HOUSTON – Nov. 13, 2012 – Alpheus Communications, a leading provider of Texas metro-regional fiber and networking solutions, today announced that it has opened a second data center in Dallas to expand its data center and network footprint for enterprises located in Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) and throughout Texas.
The new data center location, in downtown Dallas within the central business district, is a significant strategic advantage for Alpheus customers as it is served by diverse fiber route with a 200 Gigabit DWDM connection to Alpheus’ fiber backbone and is powered by one of the city’s strongest and most reliable electrical grids. The center offers raised floor space, true 2N power to every cabinet, fully redundant HVAC system with N+1 cooling, and is SSAE 16 SOC 3 certified. Businesses can have customizable colocation options for racks, cabinets and cages, including flexible power configuration and remote hands support.
Alpheus’ new data center enables the company to further provide colocation, disaster recovery, redundancy and other managed services to companies in DFW, Houston, Austin, San Antonio and throughout Texas.
“Alpheus is a Texas company that is committed to serving our fellow Texas businesses. With this new data center, we can deliver to customers another digital fortress with fully redundant infrastructure and scalable connectivity to our world-class fiber optic network,” said Scott Widham, CEO, Alpheus Communications. “The size, amenities and location of this new data center in Dallas’ central business district give companies easy access to the resilient platform required for cloud-based applications and computing solutions.”
Alpheus provides a complete portfolio of Metro Ethernet, IP transit, regional long-haul and managed network services. Data center customers can benefit from connecting mission-critical business locations on Alpheus’ high-performance network that includes more than 6000 miles of metro and long-haul fiber.
About Alpheus Communications
Alpheus Communications (www.alpheus.net) is a leading provider of Texas metro-regional fiber and networking solutions. With owned facilities in Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Corpus Christi and the Rio Grande Valley, Alpheus is flexible, content-neutral and responsive to customer needs when low-latency and uptime are essential. As the preferred fiber backbone for Metro Texas, Alpheus is in a unique position to support mission-critical information technology functions and cloud computing solutions through resilient SSAE 16-compliant data center platforms for colocation and disaster recovery.
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