DENVER, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE: COR), a national provider of powerful, network-rich data centers, today announced that CenturyLink is extending its full suite of voice and IP services into five additional CoreSite data centers, offering ubiquitous coverage in all 14 CoreSite data centers throughout North America. CenturyLink, the third largest telecommunications company in the United States and a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprise customers, provides broadband, entertainment, voice and managed services to consumers and businesses across the country.
Currently, CenturyLink offers voice and IP services in multiple CoreSite facilities in Chicago; Los Angeles; San Jose; Denver; Milpitas, CA; and New York. As a result of the extended relationship, in December 2012, CenturyLink will begin providing services in Reston, VA; Washington, DC; and Boston, as well as additional service in Los Angeles. Beginning in January 2013, CenturyLink will also expand services to new CoreSite facilities in the San Francisco Bay area.
"This expanded relationship with CoreSite will help CenturyLink customers utilizing these data centers meet their unique managed services requirements by having access to our full suite of services including Internet and MPLS, metro and long-haul private lines, 100 Mbps to 10 Gbps connections, burstable or static bandwidth, and voice and IP services," said Blake Wetzel, Vice President of Sales, CenturyLink Channel Alliance. "Additionally, CoreSite and CenturyLink customers will benefit from a variety of long-term pricing options and deployments, giving customers access to CoreSite's extensive mesh of interconnection for the networking and cloud communities."
"Extending our relationship with CenturyLink brings our customers best-in-class networking solutions," said Brian Warren, Vice President of Product Management at CoreSite. "Providing our customers a choice of services across markets from the top telecommunications extended carriers is an important part of CoreSite's network-centric computing platform.""We believe our partnership with CoreSite will help us further extend our bandwidth and connect to new and existing customers, providing them with immediate benefits from a recognized telecommunications leader," said Wetzel.