Alliance between Telecarrier – Cable Onda, S.A. and CTEX to deliver high-end Datacenter and Cloud services
November 3, 2013
Companies reach agreement to jointly deliver advanced datacenter and cloud solutions to the Central America marketplace
Panama City, Panama (November 4, 2013) – Telecarrier a brand of Cable Onda, S.A (CO) and Curaçao Technology Exchange N.V. (CTEX) today announced that they have reached an alliance agreement to deliver high-end communications, cloud, datacenter, managed services and disaster recovery services to customers throughout Central America. TELECARRIER will leverage CTEX’s, Tier-IV datacenters to deliver high-end, enterprise class cloud solutions and managed datacenter services, while CTEX will leverage TELECARRIER’s regional network to provide high-performance communication services to customers in Central America. The companies will jointly service the needs of the Multilatina and SME customers in the region.
“We are very pleased about our alliance with TELECARRIER. Our customers have high expectations about reliability and availability of their critical technology infrastructures and core business systems. CTEX’s Tier-IV datacenters are certified by the Uptime Institute to ensure a high level of redundancy and availability. Hence we stand by our 100% uptime commitment for all critical datacenter components. Too, through our partnership with VCE (a converged cloud platform developed by CISCO, EMC, and VMWARE) we are delivering the most advanced unified cloud solutions in the region. Customers in Central America will benefit from the alliance by gaining access to unified communication and datacenter services. The companies will jointly deliver world-class connectivity, IT solutions, advanced cloud and datacenter services,” said Anthony de Lima, CTEX’s Chairman & CEO.
“We are excited about the partnership with CTEX. CTEX’s Tier-IV datacenters are situated in Curaçao, a neutral jurisdiction, located outside the traditional hurricane and seismic active zones, boasting strict European-based privacy laws, a multilingual workforce and great fiscal benefits for international companies. Through the alliance, TELECARRIER will expand its services offerings. Customers in Central America will benefit from the alliance by getting access to world-class technology and communication solutions that will help them improve their total cost of ownership, leverage an advanced technology platform to run their business systems and have access to a high-end prime and/or disaster recovery datacenter,” said Aquiles Ow Young, Telecarrier’s Regional Commercial Director.
CO and CTEX aim to drive significant growth by jointly servicing market opportunities in Central America where customers require high-end datacenter and cloud services. TELECARRIER will interconnect its datacenters in Central America with CTEX’s Tier-IV datacenter to deliver advanced technology services.
About Telecarrier – Cable Onda, S.A.
With highly qualified and most important infrastructure of Central America in world class datacenters, Telecarrier brand that identifies the segment “Corporate Key Accounts, Government and Carriers” Cable Onda SA offers innovative and cutting edge solutions to public and private organizations worldwide. With an initial investment of more than $ 25 million, over 5000 square meters and investment periodical maintenance and infrastructure, from our IDC’s (International Data Centers) serve hundreds of local businesses, multinationals, large accounts and corporate accounts from different economic sectors such as Banks, Insurance, Manufacturing, Retail, etc. Likewise, the company serves government entities since 2006, after winning the bid to provide communications to major National Government entities. www.telecarrier.com.
CTEX delivers advanced technology solutions to business and government customers by leveraging four 7,200 square meter Uptime Institute certified Tier-IV datacenter and Internet exchange facilities. The company serves multiple industry segments including Oil & Gas, Financial Services, Governments, Transportation & Logistics, Healthcare, Manufacturing and others. Customers benefit from leveraging an advanced eco-system of proven partner solutions. Customers can build private computing environments or leverage CTEX’s highly advanced and scalable Cloud infrastructure. CTEX offers seven core solutions: Cloud Solutions, Security Management, Managed Services, Network & Collocation, Archival & Storage and Disaster Recovery. For more information, go to: www.ctexpartners.com.
About the Uptime Institute
Uptime Institute, an independent division of The 451 Group, provides education, publications, consulting, certifications, conferences and seminars, independent research, and thought leadership for the enterprise datacenter industry and for datacenter professionals. The Uptime Institute is an unbiased, third-party datacenter research, education, and consulting organization focused on improving datacenter performance and efficiency through collaboration and innovation. The Uptime Institute serves all shareholders of the datacenter industry, including enterprise and third-party operation, manufacturers, providers, and engineers. In 2009, the Institute was acquired by The 451 Group, a technology-industry analyst company focusing on the business of enterprise IT innovation. www.uptimeinstitute.com