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Press Release -- March 23rd, 2011
Source: Global Telecom & Technology
Tags: 40G, DWDM, Ethernet, Exchange, Metro Fiber, Wavelength

VTLWaveNet Selects Global Telecom & Technology to Expand its Network Reach in Europe

McLean, VA, March 23, 2011Global Telecom & Technology, Inc. (“GTT”) (OTCBB: GTLT), a global telecommunications carrier and leading network integrator serving the data communications needs of large enterprise, government and carrier clients, announced that VTLWaveNet, a leading pan-European telecom service provider, has selected GTT to provide connectivity between Ireland, France, Germany and Spain.

VTLWaveNet was set-up early in 2007 to exploit the combination of their wholly owned, advanced European network with metro fiber reach into major business districts, to offer its customers wavelengths up to 40Gbps (both protected and unprotected), Leased Lines up to STM-64, IP Transit, Ethernet, Co-location and Dark Fiber. VTLWaveNet also owns and operates eight metro networks in the main European business centers. Their key market segments are the wholesale carriers, content providers and the ISP/ASP market.

“We selected GTT as one of our partners because of their network relationships with over 800 suppliers worldwide and their scalable solutions,” stated Dave Cribbs, SVP Marketing, VTLWaveNet. This solution helps us to provide the highest levels of service reliability and connectivity to our customers.”

“We are pleased to add VTLWaveNet to our growing list of clients,” said Richard D. Calder, Jr., GTT’s President and CEO. “As a global network integrator, we are committed to helping our clients fulfill their international telecommunication needs and enabling them to scale rapidly as their business grows.”

About VTLWaveNet

VTLWaveNet, part of the Viatel group, focuses on the European wholesale market. VTLWaveNet combines the advanced fibre optic backbone network with metro reach into the major business centres accessing carrier houses, data centres and the main Internet Exchanges. This enables us to offer our customers leased lines, wavelengths, Ethernet, IP-Transit, co-location and dark fibre services. Because we own the underlying infrastructure and equipped the network with the latest high capacity optical DWDM technology and multi service platforms, we can offer these services quickly and cost effectively to meet our customers’ specific requirements. For more information visit the VTLWaveNet website at

About Global Telecom & Technology

GTT is a global telecommunications carrier and leading network integrator serving the data communications needs of large enterprise, government and carrier clients in over 80 countries. We combine our own network assets with the networks of over 800 suppliers worldwide to deliver cost-effective, scalable solutions supporting each client’s unique requirements. Through our proprietary Client Management Database (CMD), GTT provides streamlined service design and quotation, rapid service implementation, and global 24×7 monitoring and support. GTT is headquartered in the Washington, DC metro region with offices in London, Dusseldorf, and Denver. For more information visit the GTT website at

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