Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) said it has announced the expansion of its global data centre network with the opening of its newest facility, located at 524 Van Buren Street in Herndon, Virginia.
The new facility achieved Level 3´s highest rating as a Premier Elite data centre by offering fully redundant, high-density power and cooling systems, multi-tier security and direct connectivity to the global Level 3 network. These features provide enterprise and government customers with the necessary capabilities to manage rapid data growth and ensure business continuity key elements to deliver today´s mission-critical business applications in a secure and efficient operating environment.
Level 3 operates more than 350 data centers worldwide, comprised of Premier Elite, Premier Select and Premier facilities. Premier Elite data centers deliver the highest level of service, designed to meet the most stringent operating requirements and connectivity demands of business customers around the world.
Level 3´s global data centre footprint offers a streamlined solution with direct connectivity to its high-availability global fibre network, metro market reach and comprehensive services portfolio to provide customers data networking performance across North America, Europe and Latin America. From these locations, customers also have access to the Level 3 Cloud Connect Solutions ecosystem with secure, private connections to public, private and hybrid cloud platforms, including Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.
Level 3 Communications provides local, national and global communications services to enterprise, government and carrier customers. Level 3´s comprehensive portfolio of secure, managed solutions includes fibre and infrastructure solutions; IP-based voice and data communications; wide-area Ethernet services; video and content distribution; data centre and cloud-based solutions. For more information, visit www.level3.com