HAVI Extends European Network Agreement with Global Cloud Xchange
Hybrid Network Solution enables HAVI to innovate,
optimize and manage supply chains of leading global brands
Neu-Isenburg, 05 September 2017: Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of India’s integrated telecommunications service provider Reliance Communications (RCOM), today announced the renewal for an agreement with HAVI to provide a fully-managed, end-to-end Hybrid Network Solution — connecting more than 70 of its sites across its Logistics business within Western and Eastern Europe.
“HAVI is passionate about delivering what we promise to our customers and that is why we need to make sure that the services we offer them when managing their supply chain is backed up by reliable technology solutions”, said Damian Fazackerley, Vice President, Global IT Services Management for HAVI’s Logistics Service Line. “GCX’s flexible, high-availability Managed WAN Solution and its hybrid approach of combining the company’s privately-owned Global Network with best-of-breed, third-party infrastructure, help us to serve our global customer base with improved reliability”, he added.
“Providing mission-critical networks to global logistics providers, especially those who are often dependent on high-performance and cost-effective connectivity, is what Global Cloud Xchange has been doing for more than 30 years,” said André Schadt, General Manager Central and Eastern Europe, Global Cloud Xchange. ”Our hybrid approach to infrastructure sourcing will continue to support HAVI and drive its data-based services across the complex supply chains of some of the world’s leading brands.”
Managed Hybrid Networks from GCX offer reliable and seamless end-to-end enterprise WAN communications for the agile world. Delivered as a fully-managed service, including CPE and connectivity, and irrespective of underlying technology or telecoms providers, GCX’s Managed Hybrid Networks provide high-performance, cost-effective and scalable connectivity in almost any country in the world, meeting critical enterprise networking needs and giving customers the ideal mixture of reach, value for money, service and flexibility.
About Global Cloud Xchange
Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of Reliance Communications, offers a comprehensive portfolio of solutions customized for carriers, enterprises and new media companies. GCX owns the world’s largest private undersea cable system spanning more than 68,000 route kms which, seamlessly integrated with Reliance Communications’ 200,000 route kms of domestic optic fiber backbone, provides a robust Global Service Delivery Platform. With connections to 40 key business markets worldwide spanning Asia, North America, Europe and the Middle East, GCX delivers Managed Services to more than 160 countries and offer extensive VPLS-enabled Ethernet network capabilities globally. GCX is equipped to support businesses through the deployment of next generation Enterprise solutions across its Cloud Delivery Networks.
HAVI is a global, privately owned company focused on innovating, optimizing and managing the supply chains of leading brands. Offering services in supply chain management, packaging, logistics and recycling and waste, HAVI partners with companies to address challenges big and small across the supply chain, from commodity to customer. Founded in 1974, HAVI employs more than 10,000 people and serves customers in more than 100 countries. HAVI’s supply chain services are complemented by the customer engagement services offered by affiliated company The Marketing Store. For more information, please visit HAVI.com.