UAE’s Arc & DCConnect unite to deliver on-demand connectivity in Middle East

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Dubai-based provider of integrated networking solutions, Arc Solutions has signed an agreement with Hong Kong-based leading APAC on-demand connectivity, data center, and cloud provider, DCConnect in order to deliver on-demand connectivity across the Middle East region.

Arc joins DCConnect’s ecosystem of more than 1,000 points of presence (PoPs) globally and is presenting its services via DCConnect’s global platform.

According to the company statement, DCConnect expands its reach in the Middle East through Arc’s terrestrial and low latency network while Arc integrates its services into DCConnect’s platform for full end-to-end automated service delivery.

DCConnect offers two-way inter-carrier software-defined network (SDN) orchestration through API integration, as well as a data center interconnection (DCI) marketplace.

Mahesh Jaishankar
Mahesh Jaishankar
CEO – Arc

“It is exciting to see connectivity to key digital hubs in the Middle East offered on-demand to users across the globe. Together with DCConnect, we’re making it simple, efficient, and fast to connect across the region and roll out applications and services. We share a vision for friction-free connectivity delivered via the web or API with no barriers between networks. DCConnect’s orchestration capabilities mean that users can build the networks they need with a model that puts them in control of their services. We are looking forward to working together and delivering world-class networking for customers around the world.”

The partnership with DCConnect allows Arc and its customers to reach out to over 1,000 data centres and major public cloud players across Europe, North America, and APAC with its advanced SDN technology.

“Our partnership with Arc enables more organizations to experience our platform and see how simple it can be to connect and grow across the globe. This is a win-win for both of our businesses, and I look forward to growing together with Arc,” said Mr. Henry Lam, CEO of DCConnect.

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