XO Communications Garners 2015 InfoTech Spotlight Data Center Excellence Award

HERNDON, Va. – January 27, 2016 – XO Communications (XO) has won the 2015 InfoTech Spotlight Data Center Excellence award for its Bandwidth on Demand (BoD) solution.  The Data Center Excellence Award, issued by TMC, recognizes the most innovative and enterprising data center vendors who offer infrastructure or software, servers or cooling systems, cabling or management applications.

The XO BoD solution stands out in the marketplace because it simplifies access to cloud service providers with bandwidth that scales automatically.  XO BoD enables businesses to constrain communication costs by avoiding over-purchasing network connections. 

  “XO Communications has displayed its commitment to quality and innovation in the development of the data center industry,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC.  “I look forward to witnessing continued excellence from XO and their efforts toward improving the future of the data center industry.”

“We are honored to accept the InfoTech Spotlight Data Center Excellence Award,” said Jake Heinz, senior vice president of marketing and product at XO Communications.  “The value of the XO BoD solution is that it allows customers to integrate cost-effectively and directly high-speed connections to leading cloud providers in data centers throughout the U.S.  As a result, businesses are freed from network bandwidth constraints and can use cloud resources more effectively across the entire enterprise.”