Packet, a bare metal infrastructure-as-a-service provider, has become the first tenant in the Parsippany II 70,000 square foot data center of Net Access.
Packet offers dedicated, physical servers on-demand with no virtualization in 10 minutes or less to customers while delivering the experience of the cloud on bare metal servers.
Net Access’ Parsippany II data center features high-density collocation capabilities, diverse and redundant 2(N+1) power systems, innovative heat chimney cooling, three factor biometric security and a carrier-neutral network infrastructure.
The company said, facility offers a 100 percent uptime SLA and provides the scalability and resiliency to Packet as per its requirement.
“We did extensive due diligence of data center providers in the New York metropolitan area and Net Access came out on top when evaluating each of our criteria,” said Zachary Smith, CEO, Packet.
“Net Access’ ability to provide true dual power feeds to high density cabinets with a metered billing methodology was a true differentiator for us,” added Adam Rothschild, SVP of Network for Packet.