Yyotta Announces Quantico Internet Exchange Point and Datacenter To Address Underserved Market
Positions Region as Epicenter for Cyber Informatics, Security Education and Real-World Training
Stafford, VA – March 14, 2016 — Yyotta, LLC (“Yyotta”), pronounced ‘why yotta’, an emerging Internet exchange point (IXP), datacenter and managed services company based in Stafford, VA today announced it is building a facility presence in the Quantico Corporate Center. Yyotta will offer its IXP, network transport and managed service solutions through its iFortress TM modular datacenter, a facility used by U.S. Army Corp of Engineers’ clients, focused on developing a cyber security “community of practice” serving the Commonwealth of Virginia. The IXP will be open June 2016.
“Stafford County is excited to see Yyotta’s investment in the Quantico Corporate Center and its planned connectivity and cloud-based services to meet customer bandwidth and infrastructure support demands,” said Tim Baroody, Deputy County Administrator County of Stafford Virginia. “Yyotta’s Quantico datacenter enables the region’s small and large commercial, academia and government customers with a tremendous resource fueling continued economic and workforce progress.”
“We chose Quantico Corporate Center because it represents a regional nexus of local, state, federal, and Department of Defense stakeholders in cybersecurity education, training, and readiness,” said George Hinckley, Managing Partner with Yyotta. “The region’s global influence and demand for virtually unlimited capacity and reliability is consistent with our own growth strategies here in Virginia and nationally. Collectively, we look forward to providing high bandwidth infrastructure and data center solutions to new and existing customers.”
Yyotta’s IXP and datacenter consists of two (2) secure data center rooms encompassing 2,480 sq. ft. of computer room floor and 500 kW of UPS power capacity. The IXP is the only multi-tenant datacenter in Stafford, offering a highly compliant solution through a concurrently maintainable design. Yyotta’s Quantico Corporate Center customers have the option to choose from a 1Gig, 10Gig, or dark fiber connectivity solutions, delivered over private, low-latency networks to Washington, DC, Ashburn, Middletown and Richmond, VA.
For more information about Yyotta, please visit www.Yyotta.com.
Yyotta LLC focuses exclusively on regional acquisition, development and operation of premier edge Internet exchange points (IXP) and datacenter facilities powering next generation cyber security workforce development. The company serves the growing need for mission-critical Internet connectivity and IT services for industry, academic and Government research and development. Each IXP is highly secure, interconnected, carrier-neutral that serves commercial, government and service provider markets. A privately held company headquartered in Northern Virginia, Yyotta LLC currently owns and operates its first edge IXP and datacenter in suburban Washington, D.C metro area with plans to expand into additional markets late 2016. The company is led by industry veterans with significant experience in data center development, operations and marketing; IT managed services; market workforce incubation and development, cyber security education and training. For more information, please visit www.Yyotta.com.