McLean, VA, January 5, 2016 — GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today that Comodo, an innovator and developer of cybersecurity solutions, selected GTT to provide VPLS and IP transit services for its sites in the United States and United Kingdom.
"We were looking for a provider who could quickly migrate us to a new network solution, without impacting our customers and their services," commented Ed Giaquinto, director of Information Technology at Comodo. "We selected GTT, who deployed both VPLS and IP services for our global sites, allowing us to balance traffic from one network to another, as required. GTT's global footprint, strong industry reputation and ability to efficiently and cost-effectively deliver an integrated network solution made the company an ideal choice for us."
The network included both VPLS and IP services at each Comodo location in the U.S. and U.K. In addition, GTT implemented two GigE transatlantic links to provide diversity in the event of any network downtime.
"We are pleased that Comodo selected GTT to deliver the robust and redundant networking services that they require," said Rick Calder, GTT president and CEO. "GTT's expansive network and the built-in diversity that we were able to provide will enable Comodo to continue to deliver high-quality services to its customers as they grow globally."
Building on its deep history in SSL certificates, antivirus and endpoint security leadership, and true containment technology, Comodo delivers proven solutions to individuals and enterprises to authenticate, validate and secure their most critical information.
GTT's global Tier 1 IP network enables clients to connect to any location in the world and with any application in the cloud. Our cloud networking services provide a better way for multinational clients to reach the cloud. Clients trust us to deliver secure solutions with simplicity, speed and agility. For more information, visit www.gtt.net.
Charles Zinkowski, Comodo
Ann Rote, GTT