November 10, 2017
By Rachel Ho
HONG KONG – PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, has launched the Online Cloud Connect service providing connectivity to Microsoft Azure. This is an innovative Network-as-a-Service product that extends a customer’s MPLS network service Azure and Microsoft Office 365, benefiting them by providing a service to both Microsoft which is insulated from the public Internet with improved and predictable performance and vastly reduced latency.
The Online Cloud Connect service leverages the capabilities of PCCW Global’s Software Defined Network (SDN) and is an evolution beyond traditional and existing cloud connect services in the market. Enterprises and institutions gain flexibility, scalability, reliable performance and control over their connectivity to the cloud to fit their requirements at any given time.