McLean, VA, January 31, 2017 — GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Cloud Connect a 2017 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award winner. These awards recognize the most innovative and highest quality IP communications brought to market or updated in the past year.
Cloud Connect is a private network solution that provides multinational clients with secure, pre-established connectivity to leading cloud service providers. By connecting to GTT in a single location, clients have access to an ecosystem of cloud service providers in data centers around the world. Cloud Connect is a key capability in GTT’s EtherCloud wide area networking portfolio, which is comprised of Ethernet, VPLS and MPLS service offerings.
“GTT is honored to have been recognized with this accolade from INTERNET TELEPHONY,” stated Rick Calder, GTT president and CEO. “Cloud Connect delivers on GTT’s commitment of connecting people around the world, delivering private and secure access to the business-critical services and applications that drive value across their organizations.”
Cloud Connect is backed by end-to-end SLAs and provides predictable latency from the enterprise to the cloud, ensuring a high-quality end user experience. The service can be deployed as part of a hybrid, private or public cloud environment.
“It gives me great pleasure to recognize GTT with a Product of the Year Award for 2017. I have always been impressed with its commitment to excellence and innovation,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “In the opinion of our distinguished judges, Cloud Connect has proven to be among the best IP communications solutions available on the market. I look forward to continued innovation from GTT.”