Andre Reitenbach, G-Core Labs managing director; Credit: G-Core Labs

G-Core Labs, a Luxembourg-based international provider of cloud and edge solutions, today announced that is is expanding its presence in the USA by opening a new point of hosting in Ashburn, Virginia.

According to G-Core Labs, the new location has already demonstrated one of the best connections on the local market with an average response time of 26 ms (according to Citrix independent analytical system). The infrastructure in Ashburn is also a part of the company's global content delivery network.

Andre Reitenbach, G-Core Labs managing director, commented: “The development of our hosting network in the homeland of the Internet opens up new opportunities for companies and teams who want to have their own dedicated server in North America with high-quality equipment and round-the-clock support. Our servers are located in a certified Tier III class data centre and we guarantee access speed of at least 10 Gbps".

The infrastructure in Ashburn is also one of the main points of presence of G-Core Labs international content delivery network. According to the company, it allows any company developing its business online to provide a premium experience of American audience interaction with sites, services and online broadcasts, delivering even the heaviest content to end users in a fraction of a second.

The functionality of the automatic installation of the most popular operating systems (OS) (Windows and Unix), installed when ordering the server, is provided by the company’s dedicated and virtual servers, which help save time for system deployment. Users can also connect their own ISO image and install the necessary OS themselves. All G-Core Labs servers are protected from DDoS attacks using G-Core Labs unique technology for intelligent filtering of network traffic.

The dedicated servers of the company provide constant free access to their intelligent platform management interface (IPMI), which allows to quickly solve any issue with hosting in a remote format even in case of an emergency situation. G-Core Labs' virtual server is based on KVM virtualisation technology, which guarantees high and uninterrupted performance and is equipped with fast SSD disks.

The global architecture of G-Core Labs content delivery network, located on five continents, was created by experts on high-load systems. Today, it includes more than 60 points of presence, over 5,000 peering partners, over 300 cash servers and the total network capacity is 10+ Tbit/sec.