SYDNEY, November 9, 2015: Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of Reliance Communications (RCOM), today announced an expansion and upgrade of its Global Network across Australia and New Zealand with four new Points of Presence (PoPs) in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Auckland, providing enhanced coverage and increased diversity to address the growing demand for premium global connectivity in the region.
“Australia and New Zealand are known for the early adoption of new technologies. With Cloud Computing changing the business ecosystem, Enterprises face a pressing need for secure global capabilities for mission-critical applications,” said Wilfred Kwan, Chief Operating Officer of RCOM (Enterprise) and Global Cloud Xchange. “The GCX PoPs in Oceania backed by our global infrastructure allow businesses to seamlessly access our Network and Cloud solutions everywhere.”
“Our expansion across key data centers in Australia and New Zealand further enhances our Global Network and Hybrid-Cloud capabilities to meet the ever-increasing demand for global collaboration, the adoption of Cloud, and open up new markets for our customers,” said Dave Pearson, Managing Director of Australia and New Zealand, Global Cloud Xchange. “ANZ based Enterprises can now securely connect to our Global Network and access public Cloud providers worldwide.”
The GCX Global Network is distinguished by its unmatched geographic coverage and ability to provide both subsea and terrestrial connectivity to major telecommunications hubs fully supported by two redundant global network operation centers. Our network connects many of these telecommunications hubs across the globe, from the developed markets in the U.S. and Europe to the key emerging markets in the Middle East and Asia, including India and China.
About Global Cloud Xchange
Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of Reliance Communications, offers a comprehensive portfolio of solutions customized for carriers, enterprises and new media companies. GCX owns the world’s largest private undersea cable system spanning more than 67,000 route kms which, seamlessly integrated with Reliance Communications’ 200,000 route kms of domestic optic fiber backbone, provides a robust Global Service Delivery Platform. With connections to 40 key business markets worldwide spanning Asia, North America, Europe and the Middle East, GCX delivers Managed Services to more than 160 countries and offer extensive VPLS-enabled Ethernet network capabilities globally. GCX is equipped to support businesses through the deployment of next generation Enterprise solutions across its Cloud Delivery Networks.