China Telecom Global partners Global Switch on data centre solutions

21 May 2018 | Alan Burkitt-Gray


China Telecom Global and Global Switch have announced a global partnership that will see the two bring total data centre network solutions to enterprises around the world.

The agreement will see CTG work with Global Switch – owner, developer and operator of large-scale, carrier and cloud-neutral data centres in Europe and Asia Pacific – to provide a full suite of bandwidth services, including international ethernet private lines (IEPL), international private leased circuits (IPLC), virtual private networks (VPN), and internet protocol (IP) transit.

The agreement offers end users a fully integrated data centre services and network solution platform powered by cutting-edge bandwidth solutions on an international scale. This collaboration enables both companies automated provisioning for existing and future customers.

Deng Xiaofeng, CEO of China Telecom Global, said: “The collaboration will bring significant value-adds to our existing and future customers, fuelling their development and success with resilient and mission critical data centre network infrastructure.”

John Corcoran, CEO of Global Switch, said: “This agreement with China Telecom Global is recognition of Global Switch’s continued commitment to providing customers with industry-leading facilities and solutions across our global portfolio. This initiative will further enhance access to our extensive connectivity rich community”