Frontier Communications Launches Cloud Platform

NORWALK, CT -- Frontier Communications Corporation has announced that they will expand their business services with the launch of Frontier Connect – Cloud. This new platform will leverage the breadth of Frontier’s ethernet network to provide customers a Cloud connection for highly secure, private, dedicated access from their businesses to the world’s leading third-party Cloud Service Providers. Frontier will collaborate with Equinix, a global provider of interconnection and data center services, to bring business customers a high-performing cloud service. This fully managed connectivity service satisfies the increasing demand for real-time digital interactions, cybersecurity, data sovereignty, and digital transactions when connecting users with Cloud service providers. “Frontier Connect – Cloud offers secure, reliable, scalable connectivity, to business-critical cloud services. The service is easy to deploy and flexible, regardless of business size or geographic location,” said Daniel Peiretti, Senior Vice President of Commercial Product & Marketing for Frontier Communications. “Combined with our ethernet services, Frontier® Connect – Cloud provides an on-ramp to better performing cloud applications.” “In collaboration with Equinix, Frontier brings a new standard of network performance and next-generation connectivity services to companies looking to expand their reach throughout the United States,” Peiretti continued. To ensure secure and fast Cloud application performance with lower latencies, Frontier Connect – Cloud combines the power of Software-defined networking (SDN) technology with the resiliency of the Frontier network to connect users directly, via a private connection, to the Equinix ecosystem of 100+ Cloud Service Providers,…