According to the press release, the relationship will enable Telx’s managed service provider and enterprise colocation customers in its 15 “cloud connection” centers to build customized cloud environments with Telx interconnection services and Hexagrid’s cloud computing platform.
Telx launched its cloud connection centers in June to enable cloud service providers and their end-users to securely connect their infrastructures.
“Telx is working with Hexagrid to further advance our goal to become the destination for cloud enablement for our customers,” Darryl Brown, director of cloud, SaaS and media for Telx said in a statement. “Working with partners such as Hexagrid helps us better serve our client needs and the fast-growing cloud community of interest the Telx cloudXchange, by enabling rapid provisioning of Hexagrid’s VxDatacenter platform on optimized, standardized hardware in our Cloud Connection Centers. It’s an efficient, cost effective, secure way for our customers to quickly build private hosted clouds and connect them privately into their networks.”
Customers can choose the best carrier for their needs with Telx’s Cloud Connection Centers. The Telx-Hexagrid private cloud solution enables organizations to manage commodity hardware as customized clouds with Hexagrid’s VxDatacenter cloud platform.
Hexagrid says its cloud platform can be applied by a service provider or enterprise to achieve multi-level control of virtual IT resources.
“As the cloud market continues to mature and more organizations look to strategically build and position clouds throughout the world, we believe it is imperative for organizations to have a strong connection backbone and data center partner to rely on,” Joseph Seibel, CFO and VP of strategic development at Hexagrid Computing said in a statement. “We are very excited to announce our partnership with Telx for delivering enterprise class private hosted clouds that only a provider with such a highly connected data center environment can offer. This relationship presents an ideal solution for MSPs and enterprises seeking faster and simpler ways to build premium, customized private clouds that maximize business value in the locations where they need them to be.”
Recently, Hexagrid launched a new software certification program that tests and promotes certified software solutions.