Dallas, Texas hosting location

Dallas is an excellent location for game servers due to its central location and because it is a major Internet backbone and peering exchange point. Resulting in ideal pings for Mexican and American customers in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Utah. We have handpicked the best data center in Dallas and make use of Softlayers exclusive and premium network to provide the lowest pings of all game server providers in Dallas.

  • Softlayer Transit Providers: Comcast, Equinix, Hurricane Electric, Level3, NTT America, Telef√≥nica, TeliaSonera, Telstra and Time Warner
  • Peering in the 13 largest Internet hubs in North America (Ashburn, Atlanta, California ,Chicago , Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Palo Alto, San Jose, Seattle, Toronto)
  • Peering in the 3 largest Internet hubs in Europe (Amsterdam, London, Frankfurt)
  • Peering in the 3 largest Internet hubs in Asia (Hong kong, Singapore, Tokyo)
  • Making use of Internap Flow Control Platform and Managed Internet Route Optimizer which take route optimization to the next level by reducing latency/ping, jitter, packet loss and congestion while increasing throughput.
  • Full IPv6 support with native connectivity.
  • Completely Redundant networks with premium quality Cisco hardware.
  • Multiple 10GE uplinks.
  • No environmental issues and thus no outages caused by tropical weather, earthquake, forest fire, flooding, mudslide and other perils.
  • Hurricane safe building and no outages due to environmental factors since data center operations started in 2003.