Level 3 Communications, Inc. has expanded its footprint and capabilities in 13 vXchnge data centers across key markets, increasing vXchnge's marketplace of services and providers.

"Level 3's expansion into our Philadelphia and St. Louis data centers demonstrates our commitment to partnering with leading companies to provide the best services and expanded connectivity for these high growth markets. Level 3 enhances vXchnge's ecosystem of carriers, providing customers with enhanced resiliencies and redundancies," said Adam Siegel, vice president of Networks and Service Providers at vXchnge. "In conjunction with our state-of-the-art data centers and proven expertise, Level 3 gives us another way to deliver exceptional customer service and value."

Level 3 provides communication services to enterprise, government and carrier customers, serving more than 500 markets in over 60 countries. This network connection is part of vXchnge's strategy to provide enterprises, across the country, with an economical point of presence (PoP) to access Level 3 and vXchnge services.

Level 3 now has PoPs in these vXchnge data centers:

  • Austin, TX
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Jersey City, NJ
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Nashville, TN
  • New York, NY
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Portland, OR
  • Raleigh-Durham, NC
  • Santa Clara, CA
  • St. Louis, MO
  • St. Paul, MN

"vXchnge continues to be a fantastic ally," said Michael Zody, general manager, northeast region, for Level 3 Communications. "Together we're tackling the pain points enterprise customers are experiencing today — storage, bandwidth, cost and scalability — to provide an easy connection to the Cloud and concurrent connectivity, giving customers a solution with the ability to strengthen and grow their business."