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Flexential opened the doors on a new 70,000 square foot expansion to its data center facility in the Atlanta region, which will deliver additional speed, security and services for the fast-growing financial technology (FinTech) industry.
Flexential will now provide additional speed, security and services for the fast-growing financial technology (FinTech) industry with the completion of a 70,000-square-foot expansion to the company’s Atlanta colocation facility.
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Hype and anticipation surrounding 5G technology have been reaching a fevered pitch for the past 12-18 months, but 5th generation cellular wireless is still in its nascency. While the standards body completed the rules for standalone 5G in June 2018, few handsets supporting 5G protocols will be available before 2020.
Flexential, a leading provider of network-enabled colocation and hybrid IT solutions, today announced it is launching a larger and more robust Flexential Professional Services portfolio. The new services, including IT infrastructure and cybersecurity consulting, are designed to help customers further reduce the complexity associated with hyperscale cloud connectivity, multi-cloud and hybrid IT deployments.
Flexential presented its Partner of the Year Awards at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo this month in Las Vegas. Recognizing partners and booking agents that deliver exceptional new business opportunities using Flexential products and services, the awards are a hallmark of Flexential’s channel program.
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IoT solutions and the devices enabling them will drive global data traffic toward an estimated, mind-boggling 600 zettabytes within the next year. But it’s no longer just about home monitors, autonomous cars and video cameras. While the Internet of Things (IoT) drives the connected world, it’s artificial intelligence (AI) that’s making all that data actionable and intelligible.
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Chris Downie sat down recently with SBI CEO, Matt Sharrers, to share insights on merging two regional companies to create one national brand, including best practices deployed in the creation of Flexential in 2017 from legacy companies Peak 10 and ViaWest.
Today Flexential announced it was among a handful of select companies invited by Forrester Research, Inc., to participate in its April 2019 Forrester Wave™ evaluation, The Forrester Wave™: Disaster-Recovery-As-A-Service Providers, Q2 2019.
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The foundational principle of edge computing is that latency sensitive applications need to be as close to the consumer as possible. Proximity to the user is critical to ensure minimal response times. While the concept of edge computing is simple to describe, it is very difficult to execute.
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We’re excited to announce that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named our very own VP of Channel Sales, Melissa McCoy, to its prestigious list of 2019 Channel Chiefs and Flexential’s partner program in its 2019 Partner Program Guide. Patrick Doherty, Flexential's CRO, sat down with Melissa to learn more about our fearless channel leader and how she plans to enable partners, plus an inside look at what’s in store for the channel in 2019.