launches global PoP with datamena launches global PoP with datamena

Abou_Moustafa_Datamena.jpg has chosen to deploy a new point of presence (PoP) in datamena’s Dubai facility. will use the new datamena PoP as a global hub to provide software-defined networking (SDN) services to its enterprise customers in Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

Leveraging datamena’s ecosystem of more than 205 partners, made-up of carriers, hyperscalers, cloud service providers, and enterprises- will benefit from access to businesses in Dubai with the option to connect to datamena’s hubs in Marseille, France and Mumbai, India.  

“datamena offers a rich ecosystem of local and global partners that will enable to rapidly develop and grow its business across MENA and around the world. We look forward to supporting as it delivers flexible and highly scalable networking that enables optimised end user experiences,” said Abou Moustafa (pictured), vice president of managed services, broadcast and datamena at du.

“In a world that is transforming it is critical to have a foundation that is built on collaboration and partnership. Success in global transformation depends on having a partner ecosystem that can support your digital journey.”

cloud networking Start-up offers global connectivity solutions to internet, cloud and data centre infrastructure for enterprises and service providers across Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Earlier this week the company inked a deal PCCW Global to use its Console Connect platform to provide global connectivity services to enterprise customers in Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

“ has chosen Dubai as its home and datamena was a natural choice for our first point of presence in the Middle East. It gives us immediate access to world-leaders in cloud, networking and digital innovation,” George Szlosarek, CEO at

“Our work with the team at datamena is a critical step forward for our organisation and gives us a launch pad for serving enterprises across the Middle East, Africa and Asia. As datamena grows globally, we look forward to taking this journey together.” 

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