San Francisco, California – (The Hosting News) – May 3, 2007 – Developer and operator of data centers, 365 Main Inc., has chosen fiber based connectivity solutions for businesses and carriers, AboveNet, to expand the connectivity presence of 365 Main’s data centers.
The data center expansion will include facilities in San Francisco, El Segundo, Calif., Oakland, Calif., Chantilly, Va., and Chandler, Ariz. Under the terms of the agreement, by the end of 2007 AboveNet will offer services such as IP transit, metro transport, and long haul at each of 365 Main’s facilities and offer an unlimited amount of network capacity.
AboveNet is also expanding its existing footprint at 365 Main’s flagship San Francisco data center, where it already provides connectivity to hundreds of customers. AboveNet also currently provides 10G transport and IP transit at 365 Main’s El Segundo facility.
Chris Dolan, CEO of 365 Main remarked, ”Many Fortune 500 companies use AboveNet’s robust fiber optic backbone on some level, so making its network available at all our facilities is a very strategic move for us. As a carrier-neutral data center company, we are pleased to see such a powerhouse leading the way in providing connectivity across our portfolio. AboveNet is clearly making an investment in our data centers, and we are extremely proud of that.”
John Jacquay, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for AboveNet added, ”Expanding this relationship was a logical decision that makes sense for our business. 365 Main’s data centers are truly world-class, and we look forward to further expanding our footprint as the company continues to open additional facilities in key markets across the country.”
AboveNet Inc. provides fiber connectivity solutions for businesses and carriers. Its private optical network delivers key network and IP services in and among 14 top U.S. metro markets and London. AboveNet’s network is widely used in demanding markets such as financial services, media, health care, retail and government.
365 Main Inc. develops and operates data centers, developed and certified to industry standards and compliance requirements, including SAS70, and feature 24/7/365 power, cooling, connectivity and security capabilities. Hundreds of hosting, telecommunication and Fortune 1000 enterprises utilize 365 Main’s services. 365 Main is a privately held company based in San Francisco, California.
For more information about 365 Main, please visit: www.365main.com.