Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Pacnet Inaugurates Tier III Data Center in Tianjin China

Pacnet inaugurated its latest data center in China, a new facility in Tianjin (TJCS1) to address growing demand in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region. The new data center is strategically located in the Gaocun Science & Technology Innovation Park of the Tianjin Wuqing District in China and was developed in partnership with the Tianjin Wuqing government.

The Tier III, 226,000-square-foot facility provides colocation, connectivity and managed services backed by 24x7 expert, multilingual customer service and on-site remote hands support.  Additionally, TJCS1 boasts N+1 and 2N redundant power and state-of-the-art security, environmental and fire controls.  Customers locating in TJCS1 also obtain direct access to major domestic exchanges, Points of Presence (PoPs) and diverse carrier networks within China.

Pacnet said its new facility is SDN-enabled to give full network control to its customers to self-provision bandwidth on demand based on their business needs.

TJCS1 is connected to the Beijing data center of China International Data System (CIDS) via Pacnet Enabled Network (PEN), an industry-first service platform that leverages SDN to deliver flexible and scalable bandwidth configurable by customer

Pacnet’s data centers in China now include Tianjin, Chongqing, Shenzhen, Beijing and Shanghai.

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