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CyrusOne Continues to Expand C-Suite Talent with Addition of Duckett as New COO

Monday, November 28, 2011

CyrusOne Continues to Expand C-Suite Talent with Addition of Duckett as New COO11:29 EST Monday, November 28, 2011 HOUSTON (Business Wire) -- CyrusOne, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB) and preeminent enterprise data center solutions provider, has hired Michael Duckett as the company's new chief operating officer. Michael Duckett, Chief Operating Officer, CyrusOne (Photo: Business Wire) The most recent addition in a number of recent C-suite hires by the growing technology company in recent months, Duckett is expected to put his more than 25 years of IT services industry experience to use immediately, overseeing daily operations activities as the company looks to aggressively expand its business. “Michael will help us continue to accelerate and expand CyrusOne's business with Fortune 1000 customers,” said Gary Wojtaszek, president of CyrusOne. “He has both the operations and technical experience that is essential for successfully managing the day-to-day operations at a company that is moving as quickly as CyrusOne.” CyrusOne's accelerating growth is evidenced by recent third quarter results, which included selling 30,000 square feet of data center space – the company's best quarterly sales figures to date. Looking cumulatively, the numbers are equally as strong, with CyrusOne selling 80,000-square-feet of data center space in the last 15 months. Before joining CyrusOne, Duckett served as the president and COO of CoreLink Data Centers LLC, where he was responsible for information technology operation, delivery, and profit-and-loss management. He also held a senior vice president of operations position at Terremark Worldwide, where he was responsible for the colocation, hosting, and network business lines during a period when Terremark went from approximately $50 million in revenue to over $300 million. Other recent hires by CyrusOne include: Kimberly Sheehy, Chief Administrative Officer responsible for Finance, Human Resources and Corporate Administration; Kevin Timmons, Chief Technology Officer and John Hatem, Vice President of Design and Construction. CyrusOne delivers best-in-class performance and reliability for high-density and high-availability enterprise requirements. The facilities' power and cooling architectures use advanced components and are designed with N+1 and 2N parallel redundancies, providing 100 percent uptime with service uninterrupted. About CyrusOne CyrusOne specializes in enterprise data center colocation, offering the highest power redundancy (2N architecture) and highest power-density infrastructure, supporting 250-plus watts per square foot across the entire data center floor. Headquartered in Houston and with 18 facilities across the United States and London, CyrusOne is renowned for exemplary customer service. The company's customers include 15 of the top global 100 companies and five of the top 10. CyrusOne is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB). For more information, visit www.cyrusone.com. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50085267&lang=en CyrusOneNicole Aguillard, 713.235.8707naguillard@cyrusone.comorgyro for CyrusOneMindy Miller, 513.346.5564mindy.miller@gyro.com