Global Switch adds Level 3 Cloud Connect Solutions to its data centres
May 19, 2015
Global Switch, a leading large-scale, carrier-neutral,
multi-tenanted data centre provider has announced that Level 3
Communications' Cloud Connect Solutions will be available from its
data centres across Europe and Asia-Pacific. The service will
connect Global Switch's customers, including system integrators,
financial institutions, enterprises and government organisations,
to Level 3 Cloud Connect's growing ecosystem. Level 3 Cloud
Connect provides customers with highly secure network connectivity
to a range of leading cloud providers, including Amazon Web
Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.
By leveraging Level 3's virtual private network (VPN) services,
Global Switch's customers will be able to utilise pre-established
interconnections and scale their bandwidth on demand. In a
hybrid environment, transferring large data sets is expedited with
greater bandwidth capacity, which also improves the performance of
real-time voice and data feeds. Customers will be able to migrate
and operate business-critical applications in a hybrid cloud
environment that delivers greater performance, security and
"We are delighted to now have Level 3 Cloud Connect solutions
available at Global Switch's data centres throughout Europe and
Asia-Pacific. With many of our customers adopting cloud-based
solutions, the importance of secure, reliable and scalable
connectivity options only increases," said Steven Potts, Global
Switch's Regional Connectivity Director, Europe. "Level 3's
developing cloud ecosystem is a very valuable addition to the
solution set available to our customers today."
By utilising Level 3 Cloud Connect solutions, Global Switch can
help its customers reduce the costs related to cloud adoption,
improve application performance and provide the ability to scale
connections based on each customer's needs at any given time.
Additionally, Global Switch customers will gain the flexibility to
choose the cloud model and cloud provider that best meets their
needs, access bandwidth dynamically and pay only for what they use.
Bandwidth can be scaled more quickly and efficiently, and customers
can leverage the cost savings associated with operating a hybrid
Global Switch is a Reuben Brothers company.
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