Award recognizes Pacnet’s exceptional achievements and success in the Asia Pacific telecommunications industry
SINGAPORE, 20 June 2012 – Pacnet, Asia’s leading communications provider, was named the Wholesale Operator of the Year at the Asia Communication Awards gala dinner held yesterday night at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel in Singapore.
“We are thrilled to receive this award for the second consecutive year, which is a testament to our strength and continued leadership in Asia’s wholesale telecommunications space,” said Brett Lay, Interim Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Pacnet.
“This award reaffirms our commitment in bringing to our customers a complete portfolio of managed communications solutions on an unified platform backed by our premier state-of-the-art subsea network coverage in the Asia Pacific region,” said Jacques Grézaud, Managing Director, Pacnet Southeast Asia.
Pacnet was also named the Wholesale Operator of the Year at last year’s Asia Communication Awards.
The Asia Communication Awards recognize and honor the achievements, innovations and outstanding new services of the region’s telecommunications carriers and executives. Winners of the awards were chosen by a panel of independent judges comprising industry professionals and analysts, as well as editors from leading telecommunications trade publication Total Telecom.
Pacnet delivers a wide variety of wholesale capacity services ranging from Indefeasible Rights of Use (IRUs) to private line networks, which is backed by its ownership of 46,420 km of fiber optic submarine cable infrastructure connecting key locations in Asia and across the Pacific Ocean.
About Pacnet 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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