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New Continuum Data Centers Joins The Open19 Foundation


New Continuum continues to support initiatives which improve efficiency and performance and translate to additional value to its customers.

CHICAGO (PRWEB) August 09, 2018

New Continuum Holdings Corporation, which operates New Continuum Data Centers ("New Continuum") ( and United Internet Exchange, LLC ("United IX") ( is pleased to announce it has joined The Open19 Foundation. The Open19 Foundation was established to build a community for a new generation of open data centers and edge solutions, by creating project-based open hardware and software solutions for the greater data center industry. Initial hardware contributions to the foundation are the Open19 Platform industry specification that defines a common server form factor, creating a flexible and economical data center and edge solution for operators of all sizes.

New Continuum has established itself as a leader in defining next generation, multi-tenant data center services. Its flagship data center is engineered for maximum flexibility in power redundancy and density, and it enjoys rich connectivity options and optimal traffic routing due to its partnership with United Internet Exchange. Joining The Open19 Foundation further underscores this commitment to next generation infrastructure services.

"As a core tenet of our business philosophy, we believe in transparency, openness and fair access," said New Continuum Chairman and CEO, Eli D. Scher. "Further, we are always looking for areas of inefficiency where we can realize savings for our customers, or create environments where they can realize savings themselves." Scher added, "The objectives of The Open19 Foundation align perfectly with our values and business principles, and we are excited to integrate this new technology into our service capabilities."

Yuval Bachar, President of the Open19 Foundation, welcomed New Continuum to its community of solution providers. "We are excited by the continued interest in adopting Open19 standards, and welcome New Continuum to the organization."

About New Continuum
New Continuum Data Centers ("NCDC") is a multi-tenant data center operator in the western Chicago suburbs. NCDC operates an 80,000 square foot, purpose-built, concurrently maintainable facility in West Chicago, IL. NCDC offers highly flexible wholesale and retail colocation services to enterprises and small businesses. New Continuum's products range from basic colocation to private cages, private suites and secured data halls. Additionally, NCDC offers unique connectivity and peering solutions through its partnership with United IX ( New Continuum's 2N power design can accommodate some of the highest density cabinet footprints, and with its efficient technologies and robust cooling infrastructure it can deliver leading edge PUEs. To learn more, please visit, or call 877-432-2656.

About Open19 Foundation, Inc.
Open19 Foundation Inc. is a non-profit organization founded in 2017 by Flex, GE Digital, HP Enterprise, LinkedIn and Vapor IO. Its mission is to establish new open industry specifications for servers based on a common form factor.

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