Award recognizes Pacnet’s innovation and leadership in the telecommunications industry
HONG KONG, 19 April 2012 – Pacnet was named the Best International Wholesale Carrier at the Telecom Asia Awards 2012.
“It is a great honor to receive this award again, which recognizes our innovative and market-leading network services, backed by our strategic investments into our expanding global network infrastructure,” said Wilfred Kwan, Chief Technology Officer at the awards ceremony held yesterday night at the Mandarin Oriental in Bangkok, Thailand.
Pacnet has previously won the Best Wholesale Carrier award in 2009, as well as in 2007 under its previous name Asia Netcom.
“Pacnet’s secret weapon continues to be its state-of-the-art network, which leads the region for capacity, redundancy and latency, enabling it to innovate across its service portfolio and deliver a superior customer experience,” said Joseph Waring, Group Editor of Telecom Asia.
Telecom Asia is the region’s leading telecommunications trade publication and has presented the Telecom Asia awards annually since 1998.
This year’s winners were chosen from a shortlist of candidates nominated by Telecom Asia readers, judges and editors, and final selection was made by an independent panel of industry experts who voted on the basis of innovation, financial performance, technology and market leadership.
Pacnet is Asia’s leading communications provider delivering integrated high-performance data delivery and hosting services on a unified platform. Pacnet owns and operates EAC-C2C, Asia’s largest privately-owned submarine cable network at 36,800 km, as well as EAC Pacific, which spans 9,620 km across the Pacific Ocean. Together with its connected data centers and global IP network, Pacnet simplifies and accelerates communications for carriers and businesses, enabling them to connect with their customers and partners seamlessly in the cloud. Pacnet is headquartered in Hong Kong and Singapore, with offices in all key markets in Asia and North America. For more information, please visit: www.pacnet.com.
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