DAILYHOSTNEWS, November 14, 2011 – ColoGuard, a subsidiary of GalaxyVisions, and a leading provider of colocation services in the New York metropolitan area, announced on Friday last week that its customers will now have access to Sidera Networks’ low-latency, scalable and reliable connections at this facility.
Sidera Networks specializes in providing high bandwidth connectivity solutions that enable customers to gain a competitive advantage. Enterprises that use ColoGuard’s state-of-the-art datacenter can leverage this low-latency connectivity for financial transactions, VoIP and other applications.
“Businesses of all sizes need a scalable, reliable infrastructure designed to support their specific networking needs,” said Maura Mahoney, Sidera’s Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. “Our ultra-low-latency network and ColoGuard’s world-class datacenter combine to create a complete solution for optimal performance of business applications.”
ColoGuard’s clients also have immediate access to Sidera’s Ethernet Services, which enable companies to extend their local-area networks into the metro area and beyond. Sidera’s solution, which is scalable, fully restorable and easily managed, is offered in multiple configurations including dedicated point-to-point, switched point-to-multipoint and multipoint-to-multipoint Layer 2 connectivity.
“Sidera’s reliable, cost-effective solutions and solid service and support are the perfect complement to ColoGuard’s commitment to our customers,” according to Ray Sidler, President and co-founder of ColoGuard. “We and our customers welcome Sidera to our facility.”
ColoGuard’s 15,000-square-foot Brooklyn datacenter features more than 9Gbps of bandwidth connectivity from a variety of hand-picked providers and peering arrangements. In addition to exceptional connectivity, the facility has dedicated power from multiple providers as well as high-capacity generators, each with a 72-hour fuel supply. Security features include biometric scanners with pass-card access, mantraps at the main entry, fully archived video surveillance and 24/7/365 onsite monitoring and support.
ColoGuard is a subsidiary of GalaxyVisions and was born out of the increasing need for affordable enterprise colocation solutions. ColoGuard is a privately held managed colocation facility based in the heart of Brooklyn, NY, just minutes from New York City. With a state-of-the-art in-house datacenter, ColoGuard’s goal is to provide affordable enterprise colocation solutions for companies of all sizes. ColoGuard’s facility offers diverse network routes via dark fiber, 24/7/365 live technical support and prices and services that are unmatched by competitors.
About Sidera Networks
Sidera Networks is the premier provider of tailored, high capacity communications services to carrier and enterprise customers. Sidera Networks offers a comprehensive suite of facilities-based services including: Ethernet, SONET, Wavelength, Dark Fiber, Internet Access, Colocation and more