News / August 2, 2012

IX Reach Adds New London Data Centre LDeX to its Network

August, 2012: IX Reach, a layer 2 Ethernet carrier, is pleased to have become a partner of LDeX and added LDeX1 – a state of the art, network independent 22,000sq ft London data centre – to its PoP (Point of Presence) list and is able to offer their full range of services; capacity from 100Mbps to multiple 10Gbps over Point-to-Point/Multipoint connection, full colocation options and also a Direct Connect into the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud platform. By using rack space in the Greater London area data centre, LDeX1, in conjunction with IX Reach, customers will benefit from being situated in a highly secure and cutting edge colocation facility, taking advantage of short route connectivity to the main London city sites and connect on to IX Reach’s expansive international footprint in the same manner as from any other site but without the inner London price. Steve Wilcox, Founder and CTO of IX Reach, commented regarding the recent addition: “It’s great to see a new independent data centre opening up in a popular city such as London; it’s important for customers to have choice and variety as to where they have their presence. For companies wanting to keep costs down but still have an excellent connection to the more central data centres and Internet Exchanges, LDeX is the perfect solution.” IX Reach’s broad and far-reaching network footprint includes key cities across Europe and North America and within its International and Metro connectivity portfolio, IX Reach also offers Remote Peering enabling customers to connect to all of the major Internet Exchanges including; LINX, AMS-IX, DE-CIX, France IX, Netnod, and MIX. Matt Edgley, Sales Director at London Data Exchange, commented: “We have a responsibility at LDeX to attract the best providers to the facility and through this partnership with IX Reach we’ve maintained this commitment.  There is nowhere our clients cannot reach with their data and providers, ISPs and carriers ensuring a tailor made solution delivered over a robust and reliable network. Whatever your network needs, IX Reach is a one stop shop solutions provider who include each required element to an exact specification to improve businesses such as large corporates, content providers, ISPs and carriers ensuring a tailor made solution delivered over a robust and reliable network. For more information about services and partnerships please email, call +44 845 013 0845, or like us on or follow us on   About IX Reach IX Reach operates its own purpose built international MPLS network reaching over 28 major cities across Europe and North America. IX Reach specialise in providing bespoke solutions based on point-to-point and point-to-multipoint connectivity with flexible bandwidth capacity from 100Mbps to multiple 10Gbps, VLANs, VPNs, wavelengths and business IP. IX Reach’s network offers a robust and reliable platform designed to support customers such as carriers, ISPs, content providers and large corporates in order to expand their network across IX Reach’s 61+ data centres. IX Reach also has over 250 racks of colocation and can offer space from a 1/4 rack up to large suites. Through its partnerships with key Internet Exchanges, data centres and cloud operators, IX Reach offers all the benefits of one simple solution. For more information about our services and our partnerships with key Internet Exchanges, data centres and cloud operators please email us at or call us on +44 845 013 0845. You can also like us on or follow us on About LDeX LDeX provide network independent London colocation data centres within the M25.  Operating a data centre portfolio of 22,000sq ft, LDeX offer colocation clients a resilient, well connected and secure environment to host their business critical server equipment within the City of London on the backbone of the internet. LDeX data centres are designed, built and operated with the client in mind offering ‘convenience’ through accessible locations and a range of on-site client facilities, ‘resilience’ with 2(n+1) power protection and advanced security systems and maximum client ‘experience ‘ whilst working with a dedicated, professional, pragmatic and proactive team of experts at all our data centres , in all departments. Solutions at an LDeX data centre include quarter racks, half racks, multiple racks and dedicated private cages and wholesale data halls.  Connectivity is available from a wide range of connectivity providers offering diverse, cost effective connectivity to other data centres, to the internet and to the office.