euNetworks deploys pan-European Ethernet solutions for Altran
Mission critical Ethernet solution for one of Europe's leading consulting companies
With over 17,000 employees worldwide, Altran is one of the European leaders in innovative consulting and high technology. Altran required a highly reliable and scalable solution to connect their headquarter in Paris/France with their office in Frankfurt which is Altran’s access point that further links multiple corporate sites in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. euNetworks enabled Altran with ether|nex, euNetworks’ high availability Ethernet solution for the real-time sharing of applications and speedy transfer of data. ether|nex is deployed over euNetworks’ all-fiber optic network, providing Altran with a highly secure and scalable platform to ensure mission critical communications.
Christian Trein, IT Manager Germany/Austria/Switzerland, Altran, commented: “Altran required a secure and scalable Ethernet based platform to support our next generation communication requirements. euNetworks was one of the few providers who could enable us with a bespoke Ethernet solution, designed to meet our exacting requirements in terms of scalability and security.“
Noel Meaney, Chief Executive Officer, euNetworks, said: “We are delighted that Altran, one of Europe’s largest consulting organisations, has chosen euNetworks for the deployment of their Ethernet solution. euNetworks, leveraging off our pan-European next generation network, was uniquely positioned to cost efficiently deliver the mission critical, highly scalable solution.”
ether|nex is euNetworks’ Ethernet solution, primarily designed for companies that need to link multiple offices, locations or exchanges for the real-time sharing of applications, speedy transfer of data or the storage and replication of mission critical information. ether|nex is deployed on dedicated fiber for unrivalled security and scalability, connecting 15 of Europe’s largest cities across five countries. Organisations can connect numerous offices in different cities and even countries with minimum complexity, minimum cost and a range of speeds and capacities.
euNetworks owns and operates one of Europe s highest capacity fiber network and provides mission critical communication infrastructure and services to large corporates, carriers, and service providers. Constructed at a cost in excess of €1.3 billion, euNetworks all-fiber optic network uniquely combines long-haul inter-city network linking Europe s largest economies, with high density last-mile metropolitan fiber networks in 15 of Europe s leading cities. euNetworks was recently awarded the prestigious title of "Best New Entrant" by leading telecommunications publication, Capacity Magazine. The award was granted to euNetworks following their acquisition of a pan-European fiber network thus extending their unique proposition of delivering private fiber networks - an offering the judges felt is of immense value to large Corporates and carriers alike. euNetworks, a member of the Global Voice Group, is headquartered in Frankfurt, publicly listed on the Singapore stock exchange (SGX: H23.SI). euNetworks is a member of euro-one - a unique collaboration of fiber optic network providers to deliver infrastructure and next generation networking solutions, connecting Eastern, Central, Western Europe and North America (www.euro-one.com). For further information please visit www.euNetworks.com.