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Community IX’s FL-IX Deploys Node in the EdgeConneX Miami-01 Edge Data Center

Continuing Their Partnership With Community IX, EdgeConneX Brings FL-IX to Their Miami-01 Facility, Offering Advanced Peering Opportunities to the Miami Metro Area

Herndon, VA – September 26, 2017 – EdgeConneX®, specializing in global data center solutions at the edge of the network, today announces their continued partnership with Community IX, an organization dedicated to improving interconnectivity and reducing cost between networks.  Community IX’s Miami-based Internet Exchange, FL-IX, will build a connectivity node into EdgeConneX’s Miami-01 Edge Data Center® (EDC).  Purpose-built to provide customers with fastest and most secure facility for delivery of content and applications, the 32,000-square-foot EDC provides its customers with the lowest latency options available.

With 80-plus unique networks accessible over FL-IX, it reaches more data centers in a metro area than any other Internet Exchange.  FL-IX offers a fully redundant switching fabric with near-perfect uptime availability.  Since the establishment of FL-IX, they have experienced over 200Gbps of peak traffic after only two years.  FL-IX will allow ISPs, content providers and enterprises to quickly, cost-effectively and easily exchange IP traffic at several sites in the greater Miami metro area.  This expansion provides ECX customers the opportunity to be cost-effective in their peering strategy throughout the Southeast.

“Following our recent announcement about deploying CIX-ATL into the EdgeConneX Atlanta Edge Data Center, we are eager to deploy FL-IX in their Miami-01 facility,” notes Dave Temkin, Chairman of the Board, Community IX.  “This partnership greatly expands peering in the greater Miami metro area and allows EdgeConneX customers to quickly, cost-effectively and easily exchange IP traffic.”

“EdgeConneX is excited continue our relationship with Community IX, announcing continued peering opportunities with FL-IX from our Miami1 Edge Data Center,” says Clint Heiden, chief commercial officer, EdgeConneX.  “It’s our continued goal to offer a wide range of advanced interconnection opportunities with exceptional connectivity services at every Edge Data Center in our global portfolio.”

For more information about EdgeConneX and its leading Edge of network infrastructure solutions for expanding and improving access to wireless and data communications, visit  edgeconnex.com or email info@edgeconnex.com.

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EdgeConneX® is the only global Edge Data Center® provider.  Creating purpose-built, edge-of-network infrastructure solutions that extend the internet’s reach, EdgeConneX enables the fastest and most secure delivery of content, cloud services and applications. Edge Data Centers host bandwidth intensive and latency sensitive data closer to end-users, establishing a more secure, reliable and cost effective distribution model for the internet.  For more information, please visit the EdgeConneX Internet of Everywhere® at edgeconnex.com.