Hibernia Networks Expands into ColocationGuard’s Brooklyn Data Center
New Point of Presence provides ColocationGuard customers access to the lowest latency transatlantic network
Brooklyn, NY – December 21, 2016 – ColoGuard Enterprise Solutions, LLC (ColocationGuard), one of New York’s leading colocation providers and operator of Brooklyn’s only data center, today announced that Hibernia Networks, a leading provider of global telecommunications services, has launched a new Point of Presence (PoP) at the company’s flagship data center: CGNY1.
The addition of Hibernia Networks provides ColocationGuard’s customers with immediate access to a global network that spans 25 countries and connects to more than 220 PoPs. Additionally, companies housed within the data center can now utilize the lowest latency transatlantic network, as well as a comprehensive portfolio of connectivity solutions, to transport mission critical data efficiently and securely.
“We are delighted to expand our footprint in New York and offer customers connecting through ColocationGuard’s Brooklyn facility access to our robust IP backbone as well as the industry’s lowest latency transatlantic network platform,” states Joe Hilt, Vice President Sales, Americas at Hibernia Networks. “Our connectivity solutions suite provides the additional advantage of route diversity, helping ensure the resiliency and security customers seek from Hibernia Networks.”
ColocationGuard’s carrier-neutral data center contains more than 50,000 square feet of available space and possesses the features that today’s enterprise customers have come to expect, including a high-density server environment with a fully redundant power architecture. The SSAE16 Certified facility is outfitted with a multi-stage security system, including integrated CCTV, biometrics, and a 24/7/365 on-site monitoring staff. All power equipment is built with N+2 redundancy in case of component failure and the building draws power from two independent power grids, backed by three diesel generators with 12,000 gallons (1 full week) of reserve fuel.
“The addition of Hibernia Networks to ColocationGuard’s premier Brooklyn data center provides significant and long-lasting benefits to our customers,” said Ruben Magurdumov, COO of ColoGuard Enterprise Solutions, LLC. “Demand for fast, secure and cost-effective IP transit service continues to rise. This partnership with Hibernia Networks provides a variety of businesses with what they need most: a valuable new option for global IP transit service with low latency that seamlessly connects with North America, Europe and the rest of the world.”
About ColoGuard Enterprise Solutions, LLC
As Brooklyn’s only data center and carrier-neutral hotel for all major fiber providers, ColoGuard Enterprise Solutions, LLC (ColocationGuard) operates over 60,000 square feet of colocation space in both Brooklyn and Northern New Jersey. The company delivers 1Gig to 100Gig connections via numerous Tier1 providers with Points of Presence in the facility. Founded in 2003 to provide affordable enterprise colocation solutions for companies of all sizes, ColocationGuard has been the go-to data center for a range of sectors including Internet Carriers, Healthcare and Financial Services. Located minutes from Wall Street, ColocationGuard is notable for its excellence in managed services, access to numerous Tier1 networks and a direct path to 325 Hudson Street.
ColocationGuard is HIPAA and SSAE 16 compliant and provides 24/7/365 on-site technical support; diverse network routes via dark fiber, and a 100% uptime guarantee. Data center tours are available and a virtual tour of the company’s CGNY1 and CGNY2 data centers can be found at: http://www.colocationguard.com/data-center/data-center-tour/.
About Hibernia Networks:
Hibernia Networks owns and operates a global network serving more than 100 markets and spanning 25 countries. Hibernia Networks serves customers with unparalleled support, flexibility and service in a variety of industry segments including financial markets, web-centric, media and entertainment, and telecom service providers. Providing enterprise-class and wholesale global connectivity solutions, Hibernia Networks offers secure and diverse optical transport, Ethernet, and carrier-grade IP transit services. Hibernia Networks also offers dedicated cloud connectivity, low latency services, DTM and HiberniaCDN for seamless anytime, anywhere content delivery. Hibernia Express, Hibernia Networks’ transatlantic cable, provides the lowest latency connections available between major commercial and financial centers in North America, Europe and beyond. The state-of-the-art cable system garnered two Global Carrier Awards in 2015 – Subsea Project of the Year and Best Subsea Innovation, as well as the Global Telecom Business Innovation Award for 2016.