Expedient Communications, the colocation and managed hosting arm of Continental Broadband, announced plans to expand into the Columbus, Ohio market with a new data center facility that will open in January.
Iowa-based data center provider Involta, LLC will expand into Ohio with a 46,000 square foot enterprise data center in Akron, which it expects to be operational by fourth quarter of 2011.
iland expands hybrid cloud services with Telx, Virtacore taps Equinix (EQIX) to extend global platform, Hurricane Electric establishes PoP at Phoenix NAP data center.
Sellers of wholesale data center space are increasingly competing with colocation providers on deals, according to company executives in both sector. Meanwhile, one major wholesale player has bought a prominent colocation operation.
37signals, which makes web-based business apps, said this week that it has moved into colocation space in a Chicago-area data center.