SunriseJune 13, 2013
Background: Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, Sunrise Communications is currently the second largest telecommunications provider in Switzerland. Their activities include a variety of landline, mobile, and Internet services. Sunrise recently launched a mobile subscription with fixed rates (flat rates) and the first nationwide mobile subscription without a phone subsidy. They also introduced the first pre-paid flat rate on the Swiss market.
I would work with TELEHOUSE again in the future and would give them the highest accolades. TELEHOUSE fulfilled all of my requirements, and more – Patrick Heeb,Account and Purchasing Manager
Challenge: Sunrise Communications consists of a network of upstream providers and peering points. The company was searching for a data center facility in an area that provided high-quality connectivity on a global platform. It also wanted to avoid too many round trip delays. By strategically placing itself in Ashburn, VA and New York, NY, Sunrise Communications was able to obtain a considerable amount of savings. Due to the evolving demands of its consumers, Sunrise Communications also maintained a set of ever-changing requirements. The company needed to find a provider who could grow with it and fulfill all of its unique requirements.
Solution: After taking into account many diverse data center options throughout the New York metro area, Sunrise Communications found what it was looking for in TELEHOUSE America. Sunrise made its decision to select TELEHOUSE based on unbeatable prices, the lowest amount of round trip delays, and the availability of the TELEHOUSE staff. The TELEHOUSE team provided Sunrise with a unique opportunity. It could utilize Global Interlink, and take advantage of the many benefits of using TELEHOUSE’s New York International Internet Exchange (NYIIX) public peering platform, New York’s longest-running and largest public Internet exchange point.
Sunrise Communications formed a strong bond with the TELEHOUSE America team. TELEHOUSE ensured there were no limits when it came to expanding Sunrise business, and they made it possible for the company to effortlessly gain connectivity across Switzerland. The debut of the IX Anywhere service, offering up to 1Gbps, global Ethernet transport solutions to the world largest international Internet exchange Points (IXP), was an immense help to Sunrise when continuing with their legacy of providing great service.
Results: By selecting TELEHOUSE America, Sunrise Communications was able to secure a one-stop supplier of everything they needed as well as attain the in-house cabling they were looking for. The company needed reliable connectivity at specific, main points, submarine cables and high-capacity waves. The convenience of connecting to TELEHOUSE America NYIIX from London was a huge differentiator for Sunrise Communications.
Conclusion: Sunrises data communications and operations are well supported by TELEHOUSE America. Smart data center engineering, an exceptional public peering platform, dedicated support, and best-in-class service have contributed to the many reasons why Sunrise Communications will continue to strengthen their relationship with TELEHOUSE America.
Patrick Heeb, Account and Purchasing Manager, Sunrise Communications, stated, I would work with TELEHOUSE again in the future and would give them the highest accolades. TELEHOUSE fulfilled all of my requirements, and more