Highlights from SXSW, the Festival of Technology

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With an overwhelming agenda, hundreds of cutting-edge speakers, a unique expo floor, and interactive experiences on every bustling corner, South by Southwest Interactive in Austin, Texas is one of the largest events of its type in the world. More of a technology festival than a typical conference, SXSW is an incredible, truly interactive experience. Last week, the Telx Marketing team had the opportunity to attend SXSW. After a few days of unwinding, we’re more… Read More

Press Release: BpsNode.com Expands National Footprint with Telx Data Centers

Telx, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, data center solutions, and cloud enablement services, today announced that it has partnered with bpsNode.com—a premier provider of managed cloud Infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS)—to join the Telx Cloud Xchange ecosystem in Telx’s MIA1… Read More

Why CIOs Should Make the Transition to the Cloud

One of the most interesting facts to come out of Right Scale’s 2015 State of the Cloud Survey was that while 90% of respondents are on the cloud, 68% of enterprises are currently running less than one-fifth of their application portfolio on cloud infrastructure. Clearly, cloud is… Read More

Press Release: Telx Announces 2014 Partner Program Awards

Telx, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, data center solutions, and cloud enablement services, today announced its top partners of 2014. The annual awards recognize those partners that have excelled and demonstrated notable growth throughout the year. Telx’s strong… Read More

With Cross Connects, Don’t Forget to Read the Fine Print

Looking for more connections? No matter who your data center services provider is, you’ll need to find a way to physically connect with the partners and services you need to make your operations work. Before you make the jump, however, remember: not all cross connects are created… Read More

WOW! Business joins Telx’s Cloud Xchange

Telx, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, data center solutions, and cloud enablement services, and WOW! Business, a communications and cloud service provider, today announced a partnership that offers new and expanded cloud computing benefits to both companies and their… Read More

The Cost of Latency

Almost seven years ago, Amazon published a remarkable statistic: the online retail giant found that every 100ms of latency cost them 1% in sales. Around the same time, a study by Tabb Group revealed that a broker could lose as much as $4 million in revenues per millisecond if its… Read More

Data Centers Today: Keeping Pace in an Accelerated Environment [Infographic]

Data centers are the backbone of the economy in our digital world. In fact, Statista estimates that data center IP traffic will grow to 7,726 exabytes per year by 2017. When you consider that an exabyte is equal to one billion gigabytes, that’s a pretty astounding amount of information… Read More

PTC’15 Highlights With Membership Committee Co-Chairs

Following PTC’15, Pacific Telecommunications Council members Will Hughs (Telstra) and Anthony Rossabi (Telx) offered up their thoughts on the event in PTC’s monthly newsletter. We’ve republished their comments below. "Dear Members, These last few years at PTC have left us feeling… Read More

MarketplacePORTAL - Improving The Customer Experience

One of the key ways we’re improving your experience as a customer is through the MarketplacePORTAL, our online marketplace and customer portal. For some of our customers, this is the platform they use everyday, often multiple times per day to manage their data center resources. For… Read More

Want to Grow as a Service Provider? Don’t Forget These 3 Key Factors

Opening that first out-of-market or out-of-country Point of Presence (POP) is always a big step for a carrier to take. But having worked with hundreds of telecommunications carriers on doing exactly this, I’d like to share some insight on what to look for in a colocation provider while… Read More

From Startups to Enterprises, Businesses of All Sizes Can Utilize Telx’s Capacity

I’d like you to imagine for a moment that you’re a growing business in need of data center space. Despite knowing that you have several options (like colocating) that don’t require large investments up-front, your business defies expectations and choses to build your own data center. The… Read More

Cloud Survey Shows Continued Momentum Behind Enterprise Cloud Adoption in 2015

So you are curious about the state of the cloud in 2015? So are we. For a true assessment of cloud adoption rates over the years, few reports have been as useful as Right Scale’s aptly named State of the Cloud Survey. Covering trends in public, private, and hybrid cloud adoptions, how… Read More

Revisiting the World’s Largest Data Center - 350 E Cermak Rd - CHI1

If I were to ask you to envision what you think the world’s largest data center looked like, chances are, you probably wouldn’t think of a building that’s over 100 years old. As it turns out, however, the world’s largest data center, home of Telx’s CHI1 facility, is housed in a… Read More

Want to Embrace the Future? Get On Board With IPv6

The data center industry is constantly evolving. Of the many technologies and trends influencing the way we think about data centers, however, few are more important to the future of the Internet than IPv6. As we mentioned in a blog post about IPv4 last year, IPv4 is already pushing… Read More

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At Telx, our team is ready to help you succeed. Our goal is to create the most effective solutions for your business. Within our ecosystem we help businesses create well-connected communities. With 50,000+ direct connections providing lower costs, near zero latency and fewer points of failure, organizations can improve network performance, reduce time to market and tap into new business opportunities to build a competitive advantage.