CLOSER TO GLOBAL CONNECTIVITY
GTT Communications, Inc. and GBI recently announced that they have formed a strategic relationship to provide enhanced services and connectivity in the Middle East.
The leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients and the global service provider that owns and operates a multilayer, carrierneutral network connecting the world to the Middle East have formed a strategic alliance and, as part of the agreement, GTT will be adding new points of presence (PoPs) in the Middle East, starting with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Qatar. Through this deployment, clients will be able to leverage GTT's global network while gaining access to GBI's extensive reach across the Middle East.
The agreement will also provide GBI with connectivity to the United States and Europe. Amr Eid, CEO of GBI, said: “GTT s leading Tier 1 IP network will broaden GBI's reach and allow us to deliver new, innovative services, both within and outside the Middle East.”
Rick Calder, president and CEO of GTT , said: “The launch of new PoPs will enable us to extend our network reach in the Middle East, furthering our goal of connecting our clients to any location in the world and any application in the cloud.”