Market Overview

Carrier-1 Offers Transformyx a Colocation Option Outside of Primary Data Center for Disaster Recovery Services (DRaaS)


Dallas Hub provides redundancy for Gulf Coast data center

creates a unique offering for regional data center providers like
Transformyx. As a Louisiana-based provider of strategic technology and
business solutions, their clients need a colocation choice that includes
a facility located outside of their region. When providing Disaster
Recovery as a Service (DRaaS), distance is a critical and often
overlooked part of a solution. Major events or disasters can be regional
in scope and destroy the primary data center. Even though it may seem
like proximity is cost effective and convenient, having a disaster
recovery site close to the main location is not the ideal choice.

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As a provider of IT services to companies of all sizes, K-12 and higher
education systems, local and state governments, healthcare providers,
law firms and other organizations across the Gulf Coast, Transformyx can
utilize the Carrier-1 data center as an option that is significantly
outside of their current facility in Baton Rouge.

"Dallas is a hub for technology, creating easy connectivity to hundreds
of providers," describes James DuBos, Chief Technology Officer at
Transformyx. He adds, "Carrier-1 is located near DFW and Love Field
Airports making it extremely convenient for our customers in the Gulf
South region looking for a secondary site with easy access and a robust
data center to provide disaster recovery and business continuity
capabilities outside of their region."

DuBos describes Carrier-1 as the best partner because of their focus as
a wholesale provider. "They are dedicated and focused on partners,
making it easy to do work with them. And their facility is top of the

"We continue to focus on helping our clients achieve their goals via
cost savings for colocation; providing 100% uptime and security," said
Carrier-1's CEO, Peter Pathos. "Transformyx delivers a broad range of IT
solutions from on-premise to public, private and hybrid cloud options
with security as an added differentiator.
Providing a colocation
option outside of their current geographic location is critical for
their ability to provide a total solution for their customers."

About Transformyx

Transformyx offers Managed IT services, Cloud Computing Services, Cyber
Security, Voice solutions, and more. By incorporating these services,
Transformyx can manage and service the entire life cycle of their
customers technology needs. For more information, visit

About Carrier-1
Data Centers

Carrier-1 owns and operates a 106,866 square foot data
center building
in Dallas, Texas. Customers may lease colocation
space within the building to utilize the redundant infrastructure and
environment controls to maintain 100% uptime while receiving access to
over 95 network carriers. Multiple racks, Virtual-PODs, cages, private
suites and powered shell space is available now with plenty of space for
expansion. Carrier-1 is Colocation and Cloud Ready. Clients may also
leverage Carrier-1's office space, business continuity center for
personnel and private data center suites within their colocation
building. For more information, visit

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