Interxion and CoreSite Announce Transatlantic Cloud Computing Data Center Alliance

June 8, 2011 by · Comments Off on Interxion and CoreSite Announce Transatlantic Cloud Computing Data Center Alliance 

Webmaster Toolbox – AMSTERDAM – INTERXION HOLDING NV, (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of carrier-neutral colocation data center services, today announced a cloud computing-focused data center alliance with CoreSite (NYSE: COR), a U.S. provider of powerful, network-rich data centers. The alliance addresses dual-continent demand from cloud companies looking for data center space in Europe and the U.S. as well as cloud customers of both companies looking to expand internationally. The transatlantic cloud data center alliance reduces the risk and challenges involved with international data center sourcing between Europe and the U.S. with Interxion and CoreSite providing a seamless sourcing process and similar cloud-optimized peering/network access and colocation environments.

A leading information communication technology analysts firm, The 451 Group, expects the cloud computing industry (including SaaS) to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 24%, reaching $16.7B in the year 2013. CoreSite and Interxion address this demand with 1.8 million square feet in key cloud computing markets such as Amsterdam, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Dublin, Zurich, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, New York, and Northern Virginia, in addition to other European and North American locations. The companies offer similar cloud-optimized data center design, including carrier-neutral, network-dense colocation environments, abundant power, uptime greater than 99.999%, and advances in energy efficiency and security. Read more