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TierPoint Launches Cloud Connect Express

Enables Dedicated, Low-Latency Connections to Azure, AWS from All TierPoint Data Centers


ST. LOUIS (October 3, 2018) -TierPoint, a leading provider of secure, connected data center and cloud solutions at the edge of the internet, today announced the launch of its new Cloud Connect Express (CCX) service.

Leveraging TierPoint’s network assets and Zayo’s CloudLink solution, CCX provides TierPoint customers with dedicated, low-latency connections from all TierPoint data centers to leading public cloud services, starting with Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS).

“A growing percentage of companies are using multiple cloud environments, including public clouds, for their data and workloads. They’re also looking for alternatives to the public internet for connectivity to and between these cloud environments,” said Rob Carter, TierPoint Senior Vice President of Product Development, Architecture and Engineering. “CCX responds to those needs, providing a robust solution for public cloud connectivity from colocation, private cloud and multitenant cloud deployments across our more than 40 edge data centers in 20 markets, coast-to-coast.”

In subsequent phases of the new service, TierPoint will augment CCX with additional carrier partners and connectivity to other public clouds.

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About TierPoint
With a unique combination of secure, connected data center and cloud solutions at the edge of the internet, TierPoint ( specializes in meeting enterprises where they are on their journey to IT transformation. TierPoint has one of the largest customer bases in the industry, with approximately 5,000 clients ranging from the public to private sectors, from small businesses to Fortune 500 enterprises. TierPoint also has one of the largest and most geographically diversified footprints in the nation, with over 40 world-class data centers in 20 markets and 8 multi-tenant cloud pods, connected by a coast-to-coast network. Led by a proven management team, TierPoint’s highly experienced IT professionals offer a comprehensive solution portfolio of private, multitenant, hyperscale, and hybrid cloud, plus colocation, disaster recovery, security and other managed IT services.

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