July 22, 2010 (TeliaSonera International Carrier)
“We are giving our customers new possibilities to connect to our global IP backbone via Charlotte and Phoenix. Earlier this year we connected Buffalo, Cleveland and Washington.This increased expansion of the US network is strategically important and helps us maintain our position as one of the largest global IP carriers. Moreover, the extended network enhances our service offering to our US based customers”, said Paul Dahlgren, vice President and Head of Product & Business Management, TeliaSonera International Carrier
TeliaSonera International Carrier has a strong history in the US. The company has been active in the US market since 1995 and has a continuous growing US customer base.
“In light of the TeliaSonera group being one of the largest operators in Europe with more than 150 years in the business and with 150 million mobile subscribers, we believe our customers in the US are considering us being a very competitive alternative”, said Paul Dahlgren.
TeliaSonera International Carrier is a global provider of cross-border communication services. We deliver IP, capacity and voice services and we also provide the media, education and online gaming industries with services tailored to their specific needs. We own and operate more than 43,000 kilometers (27,000 miles) of fiber network, which covers more than 100 points of presence in 35 countries across Europe, the US and Asia.
We are a leading global IP provider – the number one carrier in Europe and winner of 2009 World Communication Awards in the Best Wholesale Carrier and Best New Service categories.
Visit us at www.teliasoneraic.com