More Connectivity Options will be Available to CMC Networks’ Customers via NTT Com’s Global IP Network
London, UK – 19 November 2015 – NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the global data and IP services arm of Fortune Global 500 telecom leader NTT (NYSE: NTT), announced today that it has been selected by leading global telecommunications carrier CMC Networks to provide high-quality IP transit services in Europe. CMC Networks’ customers will enjoy more connectivity options in European markets through NTT Com’s award-winning Tier-1 Global IP Network.
CMC Networks operates the largest Pan African network spanning across 50 countries, along with an extensive Middle Eastern and Western Asia network, which the company has extended into other regions via partnerships.
“We are committed to meet our customers’ demand for high-quality IP services and global access,” said Grant Walker, CEO, CMC Networks. “NTT Com’s extensive IP backbone and reliable connectivity solutions will allow our customers to interconnect seamlessly to our points of presence around the world,” Mr. Walker added.
“We are excited to provide CMC Networks with cost-effective IP solutions and support the company’s rapid growth in Europe and around the world,” said Clive Hamilton, vice president of Network Services – EMEA at NTT Europe. “This is a great opportunity to demonstrate the technical capabilities and worldwide reach of our Global IP Network, and answer CMC Networks’ demand for broader access to European markets,” Mr. Hamilton continued.
NTT Com’s Tier-1 Global IP Network is consistently ranked among the top networks worldwide. The company recently opened a new PoP in Marseille, the interconnection point for several international subsea cables that link Europe to Africa, the Middle East and Asia. This expansion facilitates the delivery of reliable, high-quality wholesale IP services between these fast growing markets and Europe.
About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Communications provides consultancy, architecture, security and cloud services to optimize the information and communications technology (ICT) environments of enterprises. These offerings are backed by the company’s worldwide infrastructure, including leading global tier-1 IP network, Arcstar Universal One™ VPN network reaching over 196 countries/regions, and 140 secure data centers worldwide. NTT Communications’ solutions leverage the global resources of NTT Group companies including Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.
About NTT Communications Global IP Network
Consistently ranked among the top networks worldwide, NTT Com’s Tier-1 Global IP Network covers North and South America, Asia, Europe and Oceania, and provides the best possible environment for content, data and video transport through a single autonomous system number (AS 2914). NTT Com is one of the top two global wholesale IP providers and the number one provider in Asia according to the latest Dyn Wholesale Rankings.
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About CMC Networks
CMC is a Global Telecommunications Carrier, providing services for over 27 years, serving the data communications needs of wholesale carriers and government clients across the globe. CMC owns in excess of 104 global pops which are integrated into other wholesale carrier partner networks in order to deliver a global wholesale footprint to the carrier community. This insures a cost-effective, scalable and resilient network that is committed to the wholesale environment and their respective clients.
CMC has the largest Pan African network spanning across 50 Countries. In addition, CMC has an extensive Middle Eastern (MENA and Western ASIA) network, which is extended via our wholesale partner program into other regions. The CMC Carrier Interconnect Model enables delivery into the USA, Europe, UAE, India, Asia, Australia and various African aggregation points. CMC provides its clients with a broad portfolio of Carrier Grade Network Solutions including: Ethernet, MPLS, DIA and Private Line Services. For more information, visit www.cmcnetworks.net.