CoreSite Realty gets 24/7 dark fiber connection at D.C. facility, expands Mid-Atlantic customer base

By: Steve Tuesday May 7, 2013 0 comments Tags: Christopher Morris, CoreSite, CoreSite Mesh, Dark Fiber, Denver, Jarrett Appleby

CoreSite logoDENVER - CoreSite Realty Corp. (NYSE: COR), a provider of network-dense, cloud-enabled centers and the CoreSite Mesh, announced that 24/7 Mid-Atlantic Network has agreed to extend its dark fiber backbone into CoreSite's DC1 facility in Washington, D.C.

The agreement will provide CoreSite customers with new interconnectivity to carriers, service providers and enterprises throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, CoreSite said.

24/7 provides custom, high-capacity transport and network solutions to customers across the Baltimore, D.C. metro, Northern Virginia and Delmarva Peninsula areas.

The relationship will expand 27/7's interconnectivity capabilities to CoreSite's customer base and provides 24/7 customers with access to the CoreSite Mesh, the company's interconnected fabric of dynamic capacity, connectivity and community, CoreSite said.

"We have been working closely with CoreSite to ensure that our presence at DC1 provides our customers with the most diverse and optimal interconnnectivity options available," said Christopher Morris, 24/7's president and COO.

"Our strategic relationship with CoreSite will enable our customers to significantly expand their reach throughout our network footprint and gain access to CoreSite's Mesh community.

"Customers join our community because of the diverse range of interconnection opportunities we provide," said Jarrett Appleby, CoreSite's COO. CoreSite is a data center provider for more than 750 of the world's leading carriers and mobile operators, content and cloud providers, media and entertainment companies and global enterprises.

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