Matrix, a provider of data center and cloud computing services, today announced the completion of the investment plan to expand its backbone (Internet traffic capacity) in São Paulo. The investment cycle made since September last year to increase the IP (Internet Protocol) and IX (Internet Exchange) capacity exceeds two million Reais.
With the new investments, the aggregate traffic of the Matrix data center is now measured in terabytes (thousands of gigabytes) per second.
” Matrix is the most connected cloud and data center operator in São Paulo. This year we reached the mark of 180 telecommunications service providers (ISPs) connected directly to our IP backbone; in addition to more than a hundred providers available for connection through IX. “comments Roberto Rozon, Commercial Vice President of Matrix.
” The home-office has greatly increased the demand for a secure connection for accessing applications and data. With everything going to the cloud, we have seen our demand for telecommunications capacity triple since the beginning of the pandemic. With the LGPD in effect from August, this trend should accelerate even more “. Reinforces Alexandro Castelli , Marketing Director at Matrix.
The quality of telecommunications services (specifically IP band) in data centers is a determining factor for a good user experience in the cloud. Telecommunications services IX (Internet Exchange) guarantees that traffic will be carried out by the smallest number of networks to a given destination.