Data Center Interconnect

Pacnet Picks BTI for Data Center Interconnection

OTTAWA -- BTI Systems, an award-winning provider of cloud and metro networking software and systems to content, colocation and service providers around the world, today announced that Pacnet, a leading provider of integrated technology solutions in the Asia-Pacific region, is deploying the BTI 7800 Series Intelligent Cloud Connect platforms to interconnect Pacnet’s business-driven data centers in Hong Kong and Tokyo.

Pacnet delivers high-performance technology solutions over its region’s most extensive high-capacity submarine cable. Pacnet’s ability to capitalize on BTI’s compact, extensible and scalable metro portfolio to provide 100GE and 10GE support for major cloud service providers and colocation sites played a key role in earning BTI the win in this strategically critical opportunity.

“Our customers include major cloud service providers, Internet service providers, application service providers, telecommunications carriers and large multinational enterprises that depend on our high-performance networks to keep their businesses ahead of the curve and growing into new markets,” said Pacnet CTO Andy Lumsden. “We have to reinforce their confidence in us every day in terms of high-speed access, quick service turn-up, flexibility and economics, all delivered with unmatched customer service and support. The BTI 7800 Series will enable us to create a high-capacity metro network fabric, supporting 200G per slot now, and scaling to 400G and 1Tbps per slot in the future.”

BTI Systems Inc.

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