FRANKFURT 16 June 2011 – INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of carrier-neutral colocation data centre services, today announced that V-Private, a leading operator of international MPLS (Multi Protocol Label Switching) network services, has moved a significant part of its IT application services to Interxion’s Frankfurt data centre campus.
Located in state-of-the-art data centre facilities across Europe, Interxion’s data centres act as true Content Hubs, offering secure and highly connected physical space, high-density power and proximity to a community of digital content companies and their audiences. The Content Hubs offer an ideal environment for the effective aggregation, management and distribution of on-demand and real-time online content.
By housing its environment within Interxion’s Frankfurt site, V-Private is able to provide international connectivity to national and regional telecommunications companies and other partners, such as digital media companies. V-Private’s services include the transport network management of popular local events, including motor racing and extreme sports, such as the Red Bull Air Race and freestyle motocross.
To ensure the smooth and uninterrupted supply of these video streams to PCs, smartphones, tablet PCs, and other devices, secure and highly available data networks are essential. V-Private uses Interxion’s data centre infrastructure to build out ultra-reliable, point-to-point data connections with the highest levels of performance at lowest latencies through its global MPLS services.
“Interxion’s facilities provide us with high availability, high speed and flexibility as well as performance and high-quality services to refine our own services and to support the growth of our customers,” said Bernd Lohr, V-Private’s Director Sales & Marketing. “In addition, we can directly access and connect with partners or other members of the digital media community.”
"Interxion offers the best-connected infrastructure environments in Germany. In addition to an efficient infrastructure, ensuring high performance and connectivity, the customer benefits from reduced IT infrastructure costs and improved business efficiency,” said Peter Knapp, Managing Director Interxion Germany. “This deal further reflects our position as one of the leading providers of colocation space to the Digital Media Market and highlights the benefits that these organizations can achieve by housing their infrastructure within our bespoke Content Hubs.”
Interxion (NYSE: INXN) is a leading provider of carrier-neutral colocation data centre services in Europe, serving over 1,200 customers through 28 data centres in 11 European countries. Interxion’s uniformly designed, energy-efficient data centres offer customers extensive security and uptime for their mission-critical applications. With connectivity provided by 350 carriers and ISPs and 20 European Internet exchanges across its footprint, Interxion has created content and connectivity hubs that foster growing customer communities of interest. For more information, please visit www.interxion.com .
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