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Here at Telx, our people are our best asset. We take great pride in providing a level of customer responsiveness and infrastructure resilience that is recognized throughout the industry. From technical support around the clock to data center management and everything in between, our team is an essential part of the services we offer. We want to work with the best. Why Telx? For one, we’re growing steadily. We’ve been recognized every year since 2010 as a part of… Read More

The World’s Most Unusual Data Centers: Infographic

In a recent post, we talked about the ten strangest data center outages. Modern data centers are very secure, but there are a handful of examples (like a squirrel taking out a Yahoo! data center by chewing through cable) of strange outages that sound too strange to be true. But… Read More

Data Centers: Build vs. Buy

As companies grow and scale, it’s nearly a forgone conclusion that they’re going to need more data center capacity. Companies across a variety of industries—from healthcare, to financial services, to retail, and everything in between—are all amassing large quantities of data and evolving… Read More

Unlocking the Intrinsic Value of a Live Event

The Digital ‘Divide’ In today’s digital age, professionals are inundated on a daily basis with new communications technologies and different ways of digital interaction.  Many of our face-to-face meetings have been replaced by video or phone conferences, email and text messages, or FAQ… Read More

Telx Makes the 2014 Inc. 5000

For the 5th time, Telx has made the Inc. list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. With current estimates showing that there are around 6,000,000 private companies in the United States, that places Telx in the top one-hundredth of a percent of the nation’s companies. As… Read More

Why Enterprise App Stores Are a Good Idea

Enterprise mobile apps may very well be the next big thing in the app world. Although their value for consumers has been known for some time now, apps are starting to take off with bigger companies, too. A report from earlier this year found that 48% of companies deploy 1 to 10 apps for… Read More

The Two Most Important Factors in a Modern Financial Services Data Center

Few industries these days are seeing as much rapid change as the financial services sector. Thanks to a rise in mobile payments, new banking technology, and increasing security needs that come along with the 21st century consumer (among a multitude of other factors), financial services is… Read More

Weathering the Storm with Business Continuity and Disaster Relief

Until very recently, businesses planned for “disaster recovery,” or how to recover after a disaster or an unplanned interruption of service. But due both to new types of technology that weren’t as prevalent before—from cloud computing to virtualization and data replication—and because of… Read More

Notes from the Underground

Here at Telx, we never get tired of talking about data centers. But if a new trend holds, we may soon all be calling them data bunkers. Rather than build new structures on the earth’s surface, some companies are looking into housing data center facilities below ground. Iron Mountain… Read More

Will GE’s Newest Breakthrough Change the Data Center Space?

Here at Telx, we think it’s safe to assume that most end users probably don’t think about what’s happening behind the scenes when they access the internet or tap into their data in the cloud. That’s the case with many enterprise users, too. Most people just want their data to be… Read More

Is Your Data Center Equipped to Handle the Hottest Day of the Year?

The National Climatic Data Center recently put together an interesting map. Using 1981-2010 U.S. Climate Normals, the NCDC mapped the warmest days of the year in the contiguous United States. On top of being a fascinating use of big data—the map used thousands upon thousands of data… Read More

The Importance of a Well-Run Meet-Me-Room

Data centers are, in a word, massive. Across all of our data centers, millions of square feet, hundreds of telecom carriers, tens of thousands of cross connects, and millions of miles of fiber connecting dozens of operating suites—all with different rules and regulations—make… Read More

NYC3 Adds Two New Generators

If you’ve been reading our blog over the last few weeks, you’re probably familiar with our newest facility, NYC3. NYC3 is Telx’s third New York City based data center, and in addition to contributing to the already great levels of service and connectivity you’ve come to expect from… Read More

How Healthcare Is Using Big Data

For better or worse, 90 percent of all the world’s data has been generated over the past two years, in large thanks to the Internet of Things and the startling emergence of mainstream Big Data. For a long time, no one was really sure of how to use that data. In fact, many people and… Read More

MIT’s Fastpass: Creating No-Wait Data Centers?

A new article from MIT News recently drew attention to what could end up being big news for the data center services world. A new MIT system, called Fastpass, could reduce data-transmission delays across server farms by 99.6 percent (yes, you read that correctly). Currently, data… Read More

About Telx

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 48,000+ 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.