Interxion Upgrades Zurich Data Center
Interxion, a leading European provider of neutral colocation services data center operator, today announced that the first phase of a major expansion and improvement of its data center in Zurich-Glattbrugg ZUR1 has been completed, meet the growing demand customers for high power density placement of infrastructure.
700 m2 of space for data centers is now ready for service in the first of three phased expansion will increase the total area equipped in the data center of almost 2700 m2. At the same time, an updated network connection redundant 20 MVA will be installed, allowing the installation configurations to support ultra-high power density.
The new space offers high energy efficiency and safe environment based on standards for the customer’s home team, with 2N UPS and backup generators for N +1, which provides up to 99.999% availability. At home connectivity options include more than 30 operators and Internet providers and SwissIX, the leading neutral Internet exchange francs. The facility and its operating systems have been independently assessed and accredited for ISO 27001 and BS25999 standards of information security and business continuity, and also comply with all FINMA [Swiss Financial Market Authority] guidelines .
“More than half the new space has already been assigned, which shows the desirability of continuing high-end, rich in connectivity infrastructure for leading organizations,” said Eddy Van den Broeck, Switzerland, CEO of Interxion. “We will continue to improve our facilities and take advantage of our standards of customer support to communities in all sectors, and to expand, develop and implement the latest mission-critical applications.”
Interxion is the leading provider of placement services operator neutral data centers in Europe, serving more than 1,100 customers across 28 data centers in 11 European countries. Interxion uniform configuration, the energy-efficient data centers provide customers comprehensive security and uptime for their mission-critical applications. The contents of connectivity provided by 350 companies and Internet providers and 18 European Internet exchanges through its mark, Interxion has created and the connectivity of schools to promote the growing communities of interest from customers.