Unitas Global deploys Connected2Fiber SaaS platform
26 January 2018 | Natalie Bannerman
Unitas Global, the hybrid cloud solutions provider, is partnering with Connected2Fiber to implement The Connected World SaaS platform.
The Connected World platform allows Unitas to manage and transform connectivity market data, and Unitas will use multiple connectivity intelligence tools, building list manager, network finder and availability engine API, to enhance its cloud connectivity offering.
“We are excited to further enhance our cloud offerings by partnering with Connected2Fiber, enabling us to deliver upon the promise to provide customers with the highest quality cloud solutions,” said Patrick Shutt, CEO of Unitas Global. “No two customers are alike and each requires a unique solution based on their individual needs and location. We now have the capability to visualize global cloud connectivity options, a tool that is essential to ensuring customers receive the most effective services and solutions.”
By using The Connected World, Unitas Global use real-time network data to better design, execute and deliver secure and competitively-priced global cloud connectivity solutions for its customers. In addition, through use of this platform Unitas Global can use international network data to implement global strategies, allowing for global address validation, cleansing data, and prioritizing customers and partners. Resulting in customers being able to choose the best cloud solutions in each location.
“Location is a critical element to consider when developing the most effective cloud connectivity solutions,” explains Ben Edmond, CEO of Connected2Fiber. “We are delighted with the opportunity to provide Unitas Global with the necessary tools to more effectively serve customers with high-performance and cost-effective hybrid cloud solutions.”
Earlier this month Connected2Fiber announced that it has secured $8 million in series A funding from a consortium of investors. Speaking exclusively to Capacity Edmond elaborated on the choice of investors, saying: “The choice of our investors was an important one for the team at Connected2Fiber. Driven by their understanding of the network industry, their understanding of what it takes to build a great SaaS business and the commitment to our vision so solve a global challenge within the connectivity industry."
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