RCN Now Available at CoreSite’s Chicago Data Center

30 Aug 2019 by April Armijo

RCN Business Solutions deployed its Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) and ethernet portfolio services at CoreSite’s CH1 Data Center in Chicago. CoreSite Realty Corporation, the premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions, announced the deployment. Its Chicago location provides competitive, flexible data storage offerings in a key market for RCN Business Solutions. 

“We are pleased RCN selected CoreSite to meet their growing needs and we are glad to serve them in our interconnection-rich, edge markets. RCN’s business solutions enrich our ecosystem as they help enterprise organizations and cloud and content providers with their connection needs,” said Ben Green, CoreSite’s Vice President of Sales, Network and Mobility, in a press release.

CoreSite Realty Corporation has a growing customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. CoreSite serves enterprise organizations and cloud providers including providing connectivity to major cloud onramps such as AWS, Microsoft, and Google. More than 1,350 of the world’s leading enterprises, network operators, cloud providers, and supporting service providers rely on CoreSite. Recently, the company has announced that it is offering SDN inter-site connectivity between seven of its edge markets. 

“CoreSite’s locations offer our enterprise clients the flexibility and resiliency they need, with an attention to the customer experience and ease of doing business that really sets them apart. This is a valuable partnership, and we look forward to continuing to work with the CoreSite team,” said Patrick Knorr, CCO and EVP of RCN, Grande and Wave in the press release.

RCN is also located at CoreSite data centers in Boston, Washington DC and the New York area. CoreSite's well-established presence within these markets, including its robust ecosystem of connected businesses and track record of operational excellence, are the reasons for RCN to choose CoreSite.

RCN Telecom Services, Grande Communications and Wave Business operate as a single business solutions organization. The company is a leading provider of high-speed broadband communications and fiber infrastructure solutions for businesses of all sizes. They deliver competitive fiber services in seven of the top 10 largest metro areas throughout the United States. 


April Armijo

April Armijo is the Director of operation. She leads operations as well manages provider relationships. April has 20 years in the industry which shows with her extensive knowledge base of telecommunications and IT infrastructure; which allows her to be nimble into the most sensitive, critical details of data center implementations.

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