AT&T Opens New UK Data Center
AT & T is investing more in their European capabilities accommodation with the opening of a second London IDC (Internet Data Center) to meet the growing demand in the region for hosting and service portfolio.
The IDC, which also incorporate a new network node is AT & T third in the United Kingdom and is one of the 38 island countries in the global development of the company, which together offer more than 2.6 million square feet ensure housing facilities across five continents and support more than 400,000 devices. AT & T has designed the electrical infrastructure in the area of new construction for high availability and support high density computing.
“This expansion reflects the investment of AT & T, both in the region and the organization of services for our European customers,” said Andrew Edison, head of AT & T’s business in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). “It’s part of our plan to invest $ 1 billion this year to meet the changing needs of our multinational customers. Investments like this means you will be able to experience all the benefits of cloud services and gain a further advantage of our network and global presence. ”
Steve Caniano, vice president of AT & T and Cloud Hosting Services, said: “With the demand for managed hosting and cloud services to grow globally, we are investing more in providing infrastructure capabilities, enterprise-class advanced network services based on our customers. With the opening of this state of the art IDC we are building on the existing demand for managed hosting and co-location in EMEA, and the expansion of our network, while the future for the growth of cloud services. ”
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The opening of the IDC forms of AT & T planned $ 1,000,000,000 2010 investment program, including best MPLS nodes IPv6-capable in Europe, a new AT & T Business Exchange node in the Netherlands in support of AT & T Solutions Telepresence and the new AT & T Telepresence Solutions Breakfast in Belgium (Brussels), UK (Redding) and Slovakia (Bratislava, Kosice).