UK-based provider of internet services leverages GTT’s global Tier 1 IP network to support customers’ global connectivity requirements
GTT Communications Inc., a leading global provider of managed network and security services to multinational organizations, announced today that it is partnering with Bluebac, a UK-headquartered provider of connectivity services, to deliver managed dedicated internet access (DIA) services to customers in Europe and around the world. The initial DIA service deployment, completed in July 2022, is for a Bluebac enterprise customer for 31 sites in 14 countries: Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, and the UK.
The initial DIA service is for a Bluebac enterprise customer, covering 31 sites in 14 countries across Europe and UAE
Through this partnership, Bluebac can leverage GTT’s global Tier 1 IP network, which spans more than 260 cities on six continents. GTT operates its IP network with more than 240Tbps of total network capacity and connects directly to over 2,000 ISPs and cloud providers. GTT maintains access partnerships with approximately 400 preferred providers for an elite, end-to-end service experience. The company previously announced that it has commenced with a 400G upgrade of its IP network in a phased rollout that will begin with global metropolitan city locations and extend to GTT’s core IP switching and routing fabric.
“Through this partnership, Bluebac’s customers are able to benefit from GTT’s global Tier 1 IP network,” said Tom Homer, GTT Division President, Europe. “As demand for IP services continues to increase, GTT is uniquely positioned to help its partners meet their customers’ requirements for high-performance and secure global internet connectivity.”
Chris Ali, Bluebac Director of Services, said, “We are pleased to partner with GTT to meet the global internet connectivity requirements sought by our customers.” “We look forward to serving more enterprises with the performance and reach advantages that GTT’s Global Internet backbone provides.”
GTT is a managed network and security services provider to global organizations. We design and deliver solutions that leverage advanced cloud, networking and security technologies. We complement our solutions with a suite of professional services and exceptional sales and support teams in local markets around the world. We serve thousands of national and multinational companies with a portfolio that includes SD-WAN, security, Internet, voice and other connectivity options. Our services are uniquely enabled by our top-ranked, global, Tier 1 IP backbone, which spans more than 260 cities on six continents. The company culture is built on a customer-first service experience reinforced by our commitment to operational excellence and continuous improvement in our business, environmental, social and governance practices. For more information, visit www.gtt.net.
Driving global connectivity through passion and experience, Bluebac was founded in 2014, with a vision to find a cost-effective way to deliver the performance needed by mission-critical applications. Headquartered in London UK, Bluebac provides essential Global Internet Services to enterprise clients across the world. Bluebac offers solutions for the 24×7, global and on-demand operating environment, providing services from network aggregation to wireless and managed SD-WAN, with dedicated support teams and one invoice for world-wide services across multiple carriers.
Renowned for diversity and flexibility for any multi-site business, Bluebac are proud to be carrier neutral. We connect global enterprises in the way that best suits their business and budget. For more information, visit www.bluebac.com
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