Global Data Center Provider CyrusOne and Megaport Ltd. to Speak at Cloud Computing Conference
CyrusOne colocation solutions provider to sponsor and present at 451 Research Cloud Computing Executive Summit in New York City on March 8
DALLAS (March 7, 2016) – Global data center provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is pleased to announce its silver sponsorship of the 451 Research Cloud Computing Executive Summit in New York City on Tuesday, March 8. At the summit, CyrusOne and Megaport Ltd. (ASX: MP1), a global leader in software-based elastic cloud integration, are scheduled to deliver a presentation on the topic of “Accessing the Cloud – Developing a Roadmap to Success.”
The Cloud Computing Executive Summit delves into the importance of being “cloud first” and examines the role of cloud transformation. This invitation-only event hosted by 451 Research offers a 360-degree perspective for enterprise IT decision-makers.
“CyrusOne is proud to sponsor 451 Research’s Cloud Computing Executive Summit and, given our new alliance with Megaport, we’re excited to provide IT decision-makers a successful road map for cost-effective and user-friendly access to top cloud providers. Attendees are invited to join our discussion and discover how to obtain efficient, easy cloud connectivity for their organization,” said Scott Brueggeman, Chief Marketing Officer, CyrusOne.
The recent combination of Megaport’s software-defined network (SDN) and CyrusOne’s National Internet Exchange (IX) platform has created a cost-effective, cloud-connectivity solution that is flexible and delivered seamlessly on a single port. The alliance gives customers a direct connection to top cloud providers, network operators, and content services.
With Megaport’s elastic connectivity, customers can also order, scale, and control these services at any time, giving them the accessibility and flexibility necessary to support traffic growth and cost-effective solutions for data migration, hybrid and multi-cloud architectures.
“Megaport is excited to showcase how enterprises can adopt an on-demand usage model for connectivity to multiple cloud service providers. CyrusOne’s National Internet Exchange, coupled with our SDN-based elastic fabric and service provider ecosystem, enables enterprises with a whole new level of optionality for architecting and operating a dynamic cloud environment,” said Eric Troyer, Chief Marketing Officer, Megaport.
Globally, CyrusOne operates more than 30 carrier-neutral 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. CyrusOne facilities are engineered to include the power-density infrastructure required 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 170 of the Fortune 1000 among its more than 940 customers.
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 940 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 170 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 delivery throughout its more than 30 data centers worldwide.
Megaport is the leading, global, independent and neutral provider of Elastic Interconnection services. Using Software Defined Networking, the Company’s global platform enables customers to rapidly connect their network to other services across the Megaport Fabric. Services can be directly controlled by customers via mobile devices, their computer or our open API. The Company’s extensive footprint in Australia, Asia Pacific, and North America provides a neutral platform that spans many key data centre providers across various markets. To learn more about Megaport, please visit www.megaport.com.
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