News / June 3, 2020
Press Release: IX Reach partners with Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) of Saudi Arabia to enable direct connection to Azure for its customers
Saudi Arabia/London, 3rd June 2020: IX Reach, a BSO company global leader provider of cloud connect services and connectivity solutions has partnered with Integrated Telecom Company (ITC), a leader in Telecom and ICT services in Saudi Arabia to provide them with Direct Connect to Cloud from Marseille.
The partnership will enable the first direct connection to Microsoft Azure Express Route. ITC can now provide to their customers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia connections directly by using IX Reach’s SDN platform. It also has the ability to reach the other Cloud Service Providers on the platform via the interconnect and can take advantage of the full portfolio of solutions, including its connectivity to 240+ locations globally, Remote Peering and low latency.
Stephen Wilcox, Chief Product Officer at IX Reach, a BSO company said:
“I am really excited to have the opportunity to work with ITC on the expansion of its Cloud Product Portfolio by adding direct connection to Azure Express Route. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is an important market for IX Reach, a BSO company and look forward to working with ITC to keep deepening and expanding the partnership. ”
Radwan Al Mufleh, Chief Commercial Officer, Integrated Telecom Company said:
“ITC is continuously evolving in its ICT services portfolio. The first step was to have a local Microsoft Azure Stack in our Data Center in Saudi Arabia. The next step was to provision a direct connection to the Microsoft Azure Data Centers globally to enable our enterprise customers in Saudi Arabia to have a direct link to their Cloud setup outside KSA. We believe this partnership with BSO/IX Reach is a first step in connecting Saudi Arabia directly to the Global Cloud Providers”
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About IX Reach, a BSO company
IX Reach, a BSO company is a global solutions provider offering SDN direct interconnection to all major cloud providers, remote peering at key Internet Exchanges, high-speed point-to-point/multipoint ethernet private line, IP BGP transit and colocation.
We offer a portfolio of cost-effective network services enabling carriers, ISPs, content and service providers to quickly and easily increase their network footprint and connect to the cloud without the need to invest heavily in owned infrastructure.
To speak to a member of the team about our services, please email or call us:
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About Integrated Telecom Company (ITC)
Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) is a leading telecom services provider offering latest solutions of broadband, next-gen ICT, managed security, managed services, internet and connectivity to public, private and consumers sectors. ITC has maintained its technological pace progressively as one of the most reliable telecoms that earned the confidence and trust of most government and semi-government sectors and private sectors from financial groups, large organizations, major oil and gas companies as well as small and medium-sized businesses.
For more information about ITC products and services visit www.itc.sa