dcsimg
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:09
Login Password    Forgot password?    Member's Privilege  
 Advanced Search
   FEATURES:
   Oceanwide IR
   Gazette
   Learning
   Newsletter
   Info Center
Click here to toggle text size
Colt Expands Asia Pacific Network with Ciena
05 Oct 2017
Business Wire

Colt Technology Services continues to invest in its core assets in the Asia Pacific region with the deployment of Ciena’s (NYSE: CIEN) 6500 Converged Packet Optical Platform, which is capable of delivering reliable 100Gbps and 200Gbps services to meet increasing demands for bandwidth. The Asia-Pacific-wide deployment on the Colt IQ Network began in September 2017 and will support Colt’s growth across key Asia Pacific markets, including Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore, as well as help strengthen intercontinental connections into Europe.

Key facts:

  • Colt provides high-bandwidth network and communications services for enterprises, capital markets and wholesale businesses across Europe, Asia and North America. It delivers a range of data connectivity products, voice solutions and secure network services to over 800 data centres and more than 25,000 on-net buildings.
  • In Asia, Colt specializes in low latency networks and provides connectivity to all major Asia exchanges. Colt recently marked the expansion of its metro area network in Singapore as well as the start of construction of the company’s newest metro area network in Hong Kong. Once completed, Colt’s Singapore metro area network expansion is expected to offer carrier-grade connectivity of up to 100Gbps with coverage to more than 90 percent of Singapore’s enterprises. Similarly, Colt’s Hong Kong metro area network brings high-bandwidth capabilities to Hong-Kong based enterprises. SMEs and MNCs in a variety of industries will be able to connect to both domestic and global markets quickly and securely through a single provider.
  • Ciena’s 6500, powered by WaveLogic Ai, will support the Colt IQ Network expansion across the Asia-Pacific region, allowing Colt to more efficiently deliver ultra-high bandwidth services and manage unpredictable traffic growth. Colt will also leverage Ciena’s Unified Management solution, which provides greater network control across domains and network layers, reducing troubleshooting and ensuring efficient use of resources.

Executive comments:

  • “This investment further reinforces Colt’s commitment to the Asia Pacific region. Many companies are looking to transform their digital infrastructure and Colt’s high-bandwidth services are designed to meet the ever-growing demand from enterprises for fast, secure and reliable direct connectivity to markets around the world. Our expansions in Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan enable the region’s businesses to power their competitiveness and growth while future-proofing their connectivity needs.”
    -     Kenji Hioki, Asia CCO and Regional Executive, Colt
  • “Asia Pacific businesses are under increasing pressure to evolve their networks to support web-scale applications and cloud-based services. Leading operators like Colt are taking steps to help address this need by deploying new innovations that allow them to not only scale their networks, but add more programmability so that they can automatically adjust to meet changing user demands.”
    -     Gary B. Smith, president and CEO, Ciena

About Colt

Colt aims to be the leader in enabling customers’ digital transformation through agile and on-demand, high bandwidth solutions. The Colt IQ Network connects over 800 data centres across Europe, Asia and North America’s largest business hubs, with over 25,000 on-net buildings and growing. Colt has built its reputation on putting customers first. Customers include data intensive organisations spanning over 200 cities in nearly 30 countries. Colt is a recognised innovator and pioneer in software defined networks (SDN) and network function virtualisation (NFV). Privately owned, Colt is one of the most financially sound companies in its industry and able to provide the best customer experience at a competitive price. For more information, please visit www.colt.net.

About Ciena

Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) is a network strategy and technology company. We translate best-in-class technology into value through a high-touch, consultative business model – with a relentless drive to create exceptional experiences measured by outcomes. For updates on Ciena, follow us on Twitter @Ciena, LinkedIn, the Ciena Insights blog, or visit www.ciena.com.

Note to Ciena Investors

You are encouraged to review the Investors section of our website, where we routinely post press releases, SEC filings, recent news, financial results, and other announcements. From time to time we exclusively post material information to this website along with other disclosure channels that we use. This press release contains certain forward-looking statements that are based on our current expectations, forecasts, information and assumptions. These statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results or outcomes may differ materially from those stated or implied, as a result of risks and uncertainties, including those detailed in our most recent annual or quarterly report filed with the SEC. Forward-looking statements include statements regarding our expectations, beliefs, intentions or strategies and can be identified by words such as "anticipate," "believe," "could," "estimate," "expect," "intend," "may," "should," "will," and "would" or similar words. Ciena assumes no obligation to update the information included in this press release, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

© Copyright Quamnet. All rights reserved. Republish the contents in whole or in part other than the authorized methods below, Quamnet reserves the right to proceed legal action.
Share :TwitThis   Facebook   LinkedIn       Forward to a friend
Latest News:
OKI Wins Keypoint Intelligence's BLI 2018 Pick Award in Wide Format "Enhanced" CMYK Category 10:00
Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Software Snapped Up by Multiple Industries in Southeast Asia 10:00
Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS Fuels Tokopedia’s Rapid Growth in Indonesia 10:00
Kaneka Concocts an Impeccable Infrastructure Formula for Malaysia’s Industry 4.0 Vision With Nutanix 10:00
C&N Holdings (08430) over-subscribed by 20 times 09:54
A/H Shares Performance 09:50
Goal Rise (08457) over-subscribed by 247 times 09:48
WORLD INDEX 09:40
GF Sec (01776): Jan-Sept profit RMB4.117B 09:36
HTSC (06886): Sept profit RMB468M 09:34
Market Update
Watch List
Quamnet Research
Quammentary: BYS Pharm (874) & TRT Chinese Medicine (8138) 16 Oct 2017
China Travel (308): real estate projects to boost results 16 Oct 2017
First Comment: Rumors on canceling HK stock trading stamp duties 16 Oct 2017
Quammentary: Deeper look at the Dollar Index 13 Oct 2017
Conquest Virtual Portfolio: Parent company share purchase 13 Oct 2017
Quamnet:

Help  |  Sitemap  |  About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Advertise with Us  |  Job Opportunities  |  Disclaimers  |  Privacy     
China Oceanwide International Financial Limited:
A founding member of:
MyQuamnet members get:
[Free Real Time Stock Quote] [Stock Charting Analysis] [Chart] [Hong Kong Stock Chart] [Industry Analysis] [Hong Kong Stocks Information] [Warrants] [CBBC] [Depositary Receipt] [Financial News] [Hong Kong Stock News] [US Stock News] [HKEx News] [New Stock] [Hong Kong Stocks Analysis] [Stocks Watch List] [Portfolio] [Finance Seminar] [Investment Seminar] [FOREX] [FX]
Quamnet Financial Services:
[Hong Kong Equity] [Hong Kong Stock] [Hong Kong Stock Quote] [Stock Quote] [Bid] [Ask] [Last Price] [Open] [Previous Close] [Board Lot] [Market Cap] [P/E] [P/B] [Real Time Price] [Past Prices] [Day High] [Day Low] [52 Week High] [52 Week Low] [Buy Ratio] [Sell Ratio] [Volume][Turnover] [Warrants Quote] [CBBC Quote] [Finance] [Stocks] [Investment] [Block Trades] [Chart Analysis] [Technical Indicator]
[Hong Kong Listed Companies Information] [Hong Kong Stocks Analysis] [HK Stock Quote] [Prospectus] [IPOs News] [Market Move News] [GEM] [Hang Seng Index] [HKCEI][Shenzhen A, B Index] [Shanghai A, B Index] [Hang Seng China AH Premium Index] [Forex] [Commodities Futures] [Gazette] [Commentary][Financial Columnists] [Fund House Report] [Shenzhen Stock Market] [Shanghai Stock Market] [Hong Kong Islamic Index] [Stock Trading Strategy] [Stock Monitoring Tools] [Commerce & Industry] [Financial] [Telecom, Media & Technology] [Conglomerates] [Healthcare] [Transportation] [Energy] [Property] [Utilities] [Global Alliance Partners] [Asset Management] [Securities Brokerage] [Personal Financial Advisory Solutions] [Futures] [US Stock] [ETFs] [HSI Futures] [Options] [Japanese yen] [US dollar] [Euro] [Pound sterling] [Australian dollar] [New Zealand dollar] [Canadian dollar]

Quamnet Subscription Services:
[Quam Research Main][Quam Research][Ask Quam][Columnists][Quam Wise][Market Move Signal] [Warrant Monitor][Investment Tools] [Quam Stock Monitor] [Stock Quote Ticker][Smart Database][Metastock][Quam Radar][Stable Growth Portfolio] [Aggressive Growth Portfolio][Fund Analysis][Wealth Management][Market Analysis] [Investment Base][Red Chip][H Stock][Bond][Mid - Short Term Stocks Investment Recommendations][Traders Corner][Rico][Mid - Short Term Investors][Traders Corner Portfolio][Stock Perspective][Newest Signal][Leader Trend][New Stock Pursuit][Smart Investor] [Smart Investor Adventurer Version] [Alex Wong] [Market Forecast][Pedder St Investor][Thomas Ng][Weekly Market Comment][Mid - Long Term Stocks & Investment Recommendations][IsaacsDaily] [Isaac] [Tony's collection][Value Perspective][Vincent Lam][Value Perspective upgraded version] [The Daily Perspective] [The Macro Perspective] [Market Oracle] [Henry Chan] [Economic Review] [Intelligent Observer] [Red Monkey][KL][Investment Monitoring List][FX Hunter] [Victor Ho] [Trading Comments][Invest Pro] [Paul Pong] [Global Market Analysis][Weekly Market Analysis][Virtual Stock Portfolio][Virtual Fund Portfolio] [Strategy updating] [Investment Strategy] [Sky Cheung]