About BBIXBBIX, Inc. (Head office: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Keiichi Makizono) is a 100% subsidiary of Japanese Internet Company SoftBank Corp. BBIX is the Fastest Growing carrier-neutral Internet Exchange in Japan. Major Internet Players, Content Players, DC/Cloud Players and Global Carriers choose BBIX to establish their peering sessions. BBIX provides the best peering platform to bring new exciting experiences to all BGP operators. The company spirit is "No Peering, No Internet." For more information, visit www.BBIX.net/en. About CoreSite CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) delivers secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions to a growing customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. More than 900 of the world's leading enterprises, network operators, cloud providers, and supporting service providers choose CoreSite to connect, protect and optimize their performance-sensitive data, applications and computing workloads. Our scalable, flexible solutions and 350+ dedicated employees consistently deliver unmatched data center options — all of which leads to a best-in-class customer experience and lasting relationships. For more information, visit www.CoreSite.com. Forward-Looking Statements This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Forward-looking statements relate to expectations, beliefs, projections, future plans and strategies, anticipated events or trends and similar expressions concerning matters that are not historical facts. In some cases, you can identify forward-looking statements by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "believes," "expects," "may," "will," "should," "seeks," "approximately," "intends," "plans," "pro forma," "estimates" or "anticipates" or the negative of these words and phrases or similar words or phrases that are predictions of or indicate future events or trends and that do not relate solely to historical matters. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties, assumptions and contingencies, many of which are beyond CoreSite's control that may cause actual results to differ significantly from those expressed in any forward-looking statement. These risks include, without limitation: any adverse developments in local economic conditions or the demand for data center space in these markets; operational difficulties, including difficulties relating to information systems, internal processes and information security; significant industry competition; financial market fluctuations; and other factors affecting the real estate industry generally. All forward-looking statements reflect CoreSite's good faith beliefs, assumptions and expectations, but they are not guarantees of future performance. Furthermore, CoreSite disclaims any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement to reflect changes in underlying assumptions or factors, of new information, data or methods, future events or other changes. For a further discussion of these and other factors that could cause CoreSite's future results to differ materially from any forward-looking statements, see the section entitled "Risk Factors" in CoreSite's most recent annual report on Form 10-K, and other risks described in documents subsequently filed by CoreSite from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions across the U.S., today announced that it has formed a relationship with BBIX, Japan's leading carrier-neutral internet exchange based in Tokyo. This newly established relationship will provide CoreSite customers with direct access to the BBIX peering exchange from CoreSite's Any2Exchange® in Los Angeles. Owned and operated by CoreSite, the Any2Exchange for Internet peering is the second largest peering exchange in the United States and is available from any of CoreSite's 17 operating data center locations. Peering at internet exchanges allows organizations to directly connect their internet infrastructure resulting in reduced IP-transit and network costs, as well as enhanced end-to-end network performance, speed and reliability. Providing CoreSite customers in Los Angeles with direct access to the BBIX peering exchange via the Any2Exchange allows customers to extend their network connectivity with a single secure and reliable connection. In addition to BBIX, CoreSite offers connectivity to some of the world's top Internet exchanges - including AMS-IX, NYIIX, DE-CIX, and LINX - providing customers interconnection and peering opportunities through simple, direct connections. "We are focused on bringing expanded solutions to our customer base that increase interconnection options and enhance performance, while reducing network costs," stated Brian Warren, Senior Vice President of Engineering and Product at CoreSite. "By offering connectivity to BBIX, we provide our customers with secure and reliable access to one of Asia's leading internet exchanges." "BBIX is the first Japanese Internet Exchange to extend its node to the United States. Connecting CoreSite's Any2Exchange with the BBIX exchange brings an alternative connectivity option for customers who want to peer between Japan and the U.S. West Coast market," stated Michikazu Fukuchi, Executive Vice President and COO at BBIX. "Previously, the only peering option for large Asian networks was to peer directly with other global carriers in the U.S. This collaboration with CoreSite provides a true global peering option to all BBIX customers. I believe this will become the new standard for peering in Asia."