TierPoint is a data center and managed services provider that focuses on secondary markets in the United States. Operating as a private-equity backed company, As detailed in the history section below, Tierpoint has actively acquired smaller providers and impressively rolled up a national platform in 20 markets.
TierPoint was formed in 2010 as Cequel Data Centers LLC, however, the company's origins date back to 1995. Through a conglomeration of acquisitions, TierPoint built its data center portfolio. [r1]
Data center colocation is the prime product, but Tierpoint also offers Cloud, Managed Services, and DIA with DDoS protection.
TierPoint's customer portal allows for self-provisioning of resources (such as VMs and storage) and a dashboard that allows customers to remotely monitor workloads and applications across all locations. The company offers a comprehensive solution portfolio of private, multitenant, hyperscale, and hybrid cloud, plus colocation, disaster recovery, security and other managed IT services.
The site is a former CxP Data Center. TierPoint acquired CxP in July 2015.
TeirPoint added an additional 3,000 sqft in 2016.
The site was acquired when TierPoint bought Windstream in October 2015.
SSAE 16, SOC 1 Type II compliant
Fully 2N A-side and B-side power distribution design
Two redundant 3,000kVA pad mounted transformers
Two redundant 2,250kW Kohler generators each with 4,000 gallons of fuel storage
True 2N UPS redundancy in each electrical system
The site was acquired when TierPoint bought Windstream's data centers in October 2015. It was originally a PAETEC data center.
The site was formerly operated by XAND as the "Westchester" data center before the acquisition by TierPoint. HW1 and HW2 share a 91-acre campus.
TierPoint has 2 data centers in Oklahoma City. OKC and OK2
PDF file showing the Networks and Internet providers in Tierpoint sites
Cosentry acquired the facility from Red Anvil in 2013Source: Cosentry
Taken during a TechPalooza event in June 2018Source: Twitter
Taken during the June 2018 launch of the BWI siteSource: TierPoint Twitter
TierPoint CEO Jerry Kent, Maryland Lt. Governor Rutherford and other local officials celebrate the grand opening of our newest Maryland facility with a ceremonial ribbon cutting!Source: TierPoint Twitter
Compass built the data center.Source: Compass
OKC data center celebration as employees & workers held a topping out ceremony. Each signed a pillar.Source: TierPoint Twitter
The data center constructed by Compass and launched in March 2018Source: TierPoint