CL8.com: The first independent, Tier-3 certified Data Center in Cyprus

CloudLayer8 Limited (CL8) is launching a new era bringing the highest quality Data Center and Cloud services, introducing the first independent, carrier neutral, state of the art Tier-3 Data Center in Cyprus. Having its headquarters in Limassol, CL8 is now offering cutting edge Data Center and Cloud services to the local and the international market.

The company has been recently nominated as a Tier-3 certified Data Center, by the Uptime Institute of the United State of America, a demanding certification that proves the commitment of CL8 in providing its services with the highest possible standards ensuring a smooth, constant, uninterrupted operation and provisioning of CL8’s services even under extreme conditions and guaranteeing an uptime of 99.982% of related services.

CL8 is also maintaining a carrier neutral status, by obtaining Internet connectivity services from all the top Internet Service Providers (ISPs) of the region, ensuring the internet connectivity offered to CL8 customers are uninterrupted even in cases where multiple ISPs face complete outages and can enjoy true business continuity and uptime of business operations.

Key CL8 services include core Data Center services such as Colocation and Dedicated servers while for the first time in Cyprus, CL8 now offers progressive add-ons, such as Private Suite colocation meeting the needs of organizations that must follow the highest and strictest security standards while enjoying the benefits of cost efficient core Data Center services. With Private Suite colocation, customers are designated a completely private and isolated secure location within the Data Center of CL8 to house their own equipment under strict security controls and can only and exclusively accessed by the customers themselves while customers can further customize their Private Suite service based on their own requirements and needs.

Dedicated Servers are offered in 2x categories, ‘basic’ which comprises of single power supply models, latest generation of Intel Processors, DDR4 RAM, SSD hard drives and ‘professional’ series which are coming in dual power supply models and other, more powerful components. With Dedicated Servers, customers receive a worry free service, where power, cooling, humidity, environmental control, 24/7/365 monitoring and security of the Dedicated Server are all handled by the experts of CL8 while customers can focus on doing business.

Furthermore, CL8 introduces high performance add-ons, which may be used by customers as standalone products or may choose to enhance their existing Colocation, Dedicated Server or Private suite service. Such add-ons are Dedicated Internet connection where customers may choose their own bandwidth constrains and apply their own public IP addresses and BGP configuration if needed, dedicated point-to-point (P2P) connectivity services that connect customer premises over private layer 2 connection to CL8 data centers, best in class Tier-1 enterprise dedicated storage where customers may rent super high performance per gigabyte storage over 10GBps links and may choose to utilize it in any way they need. Lastly, a dedicated high performance CISCO Nexus-As-A-Service offering for the most demanding customers that need speeds up to 100GBps and terabits of throughput.

Additionally, the company follows all ISO 27001 Information Security Management System and IS0 9001 securing the quality of services it provides. It also complies fully with PCI DSS Data Security Standards.

CL8 undoubtedly competes on the international arena and significantly raises the level of professionalism in the digital storage sector in Cyprus, with an avid sense of responsibility, innovative technology and the highest safety standards for the provision of services.