Providers select Epsilon to boost Indonesian connectivity

05 April 2016 | Jason McGee-Abe


Two Indonesian providers have teamed up with Epsilon to boost agile and flexible global network connectivity for their customers to more than 170 countries.

Graha Teknologi Nusantara (GTN), a data centre provider, and LinkNet, a nationwide cable television and broadband internet service provider, will enhance their customers’ online and communications experience, quality of service.

According to Indonesia’s communications and information ministry, the country’s digital economy will be the biggest in Asean in 2020 with an online business value of $130 billion. “We are proud to be supporting the growth of the digital economy in Indonesia and look forward to delivering the best possible service for users,” said Jerzy Szlosarek, chief executive officer at Epsilon.

epsilon_logo_280x183GTN is set to add global connectivity to its portfolio of data centre services for the Indonesian market, advancing its 3-S strategy of delivering a safe, secure, and substantial service menu. LinkNet will expand its network coverage beyond its depth of metro connectivity across Indonesia to include Epsilon’s network footprint covering Africa, Asia, Europe, the Americas, and the Middle East.

GTN’s CEO Richard Kartawijaya added: “Epsilon’s intelligent network Infrastructure as a service (iNaaS) offering is an ideal complement to our high availability data centre services.”

“The Indonesian digital economy relies on robust and scalable infrastructure. With the support of Epsilon, we are able to serve the local needs of our enterprise and consumer customers with global connectivity. As more and more people get online in Indonesia, we need to be able to deliver the best network infrastructure with the flexibility to grow to meet their needs. Epsilon helps us to do that,” said LinkNet’s Joseph Lembayung.