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Cima Telecom Consolidates Miami-Area Data Centers Within Telx Facility

Consolidation offers stronger connectivity and support options

Key Highlights:

 

  • Cima will consolidate its Miami-area data centers with Telx at 36 Northeast 2nd Street.
  • Metro Ethernet ring available within Telx’s Miami facility offers connectivity to NAP of the Americas.
  • Telx gains an additional provider of VoIP, WiFi/WiMAX, prepaid card and customized international call routing services within its Miami facility.

 

NEW YORK (September 22, 2009)Telx, one of the largest domestic interconnection and colocation data center operators, announced today that Cima Telecom Group, the parent company for Auris technology, Cima Telecom and Anew Broadband®, a leading provider of alternative telecommunications products and services, has chosen to consolidate its data centers in Telx’s Miami facility at 36 Northeast 2nd Street. Cima Telecom offers voice-over IP (VoIP) and WiFi/WiMAX services and pre-paid calling card services to wholesale carriers and enterprises via cross-connections within 36 Northeast 2nd Street and an optical Ethernet ring provided within the same Telx facility.

“Consolidating our Miami data center presence into Telx’s facility made the best sense for our enterprise, both from operational and budgetary standpoints,” said Humberto Rico, Vice President of Voice Services for Cima Telecom. “Colocating within Telx’s facility at 36 Northeast 2nd Street allows us to leverage their densely connected facility as well as connectivity to all of the providers within NAP of the Americas Miami via a low latency metro Ethernet ring. We also benefit from being part of Telx’s national ecosystem of carriers and service providers.

Telx’s facility at 36 Northeast 2nd Street offers strong connectivity to the Latin American business community, with access to a significant number of international and domestic carriers and all major cable landing stations. Low latency connectivity is also available to NAP of the Americas through a metro Ethernet ring. As a category 5-rated hurricane building, the 36 Northeast 2nd Street structure is outside both the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) 100-year designated flood zone and the Miami-Dade hurricane evacuation zone.

“Cima is a strong player in the international VoIP market and we’re pleased to have them represented within our facility,” said William Kolman, Executive Vice President of Sales for Telx. “The choice to consolidate within our Miami facility allows a wider variety of interconnection options to networks colocated both in NAP of the Americas Miami as well as in our own facility, while giving Cima industry-leading implementation and support services that were critical to maintaining their business.”

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About Telx
Telx is a world-class leader in providing interconnectivity solutions through their network-neutral and network rich, colocation facilities.  With 15 facilities in North America, Telx offers cost effective networking solutions for customers to seamlessly access diverse global networks and exchange information in a secure and reliable environment.   More than 700 leading telecommunications carriers, ISPs, content providers and enterprises rely on Telx’s world-class team to support their mission-critical global infrastructure needs and to create a global connectivity marketplace to dramatically expand their business growth opportunities. Telx is a privately held company headquartered in New York City with four facilities in the New York Metro area, two facilities in Chicago, two facilities in Dallas, three facilities in California, (Los Angeles, San Francisco, Santa Clara) and facilities in Atlanta, Miami, Phoenix and Charlotte, N.C. For more information about Telx, visit www.telx.com.

Contact:

Karyn Price

Bailiwick Company for Telx

+1 609 397 4880 ext. 204

[email protected]

Twitter: @Telx_Group

 

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Karyn joined the Bailiwick Company ten years ago, and spends the majority of her time managing media relations and corporate, employee and marketing communications for her telecommunications and technology clients. She currently leads the company's public relations practice. With an eye toward results, she works diligently to secure meaningful coverage for clients in relevant print and online publications, as well as in key financial and analyst reports. Her new-found passion for social media has ignited additional interest for the clients she serves. Prior to joining Bailiwick, Karyn was the communications manager for the Bucks County Conference & Visitors Bureau, where she publicized the beauty, art and culture that the region offers to leisure travelers. Under her direction, the county saw a 43 percent increase in travel leads. She has also spent time in advertising. Karyn holds an M.A. in Professional Communication from La Salle University and a B.A. in Communication from Elizabethtown College. Outside of the office she enjoys music, spending time with family and reading great novels. Please note that the views expressed on this site are mine and do not necessarily reflect the views of the clients I represent.

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