Belgacom International Carrier Services (BICS) Selects CoreSite To Expand Global Footprint In North America

  Belgacom International Carrier Services (BICS) Selects CoreSite To Expand
                      Global Footprint In North America

One Wilshire deployment connects BICS to hundreds of networks; extends
company's mobile and voice services

PR Newswire

DENVER, Sept. 5, 2013

DENVER, Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --CoreSite, a provider of network-dense,
cloud-enabled data center solutions and the CoreSite Mesh, today announced
that BICS (Belgacom International Carrier Services) has selected CoreSite's
One Wilshire data center campus in Los Angeles for the expansion of its global
voice and mobile services footprint. BICS is a subsidiary of Belgacom, the
largest telecommunications company in Belgium.

BICS' deployment will enable it to meet the demands of its current customers
and leverage CoreSite's Los Angeles community of over 275 networks to expand
its services to new partners across North America. CoreSite customers will
benefit from direct access to BICS' voice and mobile offerings.

"This is an important step for us in our continuing expansion into the North
America market. By extending our footprint to CoreSite's One Wilshire campus
we are in a position to add reach and redundancy to our already robust network
in the United States. Having an increasingly dense presence in our network
will allow us to serve the growing demands of our fixed, mobile and internet
customers in this region," said Brian Troesch, Vice President & Managing
Director for the Americas at BICS.

"We are continuously improving our network. In the USA, BICS had an existing
presence. This additional deployment on the West Coast is extremely strategic
as it will open up opportunities for connecting carriers from Asia and
providing stronger, improved service for our customers in the USA," said Johan
Wouters, SVP Operations and Customer Services, BICS.

"CoreSite's One Wilshire campus is uniquely positioned to meet the growing
demands of European multinationals looking to deploy their offerings in North
America and beyond," said CoreSite COO, Jarrett Appleby, "It's a key
trans-pacific gateway and world-renowned connectivity hub with an unmatched
community of customers across the CoreSite Mesh. BICS' expansion enriches the
diversity of this community and further solidifies CoreSite in Los Angeles as
the interconnection partner of choice for international and domestic

About BICS
BICS delivers best-in-class international wholesale solutions to any
communication service provider worldwide. Through its Mosaic portfolio, a
comprehensive, flexible and innovative suite of solutions designed to be used
individually, or collectively, BICS meets the existing and future requirements
of the global telecoms industry. Our passionate and creative teams located in
Brussels, Bern, Dubai, Singapore and New York, continuously strive to provide
our customers with the highest levels of quality, reliability and
interoperability enabling them to maximize their end-user value. With our
successful consolidation strategy, and a continuing focus on technological
advancement and innovation, we have achieved a world-leading position in the
international Voice and Mobile Data markets. For more information, please

About CoreSite
CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE: COR) propels customer growth and long-term
competitive advantage by connecting Internet, private networking, mobility,
and cloud communities within and across its fifteen high-performance data
center campuses and through the CoreSite Mesh. More than 750 of the world's
leading carriers and mobile operators, content and cloud providers, media and
entertainment companies, and global enterprises choose CoreSite to run their
performance-sensitive applications and to connect and do business with each
other. With direct access to more than 275 carriers and ISPs, North America
inter-site connectivity and the nation's first Open Cloud Exchange that
provides access to the "most lit" buildings and cloud "on-ramps," CoreSite
provides easy, efficient and valuable gateways to global business
opportunities. For more information, visit

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