Snowhorn. “We are excited to partner with Brocade and Infinera to provide a robust platform for metro, regional, and long distance transport of data within the IX. It ensures fast, flexible, and reliable service, transport, and backup, and we look forward to sharing how these features can benefit companies in this region and beyond.”

During this one-hour webinar, presenters are expected to discuss how the just-launched Texas IX was built to connect data centers, the benefits of moving big data in this way, and how the IX can help companies manage IT applications, data transport, and disaster recovery efforts while enabling global access to both applications and data. Register for the webinar here.

Best-in-Class Facilities and Networks

CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data center colocation, engineering facilities with the highest power redundancy (2N architecture), and power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability.

CyrusOne has designed 24 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia that give customers the flexibility and scale to perfectly match their specific growth needs. The data center provider is renowned for exceptional and personalized customer service and for building enduring customer relationships and high customer satisfaction levels. Customers include nine of the Fortune 20 companies and more than 100 of the Fortune 1000.

For more information about CyrusOne, call 1-866-CYRUSONE (1-866-297-7663) or visit 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.

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