TechValidate Research on Cyxtera Technologies

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745 Customers Surveyed

5,824 Data Points Collected

39 Published TechFacts

9 Published Charts



Selected Research Highlights


Cyxtera Technologies Customer Research

Select your top most important criteria in selecting Cyxtera Technologies as your data center colocation provider.

Location of the data center
52%
Reputation for uptime and availability
51%
Quality of data center staff (experience, knowledge, professionalism, attitude)
44%
Price
32%
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
30%
Uptime Institute’s M&O Stamp of Approval for Operational Excellence
27%
Ease of doing business
21%
Carrier neutral interconnection area
19%
Availability of a specific carrier/network service provider
16%
Ability to help address your cyber security challenges
11%
Amenities available at the data center (break room, vending machines, customer lounge, wifi, conference room)
8%
Ability to move IT infrastructure between Cyxtera facilities without contractual penalties (ColoFlex)
5%
Availability of direct connection to public cloud provider
3%

Cyxtera Colocation Solutions Customer Research

Top Drivers of Data Center Colocation

What were the top purchasing drivers for colocating in a third party data center?

Improve data center uptime
64%
Reduce costs (labor, bandwidth, power, cooling, etc.)
64%
Meet compliance regulations
45%
Consolidate IT Infrastructure
43%
Support business growth expectations
43%
Access to greater bandwidth
30%
Direct connection(s) to cloud and other service providers
20%

Cyxtera Technologies Customer Testimonial

We have access to a very reliable and secure colo space. This gives us confidence that we will be able to execute our disaster recovery plan.

IT Manager, Medium Enterprise Consumer Products Company

Cyxtera Colocation Solutions Customer Testimonial

Perfection

The data center is being managed perfectly. Access controls and all mechanisms are being tracked properly.

IT Professional, Large Enterprise Consumer Products Company



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About Cyxtera Technologies

By combining a modern, hybrid-ready information security fabric with an uncommonly diverse and distributed footprint of 57 world-class data centers, Cyxtera delivers a secure platform for connecting and protecting dedicated infrastructure, private clouds and public clouds. For enterprises, government agencies and service providers, Cyxtera offers powerful, secure IT infrastructure capabilities paired with agile, dynamic software-defined security.

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