PCCW Global wins Best Wholesale Service Provider – Global at MEF Excellence Awards
Wednesday, December 09, 2015
Posted by: Randall Barney
Constantly seeking to upgrade our Ethernet service standards and ability to support the very latest cloud, voice, data and video applications
HKT (SEHK: 6823) - HONG KONG, December 9, 2015 - PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, was presented the award of Best Wholesale Service Provider – Global for its robust wholesale offering and global coverage at the recent Metro Ethernet Forum’s (MEF) Excellence Awards 2015, further enhancing its reputation as a world leader in Carrier Ethernet service provision.
The MEF’s annual awards recognize excellence and leadership in the development, marketing and delivery of Carrier Ethernet retail and wholesale services. The judging panel was comprised of senior analysts from independent research firms including IDC, Infonetics, Vertical Systems, Gartner, Frost & Sullivan, and Ovum.
PCCW Global is a leading service provider and has established structured interconnect relationships with a large list of local and regional service providers to extend its pre-existing robust core global coverage and deliver increased value to its customers. Through the extensive deployment of its infrastructure, PCCW Global is able to deliver end-to-end managed services to nearly every corner of the globe. PCCW Global’s managed services ensure guaranteed bandwidth and performance, backed by rigorous SLAs, and monitored 24x7 by Global Service Operating Centers (GSOC) positioned in various time zones. PCCW Global invests a great deal of time and resource to guarantee its customers reliable end-to-end connectivity and a resilient service environment which enables them to achieve business goals efficiently and effectively.
MEF is a global industry alliance comprising more than 220 organizations. These include telecoms service providers, multiple cable-system operators, network equipment vendors, software manufacturers, semiconductor vendors and testing entities. While many organizations offer isolated solutions to isolated challenges, MEF is the only organization in the SDO (Standard Defining Organizations) landscape that offers a multi-carrier/inter-carrier framework, namely LSO, enabling a streamlined and simple realization of NNIs. This award recognizes PCCW Global’s capabilities to integrate multiple elements into an end-to-end orchestrated solution.
Mr. Nan Chen, President of the MEF, congratulated PCCW Global on its outstanding contribution to the industry and recognized commitment to delivering innovative Carrier Ethernet solutions to customers throughout the world.
Mr. Marc Halbfinger, Chief Executive Officer of PCCW Global, said, “We are grateful to the MEF for this prestigious award which recognizes PCCW Global’s world leading Carrier Ethernet capabilities”. - Read More>>