Peak 10 + ViaWest launches 100 gigabit network connectivity across US

Peak 10 + ViaWest, a hybrid IT infrastructure provider offering colocation, interconnection, cloud, managed solutions and professional services, has announced a new core network backbone featuring 100 Gigabit (Gb) connectivity across nine of its data center and cloud node locations spanning the United States, the company said.

Peak 10 + ViaWest is one of the only data center providers in the world to offer a 100Gbps backbone that enables its 4,200 customers across its portfolio of 40 data centers with diverse and significant network federation capabilities.

This 100Gb backbone increases the company´s network capacity by five times and provides customers with network options and interconnection capabilities that extend to hundreds of global carrier offerings. Customers can select the network capacity that best fits their needs today, knowing that the network is readily scalable to 400Gb based on their business needs and growth. This flexibility and the understanding that one size does not fit all is core to the customer-centric approach at Peak 10 + ViaWest.

Peak 10 + ViaWest´s private and secure network backbone is connected into key carrier hotels and peering exchanges in five major markets, with extensions to London and Amsterdam, Netherlands, broadening customer access for national and global network requirements. It is supported by a dedicated backbone engineering team, advanced monitoring and alerting tools, and 24/7/365 support staff.

Peak 10 + ViaWest is a powerful combination that helps organizations optimize their journey of IT transformation while simultaneously balancing cost, scalability, compliance and security. Its 4,200 customers trust it to deliver hybrid IT infrastructure solutions spanning colocation, interconnection, cloud, managed solutions and professional services. Peak 10 + ViaWest´s robust suite of assets span 20 domestic and international markets and is comprised of 40 highly redundant data centers, 2.7 million square feet of data center space, 13 cloud nodes and more than 10,000 cross connects. These capabilities, coupled with over 1,000 dedicated employees, underlie the steadfast reliability of its solutions. For more information on Peak 10, visit www.peak10.com. For more information on ViaWest, visit www.viawest.com.