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Global Colocation Solutions Provider CyrusOne Adds OMEGABYTE Networks as a New Channel Partner

Global colocation solutions provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) announces it has added OMEGABYTE Networks as a new private cloud solutions channel partner. OMEGABYTE Networks offers dedicated OpenStack Private Cloud solutions to enterprise organizations. CyrusOne was chosen as OMEGABYTE’s first data center partner.

“Our channel partnership will enable customers to leverage OMEGABYTE’s dedicated private cloud while utilizing CyrusOne’s superior data center infrastructure,” said Fred Holloway, vice president of channel sales, CyrusOne. “Our data center environment will provide the optimal level of power, redundancy, and physical security required to effectively serve OMEGABYTE’s customers.”

OMEGABYTE Networks Dedicated Private Cloud is a turnkey OpenStack compute and storage solution delivered as a monthly service. Starting with as few as five nodes and scalable to thousands of nodes, OMEGABYTE provides a dedicated environment with a secure web interface for customers to manage their own private cloud. Ease of use coupled with 100% AWS API compatibility makes OMEGABYTE an attractive option for organizations looking for private cloud alternatives to a public cloud.

“OMEGABYTE and CyrusOne share a common philosophy of providing highly reliable, highly secure, scalable, and flexible solutions to customers. Regardless of whether a company selects a public, private, or hybrid cloud solution to use for their business, customers expect the highest degree of reliability. The OMEGABYTE platform, coupled with the CyrusOne colocation facilities, provides exactly what enterprise organizations need for a private cloud environment,” said Shawn Panchacharam, CEO, OMEGABYTE Networks.

OMEGABYTE selected CyrusOne's Austin Met Center II to house its primary demo environment for OpenStack Private Cloud. The facility provides an ideal location for potential customers to explore the dedicated deployment in a secure, reliable facility. CyrusOne's approximately 65,000-square-foot Austin II colocation facility is the first of a potential four-phase, 290,000-square-foot data center campus. Designed to CyrusOne’s top-tier power, cooling, and security standards, the campus is ideal for production and disaster recovery server environments for Fortune 1000 companies.

Delivering Best-in-Class Enterprise Facilities, Connectivity, and Open-IX Certification

CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data center services and colocation solutions, and engineers its facilities to include the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability, including an available highest possible power redundancy (2N) architecture.

Customers have access to the CyrusOne National IX, which marries low-cost robust connectivity with the massively scaled data centers that the company is known for, by creating the first-ever data center platform that virtually links more than a dozen of CyrusOne’s enterprise facilities and third party locations in multiple metropolitan markets.

The CyrusOne National IX, coupled with the company’s multiple dispersed locations and available 100 percent uptime, enables Fortune 1000 enterprises to implement cost-effective, multi-location data center platforms that can help manage their internal disaster recovery requirements and applicable regulatory or industry-specific requirements such as Sarbanes Oxley, HIPAA, and PCI.

CyrusOne was also recently the first to receive multi-site data center certification from the Open-IX (OIX) Association. The OIX Association has a mandate to promote resilient interconnection in hub cities to facilitate a more resilient Internet.

With 25 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia, CyrusOne provides customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific growth needs. The company is renowned for exceptional service and for building enduring customer relationships and high customer satisfaction levels. CyrusOne’s more than 645 customers include nine of the Fortune 20 companies and more than 135 of the Fortune 1000.

For more information about CyrusOne, call 1-855-908-3662 or visit www.cyrusone.com. Connect with us on Google Plus, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

About CyrusOne

CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for more than 645 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 135 of the Fortune 1000 or equivalent-sized companies.

CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise customers require and are delivered through a tailored, customer service-focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s National IX platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its 25 data centers worldwide.

About OMEGABYTE Networks

OMEGABYTE Networks Inc. is a San Antonio-based dedicated private cloud provider delivering OpenStack-based solutions to growing enterprise and small businesses looking to adopt powerful, flexible infrastructure for compute and storage at a fraction of the cost of traditional deployments. OMEGABYTE provides a complete turnkey dedicated private cloud solution that is delivered and managed, either as on-premises, hybrid or hosted solution with simple monthly pricing, putting customers in control of their infrastructure and spending. For more information about OMEGABYTE Networks, call 1-888-OMEGABYTE (888-663-4229) or contact Neville Haynes at [email protected] or 210-202-1441, or visit www.omegabytenetworks.com.

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