London Internet Exchange announces new partner, Iron Mountain data centers

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Iron Mountain Data Centers Becomes 100G Reseller Partner at LINX in London

4 mei 20207 min
London Internet Exchange Announces New Partner, Iron Mountain Data Centers

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Iron Mountain Data Centers Becomes 100G Reseller Partner at LINX in London

May 04, 2020 – LONDON, UK The London Internet Exchange (LINX) today announced that Iron Mountain Data Centers, global provider of data centre and colocation services, has joined LINX as an official ConneXions reseller partner.

By becoming a 100G ConneXions reseller partner, Iron Mountain can now offer peering and IXP (Internet Exchange Point) services at its London (LON-1) location, a key global interconnection hub.

“We’re really excited to have Iron Mountain Data Centers on board at our peering LANs in London,” said Jennifer Holmes, CCO at LINX. “Here at LINX, our business model is to work closely with key partners, like Iron Mountain, to achieve growth in member numbers, traffic and opportunities.”

Iron Mountain became a member of LINX in 2019 and keeps growing its Ecosystem of network service offerings and its profile within the interconnection and peering community.

“Partnering with LINX is something that has been on our network expansion roadmap.”, said Fran Scalzo, GM Network Services at Iron Mountain Data Centers. “We’re pleased that we can now offer peering and IXP services to our customer base and we’re looking forward expanding our partnership with LINX in the future.’’

Iron Mountain’s 100G reseller port is now LIVE at LINX in London, so customers can take advantage of Iron Mountain Data Centers’ remote peering services as well as new networks looking to connect.

About the London Internet Exchange (LINX)

Established in 1994, the London Internet Exchange (LINX) is one of the largest Internet exchanges in the world, connecting over 900 member ASNs from over 80 countries. LINX continues to expand their London presence with 16 locations across London along with regional exchanges in Wales, Manchester and Scotland. LINX also operates an Internet exchange in the Ashburn metro area in the US just outside Washington DC.