Hurricane Electric Establishes PoP in Phoenix NAP Datacenter
Phoenix PAN ®, a new generation of data centers and the point of network access, today announced that Hurricane Electric, an Internet backbone and leading provider of placement, has established a Point of Presence (PoP) in the PAN downtown Phoenix.
“After Hurricane Electric operates a PoP out of our facilities is a tremendous opportunity for area and regional businesses to obtain quality solutions in connectivity. With one of the top ranked international Internet backbones in the world, Hurricane Electric can help our customers meet their transit needs, and we’re happy to have them in our data center, “said Ian McClarty, president of Phoenix PAN.
Hurricane Electric provides IPv4 and IPv6 traffic solutions on the same connection at speeds of up to 10 Gbps or more. With its own global network, the company has 45 major exchange points with connectivity to more than 1,500 different networks. The use of the topology of the elastic fiber, Hurricane Electric has at least four redundant paths across the United States, two separate paths between the U.S. and Europe, and rings in Europe and Asia.
Hurricane Electric first deployed IPv6 in its backbone network worldwide in 2001. It is one of the few pillars of global Internet that is not dependent on native IPv6 tunnels own requirements for IPv6 connectivity. IPv6 is provided as a basic service that every customer is provided connectivity IPv6 and IPv4 connectivity factor. Hurricane Electric connects more than 900 partners IPv6 backbones.
“Hurricane Electric is pleased to initiate this long-term strategic partnership with Phoenix PAN, said Martin Levy, Director of Strategy IPv6 at Hurricane Electric.” This relationship will improve fault tolerance, load balancing and management capabilities congestion infrastructure for the delivery of next-generation IP access. ”
As a point of network access, PAN Phoenix strives to offer its customers a wide range of network connectivity solutions. The data center customers can select any option (s) best suits your needs, and can work directly with a supplier, such as Hurricane Electric, or PNA Phoenix company sales staff for the service neutral.
About PAN Phoenix
PAN Phoenix, LLC is a private organization operating networks, management and professionals who have worked in the data center and IT fields since early 1990. The company employs a unique approach to providing solutions for flexible data centers that are adapted to meet the different needs of small and large companies. For more information, visit the company web site at www.phoenixnap.com.
About Hurricane Electric
Hurricane Electric is a leading Internet backbone and colocation provider. Hurricane Electric operates its own global IPv4 and IPv6 network and owns multiple data centers in Fremont, California, running multiple n-by-10 Gbps links across North America, Europe and Asia. Founded by Mike Leber in his garage in 1994, Hurricane Electric now operates the largest Internet backbone IPv6 network in the world, measured by the number of connected networks.