Category Archives: Global Telecommunications

AMS-IX and Megaport Join Forces

Originally posted on Data Center POST

Gates and Allen, Hewlett and Packard, Jobs and Wozniak. Some partnerships produce astounding results. But whether it’s two idealistic visionaries or a holistic collaboration between innovative companies, a symbiotic relationship can deliver remarkable products and services that transform the marketplace.

Aqua Comms Completes Proof of Concept for Ciena’s Wavelogic Encryption Solution

Aqua CommsAqua Comms has successfully completed a proof of concept of Ciena’s® WaveLogic Encryption solution, demonstrating the ability to safeguard all data at the optical layer on its high-capacity America-Europe Connect (AEConnect) transatlantic cable system. Providing secure, flexible and reliable connectivity linking New York to London via Dublin and beyond to greater Europe, AEConnect is designed to meet the explosive growth in bandwidth demand from carriers, global data centers, cloud-based networks, financial services companies and content providers.

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Host in Ireland Announces “Ireland, Data’s Gateway to Europe” Event, Featuring Helen Dixon, Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner

The April 6, 2016 Event Will Examine Europe’s Changing Data Protection Landscape, and EU-US Safe Harbor Principles

Host in IrelandDUBLIN, IRELAND – March 22, 2016 Host in Ireland, a strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, today announces a marquee event taking place at the Embassy of Ireland in Washington D.C., “Ireland, Data’s Gateway to Europe” on April 6, 2016 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm. The event will feature a special presentation by Helen Dixon, Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner, along with informative presentations by industry leaders on the changing data protection landscape in Europe as well as EU-US Safe Harbor framework and EU-US Privacy Shield updates.

Panamax Receives 2016 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award

Bridge2Call Service Honored for Exceptional Innovation

panamax-300x169Kew Gardens, NY – March 21, 2016 —Panamax Inc., a leading telecom technology company, announces today that TMC, a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online, has named Bridge2Call a 2016 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award winner. The award honors the year’s most innovative Unified Communications (UC) technology solutions as judged by the editors of TMC’s INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.

Global Capacity Appoints Industry Veteran to Grow Channel Program

Rob Olson Joins Global Capacity as Vice President of Channel Sales

GC-Logo-e1386786769271Chicago, IL, USA, March 16, 2016 Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, announces the appointment of channel veteran Rob Olson as its Vice President of Channel Sales, responsible for leading the company’s indirect channel business and expanding the existing Channel Partner Program.

RobOlsonWith more than 20 years of sales experience in the telecommunications industry, Rob is a seasoned indirect channel sales leader and a known entity among Global Capacity’s valuable partners in the telecommunications industry.  Prior to joining Global Capacity, Rob held the position of Director of Channel Sales at EarthLink, where he doubled sales year-over-year.  He also held several senior leadership sales and indirect sales roles at Windstream, XO Communications and Netlogic, serving all market segments from small and midsize businesses (SMBs) to large enterprises.

“Rob brings both extensive industry and partner experience as well as key relationships to make him an ideal fit for this leadership role,” says Patrick Hannon, Chief Revenue Officer at Global Capacity.  “Under Rob’s leadership, we plan to take our Channel Partner Program to the next level by strengthening partner collaboration, investment and support, with the ultimate goal of winning more network sales opportunities with our partners.”

Partners choose to work with Global Capacity due to its deep industry knowledge, superior sales and marketing, better customer experience, competitive pricing and near-ubiquitous network delivering connectivity to over 9.6 million commercial locations across the broadest portfolio of network access technologies.

“I am excited to join a team that has the same passion, vision and commitment to the success of our channel partners as I do,” shares Rob.  “Global Capacity’s brand promise of Connectivity Made SimpleTM, combined with its differentiated products, like Asymmetrical Ethernet, will truly enable partners to win more opportunities and accelerate their business with us.”

Partnering with Global Capacity simplifies and streamlines the entire network connectivity process from design, pricing, ordering and delivery through ongoing service and business management.  The Global Capacity Channel Partner Program provides partners with a dedicated team of professionals and online tools to ensure their success through all stages of the sales process and service lifecycle.  Channel partners can easily and quickly obtain the most cost-effective and efficient connectivity solutions across the metro, country or globe, ensuring their customers a winning solution.

Global Capacity will be exhibiting at the 2016 Channel Partners Conference, taking place March 16-18 in Las Vegas.  Meet with the Global Capacity team at booth #459 to discuss competitive network connectivity solutions and new revenue growth opportunities.

For information about participating in Global Capacity’s Channel Partner Program, visit

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About Global Capacity 

Global Capacity is the leading connectivity as a service company that improves the efficiency and reduces the cost of data network services globally.  Through its One MarketplaceTM, the company brings together customers and suppliers with an automated platform that provides ubiquitous network solutions that deliver on its brand promise of Connectivity Made SimpleTM. Global Capacity delivers its innovative solutions to telecommunication carriers, managed service providers, application service providers and enterprise customers globally.  Additional information can be found at or by following Global Capacity on Twitter and LinkedIn.


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Telecom API Platform Market will Grow at a CAGR of more than 19% in the Forecast Period 2015 to 2022 – by Market Research Engine

Market Research EngineFlorida, Feb 14: Market Research Engine has published a new report titled as “Global Telecom API Platform Market (By Telecom Operators – T1 Players, T2 Players, T3 Players; By Module – Set-Up, Monetization and Pricing Model) – Trends and Forecast 2015 – 2022”.

Panamax’s “Tomorrow Starts Today: Security for SIP-Based VoIP Communications Solutions” White Paper Now Available Online

White Paper Examines How Enterprises and SMBs That Use Session Initiation Protocol Services Can Protect IP Networks from Cyber Attacks

Panamax LogoKew Gardens, NY – November 30, 2015 – Panamax Inc., a leading telecom technology company, recently published a white paper, “Tomorrow Starts Today: Security for SIP-Based VoIP Communications Solutions,” which is available as a complimentary download. The white paper examines how enterprises and small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are exposed to potentially debilitating cyber attacks and exploitation of their IP network when they use Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) services, and how to become better prepared against these threats.

Progress, But Still Far to Go for Women in Tech & Telecom

Single red 3D people figure in group of white figures.A generation ago, a popular cigarette advertising campaign targeted at professional women
appeared across glossy magazines and television. Condescendingly, but consistent with the prevailing attitudes of the times concerning gender roles, its tagline and jingle proclaimed, “You’ve come a long way, baby.” Just how far women have come in the traditionally male-dominated technology and telecommunications sectors, and the current state of affairs concerning their leadership roles at major companies around the world, is the subject of a thought- provoking article in a recent issue of Global Telecoms Business.

Digital Realty to Speak on the Service Evolution for the Wholesale Carrier

Chief Operating Officer Jarrett Appleby to Present at Capacity Europe 2015

dr_logo_tag_EU_vt_4cp_posLondon, UK – October 20, 2015 Digital Realty Trust, Inc.  (NYSE: DLR), a leading global provider of data centre solutions, announces today that its Chief Operating Officer, Jarrett Appleby, will participate in a panel during Capacity Europe 2015, taking place at the Paris Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel & Conference Center in Paris, France November 2-4, 2015. The Summit will bring together over 1,400 leading carrier, service provider, ICT, OTT, data centre, and VoIP provider executives from all over Europe and around the world.