Providence, RI, August 22, 2017 // Provdotnet, LLC announced today that a leading SAAS provider to the Consumer Package Goods and Retail Industries has selected their recently launched interconnect business, IronTrust Networks, to provide the SAAS company 10GB Cloud On-Ramp services to Microsoft's Azure Cloud Services. Irontrust Networks’ Megaport Connected On-ramp Service provides high speed direct and secure interconnection to all major cloud providers, including Google, Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Oracle Cloud, Rackspace and Alibaba; and their Megaport Connected Connect-Your-Cloud Service (CYCS)™ enables emerging cloud service providers to establish their Cloud Service Operations in the Northeast and provide secure, private, high-speed direct connections to their customers worldwide.
IRONTRUST ON-RAMP SERVICES
Both Provdotnet and the newly launched Irontrust Networks provide Software Defined Network (SDN) solutions and Cloud On-Ramp Connect Services throughout New England, securely connecting entities in New England to cloud providers and data centers worldwide. Prov.net is New England’s leading regional provider of data center, colocation last mile ethernet and interconnection solutions. Today's announcement reinforces the importance of cloud connectivity to enable hybrid data center strategies being deployed by many businesses. IronTrust's Cloud On-ramp connectivity is available through Irontrust's data centers and Internet exchange hubs located in Providence, RI, Boston, and Chelmsford, MA. The On-ramp services add to Provdotnet’s and IronTrust Networks' overall cloud connectivity solutions, complementing the recent dark fiber ring they deployed connecting all of their New England facilities, Internet exchange node at 1 Summer St, Boston, and connections to the Massachusetts Internet Exchange (MASSIX). Cloud On-ramps enable customers of Provdotnet and IronTrust Networks’ to reap the performance, stability and security-related benefits of having a private, secure direct connection to any of the major cloud providers worldwide. Cloud service providers located in the Northeast will also be able offer their customers secure on-ramps to their cloud services delivery platforms using Connect-Your-Cloud Services.
Evan Sacks, General Manager, Irontrust said, “The availability of these Cloud On-ramp services in Prov.net's and IronTrust Networks' facilities further strengthen the region's technical infrastructure, which has grown in importance as the number and types of technology leaders continue to move into Northeast. Beyond enterprise customers who are looking for on-ramp services to connect to major cloud providers the northeast is an extremely appealing interconnection location for SAAS / Cloud providers seeking to build or deploy their cloud platforms in the region. The direct connection capability associated with Connect-Your-Cloud™ will enable them to extend secure direct-connect capabilities to their customer. With thousands of technology companies exploring their own Cloud development and deployment our services provide them the ability to direct-connect to their customers globally. "We continue to build and deliver on the cloud-enabled interconnection strategy we initiated with our MassIX partnership last year, delivering interconnect services and value to global enterprises seeking to further their reach and cloud based initiatives.”
Ron Sacks, CEO for IronTrust mentioned the customer was to impressed with our ability to stay at least one-step ahead. Almost 2 years ago we properly identified the move to hybrid data center deployments as the next wave and began investing in our infrastructure to assist customers pursuing hybrid data center strategies. So today, when they were ready we are able to turn-up a 10GB On-Ramp to Microsoft Azure on a moments notice. We don't know any other provider in the region that can do that."
About Provdotnet & IronTrust Networks
Provdotnet is the leading regional provider of Specialized Data Center, Internet IP connectivity, and Colocation services in New England. Their unique locations atop “Fiber Alley,” the densest concentration of dark fiber in Rhode Island, coupled with a node and connectivity to the largest hub of telecommunication providers in Boston, enables them to provide trusted, high-availability, secure, multi-carrier/low latency connectivity, data center, IP-exchange, and Cloud On-Ramp services that are local, secure, affordable, and SSAE 16 SOC 2 audited.
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