5 Ways Interconnection Builds a Better Enterprise


When it comes to connectivity, not all data centers are created equal. Colocating into a Telx data center facility offers you access to an incredible ecosystem of connections between equipment, services, and users. These kinds of connections are harder to come by for company-built data centers, and they aren’t guaranteed through other colocation providers, either.Here are 5 ways interconnection helps build a better enterprise: By putting you in physical contact… Read More

  • Wed, Aug 26, 2015
  • Written by Michael DeVito

The Telx Internet Exchange, Explained In 90 Seconds

  The Internet is a network of networks. When you send an email or upload a file to Dropbox, your data gets started on its long path to its destination. To reach its final destination, your data must navigate a series of networks, or peers. Along the way, your network information may be… Read More

  • Mon, Aug 24, 2015
  • Written by Damion Lackamp

The ‘Big 3’ for IT Vendor Selection

Any company that’s ever dealt with outsourcing a service or entering a relationship with an outside company likely has some type of formal vendor selection process. Some organizations are more formal about vendor selection than others. (Governments know this well.) More formal vendor… Read More

  • Thu, Aug 20, 2015
  • Written by Michael DeVito

Acacia Case Study: Connecting Communities to Scalable Healthcare IT

  When Raul Russi, CEO of Acacia Network, first started asking questions about the company’s technology backbone, he didn’t like what he saw. Acacia Network is a community-based organization offering a unique constellation of services in the areas of health, housing, and economic… Read More

  • Fri, Aug 14, 2015
  • Written by Andrew Green

The Current State of 5G

First, there was 1G. Then, there was 2G... and 2.5G... and 3G. Oh, and then there was 4G, which is the set of mobile standards we’re on right now. 4G technology, or "ultra-broadband," is the most recent set of speed standards for mobile Internet connectivity. Of course, as researchers and… Read More

  • Thu, Aug 13, 2015
  • Written by Sean McCarthy

How Prepared Are You for a Disaster Near Your Data Center?

In trying to imagine a worst-case scenario for potential disaster in the data center, you’d have a hard time picking an event more frightening than Hurricane Sandy in 2012. On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy made a sharp turn on a clear path for New Jersey’s coast. A storm of this size… Read More

  • Wed, Aug 12, 2015
  • Written by Mitch Fonseca

Clouds Enforcing the Law: CJIS Case Study

“You need to understand that we’re hosting law enforcement mission-critical 911 operations out of Telx data centers. If it’s good enough for when you’re dialing 911, it’s going to be good enough for really anything else that you’re doing.” --Michael J. Coppola, President and C.S.O., CJIS… Read More

  • Wed, Aug 5, 2015
  • Written by Joseph Sacks

Telx’s Anthony Rossabi Interviews with VueTel Italia

“We’ve done a great job in terms of adapting to the international market, to the content market, to the IP market—whatever it might be. As the market dynamically shifts, we adapt to that change.” Those were the words of Anthony Rossabi, EVP of Sales, Marketing, and Strategy at Telx, in a… Read More

  • Wed, Jul 29, 2015
  • Written by Sean McCarthy

Dave Greer Photographs Highlight 56 Marietta and 32 Avenue of the Americas

When Dave Greer learned that One Wilshire sold for $437.5 million, the highest price per square foot ever paid for a downtown Los Angeles office building, he started “the plummet down the rabbit hole” to understand the physical infrastructure behind the Internet. As the New York Times… Read More

  • Tue, Jul 28, 2015
  • Written by Andrew Green

Telx Supports FASTER Cable System on West Coast of U.S.

Today Telx issued a press release announcing its support for the new FASTER transpacific cable system.  The entire press release can be read here.  In summary, the FASTER cable system will be using Telx’s PRT1 data center in Hillsboro Oregon as a distribution point of presence (POP) where… Read More

  • Thu, Jul 23, 2015
  • Written by Don Schuett

Check out the video of “Competing In a Juggernaut World,” from Telx MarketplaceLIVE

Just when you thought that the market for cloud service providers was becoming oversaturated, enterprise demand shifted gears into hyperdrive, creating endless opportunities across virtually all industry verticals and all company sizes. Today’s market is so explosive that new niche… Read More

  • Tue, Jul 21, 2015
  • Written by Blake Mitchell

Video from “Uncovering the Truthiness About The Cloud Market,” from Telx MarketplaceLIVE

Many analysts and industry experts have been predicting meteoric growth in the cloud industry for several years. Some might even argue that, unlike other overhyped technology trends of the past, the cloud industry has indeed lived up to the hype. In the newly-released video embedded… Read More

  • Fri, Jul 17, 2015
  • Written by Don Schuett

“Cyber Security: The Risks, Threats & The Future,” from Telx MarketplaceLIVE is now on video!

Cyber Security: The Risks, Threats & the Future - Telx MarketplaceLIVE from Telx on Vimeo Online fraud and cybercrime is wreaking havoc. From hackers breaching major corporations like Sony Pictures, to thieves stealing 70 million U.S. shoppers’ credit card numbers, cyber security is… Read More

  • Thu, Jul 16, 2015
  • Written by Andrew Baird

Just Released: Video from “The Pulse of Peering,” Session #1 at Telx MarketplaceLIVE

Peering is a hot topic amongst today’s tech community, with the global peering ecosystem sitting on the backbone of today’s modern Internet. There’s a lot of attention and debate regarding the oversight and control of this ecosystem from industry players; bills are being passed that are… Read More

  • Wed, Jul 15, 2015
  • Written by Jessica Smith

Cisco: Global IP Traffic Will Reach 2 Zettabytes Per Year By 2019

What’s a zettabyte? 1,000 exabytes. And one exabyte is 1,000 petabytes. One petabyte is 1,000 terabytes. One terabyte is 1,000 gigabytes. Still having trouble putting that in perspective? Consider this: an exabyte alone has the capacity to hold over 36,000 years worth of HD quality video.… Read More

  • Tue, Jul 14, 2015
  • Written by Damion Lackamp

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