Cyxtera Technologies Selects Infinera Groove to Power Secure Data Center Interconnect
Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that Cyxtera Technologies, the secure infrastructure company, has deployed the Infinera Groove Network Disaggregation Platform to support delivery of secure and reliable high-speed data center interconnect services. The Infinera Groove solution enables Cyxtera to cost-efficiently scale optical interconnect capacity between its data center facilities within major markets while meeting the business-critical, low-latency and secure performance demands of its enterprise and service provider customers.
Cyxtera Technologies operates over 50 data centers in major cities around the world, providing more than 3,500 customers with a secure global platform for mission-critical applications and systems.
“We continue to invest in best-in-class technology that supports the performance and security requirements of enterprise-grade connectivity,” said Damion Lackamp, Senior Director, Interconnection Products at Cyxtera Technologies. “As we expand our data center facilities, the Infinera Groove solution provides the capacity, efficiency and security to boost the performance of our network infrastructure in a highly compact form factor.”
“With a highly compact and plug-and-play architecture, the Infinera Groove provides Cyxtera a proven foundation for programmable high-speed transmission, including a path to 600G,” said Pete Dale, Vice President, Cloud and Content Sales, Infinera.
Next week, Infinera representatives will participate in CyxteraCon, Cyxtera’s annual user and partner conference, to discuss industry-leading cybersecurity and infrastructure products with key stakeholders from around the world. CyxteraCon will take place April 29-30 at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
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This press release contains forward-looking statements including, but not limited to the potential technical, operational and financial benefits of deploying of the Infinera Groove Network Disaggregation Platform. These statements are not guarantees of results and should not be considered as an indication of future activity or future performance. Actual results may vary materially from these expectations as a result of various risks and uncertainties. Information about these risks and uncertainties, and other risks and uncertainties that affect Infinera’s business, is contained in the risk factors section and other sections of Infinera’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the Fiscal Year ended December 29, 2018 as filed with the SEC on March 14, 2019, as well subsequent reports filed with or furnished to the SEC. These reports are available on Infinera’s website at www.infinera.com and the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Infinera assumes no obligation to, and does not currently intend to, update any such forward-looking statements.