vXchnge Partners with Northwest Access Exchange (NWAX)
By: Kaylie Gyarmathy on May 17, 2017
Partnership extends the vXchnge Cloud Interconnection Exchange with over 86 Service providers and growing
TAMPA, Fla., May 16, 2017 -- The Northwest Access Exchnge (NWAX) is now deployed in the vXchnge Portland Data Center, adding new interconnections to the growing vXchnge cloud marketplace. This partnership extends NWAX's reach into this cloud exchange, and affords vXchnge's customers to interconnect and peer. vXchnge customers will now be able to use the NWAX as a solution to reduce transit costs and optimize their routing choices to minimize latency.
"We are excited to be partnering with vXchnge in the Portland metro area and expanding our network community," said Eric Rosenberry, President, NWAX. "As this city and its economy continues to innovate, businesses must make changes to their infrastructure to allow for scalable growth, without taking on huge costs. They also need a data center that meets and exceeds the most stringent requirements when it comes to security and support. With vXchnge's Portland data center, we get a partner with resilient infrastructure, 100 percent power availability, and expanded growth connectivity."
"Our partnership with NWAX provides customers with access to the Pacific Northwest's peering fabric, expanding peering options and enhancing our cloud interconnection exchange," said Ernest Sampera, Chief Marketing Officer, vXchnge. "Customers depend on their interconnected applications that are crucial to running their business. Our data centers have vXchnge technicians on-site 24 hours a day who provide rapid response and immediate support for our customers' critical online applications.
About vXchnge vXchnge is a leading carrier-neutral colocation services provider dedicated to improving the business performance of its customers. As a leading 100% ISO 27001 edge provider, vXchnge offers resilient data center infrastructure that delivers unmatched brand protection. vXchnge's Micro Data Centers provide businesses with a Data Center-as-a-Service solution that is flexible, reliable and scalable. For more information on gaining an edge with vXchnge, visit http://www.vxchnge.com or connect on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.
About Northwest Access Exchange (NWAX) NWAX is a 501c(6), nonprofit, member-controlled, facility / network / vendor-neutral Internet exchange in Portland Oregon, serving over 80 public and private networks. It is the 14th largest IX in the nation and the 2nd largest non-commercial IX in the country. The goal of NWAX is to improve the quality of the Internet in our region by keeping local traffic local. Participating networks peer with each other across our network fabric and take part in the regional economy.
As the Marketing Manager for vXchnge, Kaylie handles the coordination and logistics of tradeshows and events. She is responsible for social media marketing and brand promotion through various outlets. She enjoys developing new ways and events to capture the attention of the vXchnge audience.