Telx and Appcore Team Up for Private Hosted Cloud Services

New York, NY – Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Telx® today announced that it has entered a strategic alliance with Appcore, a leading global provider of enterprise private hosted cloud services.  Under the terms of the partnership, Telx is now providing its 1,000+colocation customers across 17 C3 Cloud Connection Centers direct, dedicated access to Appcore’s turnkey private hosted cloud solution via the Telx Cloud Xchange.

“The partnership between Appcore and Telx is an important strategic alliance for enterprise and service providers wanting to deliver the benefits of private cloud to their customers. Telx is a world-class data center operator ideal for the Appcore Onsite Private Cloud solution. Through this alliance, we are able to bring a customer’s branded, private, dedicated cloud service online in 30 days or less with gold global support, enabling them to reap the rewards of cloud computing without the headaches of building it themselves,” said Brian Donaghy, Appcore CEO. Appcore provides high availability, certified hardware though its complete Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) System, Appcore Onsite™. This system comes complete with five innovative modules, including the Cloud Console for employee self-service and the Support Portal for CRM, Tickets, and Billing.  Appcore also offers an enterprise-grade Appstore for applications, including Launch to Cloud™ technology that provisions Cloud Servers with one click. Telx colocation customers have the ability to deploy Appcore’s private cloud offerings in all Telx C3 data centers and directly connect through the Telx EtherConnect service to the widest array of networks. Appcore is able to leverage Telx’s national footprint to deliver solutions rapidly into new markets and optimize the performance of cloud infrastructure and on-demand applications with private interconnectivity options.

“Telx is proud to add Appcore as a strategic partner to our rapidly expanding Cloud Xchange community of value-added cloud service providers.  With Appcore’s Onsite Private Cloud solution,  customers can accelerate turnkey cloud deployments, achieve rapid time to value and leverage our purpose-built community that delivers the on-demand services, highly available networking and security solutions they require,” said Eric Shepcaro, CEO of Telx. “Our C3 Cloud Connection Centers offer the proximity, low latency and flexibility required to optimize Appcore’s innovative mix of private hosted cloud services, securely and cost-effectively.”

Appcore and Telx are exhibitors at CloudConnect 2012 Booth #214, Feb. 13-16 in Santa Clara, California. Telx’s Darryl Brown, GM of Cloud and Digital Media Services, will also present the session, “Connecting Beyond Clouds,” on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 3:45 p.m. To schedule your time with Appcore and Telx private hosted cloud experts, please contact Telx via email at:  Telxevents@telx.com.

About Cloud Connect
Cloud Connect, produced by UBM TechWeb, is the defining event of the cloud computing industry. As both a conference and an exhibition, Cloud Connect’s goal is to chart the course of cloud computing’s development by bringing together enterprise IT professionals, developers, infrastructure and service providers and cloud computing innovators. UBM TechWeb has produced cloud events that define and frame cloud computing discussions since June 2008, and recently expanded the Cloud Connect event brand to Chicago and Bangalore, India, in addition to the flagship Santa Clara event. Cloud Connect is a one-of-a-kind event that encompasses the entire cloud computing ecosystem featuring a Launch Pad program, IT & Developer workshops and a full conference program. For more information visit:http://www.cloudconnectevent.com.

About Appcore
Appcore® manufactures the business of Cloud Computing. Appcore delivers Infrastructure-as-a-Service technology to telcos, data centers, fiber rings, and enterprises to enable Public (service provider) and Private (enterprise) Cloud environments. Our flagship product, Appcore Onsite™, is a certified, integrated stack of hardware and software systems designed to be data center roll-in ready, accelerating the deployment of Cloud environments. For more information, visit https://www.appcore.com/.

About Telx
Telx is a leading provider of interconnection and data center services in strategic, high demand North American markets.  With 17 premier C3 Cloud Connection Centers™, Telx increases speed to market and reduces connectivity costs by providing direct connections to a community of the industry’s highest performance networks and access to 1,000+ customers, including leading telecommunications carriers, ISPs, cloud providers, content providers and enterprises. Telx is a privately held company headquartered in New York City with five facilities in the New York Metro area, two facilities in Chicago, two facilities in Dallas, four facilities in California, (Los Angeles, San Francisco, and two in Santa Clara) and facilities in Atlanta, Miami, Phoenix and Charlotte, N.C. For more information about Telx, visit http://www.telx.com