News / June 25, 2018

Press Release: IX Reach expands its Global Carrier Centre solution to include Manchester

Manchester, United Kingdom – June 25th 2018: IX Reach, the leading global provider of carrier services and connectivity solutions has increased its colocation offering by adding a state of the art suite in Manchester to its growing portfolio. Manchester, not only one of the UK’s largest cities it has also become one of Europe’s fastest growing business hubs leading the way in the digital and technology sectors.  Following substantial investment into the city, more and more tech and media companies are now calling Manchester home. IX Reach has commissioned a large suite in data centre giant Equinix’s MA1 facility, located close to MediaCityUK - the largest purpose-built creative, digital and technology community in Europe. IX Reach offers direct connectivity to London, mainland Europe and North America from this Point of Presence (PoP) giving its customers the best paths to these key regions. Simon Vye, CEO of IX Reach commented, “We’re thrilled to expand our colocation offering to include Manchester. The city has experienced growth, exposure and a lot of interest in recent years and IX Reach is well-equipped and prepared to help and complement any network in its national and global expansion from this location.” Setting IX Reach apart from other network solution providers is its partnerships with major Cloud Service Providers: Amazon AWS, Google Cloud Platform and Microsoft Azure. IX Reach is able to offer customers dedicated and direct connectivity into the cloud, bypassing the Internet, making it a faster and more reliable option for their cloud strategies. About IX Reach IX Reach is the global #1 reseller for Internet Exchange Points and a leading provider of wholesale carrier solutions such as remote peering, low latency global high-speed Point-to-Point and Multipoint capacity, extensive metro DWDM, IP BGP transit, cloud direct connect solutions and GCC colocation. The IX Reach platform enables carriers, ISPs and content providers of all sizes to quickly and easily increase their network footprint without the need to invest heavily in their own infrastructure or increase resources. Discover new markets and endless possibilities with IX Reach. For more information, visit