TeliaSonera International Carrier Expands Network into Chelsea
New York, NY, USA – October 2, 2014 – TELEHOUSE, the global leader for data centers, international Internet exchanges, and managed IT services, announces that TeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC), a leading global IP backbone provider, is expanding its network into TELEHOUSE’s New York Chelsea data center, located at 85 10th Avenue.
The expansion marks the seventh TELEHOUSE data center in which TSIC has a network presence. The company also presently provides services in all Telehouse UK facilities, including Docklands North, West and East, TELEHOUSE Metro, TELEHOUSE Paris, Voltaire and in Germany at TELEHOUSE Frankfurt.
“We are honored to further expand our relationship,” states Satoshi Adachi, Vice President of TELEHOUSE America. “As a leading global wholesale provider with one of the world’s most wide-ranging fiber backbones, TSIC is an excellent addition to our cutting-edge, carrier neutral data center facility that is Telehouse New York Chelsea.”
Ranked one of the top two global IP backbone providers by Internet intelligence authority Renesys, TSIC owns and operates its 100G-enabled, award-winning fiber network, with over 200 PoPs worldwide and undergoing continuous network expansion.
“TSIC has maintained a long-term presence in the New York metro market, which to this day remains a critical aspect of our North American network. The addition of several strategic regional PoPs as well as the Telehouse Chelsea data center provides our customers with greater reach and network diversity throughout the New York market, as well as across the nation and into Latin America”, says Ivo Pascucci, Regional Director, Americas for TeliaSonera International Carrier
Chelsea, New York is TELEHOUSE’s newest data center location, which first opened for business in January 2011. The SSAE16 certified, state-of-the-art facility offers 60,000 square feet of colocation space, accessible to authorized client personnel on a 24/7 basis, along with the full-scope of TELEHOUSE IT support. The Chelsea location also offers connection to NYIIX, New York’s largest and most active IP peering exchange, ranking in the top 10 internationally.
About TELEHOUSE America
A stable and trusted pioneer of carrier-neutral data center services, TELEHOUSE provides secure, power-protected environments, where clients house and operate their telecommunications and network resources. Among the many benefits of colocating with TELEHOUSE is the ability to connect to state-of-the-art peering exchanges in New York (NYIIX) and Los Angeles (LAIIX). Through Manage-E,TELEHOUSE provides a comprehensive suite of solutions – from help desk and hardware support to managed IT infrastructure, security and compliance services – all delivered by expert consulting and operations teams on a global scale and from one point-of-contact. Additionally, the global availability of 42 TELEHOUSE-branded data centers in 23 cities throughout Asia, Africa, North America and EMEA, delivers continuous, cost-effective operation of network-dependent, IT infrastructure to businesses around the world. Llearn more about our Channel Partner program. Connect with TELEHOUSE on Twitter and LinkedIn.
About TeliaSonera International Carrier
TeliaSonera International Carrier owns and operates one of the world’s most extensive fiber backbones. Our mission is to provide exceptional network infrastructure and services – empowering individuals, businesses and societies to execute their most critical activities. By working close to our customers, we make big ideas happen at the speed of fiber. Discover more at www.teliasoneraic.com.