Connectria Hosting Selects Tier 4 CyrusOne Data Center in Dallas

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Connectria Hosting, a global managed hosting provider, today announced that it secured a new location in a Tier 4 CyrusOne data center in Lewisville, Texas.

The CyrusOne facility, a Tier 4 designated facility according to the Telecommunications Infrastructure Standards for Data Centers (TIA 942), is now the fourth data center location for Connectria, with existing data centers in St. Louis and Philadelphia.

A Tier 4 designation is the highest level a data center can achieve, designed to host mission critical computer systems, telecommunications facilities and storage environments with fully redundant subsystems (cooling, power, network links, etc) and compartmentalized security zones, controlled by biometric access control methods.

Connectria’s newest data center location, projected to be operational in the third quarter of this year, is intended to meet a growing global demand for its hosting services.  Initially, the data center location will be used to deliver Connectria’s rapidly expanding Cloud Computing solutions and to provide additional Disaster Recovery options to its clients.  Later in 2012, Connectria expects the Texas facility to accommodate the full range of Connectria’s services, which includes the ability to host the widest range of dedicated server and cloud computing technologies in the industry.

The Texas facility also provides improved connectivity and proximity for many international markets, such as South America, which has been a source of rapid growth for Connectria as well.

According to Rusty Putzler, Connectria’s Vice President of Engineering, “We are pleased to be opening our fourth data center in such a top-notch facility.  We chose CyrusOne because of their strategic location, advanced power and cooling architectures and their commendable track record of security and reliability, which is aligned with Connectria’s commitment to quality. We look forward to supporting our current and future growth in this excellent facility for years to come.”

About CyrusOne

CyrusOne specializes in enterprise data-center colocation, offering the highest power redundancy (2N architecture) and power-density infrastructure. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, the company has 23 facilities across the United States, London, and Singapore. CyrusOne is renowned for exemplary customer service. The company’s customers include 16 of the top global 100 companies and four of the top 10. CyrusOne is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB). For more information, visit www.cyrusone.com <http://www.cyrusone.com> .

About Connectria Hosting

Connectria (www.connectria.com) provides award-winning cloud computing, managed hosting and custom hosting solutions for more than 1,000 customers in over 30 countries worldwide.  We are experts in complex multi-vendor solutions, and we support the broadest range of technologies, managed services and security in the industry.

At the core of Connectria is our No Jerks Allowed ™ company policy.  As The Jerk Free Company, we’ve established a unique culture where every individual goes “the extra mile” to take care of our customers.  Being The Jerk Free Company™ extends beyond our people too. We make it easy to do business with us through flexible terms, scalable solutions and straight-forward pricing to serve the hosting needs of large and small organizations alike.

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