DE-CIX Joins CoreSite’s Open Cloud Exchange®

Enabling Low Latency Access to DE-CIX’s New York Leading Internet Exchange from  CoreSite’s Boston and Northern Virginia Markets

NEW YORK, March 3, 2020DE-CIX, the world’s leading Internet Exchange (IX) operator with the largest carrier and data center-neutral IX in the major markets of New York and Dallas, and CoreSite (NYSE:COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions across the U.S., today announced that DE-CIX has joined CoreSite’s Open Cloud Exchange.

Powerful Collaboration between DE-CIX and CoreSite

Through the CoreSite SDN-based Open Cloud Exchange, which provides a single port into a layer 2 Ethernet switching platform, customers can now reach DE-CIX New York to access over 220 networks through a single interconnection. CoreSite customers in Boston and Northern Virginia can now provision connections to DE-CIX to reach networks not available in each local market. Through CoreSite’s Open Cloud Exchange, customers gain easy access to global and specialized networks through a single interconnection.

Enabling Further Connectivity, Route Diversity and Global Reach

“We’re excited to offer access to DE-CIX New York through CoreSite’s Open Cloud Exchange,” said Ed d’Agostino, Vice President and General Manager of DE-CIX North America. “Through a connection to DE-CIX New York, CoreSite customers gain more than just access to hundreds of domestic and international networks. A connection also enables the ability to use DE-CIX’s GlobePEER Remote service, which extends low latency connectivity and reach to DE-CIX Frankfurt and other exchanges with access to over 1,200 networks throughout the world seamlessly, effectively and more cost-efficiently.”

CoreSite customers can utilize an existing port on the Open Cloud Exchange or provision a new port to access DE-CIX New York, among other leading cloud and IT service providers. Access to DE-CIX New York can be ordered in bandwidth increments from 1G to 10G.

“By connecting to DE-CIX New York, our data center customers can expand their low latency connections to hundreds of networks, thus enhancing their networks’ performance, reach, and resiliency in a cost-effective manner,” said Juan Font, CoreSite’s Senior Vice President, General Management. “DE-CIX is a great addition to CoreSite’s Open Cloud Exchange,  further enriching the value of our ecosystem and we’re pleased to offer our customers the additional connectivity opportunities that DE-CIX New York brings to our Open Cloud Exchange platform.”

About CoreSite’s Open Cloud Exchange

With DE-CIX joining CoreSite’s Open Cloud Exchange, CoreSite’s customers in Boston and Northern Virginia can provision private, low latency connectivity to DE-CIX New York through the Open Cloud Exchange without incurring additional third-party costs such as transport or remote access fees.  CoreSite’s inter-site connectivity solutions provide customers high-speed connectivity to multiple service providers with on-demand flexibility delivering low latency solutions that bypass the public internet.  This scalable platform enables rapid, near real-time provisioning through CoreSite’s private online portal and enables access to an entire ecosystem of providers through a single port, providing multiple virtual connections for improved network performance.

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About DE-CIX

DE-CIX is the world’s leading Internet Exchange operator and will celebrate its 25th anniversary this year. Having started operations in 1995, DE-CIX in Frankfurt am Main is the Internet Exchange (IX) with the world’s highest data throughput at peak times, at more than 8.3 Terabits per second (Tbps). Its technical infrastructure has a total capacity of 48 Terabits.

In total, DE-CIX serves close to 1900 network operators, Internet service providers (ISPs), and content providers from more than 100 countries with peering and interconnection services at its more than 20 locations in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and North America. Further information at

DE-CIX Contact:

Ilissa Miller for DE-CIX

Tel: +1-866-307-2510

About CoreSite

CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) delivers secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions to a growing customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. More than 1,350 of the world’s leading enterprises, network operators, cloud providers, and supporting service providers choose CoreSite to connect, protect and optimize their performance-sensitive data, applications and computing workloads. Our scalable, flexible solutions and 450+ dedicated employees consistently deliver unmatched data center options — all of which leads to a best-in-class customer experience and lasting relationships. For more information, visit

CoreSite Contact
Carole Jorgensen
Vice President Investor Relations and Corporate Communications