Megaport, a global Network as a Service (NaaS) provider servicing more than 1,350 customers in over 400 enabled data centers worldwide, has completed the deployment of its elastic cloud connectivity fabric at EdgeConneX’s Denver data center.
Megaport provides EdgeConneX Denver customers with access to scalable, on-demand cloud connectivity with Megaport’s dynamic Software Defined Network. EdgeConneX’s Denver data centers can scale to support over 21MWs of new capacity and is purpose-built and designed to support extremely high-power densities.
“With the rise of multi-cloud and hybrid cloud architectures, the ability to easily move data between locations and applications is critical to ensuring peak performance,” said Eric Troyer, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) for Megaport. “By integrating with leading cloud providers and connecting to over 115 cloud onramps globally, our SDN enables rapid, on-demand connections to a rich ecosystem of service providers. By utilizing Megaport Cloud Router, customers can create cloud-to-cloud connections that scale with business needs. We are pleased to grow our valued partnership with EdgeConneX as we extend the reach of cloud services further to the edge.”
CyrusOne National IX, Megaport
In the following VIDEO you can watch CyrusOne CEO Gary Wojtaszek and CyrusOne Chief Strategy Officer Jonathan Schildkraut talking about what the Megaport connectivity means for THEIR colocation data centers and for example multi-cloud enterprise deployments.
CyrusOne operates more than 45 data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia to provide customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific IT growth needs. The company supports its customers in the U.S. via the CyrusOne National IX.
“EdgeConneX’s primary focus is delivering a highly proximate and tailored data center offering that empowers and enables our customers’ business,” said Phillip Marangella, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) for EdgeConneX. “Our global partnership with Megaport is emblematic of this customer service commitment, as we can now provide hybrid, multi-cloud access solutions locally to customers in Denver that are highly flexible and better align with customer’s unique application and workload requirements, and more importantly, these connections are secure with guaranteed performance, improved latency, and ultimately reduce their costs for accessing the cloud.”