Sea Fibre Networks



Sea Fibre Networks

February 18, 2013 05:10 ET

Sea Fibre Networks Expand C-Fibre Solution to Frankfurt

Carrier-Neutral Sub-Sea Operator Opens Fibre Gateway to the Finance Capital of Europe

DUBLIN, IRELAND--(Marketwire - Feb. 18, 2013) - Sea Fibre Networks (SFN), owner and operator of Europe's most advanced sub-sea telecoms network, CeltixConnect, today announced an expansion of their C-Fibre portfolio from the greater Dublin area to Frankfurt via, London. The carrier-neutral fibre provider now offers an end-to-end fibre solution from Dublin to Frankfurt, which supplies 35% of European Internet traffic.

Having reached an all time peak of 2.4 terabits per second on January 20th 2013, the Frankfurt Internet Exchange, DE-CIX, is one of the leading Exchanges for Central and Eastern Europe. DE-CIX data centre partners including Telehouse, Equinix, Interxion and Level3 making Frankfurt a strategic and highly secure location within Europe's largest national economy for international corporations with requirements for a well-connected point of presence.

Designed to provide internet-based multinationals and European traders with ultra-low-latency data connectivity, this strategic link leverages SFN's alliance of Service Provider Partners under one, industry leading Service Level Agreement. Connecting Ireland to Frankfurt enables top multinationals and providers the ability to offer their customers the most modern fibre route to one of the strongest economic hubs of Europe. Frankfurt is home to Europe's largest commercial banks including the European Central Bank and Germany's Bundesbank. High frequency trading is an important factor in this market that is driven by sophisticated technology that Sea Fibre Networks deliver.

Diane Hodnett, Sea Fibre Networks' CEO, said; "I am delighted to announce that SFN now services Europe's major finance hub. This new route is key to the expansion plans of Sea Fibre Networks as it looks to create various strategic links across Europe. SFN now connects Dublin, London, Amsterdam and Frankfurt and upon completion of FastnetConnect, will connect Paris on dedicated diverse fibre."

About Sea Fibre Networks

Sea Fibre Networks is a carrier neutral, sub-sea telecoms provider. The company is owner and operator of CeltixConnect, Europe's most advanced sub-sea telecoms network. Sea Fibre Networks delivers the innovation and flexibility businesses need to stay ahead in the market place. It provides network solutions tailored to specific needs with the most efficient service. All products are supported by industry leading Service Level Agreements (SLA's). These are further enhanced with proactive management and monitoring of the sub-sea cable system.

Information about Sea Fibre Networks can be found at www.seafibre.com.

Contact Information

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    Sarah Cunningham
    Marketing Executive
    +353 1 6624399
    www.seafibre.com