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CyrusOne Completes its Texas Take-Over by Adding a Data Center in San Antonio

<p class='bwalignc'> <i><b>Company will be the first enterprise data center provider to enter the market</b></i> </p>

Thursday, December 22, 2011

CyrusOne Completes its Texas Take-Over by Adding a Data Center in San Antonio15:29 EST Thursday, December 22, 2011 HOUSTON (Business Wire) -- CyrusOne, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB) and preeminent enterprise data center colocation solutions provider, is entering the San Antonio market, as the first enterprise provider in the area, and is building a state-of-the-art data center facility in the Westover Hills business park. This addition will complete CyrusOne's Texas expansion plans to have data center facilities in the four major commercial markets in the state. The San Antonio facility will be a one-of-a-kind data center that will sit on 10 acres of land, have over 20 megawatts of power and provide customers with a significant amount of data center and office space. The facility is under construction and will be available for customer installation the second quarter of 2012. San Antonio is an excellent market for data centers as it's positioned centrally in Texas, away from all natural disaster zones. Additionally, the stability of the power grid and cost of power in the San Antonio market make it an ideal place to locate the high performance computing facilities that CyrusOne is known for. Additionally, many Fortune 1000 companies are headquartered in the area and are looking to leverage CyrusOne's data center for their primary production as well as their disaster recovery environments. “Over the past three years we have been focused on creating the largest data center portfolio in the state of Texas and the expansion into San Antonio is a natural progression of this strategy,” said Gary Wojtaszek, President and CEO of CyrusOne. Once completed, CyrusOne will be the only provider in the state of Texas with enterprise class data centers in Houston, Dallas, Austin and San Antonio. The San Antonio facility will incorporate the economies of scale typically associated with “web scale” data centers as well as the high availability, reliability and scalability demanded by enterprise companies. In addition to being the most advanced data center in the San Antonio area, the facility will also offer customers Class A office space which will allow their employees to be located in the same facility. The data center will be engineered to CyrusOne's standard fully redundant (2N) power architecture, supporting high density server environments from 250 watts per square foot. The facility is fed by redundant power lines while multiple major fiber providers are available for connectivity. Consistent with other CyrusOne data center sites, the company will own the land and the building which enterprise customers are demanding as a precondition to outsourcing their primary data center computing applications. 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 20 facilities across the United States, London and Singapore, 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. For more information, visit www.cyrusone.com . About Cincinnati Bell Inc. With headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati Bell provides integrated communications solutions--including local, long distance, data, Internet, entertainment, and wireless services--that help keep residential and business customers in Greater Cincinnati connected with each other and with the world. In addition, businesses ranging in size from start-up companies to large enterprises turn to Cincinnati Bell for efficient, scalable office communications systems as well as complex information technology solutions including data center and managed services. For more information, visit www.cincinnatibell.com . CyrusOneNicole Aguillard, 713-235-8707naguillard@cyrusone.com