BRISBANE, Australia and SAN FRANCISCO – Mar. 17, 2016 – Megaport, a global leader in software defined networking (SDN) based elastic interconnection, today announced that Wolfe will connect its metro and national Ethernet network to the Megaport Elastic Fabric throughout the United States to provide direct connectivity to key cloud services.
Megaport’s Elastic Fabric and Cloud Cross Connects (CXCs) provide an onramp for Wolfe customers to directly connect to cloud services by enabling elastic interconnections to a rich ecosystem of cloud service providers via the Megaportal. Customers can dial-up and dial-down capacity in real-time based on demand. The Megaport API also makes it possible for customers to integrate their ordering and provisioning functions. Additionally, Wolfe joins the Megaport services ecosystem, providing national and metro Ethernet network, and disaster recovery services via the Megaport Elastic Fabric. Wolfe will connect to Megaport in Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York City, San Jose, and Seattle.
Denver Maddux, CEO, Megaport said: “Wolfe’s national and metro Ethernet network provides an excellent choice to our customers looking to extend the reach of their networks and build mission-critical services. We’re excited to have their unique network footprint available as part of our service provider ecosystem.”
Winston Rendall, Business Development, Wolfe, added: “Wolfe is driven to provide additional value and services to our customers. By joining the Megaport Elastic Fabric, we bring the next-level of cloud connectivity services to our growing customer base. The ability to quickly and easily provision capacity to cloud service providers is a true differentiator.”
Megaport operates in 54 data centres across thirteen markets in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong, and United States and is currently expanding its presence into additional data centres in North America and key markets in Europe, including London, Dublin, Amsterdam, and Stockholm.
To learn more about Megaport’s SDN-based interconnection fabric and continued expansion into North American markets, please visit https://megaport.com.
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Megaport is the leading, global, independent and neutral provider of Elastic Interconnection services. Using Software Defined Networking, the Company’s global platform enables customers to rapidly connect their network to other services across the Megaport Fabric. Services can be directly controlled by customers via mobile devices, their computer or our open API. The Company’s extensive footprint in Australia, Asia Pacific, and North America provides a neutral platform that spans many key data centre providers across various markets.
Established in 2013 and founded by Bevan Slattery, Megaport built the world’s first SDN-based neutral elastic fabric changing the way enterprises, networks, and services interconnect. The high demand for interconnects and the need to change the way bandwidth is acquired has pushed Megaport into new markets globally. Megaport has been built by a highly experienced team with extensive knowledge in building large scale global carrier networks. To learn more about Megaport, please visit: www.megaport.com.
Wolfe provides high performance, fiber-based Ethernet and internet solutions to meet business connectivity needs including Ethernet Transport Service, Metro E, VPLS, IPVPN and Wolfe Business Internet. Wolfe delivers a range of fast symmetrical access speeds, methods and options, security solutions, manageable redundancy options, and five classes of service. Have a need for speed? Wolfe offers blazing fast bandwidth from 10 Mb/s to 100 Gb/s. Improve productivity and save on your bottom line with a reliable, secure connection, and scalable, customized solutions. Visit www.wolfe.net to learn more.
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