|[January 29, 2014]
TTK Chooses Hibernia Networks for European Network Expansion
SUMMIT, N.J. & DUBLIN --(Business Wire)--
Networks, a provider of global telecommunications services,
announces today TransTeleCom
(TTK), which operates a fiber-optic communications network in Russia, is
utilizing Hibernia's EtherReach
Global-IX service to augment TransTeleCom's network connectivity in
By leveraging Hibernia's Global-IX service, TTK can directly connect to
European Internet exchanges, including PLIX (Warsaw), NIX.CZ
(Prague), Espanix (Madrid), MIX (Milan) and France-IX (Paris) over
Hibernia's Carrier Ethernet network. This augments TTK's existing robust
infrastructure to other exchanges throughout Europe.
TTK operates a fiber-optic network with over 1.6 Tbps in capacity and
extending more than 76,000 kilometers throughout Russia, reaching 90% of
Russia's population. Its comprehensive suite of network services
includes IP Access (News - Alert), international private lines, virtual Ethernet
channels and also IP VPN services, all of which are tailored for
carriers, enterprises and service providers.
"Hibernia Networks has a rbust network footprint," comments Mr. Vitaly
Kotov, Vice President and Head of the Backbone Unit for TTK. "By using
Hibernia's extensive presence at all of the European exchange points,
TTK raises the quality and performance of its Internet services. TTK is
already connected to major Internet exchanges in Europe, including LINX
(London), DE-CIX (News - Alert) (Frankfurt), AMS-IX (Amsterdam) and we plan to expand
our presence throughout Europe leveraging Hibernia infrastructure. This
is very important for TTK, as we aim to provide the highest-quality
services for our global clients. With Hibernia's solid price/performance
ratios, we can expand into additional markets effectively."
"Because of our state-of-the art network, Hibernia's services are
extremely flexible and scalable, offering clients a multitude of options
and combinations," states Eric
Gutshall, Senior Vice President Global Sales for Hibernia Networks.
"With our EtherReach Global-IX service, we can easily scale from 100
Mbps to 10 Gbps, allowing carriers immediate access to major global
Internet exchanges - all across highly optimized routes. These qualities
are key for content providers and carriers worldwide. We look forward to
working with TTK, as they share our commitment to service excellence for
With a next-generation, congestion-free and scalable Carrier Ethernet
network, Hibernia's EtherReach Global-IX product allows customers to
connect with Internet exchanges from remote locations without any
compromise on the performance. For more information on Hibernia's global
telecommunications services and to view its network map of over 200
Points of Presence, visit www.hibernianetworks.com.
About Hibernia Networks:
Hibernia Networks owns and operates a global network connecting North
America, Europe and Asia. Hibernia offers over 200 network Points of
Presence (PoPs) on over 27,000 kilometers of fiber.
Hibernia Networks serves wholesale, financial and media customers with
unparalleled support, flexibility and service. Hibernia's wholesale
services provide secure and diverse dedicated Ethernet, DTM and
optical-level services, including GigE, 10G and LanPhy wavelengths and
traditional SONET/SDH services. Hibernia's financial services unite
hundreds of global banks and financial exchanges with low-latency
connectivity.�Hibernia's media services are dedicated to flawless
delivery of video signals over fiber, supporting media companies across
the globe with over 200 media connection points.�Hibernia Networks is
owned by Columbia Ventures Corporation and funds managed by
Constellation Growth Capital.
About Company TTK:
Company TTK is among the top five Russian telecommunications operators.
Its main shareholder is Russian Railways.
TTK operates and maintains one of the largest fiber-optic communication
lines in Russia, with a length of more than 76,000 km and a channel
capacity of over 1.6 Tbps. The 17 regional centers located in the
largest Russian cities offer private and corporate customers throughout
the country a wide spectrum of telecommunications services, including
communication and data transfer, as well as broadband Internet access
based on cutting-edge technology. TTK has over 1.5 million subscribers.
TTK is an active player on the global market. The transcontinental TTK
backbone, EurasiaHighway, has connections to the communication networks
of almost all the neighboring countries, including China, Japan,
Mongolia, North Korea, Finland, the Baltic states and the CIS, and it is
the optimal route between Europe and Asia.
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