One year ago today HostDime opened its doors for its newest data center in João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil. The 20,000 square foot facility is one of the very few data centers in Northern Brazil. The four story building, designed and constructed by HostDime, is up to Uptime Institute’s Tier III standards.
Is colocation better for your wallet than cloud services, even if you don’t have your own hardware yet? While every situation is different, the short answer is usually “Yes” after the first year if you are a medium to large sized enterprise. Let’s dive into the numbers.
Dropbox filed its IPO last week, and in the filing, we were able to peel back the curtain and see exactly how much they saved because of the switch from AWS to colocation data centers.
HostDime’s fiber connection into the Orlando Gateway, one of Central Florida’s largest interconnection points, will allow enterprises in 380 S. Lake Destiny to connect their most critical applications to us through this fiber via a simple cross connect and by interconnection to our nearby facility.