Press Releases

Hurricane Electric Expands High Speed Internet Transit in Northeast with New Point of Presence at Maine Fiber Company

Hurricane Electric Expands High Speed Internet Transit in Northeast with New Point of Presence at Maine Fiber Company

Latest expansion of world’s largest IPv6 Internet backbone will provide increased connectivity options for Maine’s burgeoning technology sector PORTLAND, Maine & FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, announced today that it has established a new Point of Presence (PoP) at the Maine Fiber Company (MFC). Located at 9 Westland Avenue, Portland, ME, 04101, this is Hurricane Electric’s first PoP in the state. A dark-fiber leasing company that supports all telecom carriers […]

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Hurricane Electric Deploys Coriant Groove™ G30 Network Disaggregation Platform in Silicon Valley Transport Network

Hurricane Electric Deploys Coriant Groove™ G30 Network Disaggregation Platform in Silicon Valley Transport Network

World’s Largest IPv6-Native Internet Backbone Enhances Performance of Its High-Speed, High-Quality IP Transit Solutions with Industry-Leading Modularity, Scalability, and Flexibility NAPERVILLE, Ill. & FREMONT, Calif.–Coriant, a leading supplier of packet optical, IP, and SDN solutions to Tier 1 global service providers and web-scale Internet operators, today announced that Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, has deployed the Coriant Groove™ G30 Network Disaggregation Platform in a Data Center Interconnect (DCI) application to enhance the performance of its high-speed, […]

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Hurricane Electric Strengthens Presence in the Netherlands with Latest Expansion of Global Network

Hurricane Electric Strengthens Presence in the Netherlands with Latest Expansion of Global Network

Third point of presence in Amsterdam will help satisfy demand for global bandwidth needs AMSTERDAM–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, today announced its third Point of Presence (PoP) in Amsterdam at the Interxion Data Centre (AMS8), located at: Pudongweg 37, 1437 EM, Rozenburg Amsterdam The Netherlands. “Because the region is so well-connected, Amsterdam has proven itself to be one of the most important technological hubs in Europe. This new location will provide businesses throughout the […]

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Infomart Data Centers Welcomes Hurricane Electric to Its Dallas Carrier-Neutral Building Meet-Me Room

Infomart Data Centers Welcomes Hurricane Electric to Its Dallas Carrier-Neutral Building Meet-Me Room

Clients in Infomart Dallas, the Hub of Connectivity for the Southern U.S., Can Now Access Hurricane Electric With No Monthly Cross-Connect Fee DALLAS, TX–Infomart Data Centers, a national wholesale data center provider, today announces that Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, has established a new Point of Presence (PoP) in its Infomart Dallascarrier-neutral Building Meet-Me Room (BMMR). Clients of Infomart Dallas, the hub of connectivity for the Southern U.S., can now gain access to Hurricane […]

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OpTerra Energy Services to Participate as Visionary Sponsor at National Grid’s 2017 Customer and Partner Energy Efficiency Summit

OpTerra Energy Services to Participate as Visionary Sponsor at National Grid’s 2017 Customer and Partner Energy Efficiency Summit

  Energy conservation leader OpTerra, an ENGIE company, to highlight the profound impact that efficiency initiatives can have on power and cost savings for a variety of industries BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OpTerra Energy Services (OpTerra), a division of the global energy services corporation ENGIE, that works with commercial and public sector organizations including school districts, cities and counties to implement comprehensive sustainability programs, announced today that its Commercial and Industrial (C&I) Division will be participating at the 2017 National Grid Energy Efficiency […]

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Hurricane Electric Expands Global Network to East Africa Data Centre in Nairobi

Hurricane Electric Expands Global Network to East Africa Data Centre in Nairobi

Third African point of presence positions largest IPv6 backbone for continued growth in the region   NAIROBI, Kenya–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s leading IPv6-native Internet backbone, today announced that it has added a new Point of Presence (PoP) in Nairobi at the East Africa Data Centre. Located at the Sameer Industrial Park, Mombasa Road in Nairobi, Kenya, this is Hurricane Electric’s first PoP Kenya and third in Africa. “Hurricane Electric is delighted with the continued growth of […]

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Fairbanks Energy Services Secures Validated Power Savings for vXchnge

Fairbanks Energy Services Secures Validated Power Savings for vXchnge

Installation of efficient lighting and modern controls leads to proven annual energy savings of 244,000 kWh for vXchnge’s Chappaqua, New York data center while also securing significant utility incentive CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. & HINGHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Fairbanks Energy Services, a full-service design/build energy conservation firm and leader in developing comprehensive commercial and industrial efficiency projects and vXchnge, a leading carrier-neutral colocation provider, announced the 2016 lighting retrofit at vXchnge’s Chappaqua, New York Edge data center has reduced the facility’s power […]

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Hurricane Electric Becomes First Internet Backbone in The World to Connect to 4,000 IPv6 Networks

Hurricane Electric Becomes First Internet Backbone in The World to Connect to 4,000 IPv6 Networks

Largest IPv6 backbone continues leadership role in next-generation Internet Protocol FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s leading IPv6-native Internet backbone, today announced that it is the first network in the world to connect to over 4,000 IPv6 networks, continuing its leadership role in deploying and promoting IPv6 globally. The company first deployed IPv6 on its global backbone in 2001 and became the first network in the world to connect to 1,000 IPv6 networks in 2010. “We’ve […]

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Milldam Public Relations’ President and Founder to Discuss Data Center and Colocation Marketing at CAPRE’s Greater Denver Data Center Summit

Milldam Public Relations’ President and Founder to Discuss Data Center and Colocation Marketing at CAPRE’s Greater Denver Data Center Summit

Discussion to explore how colocation facilities can leverage new digital strategies while building brand awareness and developing leads DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Milldam Public Relations, a comprehensive public relations firm serving a range of technology sectors including data center, telecommunications and energy, announced today that President and Founder, Adam Waitkunas will be speaking at CAPRE’s Greater Denver Data Summit. The event will be held on August 17, 2017 at the Denver Art Museum. “As competition in the data center space has […]

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Launch of First Croatian Point of Presence Marks Hurricane Electric’s Latest Move in European Expansion

Launch of First Croatian Point of Presence Marks Hurricane Electric’s Latest Move in European Expansion

Largest IPv6-native Internet backbone will provide area with high speed IP transit, low latency and fewer router hops ZAGREB, Croatia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPV6-native Internet backbone, continues to expand its global network with the opening of its latest Point of Presence (PoP) in Central Europe at the SRCE Zagreb Data Center. Located at Josipa Marohnića 5 (Trnje), 10000 Zagreb, Croatia, this is Hurricane Electric’s first Point of Presence in the Republic of Croatia. SRCE, […]

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