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CyrusOne Honored by Cabling Installation & Maintenance 2016 Innovators Awards Program

September 28, 2016

Company receives silver award for the deployment of SynapSense systems in Austin, Texas

DALLAS (September 28, 2016) – CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) announced today that its installation of SynapSense wireless monitoring and cooling control solutions was recognized by the judges of the annual Cabling Installation & Maintenance Innovators Awards program. The judging panel consisted of cabling and communications system specifiers, designers, integrators, and managers with vast professional experience.

CyrusOne was honored with a silver-level award. SynapSense, a Panduit company, offers wireless monitoring and cooling control systems that help cut costs and improve operations for data centers through an unprecedented saving of energy costs. Implementation of this system has enabled CyrusOne to improve electrical and air conditioning system energy efficiency within its Austin II facility.

“CyrusOne is always pursuing the best methods and solutions for achieving exceptional performance, and we are honored to receive this recognition for our efforts,” said Kevin Timmons, chief technology officer at CyrusOne. “SynapSense has been an excellent partner throughout the process, demonstrating a true understanding of data center operational requirements. Their service and solutions have enabled us to improve our efficiency, reduce operational costs, and provide customers with the greatest performance and reliability.”

Alan Bergstein, publisher of Cabling Installation & Maintenance magazine (, said, “This prestigious program allows Cabling Installation & Maintenance to celebrate and recognize the most innovative products and services in the structured cabling industry. Our 2016 honorees are an outstanding example of companies who are making an impact in the industry.”

The Innovators Awards are judged based on the following criteria:

  • Innovative 
  • Value to the user 
  • Sustainability
  • Meeting a defined need 
  • Collaboration 
  • Impact 

The 2016 Cabling Installation & Maintenance Innovators Awards honorees are featured in the October issue of Cabling Installation & Maintenance magazine as well as on

CyrusOne operates more than 30 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia. CyrusOne provides customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific IT growth needs. CyrusOne facilities are engineered to include the power-density infrastructure require to deliver excellent availability, including an architecture with the highest available power redundancy (2N).

Renowned for exceptional service, building enduring customer relationships, and high customer satisfaction levels, CyrusOne serves nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 175 of the Fortune 1000 among its more than 950 customers.

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About Cabling Installation & Maintenance

Published since 1993, Cabling Installation & Maintenance has provided practice information to professionals responsible for the specification, design, installation, and management of structure cabling systems in enterprises, data centers, and campuses. Cabling Installation & Maintenance’s magazine, website (, email newsletters, and webcasts help cabling professionals improve day-to-day operations and enable strategic planning for their networks’ optimum long-term performance. 

About The Cabling Installation & Maintenance 2016 Innovators Awards program

The Cabling Installation & Maintenance 2016 Innovators Awards program reviews and recognizes the most innovative applications of cabling and communications technology products and systems within the structured cabling industry. Platinum, Gold and Silver Honorees were announced at BICSI’s 2016 Fall Conference in San Antonio on Monday, Sept. 12, 2016. Criteria used in the Innovators Awards ranking included innovation, value, sustainability, collaboration, and impact.

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 950 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 175 of the Fortune 1000 or equivalent-sized 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’s National IX platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service deliveries throughout its more than 30 data centers worldwide. Additional information about CyrusOne can be found at

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