EdgePresence has been selected by DediPath, a provider of infrastructure as a service (IaaS) solutions, for a multi-year partnership to provide bare metal colocation solutions within EdgePresence facilities. EdgePresence recently announced it would be deploying twenty edge colocation facilities in the next 12 months with 10 set to be live by the end of 2019. The company’s Jacksonville, FL location is currently available with bare metal solution capabilities.
DediPath delivers scalable and affordable hosting solutions with enterprise-grade hardware, unmetered bandwidth, diverse network paths and more. Through its selection of EdgePresence, the company will be able to provide its services along with bare metal colocation solutions for enterprise businesses in edge markets throughout the U.S. EdgePresence solutions are highly scalable providing access to robust low latency network connectivity including transit and transport services from each EdgePod™ location. The company’s EdgePods provide purpose-built edge compute micro data centers that are comprehensively and compactly designed to include critical power, distribution, fire suppression, physical security, and cooling inconspicuously located at the edge of the network. This unique approach to network and infrastructure distribution offers turnkey solutions to global enterprises and businesses that are looking to leverage a flexible and dynamic edge strategy. DediPath’s servers will enable customers in EdgePresence’s EdgePod locations to leverage greater flexibility when managing their digital assets at the edge.
EdgePresence’s founder and CEO, Doug Recker is an industry veteran with 25 years of proven experience successfully delivering cutting edge data center and colocation services. Doug’s experience includes building multiple data center companies from the ground up through highly successful exits. This robust industry experience has helped to quickly position EdgePresence as a leading contender in the edge micro data center market.
“With the increase of mobile internet usage, awareness and use of the Internet of Things (IoT), and the release of 5G nationwide, customers have a need for their data to be located and accessed at the edge of the network,” comments Ernie Quick, CTO of DediPath. “Our dedicated servers offer lower latency to and from mobile users on the edge, which improves performance, accessibility and provides greater reach than traditional urban-based data center locations.”
“The edge market is critical for businesses embracing digital transformation, and the opportunities to build solutions that are viable for both today and tomorrow are possible,” comments Doug Recker. “The industry is tending towards a more distributed infrastructure, leveraging network solutions that bring data closer to users which drastically improves capabilities and performance. We’re excited to be the company that is bringing those solutions to clients today while building fortified edge capabilities for tomorrow.”
“DediPath is excited about expanding and growing with EdgePresence to offer our enterprise-class solutions along with bare metal services at the edge,” states Mark Jiannino, CEO of DediPath. “Our selection of EdgePresence as our go to market partner for bare metal solutions at the edge was an easy decision. EdgePresence offers all of the locations we were looking to grow into, plus N+1 infrastructure, 24×7 NOC, and its unprecedented layer 2 connectivity back to major carrier hotels in traditional urban centers.”
DediPath, currently available in EdgePresence’s Jacksonville EdgePod location, will offer its solutions in all 10 EdgePresence colocation facilities by the end of 2019 with plans to grow alongside the company as it continues to execute on its national deployment roadmap.