TLSN Expands into Data Foundry's New Houston 2 Data Center


Texas Lone Star Network (TLSN) is proud to announce it has established a point of presence at Data Foundry’s newest data center, Houston 2, located in North Houston.  Houston 2 is a 350,000 square foot purpose-built, concurrently maintainable data center with 60 megawatts of power, 185 mph wind-rated structure and carrier neutral access to 11+ telecom carriers.

TLSN deployed Cisco Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM) capabilities connecting Data Foundry’s flagship data center, Texas 1 in Austin, Texas directly with Houston 2.  TLSN Operations Manager, David Schmid coordinated the project on behalf of BCI, a partnership of Brazoria Telephone, Colorado Valley Telephone and Industry Telephone, all Members of TLSN.  TLSN also turned up its first optical wavelength, connecting customer traffic to both data center facilities.

TLSN Technical Staff Members, left to right:Pablo …

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