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Press Release -- June 2nd, 2014
Source: TeliaSonera AB
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TSIC enabling high performance connectivity for Landis+Gyr worldwide

June 2, 2014

TeliaSonera and Landis+Gyr, the Swiss headquartered energy company with operations in 30 countries, have concluded a five-year agreement on expert services and telecommunications to almost 100 offices around the world, enabled by TeliaSonera International Carrier´s worldwide IP network.

With this move, Landis+Gyr is able to consolidate its current multi-vendor network service environment into one consistent and flexible operation using a single service provider. TeliaSonera will provide Managed Network services for Landis+Gyr, coupled with cloud based Internet, Security, Application Performance Monitoring, Expert and Consulting services that meet current as well as future service requirements for capacity, prioritization, availability and service quality. The Managed Network services will provide Landis+Gyr with scalable and secure access to IT infrastructure globally ensuring effective response to business demands.

Landis+Gyr has used TeliaSonera’s telecommunications services in Northern Europe for over three years. During this time, Landis+Gyr has been impressed by TeliaSonera’s ability to provide reliable service in terms of network service availability and proactive fault management

TeliaSonera excels not only because it has one of the most extensive IP networks in the world, but also because it has shown great innovation and been a pioneer in telecom services. We believe that cooperation with TeliaSonera offers us an opportunity to influence the construction and development of our ICT infrastructure with a flexible partner that is easy and effective to communicate with,comments Dieter Hecht, Chief Procurement Officer, Landis+Gyr.

Landis+Gyr is a pioneer in the application of ICT in measurement devices. We are proud to be able to help the company get the maximum benefit from their telecommunications services from TeliaSonera by utilizing our worldwide carrier network, says Robertas Nauseda, Head of Global Reach Channel Development and Sales-support at TeliaSonera International Carrier.

The services will be deployed over TeliaSonera International Carrier´s 61,000 km international fiber network, ranked by Internet intelligence authority Renesys as one of the top two global IP backbones. The carrier network reaches 200 points of presence in 35 countries providing high performance connectivity to operators, content and service providers worldwide.

Media Inquiries:

TeliaSonera International Carrier
Charlotte Züger, Head of Communications, charlotte.zuger@teliasonera.com, + 46 703200383

About TeliaSonera International Carrier
TeliaSonera International Carrier owns and operates one of the world’s most extensive fiber backbones. Our mission is to provide exceptional network infrastructure and services – empowering individuals, businesses and societies to execute their most critical activities. By working close to our customers, we make big ideas happen at the speed of fiber. Discover more at www.teliasoneraic.com.

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