2017 Associate sponsors
C&W Networks is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cable & Wireless Communications and a wholesale telecommunications service provider that offers broadband, IP capacity and a growing portfolio of managed services and integrated solutions to global, regional and local telecom carriers, TV cable companies, Internet Service Providers and Network Integrators. C&W Networks operates the largest subsea multi-ring fiber-optic network throughout the greater Caribbean, Central American and Andean region along with the most comprehensive fully meshed MPLS network in the region. Connecting over 40 countries, the companys fully protected ringed submarine fiber optic network spans more than 48,000km. Now joining Liberty Globals network, which covers 12 countries across Europe, Chile and Puerto Rico. Cable routes include the Caribbean Optical-ring System (ARCOS-1), Colombia-Florida Express (CFX-1), EC-Link cable system, Fibralink, Maya 1, Eastern Caribbean Fiber Express (ECFS), Taino-Carib, East-West, Cayman-Jamaica Fiber system, Caribbean-Bermuda U.S (CBUS), Americas II, Gemini Bermuda, Pan America (PAN-AM), Antillas 1 and Pacific Caribbean Cable System (PCCS).
For more information, please visit www.cwnetworks.com
Ciena is a network strategy and technology company with a unique ability to translate best-in-class technology into value through a high-touch consultative business model. We develop and apply technologies across packet and optical networking and distributed software automation that drive openness, virtualization and collaboration for customers worldwide.
For more information, please visit www.ciena.com
Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) connects the worlds leading businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside the most interconnected data centers. In 40 markets across five continents, Equinix is where companies come together to realize new opportunities and accelerate their business, IT and cloud strategies. In a digital economy where enterprise business models are increasingly interdependent, interconnection is essential to success. Equinix operates the only global interconnection platform, sparking new opportunities that are only possible when companies come together.
For more information, please visit www.equinix.com
GlobeNet is a wholesale telecommunications provider and a portfolio company of BTG Pactual Infrastructure Fund II. Our corporate mission is to enable in a sustainable way the on-ramps to the Internet across current and future geographies. To do this, we wholly own and operate a subsea, dual ring-protected, fiber optic cable system that spans more than 23,500 km. We are able to offer clients a wide range of secure, reliable, low latency data services (Network, IP, IaaS and Security) that help them expand and enhance their own network infrastructures. From a delivery perspective we operate as a trusted business partner and remain a strongly customer focused organization dedicated to providing the control and connectivity our clients need to succeed on a global stage.
For more information, please visit www.globenet.net
Integra Optics stands out in the industry by providing high quality fiber optics components that are tested and coded by our inhouse engineers to ensure compatibility with your network platform. Our deep portfolio of high-performance optical equipment includes thousands of 100% OEM-compatible transceivers, as well as passives, fiber jumpers and optical testing equipment. All of our optics come with a lifetime guarantee to ensure the long term success of your projects. In addition, Integra Optics makes sure that your product is delivered to you on time, and that you receive engineering support when and where you need it. We are your partner every step of the way!
For more information, please visit www.integraoptics.com
Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I) operates the worlds first Globalized Network, delivering high-quality, cost-effective video and broadband services anywhere in the world. Intelsats Globalized Network combines the worlds largest satellite backbone with terrestrial infrastructure, managed services and an open, interoperable architecture to enable customers to drive revenue and reach through a new generation of network services. Thousands of organizations serving billions of people worldwide rely on Intelsat to provide ubiquitous broadband connectivity, multi-format video broadcasting, secure satellite communications and seamless mobility services. The end result is an entirely new world, one that allows us to envision the impossible, connect without boundaries and transform the ways in which we live.
For more information, please visit www.intelsat.com
INTERNEXA, THE PLAYER WITH THE MOST "FLIGHT HOURS" IN LATIN AMERICA: 15 years designing integral solutions for international, national and metropolitan connectivity, access to the best internet service in the region, and big data services, web analytics, cloud computing and business mobility solutions. With our open network we lay out our role in the value chain, offering a vast enabling platform in Latin America and Florida, allowing all actors of the digital ecosystem to materialize their initiatives, speed up the pace of their undertakings, and in short, to firm up winning businesses no matter the destination chosen. We are part of ISA, one of the multi Latin leaders with 50 years of experience in developing great infrastructure projects for Transport of Electric Energy, Road Concessions, Telecommunications Platforms and Services & Intelligent Management of Systems in Real Time.
For more information, please visit www.internexa.com
NJFX operates Tier 3 by the Subsea, the worlds first colocation campus that strategically intersects a carrier neutral subsea cable landing station meet-me room with a Tier 3, carrier neutral data center. The 64,800 square foot purpose-built data center is supported by several carriers and offers direct access to multiple independent subsea cable systems that interconnect North America, Europe, South America, and the Caribbean. High and low density colocation solutions are available with 24/7 support as well as unique US fiber back-haul solutions that avoid traditional legacy network points of failure. NJFX's low latency offerings provide the flexibility, reliability and security that global carriers, content providers, enterprise and government entities require to drive revenue, reduce expenses and improve service quality.
For more information, please visit www.NJFX.net
Qwilts unique Open Edge Cloud Platform and Open Caching software solutions help Internet service providers address the dramatic growth of streaming media on their networks. Qwilts cloud-managed, open platform creates a massively distributed Open Edge Cloud that supports applications such as Open Caching, 4K live streaming, AR, VR, self- driving cars and IoT. This low latency Edge Cloud architecture enables a high-quality streaming experience for consumers on a massive scale. A growing number of the worlds leading cable, telco and mobile service providers rely on Qwilt for Edge Cloud applications. Qwilt is a Founding Member of the Streaming Video Alliance.
For more information, please visit www.qwilt.com
redIT, headquartered in Mexico City, has more than 19 years of experience operating high-capacity data networks. The firm is a division of KIO Networks Group, a world-class mission critical IT services and telecommunications company. redIT connects the global business community to Mexico, provides last-mile access within the country, and delivers direct connectivity between Mexico and the US with strategic border crossings. Its services include dedicated internet access (DIA), ethernet private line (EPL), MPLS, telco room, unified communications and a host of other value added services. The group also delivers data center services, cloud computing, managed IT services, big data, security and application management.
For more information, please visit www.redit.com/en
Seaborn Networks is an award-winning developer and operator of submarine fiber optic cable systems with an independent cable operator model. Seaborns US-Brazil project, Seabras-1, is almost completed and has a committed ready-for-service date in 2017. This six fiber pair, 72Tbps submarine cable system is the only direct point-to-point cable between the US and Brazil. Seaborn was founded by successful telecom submarine cable executives with experience in designing, building and operating many of the worlds largest networks.
For more information, please visit www.seabornnetworks.com
Vogel is a telecommunications company created to provide customized solutions to the high-capacity infrastructure market. Present in 13 capital cities and in the Federal District of Brazil, it has over 12,000 km of optical fiber network, more than 235 points of presence (POPs) and connectivity to the countrys most important data centers. Its portfolio includes fiber-based data communication services for fixed and mobile operators, ISPs and content providers. Vogel can also provide built to suit networks, creating solutions for either last mile access, cellular backhaul or long haul backbones with lit or dark fiber. Vogels controlling shareholder is Patria Investments one of Brazil´s leading investment management firms, whose assets exceed US$ 8 billion. The company was founded from the acquisition of several fast-growing companies in the market.
For more information, please visit www.vogeltelecom.com