TeliaSonera Launches High Density Colocation in Frankfurt, Germany
International carrier, TeliaSonera, makes “big ideas happen at the speed of fiber.” Not only is TeliaSonera ranked globally in the top three of IP transit providers, but they hold the number one ranked position in Europe. TeliaSonera prides themselves on having impeccable customer value, and with over 200 points of presence throughout the US, Asia and Europe, it is no wonder why they are an award winning carrier. As TeliaSonera is already recognized as a top carrier, what more could they possibly do? Well, as many ponder that exact question, TeliaSonera launched the opening of a new Tier III, high density colocation internet/carrier complex, located in Frankfurt Germany. This state-of-the-art facility, located in the “heart” of the European internet, offers unique site-specific qualities. The newly opened Frankfurt data center is the home of approximately 400 Internet, telecommunication and media carrier interconnections, and serves as a main interconnection point for carriers located throughout Europe and Balkan regions.
The Frankfurt facility offers support services including, instillation, advanced monitoring, shipping and receiving services, and much more. It also offers interconnection options that include, but are in no means limited to, cross-connects for single-mode and multi-mode fiber, CAT5/6 copper and COAX cabling, metro fiber, SDH/Ethernet, and wavelength services, and many other options. High efficiency design for PUE 1.3 at peak load, a redundant (N+1) generator plant, UPS and cooling plant, and 1.2MW of power that are available for computer load, are just a few of the power/HVAC systems that the new TeliaSonera Frankfurt data center has to offer. Lastly, but certainly not the least, the facility is equipped with around the clock security guards, centrally monitored motion detectors, access alarms, card access control systems and more of the highest of quality security systems to ensure safety.
As TeliaSonera newly opens its Frankfurt data center, they are also offering a special colocation offer. Until September 30, 2012, individuals will experience no extra charges for individual rack power meeting, instillation of footprint including power feeds, monthly rentals starting at €1900, and many more great offers! Through the opening of the Frankfurt, Tier III, carrier neutral, high density colocation internet/carrier complex, TeliaSonera has surpassed what many other international carriers have to offer, truly making them the “carrier of the future.”
Written By: Amy Leigh DeLuca