The Managed IT and Cloud provider will use CloudLX to connect its customers to industry-leading cloud service providers around the world
LONDON, 11th October 2016 – Epsilon, a privately owned global communications service provider, was selected by Qube Managed Services, a leading international managed hosting provider, to deliver its Cloud Link Exchange (CloudLX) cloud connectivity platform. Qube Managed IT services will offer its customers high-performance connectivity to cloud service providers including Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure as well as other cloud service providers and global internet exchanges.
UK-based Qube will use a white-label version of CloudLX to offer its customers direct access to on demand Ethernet services covering 170+ countries. It will retain its customer relationships while leveraging CloudLX’s click-to-connect provisioning with guaranteed Quality of Service (QoS) and Experience (QoE). Customers will benefit from rapid access to cloud connectivity delivered via a self-service portal.
“The white-label version of CloudLX can be a powerful tool for service providers that want to efficiently add new capabilities to their portfolio and develop new revenue streams. Qube’s customers can connect to cloud providers and easily adjust their services via any web browser anywhere in the world,” said Jerzy Szlosarek, CEO at Epsilon. “We are supporting the success of service providers in the cloud and enabling their customers to gain rapid access to flexible and on demand cloud connectivity.”
CloudLX has been deployed at Qube Managed Service’s Goswell Road facility in London where Epsilon have an on-net presence. The Goswell Road PoP is one of 23 data centres on Epsilon’s London Metro Ethernet ring, which are connected to Epsilon’s 1TB optical backbone spanning 75 PoPs globally. CloudLX offers customers seamless connectivity to multiple cloud service providers through a single virtual connection, increasing cost and time efficiency and removing the complexity of traditional network procurement.
“CloudLX gives our customers a friction-free platform for cloud connectivity. It combines on demand Ethernet, network analytics and new levels of intelligence that supports our vision for vibrant and agile cloud solutions. We were impressed with CloudLX’s depth and breadth of reporting features like bandwidth utilisation, information on packet loss and latency as well as its strict SLAs and QoS guarantees,” says Simon Neal, CSMO at Qube Managed Services.
Qube has been quick to evolve their business model to embrace the rapid take-up in Hybrid Cloud Services at both mid-size corporate and Enterprise level. It has been in operation for more than 15 years and supports clients like Just Giving, Betfair.com, Jamie Oliver and BP as well as many others.
Epsilon is one of the largest independent provider of outsourced connectivity solutions to the world’s Communications and Cloud ecosystems. Our underlying network infrastructure, intelligent application layers and industry expertise enable our customers to seamlessly deliver mission critical, high performance Applications and Communications services globally.
We operate an outsourcing model for the procurement and management of Cloud and network infrastructure; enabling our customers to focus on delivering end-to-end Cloud, Content, application, communication and connectivity services. Our high performance, high availability and massively scalable global backbone combined with our own unique networking technology has created a platform connecting over 500 network operators and service providers each using the network to serve fixed, mobile, application and Cloud customers.
About Qube Managed Services
Qube Managed Services has been successfully addressing Customers service requirements since 2001, building up a vast amount of knowledge and experience. Our core competencies and focus have always been reliability, high quality offerings and excellent technical service to our clients. Qube are small enough to care for any size of customer and service, but large enough to rely on. Qube serve as the backbone for all your cloud computing products and services. Incorporating technology vendors and solutions, allowing an organization to build, deploy, integrate and deliver their choice of traditional and cloud computing solutions.
Qube MS translate and “Humanise” all aspects of Computing. Our technical champions de-mystify technology both in and out of the cloud, enabling you to orchestrate your entire technology lifecycle by deploying your infrastructure of choice, on the service provider of your choice, all while managing, monitoring, scaling and healing everything in the same place.