Stockholm & Denver (June 14, 2021) – Telia Carrier today announced that it has expanded deployments with CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE: COR), establishing two new points-of-presence (PoPs) at CoreSite’s Secaucus, New Jersey (NY2) and Boston, Massachusetts (BO1) data centers. NY2 and BO1 provide enterprise customers highly scalable, low-latency connectivity to Telia Carrier's top ranked global IP network (AS1299), connecting multiple facilities across the country, and enabling customers to establish connectivity on their path to digital transformation.
Telia Carrier selected CoreSite’s enterprise-grade facility in Secaucus, New Jersey, to serve customer requirements on the campus and enhance connectivity to an ecosystem of over 220 organizations — including cloud, application, media and IT service providers with high-density, high-growth deployments. NY2 also connects to major financial exchanges and provides seamless interconnection with CoreSite’s Manhattan facility, NY1.
CoreSite’s facility in Boston, Massachusetts was selected to provide additional choice to enhance the robust network interconnection, locally and internationally, with seamless access to multiple diverse subsea cables to Europe. This network expansion enables diverse connectivity to Telia Carrier providing the low latency, scalability and industry-leading uptime enterprises have come to expect.
“Secaucus and Boston are exciting markets representing leading medical, high tech and gaming use cases. The new Telia Carrier PoPs connect directly to our campus ecosystem and are a great option for customers who are looking to reduce latency and improve performance while also increasing reliability, capacity and global reach,” said Ben Green, Vice President of Sales and Network at CoreSite. “Building on our long-standing relationship with Telia Carrier, we can offer customers access to the company’s number one ranked internet backbone network across our highly connected data center footprint which offers the ideal location to support hybrid IT strategies with native on-ramps to all the major cloud providers.”
CoreSite’s New York area data center campus has over 200,000 operating data center square feet, which is highly scalable, disaster resistant space providing low latency connectivity to major financial exchanges in less than 0.2 milliseconds. Boston has nearly 143,000 square feet of operating data center space and is one of the most interconnected buildings in New England, offering access to leading network, cloud and IT providers with extensive options to grow your data center footprint. Telia Carrier has already deployed PoPs with CoreSite Denver, Los Angeles, Santa Clara, Chicago and Reston data centers.
“As we move ever closer to the edge, Telia Carrier’s growing footprint with CoreSite fits into our broader strategy to support global and North American expansion across key metro centers,” said Art Kazmierczak, Director of Business and Network Development, Telia Carrier. “Working with CoreSite we have efficiently expanded our network, offering scalability, unique diversity, automation and security that customers demand. On top of this we work with a great team that can get the job done, which translates into a seamless customer experience as we support enterprises with their digital transformation needs.”
Telia Carrier is the top ranked global IP backbone, with customers in more than 125 countries, operations in 35 of these and network presence in 120 cities worldwide. Telia Carrier offers a broad portfolio of connectivity services, including Wavelengths, DDoS mitigation, IP Transit, Cloud Connect and Ethernet services.