Interxion to become a founding member of the Uptime Institute EMEA Network Wednesday 5 September 2007 PDF Print Interxion is the only carrier independent data centre provider to become a founding member of the Uptime Institute EMEA Network London, September 5, 2007 - Interxion, the leading provider of carrier-neutral data centre and managed services in Europe, today announced that it has been invited to become a founding member of the Uptime Institute EMEA Network, which has established itself as one of the leading sources of information on Best Practices for data centre design, construction and management. To address the increasing reliance on IT and network infrastructure, the exponential growth of data centre demand and deployment across Europe and to bring more industry-leading expertise to its members, the Uptime Institute has invited a selected group of Fortune 1,000 companies and Interxion, the only carrier independent data centre provider, to become founding members of its EMEA Network. The Uptime Institute uses benchmarking, abnormal incident data, and industry Best Practices collected from members of its knowledge communities to translate uptime management into scientific disciplines and practices which can be confidently applied. The participants of the knowledge community are encouraged to learn from and share experiences with each other to provide continuing education in a new and exciting context. Knowledge community participation directly translates into reduced failure rates and increased organisational effectiveness. Anthony Foy, Group Managing Director of Interxion, commented: “We are delighted to become a founding member of the Uptime Institute EMEA Network. With 22 data centres across Europe, we have built up extensive experience of data centre design, construction and management and we are happy to share our knowledge with others. With data centre industry developing so fast, we also welcome the Uptime Institute initiative to develop a European data centre classification system that recognises data centres for their technical specifications and operational excellence.“ - Ends – About Interxion: Interxion is Europe’s leading provider of carrier-neutral data centre and managed services. With 22 data centres across Europe, it has the largest data centre network in Europe and supports over 1,000 customers including enterprises, systems integrators, Internet Service Providers, hosting and telecommunications companies. In Interxion data centres customers have access to 15 major European Internet exchanges and 460 ISP/Carrier networks. Interxion data centres meet the most stringent industry requirements, offering highest level of security, 2n availability of power, and a multiple and cost effective choice of connectivity solutions. Interxion has unparalleled experience in designing, delivering and operating the ultra high power density solutions supporting blade server environments with up to 20 kW per rack. For more information see www.interxion.com Press contacts: Interxion B.V. Ali Moinuddin Tel: +44 (0) 207 375 7038 email@example.com This news release contains forward-looking statements. These statements appear in a number of places in this news release and include statements regarding our intentions, beliefs or current expectations, concerning, among other things, our results of operations, turnover, financial condition, liquidity, prospects, growth, strategies, new products, the level of new launches and the markets in which we operate. Readers are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties, and that actual results may differ markedly from those in the forward-looking statements as a result of various factors. We undertake no obligation publicly to revise any forward-looking statements, except as may be required by law. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of CHIP PR in the following categories: Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.